Explore the exciting world of sharks with Miss Melanie. Learn about different types of sharks and the science behind some of their awesome adaptations. Geared for youth ages 7 and older.
Learn how to track revenues and expenses, make informed projections, and gain a clearer understanding of your artistic business finances. Presented by Springboard for the Arts. Registration required. ...
Review sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true startup costs, ongoing operating expenses, and setting benchmarks for tracking progress and organizing financial information. Discuss how to ...
Discuss a variety of great books with other members of the community. This month’s title is Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward. New members are welcome to join the discussion. Registration requ...
Discuss a variety of great books with other members of the community. This month’s title is A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler. New members are welcome to join the discussion. Registration req...
Learn American Sign Language and exploring Deaf culture in this six-session class. Lessons are cumulative—teens should attend all sessions. Presented by Chong Min Lee from Metro Deaf School. Age...
Learn the basics of Meshmixer, a free software program with useful tools for preparing and fixing 3D files for 3D printing. Presented by Make with Sam. Registration required. Geared for adults and you...
Learn how to use a versatile blanket stitch, to create a layered poppy pin made from wool felt. Stitch the edges of the petals and assemble the blossom with stitched sequins to create a center that sh...
Join this special virtual storytime event celebrating kids who are starting kindergarten. Hear about what to expect and learn important school readiness skills, such as raising hands, writing names an...
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.