TechOWL Community Space

Learn, share, and grow with TechOWL.

Visit our Community Space

Explore our new public community space dedicated to assistive technology! Drop by during open hours to try out the devices that interest you or to pick up free equipment from the donation program.

Community Space schedule:

  • Monday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • Tuesday 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • Thursday 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
  • Other hours by appointment. Email TechOWL@temple.edu

We’re excited to offer a variety of hands-on experiences in this space. Discover accessible video gaming, see 3D printing in action, or use our tools for basic wheelchair maintenance.

If there is a specific device you are interested in, consider emailing us ahead of time or filling out the “Connect With TechOWL” form so that we can arrange for you to meet with the best staff member to answer your questions!

Find the Community Space

Our address is 1392 Cecil B Moore Avenue. You can get here by car, bus, or subway.

If you are dropping items off, you can pull over along the storefront. Free 15-minute parking is available under the row of flags (see map). A paid visitor lot is also available down the street at 1223 Cecil B. Moore Avenue (see map).

If you have any questions before you arrive, please call 800-204-7428 or email techowl@temple.edu.

Map of where the TechOWL community space is on Temple's Campus

Programs

The Community Space hosts many of our programs and services

  • Reuse Equipment
  • 3D printing
  • Adaptive Gaming
  • Demonstration
  • Learning
  • And more!

Cost

TechOWL programs, including attending workshops, are free for Pennsylvanians. Additionally, this space is open to collaborating with other groups and organizations. For inquiries regarding our programming please follow us on Instagram (@techowlpa) or contact us at techowl@temple.edu

Locations

The address for the community space is 1392 Cecil B. Moore Ave. Philadelphia PA 19122.

Made Possible by…

The Community Space is made possible by a grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education and special consideration by Temple University.

The activities in the space are primarily funded by the federal Assistive Technology Act, overseen by the Administration for Community Living.

Next Steps

If you would like to get involved in our community events, please contact us via email at TechOWL@temple.edu.

Upcoming Events

  • Sensory Art Extravaganza Wednesday June 12th 2:30-4:00 PM
  • Pride & Disability Social Thursday June 20th 3 to 5 PM
  • 3D Printed Switch Workshop Thursday June 27th 10 AM to 12 PM
  • To Be Announced

Are you interested in more programming or have an idea for a program that could be hosted in TechOWL’s community space? Please use the form above or email us!