MakerSpaces

All patrons are invited to tinker, create and collaborate using the exciting technology found in our makerspaces. 

Simcoe Branch – John Race MakerSpace

  • MakerBot 3D printer
  • Cricut cutter
  • Vinyl cutter
  • iMac computer
  • iSense scanner
  • Dash & Dot robot set
  • Micro:bit set
  • Sewing machines
  • Portable green screen
  • Photography lighting set
  • GO! Big electric fabric cutter
  • Snap Circuit set
  • Canon Vixia camcorder
  • Microscopes
  • Chomebooks

Port Dover Branch – MakerSpace

  • MakerBot 3D printer
  • Cricut cutter
  • Chomebooks
  • iPads

Waterford Branch – MakerSpace

  • Cricut cutter
  • Chomebooks

All technology is free to use. However, there is a cost to some of the supplies you may require in this space. 

Our material rates:

3D Printer:
Filament – $0.10 per gram

Cricut Cutter:
Paper – $0.05 per sheet
Card stock – $0.10 per sheet
Envelopes – $0.50 each

Vinyl Cutter:
Vinyl – $0.05 per inch (transfer tape is included)

Please note that all patrons interested in using the vinyl cutter or 3D printer are required to receive training from library staff before they are permitted to use those pieces of equipment. If you have any questions about this space, please contact Technical & Social Media Library Assistant Scott Clark at scott.clark@norfolkcounty.ca or 519-426-3506 extension 1256. 

If you are interested in a technology training opportunity, please fill out the form below: