Tinkershops

Tinkershops are a great way to get acquainted with the library's Hack Lab and Media Lab technology.  You'll receive a quick tour of the space and learn the basics for vinyl cutting, lasering, 3D printing, digital conversion, circuitry, or coding!  

Space is limited, so register by phone or in person to secure your spot.

 

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  • Are you new to the HackLAB? Do you have a project you'd like help to work on? Come to the ThinkLAB for hands-on help with laser cutting, vinyl cutting and 3D design projects from Library staff. Assistance will be available on a first-come first-served basis.

    All Ages ( Ages 8 and under must be supervised by an adult)   Cost depends on materials used.

    Cookstown: Wednesday February 28, 5:30pm

     

  • Learn how to make a bunch of cozy little holes for Mason bees and natural wild pollinators to call home.

    Adults     $5.00

    Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Friday March 2,  1:30pm

  • Are you new to the HackLAB? Do you have a project you'd like help to work on? Come to the ThinkLAB for hands-on help with laser cutting, vinyl cutting and 3D design projects from Library staff. Assistance will be available on a first-come first-served basis.

    All Ages ( Ages 8 and under must be supervised by an adult)   Cost depends on materials used.

    Lakeshore: Friday March 9, 10:00am

     

  • Learn how to design your own customized wreath and decorate your door for Easter!

    Adult & Ages 10+  $5.00

    Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Saturday March 10,  1:30-3:30pm

  • Be impressed as our - Laser Cutter cuts out materials in patterns that can then be assembled to form - 3D AWESOMENESS! 

    Adult & Ages 9+  $3.00

    Registration Required

    Cookstown: Wednesday March 14,  1:30-3:30pm

  • Make a safe place for your hard earned cash in a Laser Cut Piggy Bank!  Save your nickel, dimes and loonies up for something special.

    Ages 7-9     $5.00

    Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Friday March 16,  1:30-3:00pm

  • Have you ever wondered how the Green Screen works? This Workshop is for you!
    In this Tinkershop we are going to explore and learn how to take a photo. Remove the background, and add a different background using the program PhotoKey. Here you will gain the skills to create a very special keepsake.

    Adults & Ages 9+   Free

    Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Tuesday March 20,  1:30-3:30pm

  • Learn to use the laser cutter to engrave your own wooden garden markers.

    Adult & Ages 11+   Cost depends on materials used.

    Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Thursday March 22,  10:0am

  • Are you new to the HackLAB? Do you have a project you'd like help to work on? Come to the ThinkLAB for hands-on help with laser cutting, vinyl cutting and 3D design projects from Library staff. Assistance will be available on a first-come first-served basis.

    All Ages ( Ages 8 and under must be supervised by an adult)   Cost depends on materials used.

    Cookstown: Wednesday March 28, 5:30pm

     

Lakeshore

967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON L9S 1V3

Churchill

2282 4th Line
Innisfil, ON, L0L 1K0

Cookstown

20 Church Street
Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0

Stroud

7883 Yonge Street
Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8