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Innovation Pointe Set to Open
Posted By:  Cari Hillman
Friday, January 17, 2020

A new makerspace, Innovation Pointe, located within MidPointe Library West Chester is poised for a soft opening on Monday, January 20.  

Innovation Pointe will feature 3-D printers, a laser cutter/engraver, a vinyl printer, button makers, a sublimation printer and presses, sewing machines, and film/video conversion equipment. Use of machines in the makerspace will be free, with patrons only paying for consumable items. Potential users can to be trained regarding equipment knowledge, skills and safety training through a process called “badging,” facilitated by MidPointe staff.  

An existing computer lab in the Library closed to allow for construction. A revamped computer lab will open along with the new makerspace and provide an area for Library technology classes, as well as PC use.   

An official ribbon cutting will be held Wednesday, February 5 at 10:00 AM featuring tours, demonstrations and giveaways as supplies last. 

For further details on all Innovation Pointe has to offer, visit https://www.midpointelibrary.org/page/innovationpointe.



 
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