Welcome to Makerdale

A non-profit Maker Community and (soon) a Makerspace!

Makerdale is a non-profit organization in the Beacon/Philipstown, NY area with the goals of:

  • Creating a makerspace: a well-equipped makerspace that provides the necessary space and tools to fuel creativity and innovation.
  • Facilitating educational workshops: to learn or advance creative skills.
  • Fostering creative collaboration: for collaborative projects, mutual inspiration and support.
  • Enabling Expert-Led Instruction: Provide a venue where skilled professionals can share their expertise through paid teaching opportunities.


  • ✔ Determine interest in the area
  • ✔ Start assembling a group of interested organizers
  • ✔ Create a name, email list
  • ✔ Find places to hold events until we have our own space

To do:

  • Grow the active community through regular events
  • Obtain non-profit status
  • Find prospective places for a permanent home
  • Find the necessary support to build out the makerspace


See all upcoming events on our Eventbrite page!


Announcing the Mid-Hudson Maker Hub!

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The Mid-Hudson Maker Hub is an organization with the goals of fostering maker community and creating a makerspace to serve the wider Beacon/Philipstown/Newburgh area.

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