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

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, August 29 5:00 pm to 6:00 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
Wednesday, August 29 7:00 pm to 8:00 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.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, September 1 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, September 1 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, September 1 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
Main Library
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Wednesday, September 5 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Drop by with your tablet and learn how to borrow ebooks, movies, music and more or to get answers to other basic tech questions.  Staff cannot do repairs on your device.

Create Your Own Video Game with Bloxels

2D Video Game Graphics
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, September 5 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Each week learn a new design aspect for your game, including how to create a character, levels, backgrounds, and enemies.  This week you will learn the basics of Bloxels and create your own character.  Learn to make it stand still, walk, and jump!

Create Your Own Video Game with Bloxels

2D Video Game Graphics
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, September 5 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Each week learn a new design aspect for your game, including how to create a character, levels, backgrounds, and enemies.  This week you will learn the basics of Bloxels and create your own character.  Learn to make it stand still, walk, and jump!

iPad Basics

Senior Using iPad
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, September 6 10:00 am to 11:30 am
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
Thursday, September 6 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology available at Haute Create.  Learn how to properly and safely use the equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.  Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printer independently must complete this class

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