• The Spark Zone is a collaborative makerspace where anyone can bring their creative vision to life. Whether you're a seasoned crafter or a curious beginner, we have the tools and resources to help you make anything you can imagine!

    Here's what we offer:

    • 3D Printing Playground: Design and print your own 3D creations! We have a user-friendly 3D printer and guidance to help you turn your digital models into reality.

    • Button Bonanza: Craft unique and personalized buttons to add a finishing touch to your clothing, bags, or artwork. Our button-making machines allow you to customize designs and express your creativity.

    • Crochet Corner: Master the art of crochet! Learn basic stitches, explore fun patterns, and create cozy blankets, toys, and more in our welcoming crochet corner.

    • Cursive Comeback: Bring back the beauty of handwritten notes! Join our sessions or use our practice materials to rediscover the art of cursive writing and calligraphy.

    • Green Screen Galaxy: Step into another world with our green screen video creation studio! Film your own short films, create special effects videos, or get creative with our easy-to-use green screen resources.

    • Jewelry Making Jubilee: Design and create stunning jewelry pieces using a variety of materials and techniques. Our jewelry making section has everything you need to craft earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and more.

    • Knitting Nook: Cozy up in our knitting nook with a wide selection of yarns and needles. Learn the art of knitting from Ms. Johnson or work on your latest project alongside fellow yarn enthusiasts.

    • Laser Cutting Lab: Precisely cut and engrave wood, acrylic, and other materials with our state-of-the-art laser cutter. Perfect for creating personalized gifts, home décor, or unique art pieces.

    • Origami Oasis: Fold your way to creative expression! Learn the art of origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, and create beautiful and intricate paper objects.

    • Ozobot Coding Companions: Learn the basics of coding with Ozobots, tiny robots that respond to color codes drawn on a special track. It's a fun and interactive way to get started with programming.


    The Spark Zone is more than just a makerspace; it's a community! Join other makers, share ideas, and learn from each other!

    Ready to get started? Visit the library to sign up! Available Monday-Friday during Viking Time, lunch periods, and after school.

Nimitz Library Spark Zone by SAMANTHA JOHNSON