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.



  • Choose from a variety of designs and watch as the laser creates your own wooden bookmark. Makes a great stocking stuffer.


    All Ages 

    Cost: $2 per bookmark

    Drop In

    Lakeshore: Tuesday December 12,  6:30-8:30pm

  • Drop into the media lab to get your own holiday photo on a festive background.

    All Ages   Cost: $2 per photo

    Drop In

    Lakeshore: Wednesday December 13, 10am-12pm

  • Learn to create intricate patterns for the laser cutter. Frosted and transparent colours will brighten up your holiday celebrations. They would make great gifts.

    Ages: 9+  Cost: $3

    Cookstown: Thursday December 14,  1:30-3:30pm

  • 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 the 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: Based on materials used.

    Drop In - No Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Friday December 15, 10am-2pm

    Cookstown: Wednesday December 27, 5:30-7:30pm

  • Create personalized Christmas stockings for your family this year! Choose from a variety of different designs, add family names and apply using heat transfer vinyl.

    Adults & Ages 8+   Cost: $4

    Drop In

    Lakeshore: Tuesday December 19, 1:30-3:30pm

  • Jazz up your table setting with some laser cut napkin ring holds. Drop-in and choose from and variety of templates.
    This program is on a first come first serve basis.

    All Adults    Cost: $4/set pf four

    Drop In - No Registration Required

    Lakeshore: Wednesday December 20, 6:30-8:30pm

  • Learn to quickly etch line art into bamboo boards as decorative artworks. By colour coding these lines we can choose how each one will cut.

    Adults & Ages 9+   Cost: $4

    Drop In - No Registration Required.

    Cookstown: Thursday December 21, 6:30-8pm



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