Makerspace

Welcome to the Library Makerspace!

This is a place where you can create, build and explore.

When can I use the Makerspace?
  • Before school, beginning at 7:30 a.m.
  • After school, until 3:45 p.m.
  • When your teacher brings your class or sends you with a pass.
What activities are available in the Makerspace?

Theme

Tools

 3D Design  Lulzbot Mini 3D printer*
Recommended websites
  • Tinkercad
  • Thingiverse

Audio & Video
Production 

Green screen 
Blue Snowball USB Microphone
Recommended software:

QuickTime for recording
iMovie for video editing

2D Design,
Vinyl Cutting

 

Cricut Maker for cutting vinyl and other materials*
Cricut Bright Pad for weeding and tracing.

Materials available for cutting

  • 631 removable, matte vinyl

  • 651 permanent, glossy vinyl

  • heat transfer vinyl

  • window cling vinyl

  • stencil film

  • various Cricut brand vinyl products

You are also welcome to bring your own vinyl if there is a specific color or type that you want.

 Building

Various Lego and K'Nex sets

Sewing

Sewing Machine
Notions
Dress Forms
Felt Design Board
Cricut Easy Press for vinyl application to cloth

Jewelry-
making

Design board
Beads, wire, thread, etc.
Jewelry pliers and other tools.
Design books

 Electronics LittleBits
Arduino
Makey Makey
Raspberry Pi

Crafts

Various craft supplies

Calming

Coloring sheets, colored pencils

Collaboration

 Collaboration stations with Apple TV to share MacBook screen with your group.
Jigsaw puzzles

 

*Requires direct supervision with an adult.