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Murray Hall

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101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

January 2020

M – Open House

January 29 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Interested in the BeAM makerspaces but don’t know where to start? BeAM will be holding an Open House where you can participate in short tours and hands on activities. All are welcome to come explore this great resource on campus. No prior trainings required.

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M – Orientation

January 29 @ 5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Sewing

January 31 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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An introduction to sewing machine operation including basic sewing stitches and techniques. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Serger

January 31 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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An introduction to serger operations, covering techniques on edging, hemming, and seaming. Sewing training is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Orientation

January 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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February 2020

M – Orientation

February 1 @ 12:15 pm - 1:05 pm
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One event on January 29, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on February 1, 2020 at 12:15 pm

One event on February 2, 2020 at 12:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – 3D Printer

February 1 @ 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm
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One event on February 1, 2020 at 1:15 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Join us for 3D printing training! This one hour class covers the preparation of 3D files for printing and hands-on use of the 3D printers. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Laser Cutter

February 1 @ 2:15 pm - 3:05 pm
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One event on February 2, 2020 at 2:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This one hour training session will give you the basics and intermediate skills needed to operate our laser cutters, instructions for setting up files for the laser cutters in Adobe Illustrator, and templates for the Hanes and Murray makerspace laser cutters. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Orientation

February 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Laser Cutter

February 2 @ 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm
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One event on February 2, 2020 at 2:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This one hour training session will give you the basics and intermediate skills needed to operate our laser cutters, instructions for setting up files for the laser cutters in Adobe Illustrator, and templates for the Hanes and Murray makerspace laser cutters. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Orientation

February 3 @ 2:45 pm - 3:35 pm
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One event on February 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on February 7, 2020 at 1:30 pm

One event on February 8, 2020 at 12:15 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Laser Cutter

February 3 @ 3:45 pm - 4:35 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 9, 2020 at 2:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This one hour training session will give you the basics and intermediate skills needed to operate our laser cutters, instructions for setting up files for the laser cutters in Adobe Illustrator, and templates for the Hanes and Murray makerspace laser cutters. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Open House

February 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Interested in the BeAM makerspaces but don’t know where to start? BeAM will be holding an Open House where you can participate in short tours and hands on activities. All are welcome to come explore this great resource on campus. No prior trainings required.

Find out more »

M – Metal Shop

February 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This initial, two-hour training session will provide the basic skills needed to operate introductory Metal Working tools including metal shaping equipment, punches, shears, drill press, grinder, buffer and more. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started. Please note that these trainings can accommodate up to 4 people and are on a first come first serve basis.

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M – Orientation

February 5 @ 5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
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One event on February 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on February 7, 2020 at 1:30 pm

One event on February 8, 2020 at 12:15 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Orientation

February 7 @ 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on February 7, 2020 at 1:30 pm

One event on February 8, 2020 at 12:15 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Orientation

February 8 @ 12:15 pm - 1:05 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on February 7, 2020 at 1:30 pm

One event on February 8, 2020 at 12:15 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Sewing

February 8 @ 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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An introduction to sewing machine operation including basic sewing stitches and techniques. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Serger

February 8 @ 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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An introduction to serger operations, covering techniques on edging, hemming, and seaming. Sewing training is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Orientation

February 9 @ 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 5, 2020 at 5:00 pm

One event on February 7, 2020 at 1:30 pm

One event on February 8, 2020 at 12:15 pm

One event on February 9, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for a one hour orientation session. We will be covering safety protocols, access to the space, the BeAM training structure, and a hands-on activity. Start here, this training is required for access to the Carmichael, Hanes, and Murray Makerspaces and all additional trainings. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – Laser Cutter

February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 9, 2020 at 2:30 pm

Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This one hour training session will give you the basics and intermediate skills needed to operate our laser cutters, instructions for setting up files for the laser cutters in Adobe Illustrator, and templates for the Hanes and Murray makerspace laser cutters. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

Find out more »

M – 3D Printer

February 9 @ 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Join us for 3D printing training! This one hour class covers the preparation of 3D files for printing and hands-on use of the 3D printers. Orientation is a prerequisite for this training. This training will start promptly at the listed time. Patrons will not be admitted once the session has started.

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M – Deconstructing Oxford Sewing Series

February 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Part 1 – Off the cuff! In this class, we will focus on the sleeves of a cotton dress shirt and make a pair of new and useful things. You’ll learn a design process for upcycling and several sewing skills that will up-level your making! Attendance Cap set at 10 No registration required. First come, first serve. Training Prerequisites: Orientation and Sewing In each of these three classes, we’ll discuss upcycling and design based on existing clothing. Specifically, we’ll dissect…

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M – Deconstructing Oxford Sewing Series Pt. 2

February 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Part 2 – Hot under the collar! In this class, the focus is the collar of the cotton dress shirt. We’ll examine the design elements and “extract” and morph this shirt section into a valuable accessory. Come and learn some new sewing skills and ideas for upcycling. Thursday, Feb. 27, 5:30pm-7:30pm, Murray Hall Classroom/Main Room Attendance Cap set at 10 No registration required. First come, first serve. Training Prerequisites: Orientation and Sewing In each of these three classes, we’ll discuss…

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March 2020

M – Deconstructing Oxford Sewing Series Pt. 3

March 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Murray Hall, 101 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Sewing Series Part 3 – Makers: Boro is not boring! In this class, we’ll use the remainder of the cotton dress shirt and some denim scraps to explore Boro. We’ll create a modern version of the traditional Japanese patched and mended textile using machine sewing and hand stitching. Bring a pair of pants or a jacket to mend. Friday, Mar. 20, 5:30pm-7:30pm, Murray Hall Classroom/Main Room Attendance Cap set at 10 No registration required. First come, first serve. Training Prerequisites:…

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