a members only makerspace

Fostering a community of building, tinkering, and educating in the Chicago south suburbs since 2012.

Prototype + Build + Tinker

From textiles to laser cutters, we do it all. Our space hosts a diverse array of equipment and materials to get you moving on your journey through making.


Why You Should Join Us

You enjoy building and teaching others in your community how to do the same.

24/7 Access

Our community space has dozens of machines and materials that you'll have access to around the clock.

Event space

Run your own courses, workshops, and events out of our space. Leverage our resources to make every event successful.

membership exclusive deals

Get free access to courses, free booth space at regularly-run events, and other membership-only benefits.

Upcoming Events

We're running public and member-only events all the time.

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How To Apply

We're a tight-knit group of creators. Come visit us and to learn more about us.

Social & Gathering Event

Stop by one of our events or reach out for a tour. Check out what we're about.

Interview Face to Face

Interview with one of our members and get all of your questions about us answered.

Apply For Membership

Apply to join. Memberships start at $50/month.

latest from blog

Updated occasionally, the Spacelab blog typically features upcoming events, works-in-progress, and other projects.