Haute Create is located within the Main Library near the computer area. It is a space for creativity, innovation and design. The following equipment is available for use in-house:

  • Two 3D Printers
  • HP Sprout for creating digital prototypes or models
  • Four MacBooks
  • One 27-inch iMac
  • 21 Chromebooks
  • Epson Large Format Printer (Fee for printing)
  • Two Sewing Machines
  • Two GoPro Cameras
  • PancakeBot
  • Spheros for robotics and coding
  • Bloxels for game design
  • Stickbots Stop Motion Movie Creator
  • Minecraft Stop Motion Movie Creator

The five Macs have the following software available:

  • Photoshop Elements
  • Premiere Elements
  • Moho Debut 12 for animation
  • Xcode for app creation
  • iMovie
  • Garageband
  • Audacity

Click here to submit a 3D file for printing.

To reserve a 3D printer, contact the Tech Team at techteam@vigo.lib.in.us. You must have attended an Intro to 3D Printing course to reserve a 3D printer for individual use.

To schedule a special group activity, contact us at techteam@vigo.lib.in.us.

Contact Tech Team

812–234–2647

Hours:

  • Monday: 9am - 9pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 9pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 9pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 9pm
  • Friday: 9am - 6pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday: 1pm - 5pm

iPad Basics

Senior Using iPad
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Monday, July 16 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Want to learn more about the basics of using your iPad or how to download free ebooks from the Library? Bring your Apple ID and password to learn Settings, Safari and the App Store.  You will also learn Libby, the Library's ebook checkout app.  Limited iPads will be available for those who want to learn about an iPad, but have not yet purchased one.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 17 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including:* Preparing a 3D design file for print* Using the equipment properly and safelyNote: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 17 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including:* Preparing a 3D design file for print* Using the equipment properly and safelyNote: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 17 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including:* Preparing a 3D design file for print* Using the equipment properly and safelyNote: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 17 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including:* Preparing a 3D design file for print* Using the equipment properly and safelyNote: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
Main Library
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Tuesday, July 17 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Drop by with your tablet to learn how to borrow ebooks, movies, music and more or to get answers to other basic tech questions.  Staff cannot do repairs.

Maker Camp - Strawbots/Sci Fi Light Painting

Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, July 18 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-14: Make, create, craft, hack and tinker this summer with Maker Camp at the Vigo County Public Library.  Maker Camp is a dynamic global community developed by Google and Make Magazine to encourage your middle schooler to become a creative problem solver, visionary thinker and courageous doer.  Pick and choose which sessions you'd like to attend-- or attend them all.  Please register for each session separately.  Strawbots/Sci Fi Light Painting - Build your own vibrating robot that can draw crazy pictures using a pager motor. Draw glowing art that only appears in photographs. Explore what happens when you add additional LEDs to your painting.

Beginning Photoshop

Laptop and Photography Supplies
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, July 19 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Learn to use Adobe Photoshop Elements to edit and enhance your images.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 24 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including:* Preparing a 3D design file for print* Using the equipment properly and safelyNote: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 24 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including:* Preparing a 3D design file for print* Using the equipment properly and safelyNote: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.

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