Memorial Hall Library's Makerspace programs focus on hands-on
learning, technology, creativity, and idea sharing. Find a new
way to keep busy in The Beehive!
"Bee Busy" in The Beehive
- Do you like to make things?
- Do you want to learn more about
technology and library-related
- Do you enjoy art, crafts,
writing, or photography?
- Do you want to meet new people
and try new things?
The Beehive events will
encourage learning, thinking, and trying
new things including: technology
sessions, author visits, hands-on
crafts, and other activities.
The Beehive will move around
depending on the space needs of the
The Beehive calendar
for the list of upcoming events. Some
events require registration.
Wednesday, August 20, 10-11 am or 3-4 pm
This class is designed for adults and children to work in pairs.
Children can bring a favorite adult and learn some basic hand sewing
techniques. Design a simple pincushion, book mark or sachet with colorful
felt and wool. Materials provided, no sewing experience necessary.
Kids will go back to school with a new skill to pass on!
In the Activity Room.
Space is limited. Sign up both adult and child for one session at online.
Library Apps for eBooks, Movies, Learning, and more!
Wednesday, August 6 from 7-8:30 pm [register]
Get free library content anytime, anywhere, using your tablet or smartphone.
Staff librarian Curtis Wyant will demonstrate how to download and use free
apps from the library to access movies, language learning, e-books,
electronic audiobooks, and more. Feel free to bring your device.
Bring your eBook reader, USB cord, library card, and your questions for a hands-on session with Overdrive. If you use a Kindle, bring your Amazon login and password too.
- Wednesday, July 9 from 10-11:30 am
- Tuesday, July 22 from 7-8:30 pm
- Thursday, August 21 from 10-11:30 am
Compatible devices include the Barnes & Noble NOOK, Sony Reader, Apple iPhone and iPad, as well as several Android-based phones and tablets. For a complete list, visit www.overdrive.com/drc.