3D Printed Fossils
About the Makerspace
Access 3D printing, vinyl cutting, robotics, sewing, and VHS / film to digital conversion. Looking to book Makerspace equipment or learn more by setting up an appointment? Visit the appointment calendars above.
New to 3D printing? Review the guide to 3D Printing at Lincoln Pelham Public Library here, then scroll above to book an appointment at the Fleming Branch, or call Fleming or Maple Acre. If you’re looking for slicing software, download ideaMaker for the Raise3D printers, or Cura for the Ultimaker 2 .You can grab free open source designs from Thingiverse, or learn to design your own objects.
Cricut Vinyl Cutter
Both the Fleming and Fonthill Branches have a Cricut that cuts vinyl with precision. Design anything you want in 2-D format and let the Cricut do the rest.
VHS / Film to Digital Format Conversion
Convert old home videos to DVD or digital format to make them easier to store and share at the Beamsville Branch. The Makerspace is also equipped to convert film negatives into digital format to store and share. Note: please bring your own DVDs or USB stick.
Both the Beamsville and Fonthill Branches have a button maker on which you can customize and press your own buttons. Print and press any design that you want!
Other Makerspace Equipment Includes:
VHS to Digital Conversion (Fleming)
Convert VHS to a digital file. Please supply your own USB stick or DVD/R with over 32 GB to 64 GB capacity.
Sewing Centre (Beamsville Branch)
Do basic sewing and mending. Includes a Singer sewing machine, iron and ironing board.
Greenscreen (Beamsville and Fonthill Branches)
Use a green screen app to create photographs and videos. Please note the greenscreen is currently only available for designated library programming.
LEGO Boost, LEGO Mindstorms Kits, Robotics (Fleming and Maple Acre)
Build robots with LEGO and control them with code. The library also has a collection of spheros, ozobots, and squishy circuits.
Hi-Res Photo Printing (Fleming)
Coming soon! Print photos from 4″ x 6″ to 13″ x 19″ in matte or gloss.