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.



  • Create a customized laser cut family tree with the names of your loved ones!

    Adults & Ages 10+   $10

    Lakeshore: Wednesday April 26, 2017   1:30pm


  • Learn about electronics and turn everyday objects, like bananas and coins, into touchpads! Control your own video game or make some music!

    Ages 6-12   $3

    Cookstown: Wednesday April 26, 2017   4:30pm

  • littleBits is a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks that empower you to invent anything, from your own remote controlled car, to a smart home device. Participants will learn how to build simple circuits and invent their own creations with littleBits.

    Adults & Ages 6+  $Free

    Cookstown: Thursday April 27, 2017   1:30pm


  • Have you ever had a great idea for an App, but don't know how to code? This Tinkershop will introduce you to the MIT App Inventor. This easy to use program let's you create Android applications without writing any code.
    *Must have an Android phone or tablet to test your application*

    Adults & Ages 12+   Free

    Lakeshore: Friday April 28, 2017   1:30pm


967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON L9S 1V3


2282 4th Line
Innisfil, ON, L0L 1K0


20 Church Street
Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0


7883 Yonge Street
Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8