Chicago Public Library Opens Free Maker Space

June 25, 2013

With all the talk about STEM education these days, it’s exciting to hear that Chicagoans of any age will soon have access to the world’s most advanced prototyping technology. The Chicago Public Library announced that the Harold Washington branch is opening the city’s first free maker space, called the CPL Innovation Lab.

Harold Washington Library Maker Space (photo from

We love that Chicago is investing in spaces like these where people of any age can now create and explore their ideas further. You can read more on the story here.

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