Creation Station

What will you make today?

& Makerspace

Welcome to the Makerspace at the Portage District Library! Our mission is to provide access to new and evolving technology to everyone, regardless of their background or experience. Our Makerspace is equipped with a range of tools and equipment, which you can access by dropping in or scheduling an appointment. Check out our equipment list in the menu on the right to see what we have available.

Want some inspiration for your next project? Take a look at our image slider below, which showcases some of the amazing creations made by our community members. Click through to get ideas and see what’s possible in our Makerspace!

Visit us!

The Creation Station and Makerspace are open during regular library hours. You can also visit us during our Drop-In Hours to get advice or assistance from our Staff. Assistance will be on a first come, first served basis. Hours are subject to change.

Staffed Drop-In Hours

Mon 2:00 PM - 4:00PM Wed 2:00 PM - 4:00PM Thurs 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hours may change; check our events calendar for more details.

Portage District Library
300 Library Lane,
Portage, Michigan

Made in the Makerspace

Explore the creative projects brought to life in our Makerspace by our community members

Resources to Level Up Your Creative Skills

LinkIn Learning


All Portage District Library resident cardholders have free access to LinkedIn Learning (formerly

Creative Bug

Creative Bug

Visit Creative Bug, a great resource for high quality, on trend, arts and crafts instructional videos. You will be amazed what you can make!