Older Adult - Laser Cutter Basics: Make a Wooden Lantern

Program Type:

Arts and Crafts, DIY, STEM



Program Description

Event Details

Curious about what tools the ideaLAB has to offer? The laser cutter is a machine that uses light to engrave and cut different materials like wood, fabric, and acrylic. In this workshop we’ll learn laser cutter basics to create a DIY wooden lantern! This program is ideal for folks age 50+



This program will take place in person at the Sam Gary ideaLAB. Each participant will attend three sessions. 

  • Session 1: Join us for a lab tour and orientation--10/6

  • Session 2: Sign up to complete your lantern in a small group on one of the following dates– 10/13, 10/20, or 10/27 (sign up will take place during the first session)

  • Session 3: Pick up and share your final project!--11/03

Advance registration is required and space is limited.

Please email olderadults@denverlibrary.org with any questions. 


Sign language interpreters and real-time captioning via CART are available upon request with notice of three business days to SignLanguageServices@denvergov.org or 720-913-8487. For other public accommodation requests or concerns related to a disability: DisabilityAccess@denvergov.org.

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