Wednesdays in the Workshop ReturnsFebruary 28, 2017
Virtual reality, anyone? Want to learn to run a sewing machine? Stargaze using VCU Libraries' telescope? Join free sessions that explore equipment and technologies. The Workshop on the lower level, James Branch Cabell Library, offers a series of free one-hour sessions. The schedule.
Wednesdays in The Workshop
All sessions 3-4 p.m.
March 1: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Demo
Experience Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Microsoft Hololens and more.
March 15: Telling Your Story with Maps
Explore tools that help you share your spatial story.
March 22: Sewing Machine Basics
Understand sewing machines and how to use them.
March 29: Intro to the Embroidery Machine
Learn how to make computer-driven stitches.
April 5: Astronomy on the Compass (held on the VCU Compass at 8pm)
View the night sky with the Workshop’s telescope to view the night sky.
April 12: Electronics Basics: Make a Contact Microphone
Learn to solder by making a mic that picks up vibrations from solid objects.
April 19: Beginning Digital Photography
Orient yourself to the DSLR camera and the basics of successful photography.
April 26: Introduction to the 360° Camera
Explore the world of spherical panorama video and still images.
May 3: Podcasting Basics
Master the best ways to record voice, edit sounds and add music.