The Annapolis Innovation Lab will be the hub at the center of a 'Makers' Network' for the surrounding region. The Annapolis Innovation Lab located at the Library will draw on the wealth of high tech skills in the Annapolis Royal area.
The goal of the Maker Space project is to provide a year-round, seven days a week experimental lab for the whole community to learn new skills and work directly with new technologies. This will be an important learning resource for the whole community.
The Annapolis Innovation Lab Board (of Directors), composed of representatives from the Makers Network, the Town and the AVRL system, will administer the Lab and be responsible for program delivery.
The Academy Innovation Lab creates a more knowledgeable and technologically innovative community through sharing expertise and access to creative technologies.
Anybody can build a robot! That includes kids, school teachers, parents, seniors and non-engineers.
The Robotics station has everything you need to get started if you are a beginner, and lots of tools (toys) for the experienced builders. Including Lego Robotics, Raspberry Pis and more.
3D printer and replicator, and computers with 3D modeling software.
Latest, powerful Apple computer with the current “Adobe Suite” of software. Including; Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign etc.
Windows and Mac computers with the latest DAW software and sounds. Make a beat or control a virtual orchestra. Edit a recording or create the unheard.
The textile centre for fabric artists, includes a heavy duty sewing machine, drum carder, Bolivar rug hooking fabric cutter, Cricut Maker, yarn swift and ball winder.
Canon DSLR digital still and video camera plus GoPro action/sports camera, and video editing software.
The Annapolis Innovation Lab is located in the Annapolis Royal library space, in the Academy building (formerly the ARRA) - accessed from Ritchie Street.
143 Ritchie Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, B0S 1A0
Library telephone number: 902-532-2226
For enquiries, please contact the library, or email email@example.com
For the current calendar showing all the upcoming events and activities at the Annapols Innovation Lab, click the link below.
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