Take It Make It Kits

Take It Make It Experience KitsCheck out our new Take It Make It Experience Kits and get started on a whole new experience of creating, designing, making, or producing. Each kit contains everything you need to embark on something new.

The maker movement is about experimentation and tinkering, and the Library will provide a small collection to help you get involved.

Available Kits

  • Fiber Arts:
    • Sewing Machine
    • Weaving Loom
  • Musical Instruments:
    • Bongo Drum
    • Ukulele
  • Science Equipment:
    • Microscope
    • Orion Telescope
    • Orion StarBlast Telescope
  • Technology:
    • Arduino
    • GoPro Camera
    • Makey Makey
    • Raspberry Pi

Browse Take-It Make-It Kits in the catalog.

Ensure a Great Experience

  • You can check out a Take It Make It Experience Kit if you have a valid MARINet library card (this means your fines are under $100 and your card is not expired). 
  • Take It Make It Kits must be checked out by patrons over 16, but can be enjoyed by people of any age.
  • Take It Make It Kits are loaned for one week with no renewals.
  • Please check the library's hours to make sure we'll be open when you plan to pick up your Take It Make It Kit.
  • Take It Make It Kits may be picked up on a first come, first served basis. You may call ahead at 415-389-4292 to see if a kit is available for pick up.
  • Take It Make It Kits must be returned at the Mill Valley Library during open hours and handed to a staff person at the Circulation Desk on or before the due date. Please do not return Kits to book drops or to other libraries.
  • Use Take It Make It Kits responsibly to avoid fines or suspension of privileges.

If you need assistance, please call the circulation desk at 415-389-4292.