OCT 26–NOV 23, 2019

Innovating Opportunity in NWA

A 30-day pop-up Innovation Hub & Makerspace
Free to All!

Learn new skills. Start a business.

Meet, Make, and Innovate!

The Innovation Hub offers opportunities for you and your family to attend free classes, workshops, and events. Explore entrepreneurship and the tools of the modern makerspace that inspire innovation, spark creativity and tap into your future!

Come In, We're Open

Monday-Saturday: 8AM-8PM
Sunday: 1-4PM

Find Us

302 Holcomb St
Springdale, AR 72764

Give Us a Call

(479) 222-0206

Schedule of Events, Classes & Workshops

Every day at an innovation hub and makerspace is a little different! We offer a different mix of classes, workshops, events, and open studio time daily. Drop by and attend any of our scheduled offerings, ask questions, or take a quick tour. We provided online registration links, but if you prefer, give us a call at (479) 222-0206 or just show up at the scheduled time. If we have room, you’ll have a seat at the table!  

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We have something happening almost every day through November 23rd! Call or text (479) 222-0206 for more info!

Monday 

Nov 11

social media marketing workshop • 1pm

Are you overwhelmed by all of the social media platforms you see? Wondering how you can use them to market your business? Join us for an afternoon exploration of the world of social media. We’ll discuss how to brand your channel, cultivate a following, and market to them. 

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you. 

 

Screen Printing class • 5pm

This week we’ll explore how to print on wood and other substrates that aren’t textiles. Join this workshop even if you’ve never seen screen printing before.

(One of a four-part series. Take all four workshops to complete the class!)

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

Tuesday

Nov 12

photography for etsy • 5pm

Learn how to photograph the things you make and turn them into fantastic product shots for your Etsy store.

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

Wednesday

Nov 13

Coffee Talk: Business Networking Meetup • 8 am

Join us for coffee, pastries, and great conversations about how to develop your business ideas.

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

Entrepreneurship Class • 9:30 am

In this four-part series, you’ll learn the basics of business, build a lean canvas business plan, find microlending resources, and discover local Northwest Arkansas business resources available to you. 

(One of a four-part series. Take all four workshops to complete the class!)

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

Laser Cutting & Engraving class • 5 pm

The laser cutter is the maker’s dream tool—cut or engrave a great variety of materials including wood, paper, fabric, leather, craft foam, stone, tile, glass, cork, and acrylic. You will learn how to create and prep graphics and operate the machines safely. Tonight we will focus on making acrylic ornaments! 

(One of a four-part series. Take all four workshops to complete the class!)

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

THURsday

Nov 14

3d printing • 5 pm

In this workshop, we’ll explore the world of 3D printing step-by-step. First, we’ll learn about 3D models and how to find and select free ones online. Then we’ll learn how to set your model up and print it using our 3D printers.  You’ll be amazed at just how simple the technology really is!

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

friday

Nov 15

Ceramics: Textures & glazes• 9 am

Learn how to add texture and glaze in this beginning ceramics class. No experience necessary! 

(One of a four-part series. Take all four workshops to complete the class!)

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

basic carpentry: measure, cut & join • 5 pm

Woodworking doesn’t have to be scary! Learn to measure, cut, and join wood to make something fun and useful. 

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

SATURday

Nov 16

Graphic Design class • 9 am

Learn how to design with vectors, paint with pixels, create marketing materials, and design for digital fabrication and screen printing. 

(One of a four-part series. Take all four workshops to complete the class!)

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

3D Modeling • 1 pm

In this workshop, we’ll learn how to make 3D models that can be used in 3D printing or CNC routing—or for digital media. This class will touch on different methods of design and give you a hands-on, virtual experience.

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

SHape! Community make night • 5 pm

Explore the world of making shapes with 3D printing, molding and casting, and fun make and take activities at this free community event night. We’ll also feature highlighted local artists, musicians, and makers. Free food and beverages.

Join on Facebook or call/text us at (479) 222-0206—or just show up at the class!

Hola, Iokwe, and Hello!
We have Spanish translators scheduled during classes and can bring in a Marshallese translator if you would prefer. Call or text us at (479) 222-0206 to be sure we have someone on staff to assist you.

SUNDAY

Nov 17

OPEN STUDIO • 1–4 pm

Curious to find out what happens in an innovation hub and makerspace? Drop by and ask all the questions you want! We will have staff on-hand to show you around the space, answer your questions, and help you register for one of our free classes or workshops.

This program is supported by The Walton Family Foundation.

Connect and register with us today!

We’d love to hear from you and look forward to having you in our space.

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub is a proud affiliate of Winrock International.

FIND US IN NLR

Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub
204 E 4th St
North Little Rock, AR 72114

(501) 907-6570

info@arhub.org

OUR HOURS

Monday – Friday: 8 am – 8 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday: Closed