Fort Bend County Libraries’ George Memorial Library will have demonstrations and instructional sessions on the use of different online resources to design and create objects for 3D printers in May. The classes will take place in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 1001 Golfview in Richmond.
The class “Introduction to Thingiverse” will take place on Monday, May 8, beginning at 7:00 pm. The class will be repeated on Tuesday, May 9, at 10:00 am. Learn how to use this website to search for and download design files to print 3D objects.
The class “Introduction to Tinkercad” will take place on Monday, May 15, beginning at 7:00 pm. The class will be repeated on Tuesday, May 16, beginning at 10:00 am. Learn how to use this online program to create objects for 3D printing.
The classes are free and open to the public. Seating is limited, however, and reservations are required. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Events,” select “George Memorial Library,” and find the program. Participants may also register by calling the library at 281-341-2604, or by visiting the library.
For more information on 3D printers at Fort Bend County Libraries, call the library system’s Public Information Office at 281-633-4734.