The Makery

The Makery

  • What is the Makery
  • Whats in it
  • Policies
  • First Timers Guides
  • FAQ
  • How to use the Makery
  • Makery Classes
  • Submit a 3D Print Job
  • Poster Printer Info


Hours Amenities Eligibility

Sunday: 1-4:30 p.m.

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 12-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 12-5 p.m.

Thursday: 12-8:30 p.m.

Friday: 12-8:30 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Open, flexible work area

Classroom with Mondopad

Industrial surfaces

Wet bar/sink area

Large chalkboard

Overhead pull-down electric

On-site dedicated staff

Accessible restroom

EPL cardholders, District 205 teachers and students, Elmhurst College students, Work Perks and Business cardholders are welcome to use the space.

Guests accompanying Elmhurst patrons may use the Makery for certain programs, clubs, and activities.

Adult supervision required for anyone below middle school age.

The Makery offers Sensory Friendly Hours every Thursday between 4-6 p.m. The laser cutter, Carvey, and 3D printers are unavailable during these hours. Noise cancelling headphones are available for use in the Makery at all times.