Hamilton Drive Thru

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Lane Community Technology Center

Technology Center entrance

Location Details

The Lane Libraries Community Technology Center is located in the former Journal News building. The center offers a high-tech collaborative work/play/create space with public use computers (both PC and Mac), Adobe Creative Cloud software, a Cricut Maker 3, 3D printers, a Glowforge laser cutter and wifi available throughout.

Address:
228 Court St.
Hamilton, OH 45011
Directions

Phone:
(513) 785-2727

Contact Us

Hours:

Monday – Thursday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday and Saturday10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
SundayClosed

Parking Info

Parking is free at all metered spots after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and on weekends. Before 5:00 p.m. on weekdays, there is metered parking on High Street, a metered parking lot located next to the Tech Center, and the McDulin parking garage, which is free for the first 2 hours and $.75 for each hour after that.

Classes/Workshops

Knowledgeable staff are available to answer your questions about eReaders, tablets, computers, software, 3D printing and other technologies. They also offer several free classes, workshops, and special events on a regular basis, including:

  • One-on-one computer instruction for beginners and up
  • Resume writing and job seeking resources
  • Tech/STEM classes and resources for tweens, teens and adults
  • Individual help using Lane’s online resources

If you see a class that you’re interested in but can’t attend, ask us about setting up an individual or group session.

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Lane Community Technology Center" group.

Bring Your Own Book Club (BYOBC)

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lane Community Technology Center
Library Branch: Lane Community Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Details:

Choose whatever book you want that fits the theme and join us on Discord for a lively discussion! Share your thoughts anytime, or join the librarian-led discussion hours.

This event is in the "Lane Community Technology Center" group.

The S’more the Merrier!

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Lane Community Technology Center
Registration
Library Branch: Lane Community Technology Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

Teens/Adults

This event is in the "Lane Community Technology Center" group.

The Art of Illustration

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Lane Community Technology Center
Registration
Library Branch: Lane Community Technology Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

Teens/Adults

  Learn the basics of art and illustration in this educational and collaborative class. 

  June 6 – Learn to use a drawing tablet to cartoonify yourself!
 

This event is in the "Lane Community Technology Center" group.

Plot Twists Writers Club

10:00am - 11:00am
Lane Community Technology Center
Library Branch: Lane Community Technology Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Details:

Teens & Adults

This event is in the "Lane Community Technology Center" group.

The S’more the Merrier!

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Lane Community Technology Center
Registration
Library Branch: Lane Community Technology Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

Teens/Adults

This event is in the "Lane Community Technology Center" group.

Cricuts & Candles

3:30pm - 6:00pm
Lane Community Technology Center
Registration
Library Branch: Lane Community Technology Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

In part 1, participants will pick scents and pour your own unique candle. In part 2, you will learn to use the Cricut to customize the candle’s jar and lid. Attendees will need to attend both sessions.

Technology at Your Fingertips

The Tech Center boasts an extensive list of hardware and software for your use.

Cricut

The Cricut can be used to make cards, decals, and much more! Use of the machine is free, but patrons will need to bring their own materials. Also available: Mug Press & Heat Press.

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Tools & Electronics

A variety of tools and electronics, including (but not limited to) precision hand tools, a drill, dremel and rotary tools, a heat gun, soldering irons, a multimeter, breadboards, wire, and Arduino starter kits are available for patron use.

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