TEEN ONLY Digital Media Lab! Digital Creator North, Drop-in Today!

    April 1, 2019 all day
    James L. McIntyre Centennial Library
    50 East St
    Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3C3
    Katie Huckson

    Digital Creator North
    April 2019

    Teens ages 14 – 19 are welcome to come check out /hang out at this FREE media arts space. We have a bunch of high-end digital media equipment and software reserved
    JUST for TEENS to use!

    For youth 11 – 13 year-old we haven’t forgot about YOU please join us April 2, 8, 15 & 30th from 3pm – 7pm for some gaming fun! You may notice that it is labelled as “Video Game Club” on the calendar below but the space is definitely open to other activities as well (like art, hanging out, doing homework, making videos, etc).

    Digital CreatorDigital Creator North is a teen media arts lab and hangout space. Teens are encouraged to use the space in a way that fits with their individual interests! We aim to promote digital literacy by providing space, equipment, software and mentorship with a variety of digital media arts technology. Our goal is to create teens who are creators of digital media content and not just consumers!

    We will also have weekly events such as work-shops, art-making, video-game and movie nights. Bring your own snacks, except on gaming night where snacks will be provided. (check the Schedule to find out when!), some of which include:

    Video Game Club: April 2, 8, 15, and 30

    Photography Workshops:
    April 4th (composition), April 18 (manual exposure)

    Filmmaking Workshops:
    April 9, April 16 (Shaw Spotlight workshop), April 24

    Writer’s Craft Workshop (character design): April 25

    PA Day Super Smash Tournament: April 12

    Open Studio Time AND MORE! 

    We are ALWAYS open to workshop or activity night suggestions. Ask for it and we’ll do our best to make it happen!

    Drop-In open studio time offered at the Centennial Library downtown

    Mondays 4pm – 8pm (closed April 1, 22, 29)
    Tuesday 4pm – 8pm
    Wednesday 4pm – 8pm
    Thursday 4pm – 8pm
    Friday 3pm – 5pm (closed April 19 & 26)

    Any teens who need volunteer hours for high school can also contact Katie (saultstemarie@digitalcreator.ca) to inquire about upcoming volunteer opportunities at summer workshops and community events!

    Hope to see you soon @ Digital Creator North !!”
    ∼ Digital Creator North SSM program lead Katie Huckson∼

    To find out more please contact Library Manager of Community Engagement Helena Huopalainen at h.huopalainen@cityssm.on.ca or Digital Creator North SSM program lead Katie Huckson at saultstemarie@digitalcreator.ca

    Poster courtesy of Digital Creator North

    Find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/dgtlsault/


    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here