by: Wan Mazli Wan Razali, Head Corporate Management Sector, Pustaka Negeri Sarawak
Sarawak State Library will be organising Makersmeet in 2017. Sarawak State Library is a state library which is going towards promoting the maker movement in the State of Sarawak focusing on the building network of makers and entrepreneurs.
Started in preamble DIY_Fair in August 2016 were receiving an overwhelming response from the community in Kuching. Planning for 2017, we are taking a step further to organise Makersmeet for the first time in Sarawak. Five areas of makers namely woodworks, gardening, arts and craft, robotics, 3D Printing and electronic were showcasing their creations in this event.
We will be expecting many makers from various ages, interests and background covering electronics, arts and crafts, student projects, kit makers, textiles, Arduino projects, robotics and other science projects.
Makersmeet will be held at Pustaka Negeri Sarawak on Saturday and Sunday, 7 and 8 October 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Kindly observe out website http://www.pustaka-sarawak.com for more information and advertisement on Makersmeet.