SHAK Makerspace

Education is one of our missions.  We offer several classes and events throughout the year.  We would love to hear from you!  

Upcoming Classes

    • 12 Jul 2017
    • 02 Oct 2019
    • 113 sessions
    • 201 W Monroe
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    Interested in learning more about the Makerspace?  Wednesday evenings are our Open House.  The public is welcome to come in, meet makers and learn more about the space. 

    • 13 Jun 2018
    • 13 Mar 2019
    • 10 sessions
    • SHAK Makerspace
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    Interested in Crafting, Sewing, other hand Artisan works?  Come and join us to share your creations, learn new skills and network with like minded folks. 


    We meet at SHAK the second Wed of the month, RSVP nice, but not required. 


    • 01 Dec 2018
    • 18 Dec 2018
    • SHAK Makerspace 210 W Munroe


    • 12 Dec 2018
    • 09 Jan 2019
    • 4 sessions
    • SHAK Makerspace
    • 4
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    SHAK is delighted to announce that we are continuing our molded CERAMICS class:  "A Ceramic Holiday"  This is a basic ceramic painting class using either glaze or acrylic paints.  Students will learn the stages of the ceramic piece and the differences between glazing your piece and using acrylic paints. Come and make some hand painted Ornaments or one of a kind Christmas gifts. Regardless of what you make, take time out of the Hustle and Bustle of the Holiday Season and Join us here at SHAK for some fun.  This is a beginners class, but all skill levels are welcome.  Classes will be held Wednesdays;  December 12th, December 19th, January 2nd, and January 9th.  Times will be from 6pm to 7:30 pm.  Price is $30 for SHAK members and $35 for non-members.  



      

    • 13 Dec 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
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     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 14 Dec 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace

    Come join us for game night 

    • 14 Dec 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    • 8
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    We are excited to continue our Derwent Inktense Watercolor classes with professional artist Lisa Muhs.  This medium combines drawing + watercolor and is great for all skill levels (ages 7 and up please)...no mess with beautiful results.  9x12 watercolor pieces completed in every class.  Each class will be held on Friday evening from 6:00-7:30pm.   The cost is only $20 for SHAK members and $25 for non members (all supplies included!) Hope to see you there w/friends and/or family members.  

     


    Class will be held on Friday, December 14. We have had a lot of interest in watercolor classes so sign up ASAP to reserve your spot in time for holiday gift giving.

    • 16 Dec 2018
    • Shak Makerspace


    • 17 Dec 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace 210 W. Monroe
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    Chainmail Jewelry: Beginners Course.  What is a weave? What is AR?  What’s with all these blasted numbers!!!

    Learn the basics of making chainmail jewelry and create a nifty stainless-steel chainmail bracelet. *

    *Bring your own pliers. (nothing fancy...just 2 sets of chain-nose pliers are all you need.)






    • 18 Dec 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
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     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 18 Dec 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
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    Monthly Membership Meeting and Carry in Dinner. 


    Bring a dish you want to share, a project you want to show off and participate in  Makerspace Member decisions.  If you would like to participate in the gift exchange bring a wrapped item you made to exchange.  

    Check the #membershipMeetings  channel in Slack a few days before for a full agenda

    • 19 Dec 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace 210 W Monroe


    Making Gift Tags or Cards

       We will provide some supplies you can make either gift tags or cards.  Also a great time to take a tour and learn more about what we have to offer.  

    • 20 Dec 2018
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
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     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 21 Dec 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    • 10
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    Professional artist Lisa Muhs is adding an acrylic painting class to her pallet here at SHAK Makerspace.  Lisa is an awesome teacher and makes painting simple for all skill levels.(ages 7 and up please)....   Students will take home completed paintings in every class. Class will be held on Friday evening from 6:00-7:30pm.   The cost is only $20 for SHAK members and $25 for non members (all supplies included!) Hope to see you there w/friends and/or family members.  

     


    Class will be held on Friday, December 21. We have had a lot of interest in painting classes so sign up ASAP to reserve your spot in time for holiday gift giving and great family fun.

    • 25 Dec 2018


    • 01 Jan 2019


    • 03 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 07 Jan 2019
    • 28 Jan 2019
    • 4 sessions
    • SHAK Makerspace
    • 5
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    SHAK is delighted to announce that we are continuing our molded CERAMICS class:  and this time we are adding a daytime class!!! This is a basic ceramic painting class using either glaze or acrylic paints.  Students will learn the stages of the ceramic piece and the differences between glazing your piece and using acrylic paints. Come and make some hand painted, one of a kind items to use as gifts or keep for yourself.Image result for ceramic strawberry shortcake Regardless of what you make, take a break from the holiday  Hustle and Bustle of the and Join us here at SHAK for some fun.  This is a beginners class, but all skill levels are welcome.  Classes will be held on four Mondays;  January 7th, January 14th, January 21st, and January 28th.  Times will be from 1 to 2:30 pm.  Price is $30 for SHAK members and $35 for non-members.  



      

    • 08 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 10 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 15 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 17 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 22 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 24 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 29 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 31 Jan 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 05 Feb 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



    • 07 Feb 2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SHAK Makerspace
    Register

     Member Sponsored FTC Robotics Competition team for kids in 7th - 12th grade (or equivalent)


    Meetings/Work sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more. 



Past events

11 Dec 2018 December Board Meeting
11 Dec 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
10 Dec 2018 Make and Take-Christmas Ornaments
09 Dec 2018 Expansion Work Day
07 Dec 2018 Movie Night
06 Dec 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
04 Dec 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
02 Dec 2018 Expansion Work Day
01 Dec 2018 Makerspace Maintenance Session -Expansion Prep
30 Nov 2018 Watercolor Painting/ Derwent Inktense
29 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
28 Nov 2018 Post Day of Giving Cleanup
27 Nov 2018 November Coder Dojo
27 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
27 Nov 2018 Day of Giving (back)
26 Nov 2018 Day of Giving Back Prep
22 Nov 2018 thanksgiving
20 Nov 2018 CoderDojo Planning Meeting
20 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
18 Nov 2018 Members Carry In Dinner and Membership Meeting
16 Nov 2018 Watercolor Painting/ Derwent Inktense
15 Nov 2018 Beaded Jewelry Making
15 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
14 Nov 2018 Molded Ceramics 101; "A Ceramic Holiday"
13 Nov 2018 Clay Creations 102: "Holidaze"
13 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
10 Nov 2018 Indiana Makers M3 at SHAK Makerspace
09 Nov 2018 Watercolor Painting/ Derwent Inktense
09 Nov 2018 Game Night
08 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
07 Nov 2018 Day of Giving Prep Meeting
07 Nov 2018 SHAK Membership Committee Meeting
06 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
05 Nov 2018 Cross Stitch Class
02 Nov 2018 Make and Take-Upcycle Napkin Rings
02 Nov 2018 Watercolor Painting/ Derwent Inktense
01 Nov 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
30 Oct 2018 Clay Creations 102: Coil Cornucopia
30 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
29 Oct 2018 Trunk or Treat
26 Oct 2018 Ignite Kokomo: Spread the Sparks! Fall 2018
25 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
24 Oct 2018 Pumpkin Decorating Build Along *BRING YOUR OWN PUMPKIN*
23 Oct 2018 October Coder Dojo
23 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
21 Oct 2018 Members Carry In Dinner and Membership Meeting
21 Oct 2018 SHAK Membership Committee Meeting
18 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
16 Oct 2018 CoderDojo Planning Meeting
16 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
11 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
09 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
04 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
02 Oct 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
01 Oct 2018 Knowledge Session:Making Etsy Work
29 Sep 2018 SHAK Cowtapult at Boy Scout Gathering In Jackson Morrow
27 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
26 Sep 2018 Ceramic WindChime /Clay Basics Class
25 Sep 2018 CANCELED : Wearables and Cosplay- Special Workshop
25 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
24 Sep 2018 Applications for Ignite Speakers are DUE Sept 24
23 Sep 2018 Members Carry In Dinner and Membership Meeting
22 Sep 2018 Bike repair and tuning clinic
20 Sep 2018 SHAK BOD Meeting
20 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
19 Sep 2018 Membership Committee Meeting
18 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
13 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
11 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
06 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
04 Sep 2018 Clay Creations 102
04 Sep 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
30 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
28 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
26 Aug 2018 Member Meeting and Carry in Dinner
26 Aug 2018 Membership Committee Meeting
23 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
21 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
18 Aug 2018 Foster Faith Fundraiser
16 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
14 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
13 Aug 2018 Upcycle Office Hours
11 Aug 2018 MIG Welding 101
10 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
09 Aug 2018 Ceramic WindChime /Clay Basics Class Track B
07 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
06 Aug 2018 Knowledge Session: The Art & Complexity of Fine Doll Making
04 Aug 2018 MIG Welding 101
02 Aug 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
31 Jul 2018 Ceramic WindChime /Clay Basics Class Track A
31 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
28 Jul 2018 MIG Welding 101
27 Jul 2018 MIG Welding 101 - Before the Battle of the Bots at TinMan
26 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
26 Jul 2018 MIG Welding 101
25 Jul 2018 Member Meeting
24 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
19 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
17 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
12 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
10 Jul 2018 FTC Team 11130 The RoboKatsTeam Meeting
09 Jul 2018 Upcycle Office Hours
06 Jul 2018 Art of Making 2018 Gallery Opening
30 Jun 2018 Belt Sander Racing - Day 3
30 Jun 2018 Maker City Fair - Day 3
29 Jun 2018 Belt Sander Racing - Day 2
29 Jun 2018 Maker City Fair - Day Two
28 Jun 2018 Belt Sander Racing - Day 1
28 Jun 2018 Maker City Fair- Day One
18 Jun 2018 Make & Take: Self-Watering Recycled Herb planter
14 Jun 2018 Maker City Fair Volunteer and Planning Meeting
07 Jun 2018 Maker City Fair Volunteer and Planning Meeting
04 Jun 2018 SHAK Knowledge Sessions (TBD)
03 Jun 2018 Members Make ,Meal and Marvel
31 May 2018 Maker City Fair Volunteer and Planning Meeting
24 May 2018 Maker City Fair Volunteer and Planning Meeting
21 May 2018 SHAK Make and Take - (Artist Trading Cards)
17 May 2018 Public Callout for Volunteers- Maker Fair @ Haynes Apperson
14 May 2018 'Build a long' Sessions (TBD)
13 May 2018 Maker City Book Club- BLK SHP Edition- Women Entrepreneurs
13 May 2018 BLK SHP BBQ
13 May 2018 Mom Maker Mayhem- Session 2 BLK SHP Make and Take
13 May 2018 Mom Maker Mayhem - Session 1 BLK SHP Make and Take Event
12 May 2018 Celebration of STEAM- a BLK SHP Dine, Discuss and Design Event
12 May 2018 Tony De Rose - Pixar Guest Speaker
07 May 2018 SHAK Knowledge Sessions (CNC Routers)
06 May 2018 Pollinator and Native Garden Planting
26 Apr 2018 Public Callout for Volunteers- Maker Fair @ Haynes Apperson
24 Apr 2018 Make a Cedar Wind Spinner
22 Apr 2018 Michael Hjelmeland Eagle Scout Floor Renovation Project- Replace Furniture
21 Apr 2018 Michael Hjelmeland Eagle Scout Floor Renovation Project- Pull Tile & Clean Floor
20 Apr 2018 Ignite Kokomo: Fan the Flames! Spring 2018
20 Apr 2018 Michael Hjelmeland Eagle Scout Floor Renovation Project-Move Furniture
16 Apr 2018 SHAK Make and Take - (Glossy Paper Beads)
09 Apr 2018 'Build a long' Sessions (TBD)
09 Apr 2018 SHAK Knowledge Session: First Tech Challenge Robotics
24 Mar 2018 Inappropriate Cross stitch
19 Mar 2018 SHAK Make & Take - Junk Art Journal
17 Mar 2018 Beginner Duct Tape Project
13 Mar 2018 Intro to Electronics - Basic Test Equipment
12 Mar 2018 Build Along - Glass Etching
10 Mar 2018 Cancelled:::::: Miniature Painting- Tips and Tricks from a master
06 Mar 2018 Intro to Electronics - Projects Part 3 of 3
05 Mar 2018 SHAK Knowledge Session - Natural Wood Cut & Concrete Artisan Furniture
03 Mar 2018 Kids Acrylic Painting Workshop
03 Mar 2018 Seed Starting and Transplanting with Thistle Rock Farm
27 Feb 2018 Intro to Electronics -Projects part 2 of 3
26 Feb 2018 Social Sketch
24 Feb 2018 Advanced Duct Tape Project: Wallet
22 Feb 2018 Burlap Ribbon/Wreath Class by Urban Country Girl Studio
20 Feb 2018 Intro to Electronics - Projects Part 1 of 3
19 Feb 2018 SHAK Make & Take -CoderDojo Preview
17 Feb 2018 Coptic Stitch Book Binding
17 Feb 2018 Building Woodworking Skills: Wooden Box
12 Feb 2018 Build Along - Lamps
05 Feb 2018 SHAK Knowledge Session Chris Rohaly, Green Alternatives inc.
03 Feb 2018 Acrylic Paint and Coffee/Snack Gathering
27 Jan 2018 Advanced 3D printing
24 Jan 2018 Monthly Membership Meeting
23 Jan 2018 Intro to Electronics - Soldering for Projects
20 Jan 2018 Basics of 3D printing
19 Jan 2018 Kokomo Ignite: Winter Sparks of Inspiration
16 Jan 2018 Intro to Electronics- Circuts 2
15 Jan 2018 SHAK Make and Take - (Dream Catcher)
13 Jan 2018 Mandalorian Merc Armor Build
09 Jan 2018 Intro to Electronics- Class 1
09 Jan 2018 Coder Dojo Planning Meeting
08 Jan 2018 'Build a long' Sessions (Kindness Rocks)
20 Dec 2017 Monthly Membership Meeting
18 Dec 2017 Recycled Art Make & Take
13 Dec 2017 Cricut Explore Air Intro Workshop
09 Dec 2017 Coptic Stitch Book Binding
01 Dec 2017 Craft Club Meetup
02 Nov 2017 Wood Shop Office Hours - Santa's Workshop
28 Oct 2017 Advanced 3D printing
21 Oct 2017 Recovery Party- The After the Build Celebration
21 Oct 2017 Mandalorian Merc Armor Build
13 Oct 2017 Friday the 13th Night before Kokomocon Party
07 Oct 2017 Basics of 3D printing
27 Sep 2017 SHAK Grand Re-Opening
08 Sep 2017 SHAK First Friday Events
31 Aug 2017 A Maker's Perspective- Maker City and the Kokomo Comprehensive Plan
26 Aug 2017 3D printing office Hours
21 Aug 2017 Fiber Lead Office Hours
07 Aug 2017 Fiber Lead Office Hours
04 Aug 2017 The Art of Making - Gallery Opening
04 Aug 2017 The Art of Making- Gallery Exhibition
31 Jul 2017 Shop Steward office hours
29 Jul 2017 Makerspace Maintenance Session
29 Jul 2017 SHAK Work Session
29 Jul 2017 3D printing office Hours
26 Jul 2017 SHAK Work Session
24 Jul 2017 Fiber Lead Office Hours
23 Jul 2017 SHAK Work Session
22 Jul 2017 SHAK Work Session
05 Jul 2017 Bridges Outreach Summer Slam Student Tour
24 May 2017 SHAK May Membership Meeting
08 Apr 2017 SHAK Worksessions
15 Mar 2017 SHAK Monthly Membership Meeting-Note New 6PM Start time!
05 Mar 2017 Location Move- step one.
11 Jan 2017 SHAK Board meeting
19 Dec 2016 Upholstery Basics
02 Oct 2016 Glass Mosaic Class
01 Oct 2016 Beginning Stained Glass
27 Aug 2016 Basics of 3D Printing
13 Aug 2016 Electronic Soldering Basics
06 Aug 2016 555 Electronic Circuits
13 Jul 2016 Explorer Post Open House
19 May 2016 Test Event
30 Apr 2016 Soldering Basics
30 Apr 2016 Glass Mosiac Table Top
26 Mar 2016 Soap Making Workshop
20 Mar 2016 Basket Weaving Holiday Special : Easter Basket
20 Mar 2016 Introduction to Fiber Dying
20 Mar 2016 First Community Garden Build and Plan Session
19 Mar 2016 Seed Start and Swap
29 Feb 2016 GRAND OPENING PARTY
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Send us and email at info@shakmakerspace.org

Address: 210 W Monroe St, Kokomo, Indiana 46901

Phone: (765) 865-8701

Email: info@shakmakerspace.com

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