Upcoming events

After Halloween is over, we have two exciting events coming up this weekend! Friday, Nov. 1,  5-8pm is downtown Ithaca’s First Friday Gallery Night. We’ll be showing games and toys this month, please come check it out! We will be in the regular IG space, not up in the alley. On Sunday, Nov. 3 at […]

Revamp Camp

Revamp Camp was a collaboration between Ithaca Generator makerspace and Xraise outreach from the Laboratory for Elementary-Particle Physics at Cornell. After learning some Arduino basics the campers took off on their own individual projects, with spectacular results! Here are some photos of our campers and their mentors over the course of the action packed week.

Fall classes announced!

Our fall classes will be starting next weekend! To enroll or view our current classes, click here. We’re offering classes in electronics, game design, 3D printing, solar energy and more. Several of this session’s classes are offered free of charge. We hope to see you in the classroom!

Revamp Camp Arduino Expo Today

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Ludum Dare at Ithaca Generator!

IG is hosting Ludum Dare 27 this weekend.  Game developers will be working all weekend on games for this event, you can read more about Ludum Dare here. To participate, show up at 8pm on Friday for the kick off – we can order food and drinks.  We will have open times at the generator […]

Maker Camp Weeks 3 and 4!

Pixelation animation with kid actors, Magic Photo Cube making, hacking an inkjet printer to print in invisible crystalized lemon ink, engineering crash test race cars with egg passengers, T-shirt printing with photosensitive ink, graffiti T-shirts, and we were so busy making the electronic guessing games that we didn’t get any pics! Coming up this week: […]

Make Magazine’s Maker Camp at IG!

We’re hosting public “Maker Camp” sessions on Mondays and Thursdays this summer featuring innovative technology and art projects for beginner and advanced students. Maker Camp presents a related Google Hangout at 1pm with inspirational makers and inventers from around the world sharing a STEAM / DIY project. Ithaca Generator is offering an opportunity to do the day’s […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: Web Site Maintenance

The ability to register for events has been restored! If you encounter any difficulties registering, please send a message to info at ithacagenerator dot org. Thanks!

Cardboard Robot Army now forming!

The C.R.A. needs you! The Cardboard Robot Army of Ithaca Generator (C.R.A.I.G. ??) will embark on the first leg of its summer goodwill tour on Wednesday May 29 at the Ithaca Festival Parade. We’re on a mission to seek out and exterminate any remaining pockets of ignorance about IG. Come to the Ithaca Generator this […]

Video Game Expo!

6:00pm – 8:00pm on Thursday May 16th Come play locally-produced video games at IG’s first Video Game Expo! Try out a rogue-like starship game of building, management, and exploration, a musical themed motorcycle racing game, an artsy RTS game, and other adventures. Chat with their creators and learn more about game development. If you have any questions, […]