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
- 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