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November 2019

Creativity Walkshops: Tour of UMN Equine Center

November 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Magrath Library, 1984 Buford Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108 United States
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Join our monthly Creativity Walkshops! De-stress while we explore campus and let nature spark our creativity. (No artistic skill required!) Meet at the Magrath Library service desk at noon. November 7 - Equine Center - Join Magrath Library staff for short nature walk around campus as a method of relaxation and learning. We will learn about the state-of-the-art equine center on the St. Paul campus! This walkshop will be led by Sue Loly, Dudley Barn and Events Manager. Register now

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Bookbinding: Twig Journal

November 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bio-Medical Library Makerspace, 314 Diehl Hall, 505 Essex Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0334 United States
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Free

Learn how to make a simple nature-inspired journal that you can use for sketching, journaling, or even class notes! Register now

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What is the Makerspace?

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bio-Medical Library Makerspace, 314 Diehl Hall, 505 Essex Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0334 United States
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Free

Come by for a quick tour of the Bio-Medical Library Makerspace. We'll talk about what the Makerspace is, what tools we have and how you can use them. Register now

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Podcasting 101

November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Walter Library Breakerspace, Room 204D, 117 Pleasant St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Learn the basics of podcasting using equipment available at the SMART Learning Commons desk and free audio software. No experience necessary. All are welcome. Register now

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Introduction to 3D Printing

November 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bio-Medical Library Makerspace, 314 Diehl Hall, 505 Essex Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0334 United States
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Free

So you've heard about the things you can do with 3D printing, but aren't sure what it is or where to start? This free workshop at the Bio-Medical Library Makerspace is for you. We'll go over the basics of how the 3D printers work, how to use them, how you make and find things to print. Finally, we'll do some real printing! This session is oriented towards beginners with little to no experience with 3D design or printing, but all…

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Bullet Journal Meet-Up

November 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Walter Library Breakerspace, Room 204D, 117 Pleasant St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Join us in the Breakerspace for a meet-up to start a bullet journal, or continue working on your in-progress bullet journal. Theme ideas will be available, and basic supplies will be on hand. Bring your own journal, or make a mini-journal using materials in the space. Drop in anytime. Register now

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Intro to Hand Lettering

November 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bio-Medical Library Makerspace, 314 Diehl Hall, 505 Essex Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0334 United States
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Free

Learn to create beautiful calligraphy and script! Using basic markers and some calligraphy techniques, learn a variety of hand lettering techniques to spruce up your notes, planner, or anything else you write! No prior experience required, and materials will be provided. Register now

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Avocarve: Avocado Seed Carving

November 13 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Walter Library Breakerspace, Room 204D, 117 Pleasant St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Learn to carve avocado seeds into delightful pieces of art! All supplies, including an avocado seed, will be provided. Feel free to bring clean avocado seeds if you have them! Register now

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Queer Sewing Circle

November 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Walter Library Breakerspace, Room 204D, 117 Pleasant St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

The Queer Sewing Circle is an open social sewing hour for LGBTQIA+ students interested in any type of sewing or textile art! This workshop is guest-hosted by Charlie Breslin. All levels of experience, all types of work, and all types of folks are welcome! Register now

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Workshop: Story Maps 101: Visual Storytelling with Maps

November 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wilson Library Room S30C, 309 19th Avenue S
Minneapolis, 55455 United States
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This two-hour workshop guides participants through the process of telling stories with maps using the Esri Story Map platform. A discussion about best practices in visual storytelling will precede a step-by-step tutorial on creating your own Esri Story Map. This workshop is co-sponsored by DASH. Register now

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Programming & Pizza

November 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Wilson Research Collaboration Studio, 309 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Join DASH on November 15 for Programming & Pizza – Research Programming Consultations Served with a Slice. Register now Friday, November 15 12:00-1:00 pm Wilson Research Collaboration Studio, (first floor, Wilson Library) Do you have an idea for a web design project but need a little technical guidance? Want to experiment with scripting in R or Python? Curious about Git or GitHub? Want advice about how to create an map using GIS? Perhaps you don’t even know what you don’t…

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Podcasting 102

November 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Walter Library Breakerspace, Room 204D, 117 Pleasant St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Get a quick refresher of the content covered in Podcasting 101 before moving on to more in-depth discussion of audio editing and techniques. No experience necessary. All are welcome. Register now

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Workshop: Desktop GIS 101: Analyzing Data and Creating Maps Using ArcGIS Desktop

November 19 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wilson Library Room S30C, 309 19th Avenue S
Minneapolis, 55455 United States
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This seven-hour workshop introduces participants to using a geographic information system (GIS) to analyze data and create maps. Through a combination of presentations and hands-on exercises, participants will learn basic GIS concepts and the fundamentals of spatial analysis. If you are brand new to GIS, Mapping 101 is a better workshop to get started. Esri ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap) - ArcGIS Desktop is the most widely used desktop GIS software at the University. All students, faculty and staff at the University of…

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Toni Morrison Tribute

November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Elmer L. Andersen Library, Room 120, 222 21st Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN, 55455 United States
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Free

Join University professors and Twin Cities writers in celebrating the work of the late Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize-winning novelist and essayist. University Professors Zenzele Isoke (GWSS), Terrion Williamson (AAAS), and Professor Emeritus John S. Wright (AAAS/English) — as well as writers Dr. Taiyon J. Coleman (St. Catherine University) and Chaun Webster — will share their thoughts about the author of The Bluest Eye, Song of Solomon, and Pulitzer Prize-winning Beloved. University students will read excerpts from Morrison's work. Select archival…

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furious beautiful zines

November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Walter Library Breakerspace, Room 204D, 117 Pleasant St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

drop in, learn what a zine is, and make one of your own to share with the world (or just your cat)! this workshop is guest-hosted by jimmy cooper. questions etc. go to furiousbeautiful@gmail.com! all are welcome. Register now

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Sticker Making with the Cricut Maker and Roland Vinyl Cutter

November 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bio-Medical Library Makerspace, 314 Diehl Hall, 505 Essex Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0334 United States
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Learn how to make stickers using a Cricut Maker or Roland Vinyl Cutter! This workshop will introduce you to sticker making using both paper and vinyl. Register now

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