3D printer certification classes are offered on a regular schedule at all library branches (with the exception of Clearview and Iroquois Ridge during its renovation). Attending a class is required if you want to use the library’s 3D printers. Check the class schedule for dates and locations
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Drop by the Training Lab at Central Branch Library from 4-6pm and receive tech coaching from members of our Teen Tech Team.
Age: All Ages
WINTER Session Dates:
Tuesday, February 14th, 21st, 28th
Tuesday, March 14th
Team up with a volunteer tech coach in the library closest to you for one-on-one technology help. Register for one-hour sessions on the topics below. Please note that this program is for beginner users and a library card is required for registration.
• Getting started with your computer or tablet
• Getting started with social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest)
• Introduction to your digital library: eBooks, audiobooks and more
Registration is currently open for coaching to start in January 2017. Call your preferred branch to register.
Clearview Neighbourhood Branch
Glen Abbey Branch
White Oaks Branch
This FREE monthly series welcomes anyone who is interested in sharpening their digital knowledge. From social media to Google maps, there is something in this series for everyone. Call 905-815-2042 or visit the Central Adult Information Desk to register for one, or all, of these exciting sessions.
Age: 16Y and up. Cost: FREE Central Branch
|January 16||Getting to Know Google Maps||2-3:30 pm|
|February 13||Go Digital @ OPL: How to Use the Library with Your Tablet||2-3:30 pm|
|March 20||Social Media 101: An Overview||2-3:30 pm|
This monthly series delves into some of the exciting, forward-thinking ways that technology impacts our lives. Topics range from 3D design to digital photography, from apps for mental health to apps for personal fitness.
Age: 16Y and up. Cost:$8/1 class. Central Branch.
*Please note that the links below will be live once registration opens on Aug 13, 2016 at 9:00am.
|Date||Topic||Register through iris|
|January 24, 2017||Mind Your Mind: Apps for Mental Wellness
|Course Code: 220184*|
|February 28, 2017||Introduction to Digital Photography: Making the Leap from a Point-and-Shoot to a Digital SLR
|Course Code: 220185*|
|March 28, 2017||Exercise Your Tech Skills: Apps for Fitness
|Course Code 220186*|
Design an object using free 3D design software and learn the basics of 3D modelling and printing in this hands-on class using Mac computers. Designs will be printed for pick up at a later date.
Age: 18Y and up. Cost $8/1 class.
Queen Elizabeth Cultural and Community Centre, Digital Media Lab
Saturday, January 21, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Register through iris. Course Code 220189
Design an object using free 3D design software and learn the basics of 3D modelling and printing in this hands-on class. Designs will be printed for pick up at a later date.
Age: 18Y and up Cost $8/1 class.
Central Branch, Thursday, March 9, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Register through iris Course Code 220190
*This program is a part of the TechConnect Evening Series*
Are you a keen photographer ready to make the leap from a point-and-shoot to a digital SLR? This lecture-style class will provide you with the knowledge and tools to do so.
Age: 18Y and up. Cost $8/1 class.
Central Branch Auditorium, Tuesday, February 28, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Register through iris. Course Code: 220185