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What is a makerspace? 

A makerspace is a place to turn your ideas into reality! The space is designed for people to work on all kinds of projects, from computer programming and robot building to sewing and jewelry making. The makerspace is a space for creating and for working with others.

What can you do in the makerspace?

  • Get hands-on experience with tools, technology, and creative projects 
  • Use a 3D printer, a Silhouette Cameo electronic cutting tool, a sewing machine, and make-your-own chainmail kits
  • Bring your own project with you

When and where can I use the makerspace? 

  • Our makerspace is located in the Central Library  
  • Hours are:  
    Wednesdays from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
    Fridays, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m  

     Note: The last day to use the Central Library makerspace before Central Library’s renovation will be Friday, Oct. 14. 

  • Safety training is required and is offered on Tuesdays, on the hour between 3-6 p.m. (no appointment necessary) The last safety training will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 11. 
The equipment from Central Library’s makerspace will be available at other locations during the renovation. Please check this page for updates on where to find your favorite tools and equipment! 
 

What does the makerspace support? 

  • Fiber Arts
  • Jewelry Making
  • CAD Design
  • Electronics and Robotics
  • 3-D Printing and Prototyping
  • Small Hand Welding
  • Die Cut Machine – Silhouette Cameo

What is coming to the makerspace? 

  • Small Lathe Woodworking
  • Metal and Leather Working
  • Assorted Multimedia

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