June 2019 Featured 3D Prints

Our 3D printer, Mary Shelley, has been at our library for over a month and is ready to share her creations. Each month, we will provide some Featured Prints for you to buy or order from the library. June’s Featured Prints are about the beginning of summer. For sale at Read More

3D Printing at Moon Township Public Library

Welcome to the future! Our LulzBot Taz 6, which we have named Mary Shelley, has 3D printed creatures for over a month and is ready to unleash them upon the world. Here is the quick and dirty Q & A about Mary Shelley. What is 3D printing? 3D printing is Read More

Maker Mondays: Flavored Salts

Learn some DIY skills with this makerspace workshop. On June 17 at 6:30 PM, learn about the chemical and structural properties of salt and taste test different types of salt. Then, make your own flavored salts by grinding herbs and spices with a mortar and pestle. Register online or by Read More

Maker Mondays: Spring Cleaning

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop. On March 25 at 6:30 PM, we will make our own all-purpose cleaner and DIY Goo Gone to prepare for spring cleaning. There is a $3 requested donation to cover material costs. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Maker Mondays: Beeswax Balm

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop. On January 28 at 6:30 PM,  we will make beeswax balm for lips, hands, and facial hair while learning a little bit about bees and hydrophilic materials. Feel free to bring one of your own tins or essential oils or use ours. There is Read More

Maker Mondays: Bath & Beauty Supplies

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop. On December 17 at 6:30 PM,  we will make bath and beauty supplies for luxuriating yourself during the winter.   Get a brief chemistry and physiology lesson while you make your own bath bombs and skin scrubs. If time permits, Ms Roxanne Read More

Maker Mondays: Herbed Oil & Butter

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop on making your own flavored oils and butters with herbs and spices. On November 19 at 6:30 PM, you will taste an olive oil blend, an aioli, and make your own herbed butter.   Please bring a clean jar with a lid Read More

Maker Mondays: Candy Science

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop on October 15 at 6:30 PM. Create your own rock candy lollipops and gummi worms with chemistry, just in time for Halloween.   Families welcome with registration. Space and supplies are limited, so please indicate the number and ages of the participants.

Maker Mondays: Fall Spice Candles

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop about melting points and the olfactory system. During the Maker Monday program on September 10 at 6:30 PM, we will make beeswax-based fall spice scented tea light candles. Note: Due to the risks of working with hot wax and hot plates, attendees will Read More

Maker Mondays: Dorm Storage Hacks

UPDATE: This program has been canceled due to low registration. Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop for students and adults. If you’re moving into a dorm room or an apartment, it’s vital to discover clever ways to make use of limited space. On August 13 at 6:30 PM, we’ll Read More