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Mini-Maker Kits

Fruit piano made with Makey Makey.Boost your child’s skills and interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) with the new Mini-Maker Kits!

Each kit contains everything you and your budding scientist or engineer need to complete fun STEM-based projects. Construct a door alarm or traffic light, code with light, or create a tinfoil dance pad or fruit piano!

Three of each type of Mini-Maker kit are available:

One of each kit is available for holds, while the other two are available in-branch on a first-come, first-served basis. Each kit may be borrowed for one week. 

Offered in partnership with Ontario Tech University, Engineering Outreach.


Terms of Loan

  • Please note: the regular 1 week loan period has been temporarily extended to 3 weeks.
  • No renewals.
  • Kit may be picked up at or returned to any branch.
  • Kit must be returned at the desk during operating hours, not through an exterior drop box.
  • The member who borrowed the kit is responsible for any lost items; the cost varies depending on the item.