Cutting and Engraving

Makerspace use is by appointment only. Please contact (248) 693-3000 x545 for more information.


Cricut Explore Air

Cricut Explore Air – Cricut Explore machines cut a hundred different materials – everything from the most popular craft materials like cardstock, vinyl, and iron-on to specialty materials like glittery paper, polished foils, and bonded fabric.

Cricut User Guide

Laser Cutter


Glowforge Basic – Glowforge uses a beam of light the width of a human hair to cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials like wood, leather, acrylic, and more. *Patrons must be 18 or older and complete a brief training session prior to using the Glowforge.

Due to COVID restrictions, Glowforge training is currently not available.

Glowforge User Tutorial (3rd party video)

Equipment Training

If you are interested in learning how to use any of the equipment in the Makerspace, please fill out the form below to schedule an appointment. Requests must be completed at least 24 hours in advance to ensure staff availability. A Makerspace specialist will contact you to schedule the appointment.

Due to COVID restrictions, equipment training is not currently available.

Upcoming Makerspace Programs

Take and Make: All Ages Makerspace
Saturday, March 27th - All Day
Orion Library
All Ages
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Virtual: Intro to 3d Printing
Thursday, April 22nd - 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Orion Library
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Take and Make: Pokeball Pom-Poms
Saturday, May 1st - All Day
Orion Library
All Ages
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