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

    December 3, 2019 all day
    James L. McIntyre Centennial Library
    50 East St
    Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3C3
    Hannah Caicco (Digital Creator North Program Lead)

    Digital Creator North
    December 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!

    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: December 3rd, 10th, 17th

     DGTL Youth Advisory Council Meeting:
    Wednesday December 4th DGTL teens signed up for the Youth Advisory Council are invited to take part in our very first meeting held in our space!

    Winter Photography Walk:
    December 6th @ 3:30PM – 6:30PM

    Pre-Teen Workshop ⇒ Christmas GIF Making:
    December 11th @ 5pm – 6:30pm

    Retro Gaming & DGTL Christmas Party:
    Saturday December 14th @ 10am – 1pm

    Intro to Graphic Design Adult Workshop
    Wednesday December 18th @ 5pm – 6:30pm

    Christmas Card Workshop
    December 20th @ 3:30pm – 6pm

    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

    Tuesday 3:30pm – 8pm
    Wednesday 3:30pm – 8pm
    Thursday 3:30pm – 8pm
    Friday 3:30pm – 6pm

    Please Note: The DGTL space will be closed to the public from December 21st – January 5th

    Exceptions to the open-studio hours include off-site events and large community events. These newly configured hours will allow teens to have a fun after-school spot to express their digital media skills.

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

    Hope to see you soon @ Digital Creator North !!”

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

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


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