Learn about working with glass and assemble a flat composition that will then be slumped to take on the shape of a small cookie plate. After the class, the plates will be kiln-fired offsite and the re...
In this virtual bird talk, you’ll learn some birding basics and how you can contribute to science. Meet our local birds, learn how easy it is to set up a birdfeeding station, and pick up birdwatching ...
Discuss a variety of great books with other members of the community. This month’s title is The day the world came to town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland by Jim DeFede. New members are welcome. Geared ...
Lead with other teens in your community to help shape library programs and services. Use your talents and skills to represent the library, help prepare for special events, and make suggestions for boo...
Learn how to design, draw, carve, and print using a linoleum cutter and printing block. Mix your favorite colors of ink and press a set of handmade cards. Presented by Parcel Arts. Registration requir...
Free use of equipment and software
All iLAB equipment and software is available for public use, free of charge.
Bring your own supplies
Many pieces of equipment will require you to bring your own supplies, such as fabric for use with the sewing machine. Work cannot be saved to library computers, so bring an external drive or storage device or be prepared to upload to a cloud-based service. For 3D printing, the library will supply the filament material needed to print your 3D model.
You don’t always need a library card
Most equipment doesn’t require a library card.
You will need a library card to use the following:
Wireless keyboard and mouse for Mac computers
Audio/video production pieces
You will need a library card and a driver’s license or state ID to use the following:
Creative drawing tablet
iLAB workstations can be reserved for use during most library open hours, but will close 30 minutes before library closing time, so staff can do maintenance and assist in other areas of the building.
Take a tour
To enquire about tours for individuals or groups, please call the library of the iLAB location you’d like to visit. Tours can be given during most iLAB open times if staff is available.
Meeting Room List
Meeting rooms are available to the general public at all branch locations.