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.

In the Kit

  • Fiber Arts:
    • Sewing Machine
    • Weaving Loom
  • Musical Instruments:
    • Bongo Drum
    • Ukulele
  • Science Equipment:
    • Microscope
    • Orion 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 live within the 94941 zip code and you have a valid library card (this means your fines are under $10 and your card is not expired).
  • Take It Make It Experience Kits can be checked out by patrons over 16, but enjoyed by people of any age.
  • Mill Valley residents may check out one Take It Make It Experience Kit per day and up to 2 Take It Make It Experience Kits per 30-day-period. Each type of Take It Make It Experience Kit may be checked out only once per 30 day period.
  • Please check the library's hours to make sure we'll be open when you plan to pick up your Experience Kit.
  • Experience Kits may be picked up on a first come, first served basis. You may call the library to see if a Kit is available for pick up.
  • Experience Kits must be returned at the Mill Valley Library and handed to a staff person at the Circulation Desk on or before the due date. There is a $25 fee for kits returned to other libraries, left in a bookdrop, or at the front door.

If you need assistance, please call the circulation desk at 415-389-4292, ext. 4723.