Berks LaunchBox is a unique partnership with Penn State Berks which brings to GoggleWorks a makerspace with fabrication tools for businesses, artists, and the community as well as curricular courses through Penn State and a dynamic coworking space.

In addition to providing state-of-the-art tools, Berks LaunchBox, offers entrepreneurship workshops, meet-ups focused on topics related to business development and technology, and special youth programs. The Berks LaunchBox is open to members of the Greater Reading community of all ages, and serves as a resource for artists at GoggleWorks.

Makerspace

Equipment and Tools Available*:

3D Printers:
Dremel Digilab 3D45 (BA: 6.7″L x 10″W x 6″D) (PLA)
Solid Dynamics

Computers:
Laptop computers with design software
AV Rover cart

Laser Cutter:
Hobby Series Muse Laser Cutter

Tools:
Assorted hand tools

*Open to residents and artists of GoggleWorks and startups. Must be trained and certified to use equipment and pay associated costs for materials used.

Coworking Space

Benefits:
-Free, high-speed Wi-Fi
-Dedicated work space and storage
-Use of our workshop for meetings
-Coffee, and more coffee
-Work productively
-Get connected with other entrepreneurs
-Build a network of experts who can help you tackle complex problems