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January 10, 2018

Glowforge Pro

Our new 3D laser "printer" (using CNC technology) is the Glowforge Pro. It is an $8000.00 Class 4 printer capable of cutting or engraving in a variety of materials such as wood, leather, paper, plastic, acrylic, fabric, cork, Mylar, cardboard, rubber and m...

October 5, 2017

Dream, Learn & Go Big challenge...

...we won!

Thank you to the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, College of Business-Minnesota State University, Mankato and Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation for the opportunity to compete for funding provided by their...

September 25, 2017


We are building out over 5,000 square feet inside 1700 3rd Avenue to be the home of Mankato's very own makerspace!

We have a lot of work to do, but we will keep you posted on our progress and targeted opening date.

Interested in helping?

Stop by the Oct 1...

June 9, 2017

​​​​​​​The new Minnesota State Mankato Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship is looking for your ideas to
Dream, Learn and Go Big!

You are invited to participate in a community planning process on June 28 to help define and develop a shared vision for the future of...

May 30, 2017

Fix-it clinic with Rick - June 5, 12 or 19

For your wiggly, stuck or sparking broken things...just bring your broken item & Phillips screwdriver! 6:30-7:30 pm, ages 9+, $15 each session.

Make your own mallet with Joe - June 12 & 19

Reclaim HDPE plastic and old furniture...

May 4, 2017

​​We have met some incredible makers at our Meetups these past few months...both “on stage” and off. This continues to be the most inspiring part of what we do...learning what you make, how you make it and simply...getting to know you!  

(Daniel Halvorson, 3D printing p...

February 16, 2017

​​​​​​​     Another great meetup! We had a great mix of familiar faces and met more new folks as well.  We gained 6 supporting members, and you'll recognize them by their sweet t-shirts with the MMAG logo.  Thank you for your donation!

     Mark your...

February 2, 2017

Maker Meetup - February 8

6:30 - 8:00 pm  

523 S. 2nd Street, Mankato

Twin Rivers Council for the Arts/Emy Frentz Arts Guild Building

FREE and open to the public. Tell your friends!

   -The founders will give an update on our community makerspace progress.


January 25, 2017

​​​​​​1st Meetup a Success!

How do we know? It wasn't just us founders! 

We had 30 people brave the chill to learn about our progress and the basics of CNC plasmacutting. The highlight of the evening (for me, anyway) was mingling & meeting fellow makers.


December 28, 2016

2nd Wednesdays

on 2nd Street

We are starting the new year off with a new must-do.

The second Wednesday of each month you will want to join us for:

Maker Meetups 

6:30 - 8:00 pm

2nd Wednesday each month
523 S. 2nd Street, Mankato

Twin Rivers Council for the Arts/Emy Frentz Ar...

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