July 20, 2019

Every Friday from 6-8pm at Spark Makerspace is our weekly Drawing Night.

A Spark member hosts the meetup and it is open to the public for Members (free) and Non-Members ($5 suggested donation)

This is an open draw with no instruction. Show up at 6pm. In order to keep thi...

July 6, 2019

Nicia with her two beautiful stained glass feathers at this weekend's workshop.

Want to make one yourself?

Sign up for the next "Feathers" workshops all offered August 3rd, (1 spot left), and also spots open for September 7th, or November 9th.

June 26, 2019

 We are so proud of our maker Melinda and her the progress she has made on her stunning Quilt. Melinda joined Spark in 2017 and has been an integral part of the Makerspace since! She is a one of our leads of Fiber Arts and teaching our Introduction to Quilting class. W...

June 15, 2019

We are so proud of our Spark Members Michael Molinari, John Scimone and Drew Gates who have invented Autodrop3d an automated extraction system. 

Excerpt below from the article about the event:

link to the article here

06/12/2019 — SPRINGFIELD — Michael Molinari...

May 2, 2019

On May 1st, the Groton Public Library donated a new Power Max II glass grinder to our Stained Glass studio. Grinders are an extremely important tool in the stained glass process, as they help pieces fit together and allow for the foil to stick to the glass. Prior to th...

April 24, 2019

In basic terms, a "makerspace" is a space where people who have similar interests can work on projects while sharing ideas, equipment, and knowledge. Spark Makerspace is a perfect example of this definition as we provide various work stations for collaborators in all f...

April 16, 2019

Spark Makerspace is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a gracious grant on behalf of Charter Oak Federal Credit Union's Community Giving Grants Program. This competitive grant program is geared towards non-profit organizations which promote economic developm...

April 11, 2019

Thanks to a generous sponsorship from Chelsea Groton Bank, Spark members will be getting access to Adobe Creative Suite. 

Members will soon be able to use Adobe Creative Suite for photo editing, video editing, and graphic design.

Thank you, Chelsea Groton Bank! 

April 11, 2019

At the end of this month, Spark Makerspace will be holding a 3D Modeling Workshop on April 27 at 1:00 -  4:00 PM. For more information about this event please click on the following: link. We have several 3D printers at Spark for any of our members to use. The 3D...

April 5, 2019

In addition to Spark's main page on Facebook, we also have a Spark community page where teachers, members, and interns may share events, materials, and their work. Users use this page to advertise events which Spark community members may be interested in, including the...