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Screw City Rocketry ClubCLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 6:30 PM


Screw City Rocketry is a chapter of the National Association of Rocketry (NAR). The Club is dedicated to the exciting and interesting hobby of Amateur Rocketry.

Contact us for information on joining the club.

Cost: FREE
Open HouseCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 7:00 PM


Come check out the MakerSpace – tour our facility, get familiarized with the equipment available to members and see everything we've got to offer!

Note: In order to maintain "social distancing" requirements to ensure the safety of our members and visitors, attendance is limited and registration is required. Masks are required. Tours will begin EXACTLY at the indicated time; please do not be late. Thank you for your understanding!
Cost: FREE
Open HouseCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 7:30 PM


Come check out the MakerSpace – tour our facility, get familiarized with the equipment available to members and see everything we've got to offer!

Note: In order to maintain "social distancing" requirements to ensure the safety of our members and visitors, attendance is limited and registration is required. Masks are required. Tours will begin EXACTLY at the indicated time; please do not be late. Thank you for your understanding!
Cost: FREE
Intro to Laser Cutting/EngravingCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:00 PM


This presentation will be a brief introduction to using the 150-watt laser cutter/engraver at Rockford MakerSpace, and will include a very brief overview of vector-based drawing programs and the laser hardware itself. Each attendee will take home a laser-cut/engraved souvenir. The presentation should last about one to two hours.

This presentation is FREE TO MEMBERS of Rockford MakerSpace.

Note that Rockford MakerSpace membership is NOT required to attend this presentation, or to use the laser cutter/engraver during this event, but membership IS required to do so outside of this presentation. Please see our wiki for membership information.

Please note that face masks are required.
Cost: $5.00 (non-members) / FREE for members
Basic Glass Etching WorkshopCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 2:00 PM


Learn to use etching cream to apply simple designs to glass.

We will be using our vinyl cutter to create stencils, then using glass etching cream to etch the glass. Attendees will take home the etched glass item they create, chosen from many pre-existing designs available. All materials will be provided.

We also offer an Intro to Vinyl Cutting workshop where you can learn how to create your own designs for etching future projects!

During your visit, take a brief tour of our facility so you can see all the other things we have to offer, such as our 150-watt laser cutter/engraver, 3D printers, woodshop, CNC mill, electronics lab, screen printing, crafting ... and more!

Please note that face masks are required.
Cost: $10.00 (non-members) / $5.00 (members)
Open HouseCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 1:30 PM


Come check out the MakerSpace – tour our facility, get familiarized with the equipment available to members and see everything we've got to offer!

Note: In order to maintain "social distancing" requirements to ensure the safety of our members and visitors, attendance is limited and registration is required. Masks are required. Tours will begin EXACTLY at the indicated time; please do not be late. Thank you for your understanding!
Cost: FREE
Open HouseCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 2:00 PM


Come check out the MakerSpace – tour our facility, get familiarized with the equipment available to members and see everything we've got to offer!

Note: In order to maintain "social distancing" requirements to ensure the safety of our members and visitors, attendance is limited and registration is required. Masks are required. Tours will begin EXACTLY at the indicated time; please do not be late. Thank you for your understanding!
Cost: FREE
Open HouseCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 2:30 PM


Come check out the MakerSpace – tour our facility, get familiarized with the equipment available to members and see everything we've got to offer!

Note: In order to maintain "social distancing" requirements to ensure the safety of our members and visitors, attendance is limited and registration is required. Masks are required. Tours will begin EXACTLY at the indicated time; please do not be late. Thank you for your understanding!
Cost: FREE
Forging A KnifeCLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 9:00 AM


Have you ever seen 'Forged in Fire'? Well, don't just WATCH it -- why not DO IT?

Attendees will make their very own knife, harden and temper it.

This workshop will be presented by the experienced and talented Dennis Neubauer, who is widely known for his forging workshops.

We will begin at 9am. The ending time is scheduled for 5pm, but we expect to finish earlier.

We will be working with hot metal; attendees should dress appropriately. Leather gloves and apron are not required, but you may bring them if you have them available and wish to do so. We have a limited quantity of safety glasses and hearing protection available; attendees may bring their own if they wish.

Face masks are required.

Cost: $45.00 (non-members) / $20.00 (members)
Screw City Rocketry ClubCLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 6:30 PM


Screw City Rocketry is a chapter of the National Association of Rocketry (NAR). The Club is dedicated to the exciting and interesting hobby of Amateur Rocketry.

Contact us for information on joining the club.

Cost: FREE

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