Make + Learn Lab
make & learn lab
The Make + Learn Lab is Metcalfe County Public Library's makerspace - a place for making, learning, exploring, and sharing.
The Make + Learn Lab is a resource center for artists, entrepreneurs, small business owners, hobbyist, and creative types of all kinds. It is designed to enhance their abilities as makers, extend their reach as artists, collaborate with other makers, and educate themselves in new, less accessible tools and resources available for free or little to no cost.

Book an Appointment.

  • Stop by the library or call 270-432-4981 to schedule an appointment.
  • Before using the equipment, makers are required to:
    1. Read and understand the Make + Learn Lab User Rules and Procedures
    2. Sign the Hold Harmless and User Agreement
    3. Watch an equipment how-to and safety video
    4. Possess basic computer skills along with the interest and willingness to learn

Make & Learn Equipment:

Cricut Maker

Take your decorative art & craft to the next level with the original Cricut Maker that virtually creates any project on your wish list. Delivers a pro-level cutting experience with its advanced suite of tools

ANYCUBIC Mega Pro 2-in-1 3D Printer

Mega Pro 3D printer is a multifunctional printer which integrates 3D printing and laser engraving functions to inspire your creative inspiration better!

Brother SE600 Sewing and Embroidery Machine

The SE600 comes with 80 built-in designs and 6 embroidery lettering fonts for personalizing your projects. This sewing and embroidery combo machine includes an automatic needle threader that perfectly pushes the thread through the needle and a convenient, jam resistant drop-in top bobbin.

VEVOR 5-in-1 Heat Press

This 5-in-1 clamshell power heat press from VEVOR comes with multiple attachments, ready to show your boundless ideas by transferring beautiful patterns onto your T-shirts, pillowcases, caps, mugs, cell phone cases, pet collars, ceramic plates, and holiday ornaments. Come and create the most memorable gifts and DIY crafts for your beloved ones.

HP DesignJet T630 Large Format Printer

Ideal for: Technical line-drawings, renders requiring precise, accurate line-quality and crisp text, posters, and maps. This printer is popular among architects, engineers, and construction professionals.

Epson Eco-Tank converted Sublimation Printer

A sublimation printer for high-end heat transfers.

Letter / Legal-size Pouch Laminator

Perfect for either professional or personal use, this small laminator features a 12.5-inch wide entry that easily accommodates documents of multiple sizes

Sizzix Big Shot Plus 660340 Manual Die Cutting & Embossing Machine

Cut and emboss anything from paper, tissue and cardstock to felt, cork and balsa wood up to 21cm (9") wide.

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