Maker Kits

Maker Kits are new and now ready to check out at Wellington County Library!

Check out one of our Maker Kits today and learn computer programming, coding, robotics and more. Maker Kits are designed to facilitate learning and play for all ages and skill levels. Each kit comes with a piece of new technology, accessories if required, and some instructions to help get you started.

Kits are available for a 3 week loan and will be available to borrow from any library branch. If the kit you want is checked out, simply place a hold.

Please note that some of the links provided below are to commercial sites. They are for your information only, and do not represent an endorsement from the County of Wellington.

Nintendo Switch

Bring the latest Nintendo console home and play as a handheld game or on the big screen! Everything you need is in the kit, but they must be checked out on an adult card and video games circulate separately.

Podcast Kit

Start your very own podcast with this portable kit. It includes a microphone, sound mixer, and other gadgets - all you need is your own computer or use one of our public computers. Checked out on adult cards only.

YouTube Kit

Start your own YouTube channel! This kit comes with a Canon SL2 DSLR camera, Rode external microphone, and mini tripod. All you need is a computer to edit your video files on, or use on of our public computers! Checked out on adult cards only.


Bit is the world's smallest smart robot. This right brain - left brain integrating bot builds both creativity and coding skills in ages 6 and up. Advance from basic colour coding to intermediate block-based programming with Bit. For more information, visit

PlayStation 4 Console

Play the newest video games at home. The console comes with two controllers and all required cables to hook up to your HDMI-compatible TV. This item can be checked out on adult cards only, and video games circulate separately.


Take a closer look at the natural world with our new binocular sets! Each kit comes with a pair of Vortex Diamondback binoculars and the Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America.


Cubelets are robot blocks that easily connect to form robots that inspire kids and adults to become better thinkers. Each Cubelet performs a specific function, and when combined, creates a robot capable of different actions. For more information, visit .


Dash is a fun robot that is used in conjunction with an app that is downloaded on any smartphone or tablet. Control his movements, noises and more, or program him to complete basic courses. Our Maker Kit comes with Dash and instructions on which apps can be downloaded for free on your own devices. For more information, visit the Wonder Workshop website at



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