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Calling all Makers, Artists, Hobbyists, Tinkerers, Scientists, & More!

All are invited to the Chapel Hill Maker Convening:
Saturday, January 28 
9:30 am 
UNC Kenan Science Library

G301 Venable Hall Ground Floor
UNC Campus

The event will bring together local makers, artists, scientists, hobbyists, musicians, educators and community members to discuss the local maker movement and encourage public input in the planning of a Chapel Hill Maker Faire (tentatively planned for Fall 2017).

Anyone interested is welcome to participate in this event. Light refreshments will be served.

Tours of the three
UNC makerspaces will be included for attendees interested in learning more about the maker movement and campus maker resources.

To RSVP, see the event agenda, get directions to Kenan Science Library & parking information:

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