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 and display your own artwork in adhesive vinyl on your walls.

    Adults & Ages 12+   Cost based on materials used

    Lakeshore: Tuesday September 26,  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 7 and under must be supervised by an adult)   Cost depends on materials used.

    Cookstown: Wednesday September 27, 5:30pm


  • Come and learn to animate a cute little Micro:Bit micro-controller developed by the BBC. An easy and fun way to get started with procedural instructions - a.k.a. CODING!

    Adults & Ages 9+   Cost: FREE

    Lakeshore: Tuesday October 10, 1:30 to 3:30pm

  • Use the LASER to cut into a wood block to make your own printing tool. Make the image in reverse for printing or leave it as a decorative object.

    Adults & Ages 7+   Cost $3

    Lakeshore: Thursday October 12, 1:30-3:30pm

  • Make a laser cut "pineapple" ukulele and see how flat sheets of plywood can become a real musical instrument.

    Adults & Ages 9+   Cost $30

    Lakeshore: Friday October 20  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