Welcome To Our Makerspace

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Learn a new skill in 2024!

Our maker classes are all designed to introduce you to the technology we have in The Forge.

Come and find out! 

Forge Class Schedules


Learn About Cricut

Image of a Cricut MakerDiscover the creative possibilities of the Cricut maker with our free Cricut Demos! Then, come to our Cricut Design introductory class, where you can learn the software skills necessary to use the Cricut Maker.

We also have free demos of our laser engraver and 3D printers! Check our events calendar to register for these and other tech classes.

Note: if you attended one of Alan Bachmann's Intro to 3D Design classes and want to view the presentation slides, you can do so here.

Appointments in The Forge flyer

Have a burning question about the resources in The Forge? Need help with your next project? Want to have a one-on-one discussion with our makerspace staff? You can schedule a one-hour appointment in the Forge on select days.

Registration is required, and only one activity per appointment is recommended.

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FORGE logoDream, design, collaborate and create at The Forge

Thanks to our generous donors and CTCC, The Forge has now been open for over a year! Similar to makerspaces in our schools, our space features a laser engraver, 3-D printers, computer-controlled cutting machines, an embroidery sewing machine, electronics and a variety of specialized hand tools for crafting. 

Library patrons are welcome to register for classes. After demonstrating mastery of the equipment, they will be able to design and create their own projects. Experience isn’t required! We’ll teach you to use the equipment. The Forge offers a safe, creative space to learn, create, explore and come together with other makers.