3D Printing Expands to Watson Branch

Livingston Parish Library patrons can now enjoy 3D printing at the Watson Branch as the library expands its 3D printing services on February 4. The LPL began offering 3D printing in October 2013. Patrons are able to submit their designs to create their own custom 3D model. To learn more, please visit www.mylpl.info/3D.   … [Read more...]

Idea Lab Officially Opens

Event Details Livingston Parish Library is opening the doors of our Idea Lab, a place where cutting-edge technology is made available for public use, officially this month! Official lab hours: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MWF 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. TTh One-on-one sessions with a library staff member are also available. Located at our Denham Springs-Walker Branch, the Idea Lab features: + 3D printing + 3D scanning + Virtual Reality + Sewing Machine + Button Maker + Cricut Explore … [Read more...]

Print a 3D Christmas Ornament

Learn basic 3D design skills in order to make and print your very own Christmas ornament! Make a simple shape such as a sphere or a Christmas tree. Learn how to customize your ornament. Finished designs will be printed after the event, and participants can pick them up from the library at a later time. Registration is required for this program. For more information or to register, please contact the branch hosting your preferred event. Online registration is also available. To register … [Read more...]

Submit 3D Designs Online

In 2013, Livingston Parish Library added 3D printing to its collection of advanced technology services, becoming the first public library in Louisiana to do so. The library’s MakerBot Replicator II debuted on October 19 at the Main Branch. Since then, it has been open for use via appointment to all library patrons. There’s no fee for using the 3D printer, but there is a $0.05 charge for each gram of material (filament) used to build your 3D model. Patrons can submit their own custom 3D … [Read more...]

Intro to 3D Printing

Are you interested in 3D design? Stop in to learn basic 3D design skills. You'll get to see Livingston Parish Library's 3D printer in action and explore a free, easy to use, 3D design software. Basic computer skills are required for this class. Registration is required for this program. For more information or to register, please call the branch hosting the event of your choice. Online registration is also available. To register online, click a session below, and then click the “Register” … [Read more...]