Makerspace

Makerspace

Makerspace

Gather with your fellow creators and tinkerers to create and learn in our new makerspace. 

High-tech tools and art materials alike will help you embrace the DIY spirit in an open, collaborative environment.  Whether you're looking to refine a skill, share a creative experience with others or use tools to solve a problem, you'll find ample opportunity to discover and try new things.

Equipment Available

Makerbot 3D Printer
  • Makerbot Replicator 3D printer
  • Creator Pro 3D Printer
  • Cricut Diecutting Machine
  • Pfaff Embroidery Machine
  • Singer Heavy Duty Sewing Machines
  • Epilog Laser Cutter

Upcoming Events

Makerspace One-on-One

August 20, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
What do you want to make? Makerspace Librarian Cady will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options, and note what you'd like to use (and what your project idea is) in the "How did you hear about this event?" box. Eac...

Makerspace One-on-One

August 22, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
What do you want to make? Library Assistant Josh will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options, and note what you'd like to use (and what your project idea is) in the "How did you hear about this event?" box. Each r...

Makerspace One-on-One

August 24, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Description:
What do you want to make? Makerspace Librarian Cady will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options, and note what you'd like to use (and what your project idea is) in the "How did you hear about this event?" box. Eac...

Makerspace One-on-One

August 27, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
What do you want to make? Makerspace Librarian Cady will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options, and note what you'd like to use (and what your project idea is) in the "How did you hear about this event?" box. Eac...

Makerspace Drop-in Sewing

August 27, 2018
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Makerspace
Description:
Join volunteer Micky C. in the Makerspace every other Monday this summer for open sewing time! Use our Singer machines, or our hand sewing tools and cutting tables. Bring clothes to mend, small projects to work on, or learn new techniques from Micky....

3-D Printing Lab

August 27, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
Join us in our new makerspace for 3-D printing lab, where participants can bring in their 3D model files and bring them to life using one of our state-of-the-art 3D printers. Participants should bring their files (.STL or .OBJ) on a flashdriv...

Beginning Tapestry Weaving with Jose

August 28, 2018
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: STEAM, Classes and Workshops, Makerspace
Registration Required
Description:
Join José Buenaventura González Gutiérrez, master weaver and textile artist, for a beginner's lesson on tapestry weaving. Learn about the history and culture of weaving, and try your own hand at some tapestry techniques! Space is limited and regi...

Makerspace One-on-One

August 29, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
What do you want to make? Library Assistant Josh will walk you through using one of our machines. Please see below for options, and note what you'd like to use (and what your project idea is) in the "How did you hear about this event?" box. Each r...