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Jax Makerspace

Explore, Collaborate, Create

The Jacksonville Public Library Makerspace is a place for making things, from movies to music, art to apps, robots to radios, novels to needlepoint.  Whether you are a novice or an expert, a student, hobbyist, inventor, entrepreneur, or artist, it’s a place for anyone interested in hands-on opportunities to explore, collaborate and create.

Reserve equipment in the Makerspace for self-directed use, view upcoming events, and learn more about the current gallery exhibit in the links below. 

For more information, and to learn how you can become involved in the Jax Makerspace, contact us at   


Jax Makerspace Gallery

Prescribed Expression, relief in healing arts, may 2 - july 22

Prescribed Expression: Relief in Healing Arts focuses on the impact of the arts in mental health and medicine, and prompts viewers to recognize their own innate creative abilities. Art partners for the exhibit include Art with a Heart in Healthcare: Wolfson Children’s Hospital, Cathedral Arts Project, Hope at Hand, Indigo Art Therapy, Deformance Art, I Still Matter, MOCA Art Aviators and JASMYN. For the duration of Prescribed Expression, the Jax Makerspace will host sensory friendly activities, artist demonstrations, panel discussions, advocacy workshops, and theater and dance performances. The exhibit will run through July 22 and is open during regular library hours.

Jax Makerspace Events


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