– Monday, July 18, from 3:00-8:30 p.m. – The East Smithfield
Public Library is getting ready to unveil a major new project, the BRAND –NEW East Smithfield Public
Library Makerspace. It has been developing for quite some time and now we are excited to share it with you. A
Makerspace is a place where you can make things. It’s a place for hands-on learning with all the tools for creativity.
At our open house, you will be able to preview what equipment we have acquired and how you will be able to
learn and create things based on your own ideas. Some of the equipment includes Button Makers, Cricut Maker
3, Laminator, Dremel DigiLab 3D Printer, glue guns, laser cutter, cricut easy press, Sphero robots, 3-D doodler,
Sewing machine, and more. At the open house, you will be able to see examples of some makerspace products
such as a mug emblazoned with someone’s original design, or a personalized t-shirt.