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WHAT WILL YOU MAKE?

Open Bench Project: Portland

Our makerspace provides members with access to studio/work space, tools and community, as well as discounts on classes and supplies. We help people bring their ideas into reality by encouraging critical thinking and fostering confidence in a curious, supportive environment. Become a member today.

CONNECTED MAKERS

OUR MEMBERSHIPS

WHAT MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES

“I can’t imagine losing my membership. I’ve just had so many opportunities come through here for my business.”
-AK

“7500 square feet of awesomeosity. A maker space extraordinaire. I love this place.”
-BMW

“Is it wrong that I never wanted to leave?”
-ED

“Open Bench has been SO important to me in my journey to America.”
-TB

“AWESOME location and resource. Looking forward to seeing how we can integrate that resource in our school…”
-DL

“Open Bench was a great space to “mess about”.
-BT

“OBP was the perfect place…a makers dream. You couldn’t hurt the place.”
-HK

WHO WE SERVE

UPCOMING EVENTS

Part-Time Makers

Interested in using the Bench? We will have many options available to get you started. Unlimited Membership: 24/7 access Nights and Weekends: 4pm-10pm weekdays, 10am-10pm weekends Daytime only: 8am-4pm weekdays Weekend Warrior: 10am-10pm weekends Institutional...

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Full-Time Makers

We will be uploading application soon.  The application process is intended to help us understand a little about you. Where you are coming from, your skills, curiosities, and goals. We are dedicated to providing a wide range of skills, interests and opportunities to...

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Metal Working

In the metal shop we want to help you to Cut, Bend, Drill, Grind, Weld and Polish in a well ventilated, well lit facility. If you are unsure about how to get started. Just ask. I'm sure we can get you some help. Current committed equipment includes. See list for...

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FIND US

Are you interested in making a group reservation, reserving studio or shelf space or inquiring about discounts available to our members? Perhaps you just want to ask us a question. Just drop us a line or drop by. We would be happy to hear from you.

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971 Congress Street Portland ME, 04103
(207) 329-8606 • info@obportland.org

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