Want to learn something new?

Check out our calendar!

  • Staff Hours - Makerspace is staffed and open for tours and new member sign-up.
  • Classes - Classes taking place in the Makerspace. Some equipment may be reserved.
  • Events - Special events, meetings, and closures. Use of loud equipment may be limited at these times.

Upcoming events

    • 12/18/2018
    • 10/13/2020
    • 20 sessions


    Would you like to learn how to use the tools in the wood shop at the MINT? This Tool Training Tuesday is wood shop training with our shop lead Jeremy Woods.

    Jeremy has vast experience in woodworking and will be here to answer any of you questions / help you with tools in the wood shop.

    Tuesday  6 - 8pm. Free for MINT members only.  No need to let us know you're coming, just show up!


    • 12/19/2018
    • 12/11/2019
    • 52 sessions


    • 12/25/2018
    • 10/20/2020
    • 20 sessions


    Would you like to learn how to use the tools in the metal shop at the MINT? This Tool Training Tuesday is metal shop training with our shop lead Jim Byrne.

    Jim is very experienced with metal working / fabrication. He can show you how to use the welder, Bridgeport, lathe, and answer any questions you have.

    Tuesday  6 - 8pm. Free for MINT members only.  No need to let us know you're coming, just show up!


    • 01/04/2019
    • 04/07/2023
    • 52 sessions


    Would you like to learn how to use the tools in the rapid prototyping lab at the MINT? This Tool Training Friday is rapid prototyping training with our shop lead Mike Woods.

    Mike has vast experience in 3D design / printing and will be here to answer any of you questions / help you with tools in the rapid prototyping shop.

    Tuesday  6 - 8pm. Free for MINT members only.  No need to let us know you're coming, just show up!


    • 01/08/2019
    • 11/03/2020
    • 20 sessions


    Would you like to learn how to use the CNC's at the MINT? This Tool Training Tuesday is CNC training with our CNC Lead Matthew Hackney.

    Matt has vast experience in CAM / CNC operation and will be here to answer any of you questions / help you with CNC.

    Tuesday  6 - 8pm. Free for MINT members only.  No need to let us know you're coming, just show up!


    • 01/15/2019
    • 04/28/2026
    • 20 sessions


    Would you like to learn how to use the tools in the jewelry lab at the MINT? This Tool Training Tuesday is jewelry lab training with our Tim Schneller from Timco Jewelers.

    Tuesday  6 - 8pm. Free for MINT members only.  No need to let us know you're coming, just show up!


    • 02/20/2019
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • 112 Quality Lane
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    Instructor: Tim Perry

    Cost:

    $30 for members

    $60 for non-members

    Date + Time: 02/20/2019 @ 6:30pm - 8:30pm


    Learn the basic techniques for operating the T.I.G. welder at the MINT. T.I.G. (Tungsten Inert Gas) welding is a lot cleaner and more precise than M.I.G. and can  be used to weld things like aluminum, steel, and stainless steel. Tim who is an expert at T.I.G. will show you how to turn on, dial in, and operate the T.I.G. welder we have.


    • 03/06/2019
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    This is a private class, and we'll need use of the wood shop, laser and maybe vinyl cutter, plus work tables. 

    • 03/18/2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Meeting of the Delta Kappa Gamma educational honor society with a tour.

    • 03/19/2019
    • 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    A joint meeting of the Vermont School Librarians' Association and the Vita-Learn Southwest regional groups.  Please, quiet tools only.  40-50 people are expected for this meeting.

    • 03/26/2019
    • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    We'll have small groups of students touring throughout the morning.  No changes to the space are needed, so all tool use is OK.

If you possess a passion for creating and making, a MINT membership is for you.

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