WonderLab

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Introducing our new makerspace built for community members to use digital and physical equipment for tinkering, learning technical skills, and creating cool stuff.

Hours of operation

Use of the WonderLab will be by appointment or drop-in during open studio hours. Reservations are recommended to ensure desired equipment or station is available; you will be able to make a reservation once the Wonderlab is open. Drop-ins will be accommodated if equipment is not in use. You must have an active library card in good standing to use the space. Email wonderlab@tclib.org with questions.

Patrons can reserve a WonderLab equipment station for two hours per day (max two reservations per week) during open studio hours. Training is required prior to using 3D printers and laser cutter:

  • TUE & THUR: 3:00-7:00 p.m.
  • WED & FRI: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
  • SAT: 1:00-5:00 p.m.
  • SUN & MON: closed

Users may request up to two 1-hour extensions per day by asking WonderLab staff (pending station availability and no competing reservations).

Teens aged 15-18, sign up for Teen Night at the Makerspace, TUE, MAR 5, 6-8:00 PM, to learn to use the 3D printer. Click here register and get a waiver that must be signed by your guardian.

A Wyoming Library card in good standing is required to use the WonderLab. View our  Library Makerspace Policy and Liability Waiver.

The WonderLab is equipped with 

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Two Prusa MK3s+ 3D printers

Make a three dimensional object from a digital file--from a small replacement part to a whole product prototype.

Click here for more info and to view required training video>

Email wonderlab@tclib.org to request a 3D print job>

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Cricut Maker 3 precision cutting machine

This digital machine die cuts flat materials such as paper, vinyl, fabric, and some thicker surfaces.

View the Intro to Cricut classes on Creativebug (free with your library card).Training is required to use the Cricut machine.

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Phrozen Sonic Mighty 8K resin 3D printer

Make a three dimensional object out of resin using a digital file for items needing a smoother surface and finer details.

Click here for more information and to view required training video>

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Bernina 1090 sewing machine

Make repairs or sew an item completely from scratch on this machine that is great for beginners and advanced sewers.

A manual is available for initial set up of all our sewing machines for experienced sewists. Beginners can view Learn-to-sew classes at Creativebug> (free with your library card)
Stay tuned to this page for sewing workshops.

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Glowforge laser cutter

Use a focused laser beam to melt, burn, or vaporize materials such as wood, metal, glass or plastic. Cut or etch your custom designs, patterns, and shapes from a digital file.

Click here for more information and to view a required training video>

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Singer industrial sewing machine

If your sewing goals are a little more heavy duty (canvas, leather, fur, etc.), put our industrial machine to the test!

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Brother computerized embroidery machine

Create embroidered pieces or use as a sewing machine.

the text "Funding provided by" with the logos for TCL Foundation & Friends and the Wonder Inst