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Register: Build a Synthesizer at The Rivet Discovery Space

The Rivet is a new community workshop and makerspace that will open in Summer 2019 at Discovery Space thanks to support from the Centre Foundation Centre Inspires grant and community members. While renovations are on-going, The Rivet staff and volunteers are hosting hands-on workshops for teens, adults and families in Discovery Space’s current classroom. Visit TheRivet.org for more information and to register.

Build a Synthesizer Workshop

WHEN: March 7th from 6-9pm. Register at TheRivet.org by March 5th

WHAT: Whether it’s your favorite pop-hit or a song from your NES, digital synthesis is used in many places for music. In this course, you will have a brief introduction to music synthesis, then build your own basic synthesizer to take home.

WHO: Open to all ages, but best for 15 years+. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.

WHERE: Discovery Space, 1224 N Atherton Street, State College

COST: $50


Other Programs:

Basic Hand Tools Skill-Building Course FREE
WHEN: March 10th from 6-7:30pm. Register at TheRivet.org by March 9th
WHAT: By the end of this session, you will be able to correctly use hand tools and power tools for basic applications. Tools that will be covered: hammers, measuring tapes, screwdrivers, squares, hand saws, miter boxes, pliers, wrenches, power drills, circular saws, wood glue, sand paper.
WHO: Open to all ages. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
WHERE: Discovery Space
COST: FREE

Carpentry: A Discussion FREE
WHEN: March 10th from 8-9:30pm. Register at TheRivet.org by March 9th
WHAT: A professional carpenter will host an informal discussion on dos and don'ts for first time woodworkers. Participants will learn to identify types of woods and finishes, source materials cheaply and sustainably, and how to choose the best options for your individual projects.
WHO: Open to all ages. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
WHERE: Discovery Space
COST: FREE

Dates: 02/19/2019 - 03/09/2019
Start Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Discovery Space
Address: 1224 N Atherton, State College, PA, 16803 (map)
Website: http://TheRivet.org
Email: [email protected]
 
Occurs: Ongoing from February 19th to March 9th 2019 at 6:00 pm
Every:
  • - Sunday
  • - Monday
  • - Tuesday
  • - Wednesday

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