Electric City Creative


Electric City CreativeNOW OPEN!

What: A reimagined and expanded Jonathan Gambrell Teen Room gives access to create, collaborate, and learn with design, technology, and artistic resources at Anderson Main Library.

Features: 3Doodler pens, 4k Ultra HD TV, Adobe Creative Cloud, Apple iMac, button maker, color printer and scanner, crochet needles, Google Cardboard, laminator, magnet maker, Perler beads, Playstation VR, Pyle Pro microphones, sewing and quilting machine, sticker maker, video game consoles, vinyl cutter, and more!

Training is available with our staff by appointment or at designated sessions. Some software tutorials available via Universal Class online.

Hours:
Monday: 10 am-12 pm by appointment
Tuesday: Teen programs only
Wednesday: 3-6 pm by appointment
Thursday: 3-6 pm

See the calendar below or Weekly Meetings page for an updated schedule.

Before You Create: Free to use for individuals ages 12+ with signed ECC User Agreement (for some features). There is no cost to use tools or features, however some require purchase of consumable materials (e.g., vinyl, filament, beads, yarn). Users may supply their own material only with staff approval. Contact for specifics.

For questions, reservations, or tours, please email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or call (864) 260-4500 x.114

Apr
25
Thu
Cancelled: Adobe Creative Cloud Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cancelled: Adobe Creative Cloud Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use Adobe Creative Cloud software to edit your photos, videos and more with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Classes limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration Required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

May
2
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

May
6
Mon
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sewing Machine Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a Brother sewing machine with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

May
9
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

May
11
Sat
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x.114.

May
14
Tue
Art Bots @ Anderson Main Library
May 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art Bots @ Anderson Main Library

Create your own robot artist using magnets, circuits, and creativity. All materials provided. Ages 12-18.

Registration required: email teens@andersonlibrary.org or call 260-4500 x126.

May
15
Wed
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a Silhouette Cameo 3 vinyl cutter with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

May
16
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

May
23
Thu
Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Reality Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use Google Cardboard or a PlayStation 4 to experience virtual reality with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class size limited, registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

Ages 12+.