STEAMcenter / Makerspace

Our STEAMcenter & Makerspace is home to most of the Club's STEAM programming.  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math).   (Please scroll to the bottom to view the current Makerspace schedule)

Our Makerspace currently has:

  • A Makerbot Replicator 3D Printer
  • A Glowforge Laser Cutter
  • A FlashForge 3d printer
  • Two 27" Surface Studio 2s
  • 13 Computer stations running Windows Multipoint Server
  • 10 Samsung 10.1" tablets
  • 2 Surface Pro 6s
  • A printer, networked to each station for members to print homework and projects
  • An Alienware/Oculus Immersive Education Virtual Reality station
  • Multiple robotics kits
  • The LittleBits Master Classroom Kit
  • Access to a wide array of power tools and hand tools
  • a 27" iMac
  • a 70" 1080 HD touch screen SmartBoard, which doubles as a security monitor for the computer stations
  • 17 Digital Cameras
  • 2 camcorders
  • 1 4K GoPro camera
  • a Celvano Digital Piano
  • 5 Yamaha Keyboards
  • 7 guitars
  • 5 Alesis Digital Drum Pads
  • Percussion Instruments
  • 2 LaunchPads
  • 1 Akai MPC Touch Music Production Center
  • A substantial and always growing D.I.Y electronics kit (arduinos, Raspberry Pi's, Breadboards, Adafruit Circuit Playgrounds, soldering tools)
  • 2 Electronics Labs
  • 12 feet of standing workbenches with cutting/measuring mats, and a power supply
  • Hundreds of titles from the Make: Library
  • Sonos Ones w/ virtual assistant
  • and more...New equipment, hardware, software, and tools are constantly arriving in our STEAMCenter

 

We offer a variety of classes and programs throughout the year such as:

 

  • 3D Printing & CAD (Computer Assisted Design)
  • Virtual Reality/Immersive Education
  • Video Game Design
  • Littlebits
  • Laser Cutting
  • App Creator
  • Netsmartz Internet Safety Course
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Digital Music Composition
  • Animation
  • Movie Making
  • Video editing
  • Robotics
  • Building with Bobby
  • Prop Design
  • Guitar Lessons
  • Piano Lessons
  • Drums and percussion lessons
  • Audio recording
  • Coding
  • and more classes are added every year!

 

STEAM & Makerspace Director

 

Bobby Ackroyd  (ext 105)

bobbyackroyd@yahoo.com