The Georgetown Branch of the Halton Hills Public Library offers a makerspace for scanning, editing, and converting photos and videos, as well as hardware and software that you can use for your creative photo, audio and video projects.

You can book a thirty-minute appointment with a staff member for a Creativity Centre tour or a tutorial of the equipment or software. Book an appointment through our Book a Librarian form. Don't forget, you can also access LinkedIn Learning, with more than 144,000 tutorials taught by experts to help you learn about design, software, technology and other creative skills. 

Creativity Centre Hours:

  • Monday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
  • Friday -Saturday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Sunday: 1:00pm - 4:30pm; except during July/August
3D printer
The Cubicon Single Plus 3D printer uses a corn-based fully biodegradable filament and is made from renewable natural resources. The printer has a large 4.3” LCD touch display with USB memory, a HEPA filter that keeps debris and odours from escaping, making it ideal for the Library environment. Visit our 3D Printing page for more information
Creativity Centre computers

Design and create with photo, video and music editing on the iMac Pro and Creativity Centre desktop computers. You’ll find new, powerful, and updated computers in the Creativity Centre to perform all your tasks. Enjoy these new computers for all your graphic intensive projects.

Cricut Maker

The ultimate smart cutting DIY machine for creating virtually any project on your wish list. Choose from various tools and cut hundreds of materials quickly and accurately; from the most delicate paper to matboard and leather. The Cricut Maker delivers professional level cutting performance and is safe and easy to use. Please bring your own materials to cut and create with. 

Cricut EasyPress (t-shirt press)

Design your creation and use the Cricut EasyPress to iron-on your design. Please bring your own item to press your creation on.

With adjustable heat up to 400° F (205° C), Cricut EasyPress gives you professional iron-on results in 60 seconds or less. The Cricut EasyPress is compatible with major brands of heat-transfer material.

Edit and create

From photo and video editing to design and movie making, we have a variety of creative software.

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements
  • Adobe Premiere Elements
  • Roxio Creator NXT
  • My Memories Suite
  • Audacity
  • Handbrake
  • Sculptris
  • Tracing Light Table
Genealogy and family history

Explore your family history and create your family tree.

  • Ancestry Library Edition
  • MyHeritage Family Tree Builder

For more information about researching your family history, please see the Local History page.

Scan

You can scan many items with our Epson scanners. Scan and send through email or save files to your USB.

  • Documents
  • Photographs
  • Slides
  • Negatives
VHS and DVD conversion
Convert your VHS tapes to DVD with our Toshiba DVR. VHS tapes copy over in real time so be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the transfer. We cannot convert copyrighted material.