Digital Literacy Days

In collaboration with Toronto Public Library and Cisco, we invite you to join us for Digital Literacy Days, from May 27th to 31st.  Our family-friendly workshops and activities will promote digital literacy skills for people of all ages--so bring your whole family!  

Registered Programs

Program Name
Date
Time
Library
Age
Offered in a partnership with:

FAMILY STORY TIME WITH IPAL ROBOT

June 1

10:30 - 12:30 PM

Angus Glen

All Ages

VTRAC Robotics

REGISTERED WORKSHOPS: if you are interested in joining these free workshops please visit markhamlibrary.eventbrite.ca where you can find all the different workshops offered.

Program Name
Date
Time
Library
Age
Offered in a partnership with:

DIGITAL LITERACY IN THE CANADIAN WORKPLACE

May 27

1:30 - 3:30 PM

Aaniin

16+

JVS Toronto

MARKHAM FIREBIRDS ROBOTICS

May 27

5:00 - 8:00 PM

Milliken Mills

All Ages

FRC 7902: Markham FireBirds

READY, SET, BANK: ONLINE BANKING MADE EASY

May 28

5:00 - 7:00 PM

Aaniin

40+

TD Bank

BUILDING PROBLEM-SOLVING SKILLS THROUGH DESIGN THINKING

May 28

4:00 - 6:00 PM

Unionville

10+

Y2 Entrepreneurship Labs

INTRODUCTION TO GOOGLE ANALYTICS

May 29

7:00 - 8:45 PM

Markham Village

14+

Learn with Shiya

START BUILDING WEB AND MOBILE APPS WITH REACT.js

May 30

6:00 - 8:30 PM

Angus Glen

10+

finnovate.io

INVENTING AND INNOVATION SERIES: CREATING YOUR OWN SMART SENSOR

May 30

4:30 - 6:00 PM

Cornell

8+

SV Robotics Academy

INTERNET SAFETY FOR PARENTS

May 30

5:30 - 7:00 PM

Thornhill C.C.

All Ages

Knowledge Flow Cyber Safety Foundation

INDEED JOB SQUAD
May 31
1:30 - 3:00 PM
Milliken Mills
16+
Indeed


OFF-SITE WORKSHOPS:These workshops are also offered externally through some of our partners in the community. Please contact these organizations for registration.

Program Name
Date
Time
Library
Age
Offered in a partnership with:

DESIGNING ROBOTS TO MOVE

May 27

4:30 - 6:00 PM

YSpace

10+

SV Robotics Academy

MARKHAM FIREBIRDS ROBOTICS

May 29

5:00 - 8:00 PM

Cornell C.C.

All Ages

FRC 7902: Markham FireBirds



Family Activities

Drop-in, no pre-registration required.These activities are offered for families to learn basic digital concepts and skills together.

Library
Monday, May 27
Tuesday, May 28
Wednesday, May 29 Thursday, May 30
Friday, May 31

AANIIN

DIGITAL SPACES OPEN HOUSE

2:00 - 4:00 PM

LASER ENGRAVING DEMO

2:00 - 3:00 PM


3D PRINTER DEMO

3:00 - 4:00 PM


PLAY WITH OZOBOTS

7:00 - 8:00 PM

R2D2 LITTLEBITS

7:00 - 8:00 PM

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CODE & GO ROBOT MOUSE

12:00 - 1:00 PM


LASER ENGRAVING DEMO

2:00 - 3:00 PM


3D PRINTER DEMO

3:00 - 4:00 PM


ANGUS GLEN

BLOXELS

4:00 - 5:00 PM

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DIGITAL  SPACES OPEN HOUSE

2:00 - 4:00 PM

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PLAY WITH OZOBOTS

3:30 - 4:30 PM

CORNELL

KIDS MAKERSPACE OPEN HOUSE

2:00 - 4:00 PM

PLAY WITH OZOBOTS

7:00 - 8:00 PM

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3D PRINT DEMO AND Q&A

3:30 - 5:00 PM

MARKHAM VILLAGE

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CODE & GO ROBOT MOUSE
1:00-2:00 PM

CODE-A-PILLAR
10:30-11:30 AM

PLAY WITH OZOBOTS

7:00 - 8:00 PM

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MILLIKEN MILLS

PLAY WITH OZOBOTS

7:00 - 8:00 PM

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DASH & DOT
6:00-7:00 PM

MAKEY MAKEY
3:00-4:00 PM

THORNHILL C.C.

BINARY NAMETAGS

4:00 - 5:00 PM

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DIGITAL SPACES OPEN HOUSE

2:00 - 4:00 PM

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THORNHILL VILLAGE

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CODE-A-PILLAR

3:30-5:00 PM

UNIONVILLE

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CODE-A-PILLAR

6:00 - 7:30 PM

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PLAY WITH OZOBOTS

6:00 - 7:30 PM

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