Make It!

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Make It! is a creation space at the Pierre Berton Resource Library that offers equipment and tools for makers of all ages who want to learn new technologies in a collaborative and friendly environment. Make It! is open to everyone during library hours and certain equipment can be booked in advance online or is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Staff also offer 3D printing and carving services for a small fee.


  • Button – $0.25 each
  • 3D Printing – $0.25/g
  • Carving – $2.00/hour + material cost (Material Guidelines)

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Equipment and Software

3D and CNC Technologies

3D Printer

  • 3D Printer: Ultimaker 3 Extended
  • Carvey Tabletop Carving Machine
  • 3D scanning (Matter and Form Tabletop Scanner, iSense)
  • Software: Ultimaker Cura, Meshmixer, Blender, OpenSCAD, SketchUp, Easel (cloud app for Carvey), MeshLab

Movie Making

Green Room

  • Green Screen
  • Canon Powershot SX50 HS Camera
  • GoPro Hero 4 Silver (mounts included)
  • Tripods and lights
  • Software: SparkoCam, VSDC Video Editor, iMovie, Audacity

Electronics, Coding and Robotics

Electronics Coding

  • Arduino Uno
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Makey Makey
  • Snap Circuits
  • Little Bits Arduino Coding
  • Bloxels
  • Osmo Coding Awbie
  • Circuit Pen
  • Robots: Dash and Dot, Ozobot, Lego Mindstroms, Lego WeDo 2.0, Sphero BB-8
  • Software: Arduino IDE, Lego Education

Virtual Reality and More

Virtual Reality

  • Google Cardboard Vr Goggles
  • Silhouette Cameo (vinyl cutter) with SilhouetteStudio software
  • Button Maker
  • Google Cardboard
  • Die Cutter
  • Magnetic Construction Kit
  • iMac workstation
  • Software: Inkscape, Pixlr