Organizers behind the Brickyard Collaborative Maker Space initiative held a meet and greet-style event for the public at Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee on Munroe Street in downtown Lynn today.
“The Brickyard Collaborative is a Maker Space with a twist – integrating a business incubator and STEAM.” – The Brickyard Collaborative on facebook
They’ve been hard at work drumming up interest and searching potential spaces throughout Lynn, and in particular, downtown Lynn, for easy access to transportation and proximity to North Shore Community College, Lynn Tech, KIPP, and other programs complimentary to their mission.
Attendees included interested Lynn residents, a few city councilors, area political candidates and some folks from neighboring communities.
Here, Ted Dillard has compiled a video sampling of what a Maker Space can be –