Welcome to the March 5 issue of the Cruces Creatives weekly newsletter. This is a place where you can keep up-to-date with big news at the makerspace, and learn about cool projects that your community members make.
Cruces Creatives Hires 2nd Full-Time Employee!
Thanks to generous support from the McCune Charitable Foundation, the Thornburg Foundation, and New Mexico Workforce Connections, Cruces Creatives has hired its second full-time employee! Starting March 9, long-time volunteer grant writer Patrick DeSimio will have a full-time paid position writing grant proposals for the makerspace and coordinating the Seeding Regenerative Agriculture Project.
Full Class Schedule for Youth Makers Days Posted
Over spring break—from March 24 to March 27—there will be 25 creative workshops for kids and their adults at Cruces Creatives! For the full schedule or to register, visit http://www.crucescreatives.org/SpringBreak2020. Thanks to support from the New Mexico STEM Outreach Center, several workshops are free!