Library Makerspace

The Amarillo Public Library isn’t just about books anymore.

The APL has officially opened their new Makerspace, a renovation aimed at helping people create and learn something new at the downtown branch of the library.

It offers the tools needed for those who want to learn skills like sewing, leatherworking, and other craft skills.

There is also the opportunity to connect with people in the community who can teach those skills.

The library will require training for use of certain tools and for kids to be accompanied by an adult

Sewing, metal working, leatherworking, and a traditional arts are all offered

Story by Chuck Williams