Operating Hours: Tues: 5pm-9pm / Wed: CLOSED / Thurs-Sat: 10am-9pm / Sun: 10am-6pm / Mon: CLOSED

EMPOWERING FUTURES: Celebrating our 5th Year Anniversary

A Discussion on the Future of STEM with parents, educators, school administrators, and legislators

Friday, April 19th, 2024
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Make'N'Able

Hartford-area youth 14-18 learn to 3D print, build, and deliver prosthetic hands to people in need. 

Program Starts March 7th

Game Design For Girls

Girls aged 14-17 will build new skills and creative thinking while exploring game development.

Program Starts March 27th

TIG Welding Basics

Learn the basics of TIG Welding plus some tips & tricks that will give you the best results.

Saturdays In March & April

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On Our Most Popular Membership Plans

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In The News

Notorious Motorsports: I Learned To Weld At MakerspaceCT

After attending welding classes at MakerspaceCT, Notorious Motorsport invested in equipment and are now welding custom piping and building stock, high-performance, and race engines to the highest tolerances possible.

Expanding Manufacturing Capacity For E-Bikes Made In CT

Spark Cycleworks learned enough at MakerspaceCT to gain the confidence to purchase an entire TIG set up for their facility and get going on design. They are now pushing even further beyond “one-off customs” and have started prototyping full frames in house.

MakerspaceCT featured on “Meet the Manufacturers” Podcast

Devra Sisitsky, Founder and Executive Director and Mark Colbert, Operations and Development Manager, spoke about our background and history, and our efforts to provide education as a stepping stone to professions in manufacturing.

The headquarters for the Maker Movement in Connecticut. 

Our mission is to positively impact lives by enabling access, innovation, and education.
Location: 960 Main St, Hartford, CT
Main Entrance: 36 Talcott St, Hartford (Directions)

Operating Hours:

Tues: 5pm-9pm / Wed: CLOSED / Thurs: 10am-9pm / Fri: 10am-9pm / Sat: 10am-9pm / Sun: 10am-6pm / Mon: CLOSED

IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER: Check our website or Facebook and Twitter for possible changes to our hours of operation.

MakerspaceCT is a program of McEIVR, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit.

 

Holiday schedule:

Tues, July 4, 2023: CLOSED
Wed, Nov 22, 2023: Closing at 5:00 p.m.
Thu, Nov 23, 2023: CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING
Sun, Dec 24, 2023: Closing at 5:00 p.m.
Mon, Dec 25, 2023: CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS
Sun, Dec 31, 2023: Closing at 5:00 p.m.
Mon, Jan 1, 2024: CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR’S DAY

 

Thank You To Our Sponsors, Grantors and Donors:

CBIA
CohnReznickLLP
The Connecticut Science Center
CONNSTEP
DRT Aerospace
Ensworth Charitable Foundation
Fuss & O’Neill
Gawlicki Family Foundation
City of Hartford
The Hartford Firefighters Union, I.A.F.F. Local 760
HUGE Battlebots
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
Justice Education Center, Inc.
Knox Foundation
Liberty Bank

Mark Summers
McChord Foundation
Mortensen Foundation
National Center for Next Generation Manufacturing
The Office of Manufacturing-State of Connecticut
Petit Family Foundation
Pullman & Comley, LLC
Pue, Chick, Leibowitz & Blezard, LLC
ReadyCT
The Rutledge Family Foundation
Slalom
Stanley Black & Decker
Trident Machine Tools
Wellstone Insurance