Event Calendar for Parnassus Library

September 20 - October 20, 2019

Friday, September 20

Microbes Cross Stitching

Join us for an afternoon of cross stitching! Learn the basics or work on an existing project. We'll highlight free online design tools and have health...

Monday, September 23

3D Printing at UCSF Part II

Recommended prerequisite: 3D Printing at UCSF Part I Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Want to create...

Wednesday, September 25

Copyright: Images, open content, and fair use

This workshop will cover finding and using images in education, using open access publications and other open content, and how to apply fair use if using...

Thursday, September 26

Makers Lab Art Show and After Hours

The Makers Lab is hosting an art show, featuring the art and projects created by the UCSF community in the Makers Lab. All mediums and creative projects are...

Friday, September 27

Introduction to 3D Scanning

Did you know there is a Makers Lab in the UCSF Library, with a 3D scanner? Are you curious about the applications for 3D scanning and 3D printing at...

Monday, September 30

Sewing Machine Demo

Join us for a demo on the Makers Lab sewing machine. We'll give you a basic introduction on what our machine can do. No sewing experience necessary! Have...

Tuesday, October 1

UCSF Community’s Early Response to AIDS: Exhibit Opening Reception + Self-Guided Tours

They Were Really Us: The UCSF Community’s Early Response to AIDS highlights ways individual professionals affiliated with UCSF acted to address HIV/AIDS...

Wednesday, October 2

Makers Lab 101: Knitting to 3D Printing

Have you heard about the Makers Lab in the UCSF Library? The Makers Lab is UCSF’s makerspace, or a creative, DIY space, where anyone from the UCSF community...

Thursday, October 3

3D Printing at UCSF: Part I

Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Are you curious about the applications for 3D printing at UCSF? Join...

Friday, October 4

Sashiko: The Antique Art of Japanese Patchwork

Take a break, bring a friend, and learn how to mend your favorite garment with simple stitches known as Sashiko! Bring your own garment to practice the art...

Monday, October 7

Hand Sewing Pop-up

Ever want to learn basic hand sewing? It's easier than you think! Join us for this pop-up where we'll introduce you to a few simple techniques. Have...

Tuesday, October 8

Zotero: Managing Your Citations in APA Styles (Nursing Students only)

Zotero, an easy-to-use and free citation management tool, can help you seamlessly collect, store, manage and cite studies while you write a paper. Learning...

Introduction to CAD (Computer Aided Design) - Fusion 360

Want to learn OpenSCAD, a powerful and versatile 3D modeling program that runs on code? It’s easy to pick up even if you’ve never coded before! This pop-up...

Wednesday, October 9

Nursing Comp Exam Prep: Finding Evidence Tips and Tricks

This hands-on Comprehensive Exam Prep Class focuses on practical tips and tricks to help you find scientific evidence more efficiently. Instructor Min-Lin...

Friday, October 11

Needlecraft Monthly Meet-Up

Calling all fans of knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, sewing, and embroidery! This meet-up (previously the knitting meet-up) is a chance for beginning and...

Tuesday, October 15

Nursing Comp Exam Prep: Finding Evidence Tips and Tricks

This hands-on Comprehensive Exam Prep Class focuses on practical tips and tricks to help you find scientific evidence more efficiently. Instructor Min-Lin...

3D Carving Demo

Join us for a Carvey 3D carving demo! Get trained on using the Carvey and use it anytime the Makers Lab is open. The Carvey uses free web-based software and...

Wednesday, October 16

Cricut Die-Cutting Demo

Join us for this pop-up where we will explore using the Cricut die-cutting machine. Materials will be provided. Have questions about the Makers Lab? Visit...

Thursday, October 17

Halloween Card Making

Join Makers Lab staff in making spooky die-cut cards and crafts, just in time for Halloween! All supplies will be provided. This pop-up is open to the UCSF...

Friday, October 18

3D Printing at UCSF Part II

Recommended prerequisite: 3D Printing at UCSF Part I Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Want to create...