Stockton-San Joaquin County: Makerspace ready for unveiling at Chavez Library

From Recordnet

” Local business leaders will celebrate the completion of an upgrade and beautification project of one of the city’s libraries next week.The Leadership Stockton Class of 2017 will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Cesar Chavez Library from 5-6 p.m. June 2 , marking the end of an 11-month project aimed at bringing beauty, education, technology, resources and hope to the city.As part of the Creation and Access with Resources and Technology program, or CART, the class worked with Cesar Chavez Library to build and promote a makerspace in a former computer lab the entire community can use to improve 21st-century skills in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.The makerspace includes a variety of equipment including three 3D printers, a laser cutter, circuit machine, virtual reality equipment, video and sound editing equipment, among others, that residents may not have access to in their daily lives.”

http://www.recordnet.com/news/20170526/makerspace-ready-for-unveiling-at-chavez-library

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