Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library ideaLAB

This location remains closed for most public operations during the COVID-19 pandemic including ideaLAB services and appointments. Find out what services are available during the closure.

 

panorama of the Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales ideaLAB

Hours

The Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library ideaLAB is open year-round, and our open lab hours are all ages:

  • Sunday: 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
  • Monday & Tuesday: 2:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday & Thursday: 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Workshops

We also run workshops and programs — be sure to check the events & classes calendar regularly!

What's available in the "Corky" Gonzales ideaLAB?

  • Spinning wheel

  • 4 sewing machines

  • Quilting machine

  • 2 sergers

  • Embroidery machine & digitization software

  • 2 rigid heddle 20" looms

  • 2 Macs, 2 PCs with Adobe Creative Cloud and other modeling and design software

  • Cricut cutting machine

  • Power drill

  • Jigsaw

  • Soldering iron

  • Foredom flex shaft rotary tool with various bits

  • Wacom Intuos pen tablet

  • Assorted hand tools (screwdrivers, pliers, specialized driver sets)

  • Jewelry tools (specialized pliers & hammers, mandrels, stone-setting tools, dies)

  • and much more - come visit us!