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Getting Started as a Maker $39 per classFrom $39 per visit with Getting Started as a Maker Family Pass passPurchase required to enroll

Everyone has to start their maker journey somewhere. This class is a good launching point for anyone new to making and is especially great for those who would describe themselves as being "mildly terrified" of the workshop equipment. The mere fact that you are reading this now means you have the curiosity needed to be successful as a maker.

Getting Started with 3D Printing $39 per classFrom $25 per visit with Getting Started with 3D Printing + 2 3D Print Studio Passes passPurchase required to enroll

Get started with the wonders of 3D printing. Even if you’ve never touched a 3D printer, you will walk out of this class with a 3D printed object of your own design. This class isn’t just for beginners, though. Intermediate users will get to take their skills to the next level when we look at their own projects and discuss strategies for how to design and print them successfully.

Maker Lab: 3D Printing Studio $25 per classFrom $25 per visit with Getting Started with 3D Printing + 2 3D Print Studio Passes passPurchase required to enroll

Maker Lab: 3D Printing Studio is an ideal evening to come down to the makerspace and practice making cool things go 3D. Project Mentorship will be freely available!

Laser 101 $45 per classFrom $30 per visit with Laser 101 + Two Laser Studio Passes passPurchase required to enroll

Laser beams aren’t just for tormenting cats anymore. Learn to use Catylator’s Universal VLS 4.60 Laser Cutter and Engraver to create custom designs in glass, paper, wood, and metal. This class covers the complete workflow from setting up the digital data file through processing materials on the laser cutter.

Maker Lab: Laser Studio $30 per classFrom $30 per visit with Laser 101 + Two Laser Studio Passes passPurchase required to enroll

Maker Lab: Laser Studio Time is an ideal evening to come down to the makerspace and practice lasering. Project Mentorship will be freely available!

WordPress 101 $140Purchase required to enroll

What would you do with a website? Launch a business? Share your art with the world? Keep in touch with family? Promote your non-profit organization? The possibilities are endless! In this class you will set up and design your own self-hosted WordPress website. With WordPress, if you can use email, you can build a website.

Girl Scout Workshop: Design and 3D Print Jewelry $30 per appointmentPurchase required to enroll

Explore 3D designing by 3D printing pendants, symbols and fun shapes.
Workshop: 2.5 hours

Girl Scout Workshop: Enabling the Future.org $30 per appointmentPurchase required to enroll

Learn about STEM and how technology can benefit others! Build 3D printed prosthetic hands for donation to the project e-NABLE charity.
Workshop: 2.5 hours

Girl Scout Workshop: Laser 101 $35 per appointmentPurchase required to enroll

Learn to design and operate a laser cutter to make beautiful objects.
Workshop: 2.5 hours

Girl Scout Workshop: Tech & Textiles DIY $30 per appointmentPurchase required to enroll

Bring textiles, sewing and electronics together to make simple, wearable circuits!
Workshop: 2.5 hours

Design and Making Event for Non-Profit Group

A special event offered to Non-profit groups to get access to and learn about design and using the tools of the makerspace.

Easy Sewing $40 per classPurchase required to enroll

"If I just knew how to sew, I could..." Have these words every come out of your mouth? Here's your opportunity to turn them around. We have opportunities available to get started in sewing and put you on a path toward making all sorts of textile-based household projects, such as curtains, pillows, stuffed toys, kitchen decor, and clothing.

Laser Class - Private Lesson $50 per classPurchase required to enroll

Laser 101 class - private lesson

School Librarian Maker Training Event

Private Training Event for School Librarians. Please call Catylator Makerspace if you would like to schedule an event for your school staff.

Amazing Wonder Workshop Birthday Party $30 per appointmentPurchase required to enroll

Unleash your kids' sense of awe and let it bubble over in Catylator's Amazing Wonder Workshop. Have a blast, get engaged in hands-on creating real things and have awesome fun together!

Amazing Wonder Workshop School Field Trip

Experience the awesome magic and ignite your students' sense of wonder with a School Field Trip to Catylator Makerspace.

SilverSat Team Meeting

SilverSat immerses Silver Spring youth in real-world engineering by taking on a timely and difficult engineering challenge: to design, build, launch and operate a satellite in Earth orbit. The satellite we build will belong to a class of satellites called CubeSats.

Satellites 101 Workshop

Get hands-on with exploring what satellites are and engage in learning and making by building a satellite-themed project in this sponsored workshop.

Private Sewing Lesson

"If I just knew how to sew, I could..." Have these words every come out of your mouth? Here's your opportunity to turn them around. We can offer you customized private sewing lessons to put you on a path toward making all sorts of textile-based projects.

Private 3D Printing Class and Consultation $50 per classPurchase required to enroll

Are you already advanced with 3D design and want to go deep with 3D printing? This one-on-one session will give you an opportunity to get all your questions answered!

Signs of Science

Signs convey powerful messages....make yours look great! Get ready for the March for Science by making your own sign at Catylator

Maker Labs: Arduino Club $20 per classPurchase required to enroll

Curious about the world of Arduindo and want a safe. welcoming and supportive environment to get started, practice and get your questions answered? Our Maker Labs: Arduino Club is a monthly meeting where we can come together, learn and develop our Arduino skills together.

Soldering on Saturdays $39 per classPurchase required to enroll

Curious about soldering? Learn how to solder wires and electronic components following our easy 5 step method.