Join us for the Route 3 Art Trail Studio & Gallery Tours

The Route 3 Art Trail is a new collaborative partnership designed to encourage people to participate in and enjoy local art, artists and creative events along the Route 3 corridor between Concord, Penacook and Boscawen. The idea was conceived by local artist and Twiggs Gallery owner Adele Sanborn who pitched the idea of creating an arts corridor along Route 3 … Read More

Making Matters NH Receives $105,000 Award from NH CDFA

Making Matters NH was awarded $105,000 in tax credits from the New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority. The NH CDFA is the state’s community economic development agency and provides tax credit funding to support local community economic development goals, build the capacity of the state’s nonprofit sector, and support economic development across the state. Making Matters NH will leverage this … Read More

Support Making Matters June 9th and 10th!

 Making Matters NH is participating in NH Gives beginning at 6pm on June 9th and ending at 6pm on June 10th. This year, the NH Charitable Foundation is matching the first $250,000 in donations so your donation will go even further!  We’re asking our supporters to make a donation early on June 9th at 6pm so we can fully leverage this additional … Read More

Re-opening on June 1!

We are thrilled to announce that we have been cleared to re-open to our members on June 1, 2020.  The Board of Directors have worked diligently with the Bureau of Economic Affairs, the State Council on the Arts, NH’s Network of Maker Spaces and the Small Business Development Center to develop re-opening guidelines.  We would like to thank our members … Read More

Annual Message and Report!

Please join us tonight, May 21st, at 5:30 as we hold our first annual meeting virtually.  We are proud to publish the report in the library section of the website.  We have accomplished an amazing amount of work this past two years and would like to officially thank all of our members, donors and supporters large and small.  We could … Read More

Open House Cancelled

We are open for business but we have decided to cancel our Pizza Pi and Peace event on Saturday 3/14 and our next open house scheduled for 3/19.  We would all like to proceed with abundance of caution as the situation with Corona Virus develops.  We will miss seeing you.  If you would like to arrange a private tour/ member … Read More

This week at the makerspace!

What an amazing week! We have finalized all of the safety improvements and passed our inspection with the Fire Department so that now we can open and begin operations!  And- for those of you who have toured the space already… I am thrilled to announce that we have working heat in all corners of the space thanks to the creativity … Read More

Donation from The Merrimack.

Merrimack County Savings Bank (the Merrimack) has recently donated more than 20 inkjet and laser printers to Making Matters NH, the entrepreneurial support organization and future venue of Concord’s volunteer-run makerspace. The donation followed the Bank’s contribution to the purchase of an Incubator Study, which determined Making Matters NH as well-suited and befitting to the Greater Concord community. The study … Read More

Making Matters Incorporates!

Entrepreneurs, educators, and community and business leaders are joining forces to bring a makerspace to the Concord region that will serve existing and aspiring inventors, artists, and entrepreneurs. The mission of Making Matters NH is to develop a safe, fun and collaborative space supporting makers of all ages and skill-sets coming together to teach, learn, create, explore and prosper.  We … Read More