WhatsApp: Getting Started

The Lab

WhatsApp is a free messaging app for Android and Apple devices that allows users to send text messages, voice calls, video calls, and files through the app to another WhatsApp user. This class gives an introduction and offers tips for how to get the most out of WhatsApp. What you’ll need: Bring your own laptop, tablet […]

Free

Introduction to Dash Robots | Ages 9 – 12

The Lab

Build computational thinking skills and learn the basics of command language using Dash Robots. Beginners welcome!  COVID-19 Safety Measures  This in-person program will be limited to 8 participants.  For this in-person kids’ program:   Masks are recommended. Anyone who wishes to continue wearing a mask may choose to do so and that choice is respected.  Per Public Health […]

Free

[CANCELLED] FaceTime: Getting Started

The Lab

Learn the basics of using FaceTime on your Apple mobile devices (iPhone or iPad). Please note that FaceTime is only compatible with Apple devices. What you’ll need: Bring your own laptop, tablet, or smartphone or use one of our iPads. Attendees must download the FaceTime app onto their device before class, OR know the password […]

Free
Recurring

Device Clinics

The Lab

Do you want to learn how to use your iPad, Android, or other mobile device? We are here to give you individualized help! Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment and we will help you in person at the library, through Zoom, or over the phone. To book an appointment call the Community Computing Center at 604-925-7405 or […]

Family Introduction to Specdrums | Ages 6 – 10

The Lab

Join us to make music with our brand-new Specdrums!   Specdrum musical rings allow you to create sounds by tapping different surfaces. In this program participants will learn the basics of the Specdrum rings and app. Then they will have time to experiment and make their own music. COVID-19 Safety Measures This in-person program will be […]

Free
Recurring

Device Clinics

The Lab

Do you want to learn how to use your iPad, Android, or other mobile device? We are here to give you individualized help! Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment and we will help you in person at the library, through Zoom, or over the phone. To book an appointment call the Community Computing Center at 604-925-7405 or […]

Sphero Maze Runner | Ages 8 – 12

The Lab

Build your own maze and navigate Sphero through the twists and turns. Want to level up? Gather data about the best route to take and build a program for Sphero to get through on its own. COVID-19 Safety Measures This in-person program will be limited to 8 participants. For this in-person kids' program: Masks are […]

Free
Recurring

Device Clinics

The Lab

Do you want to learn how to use your iPad, Android, or other mobile device? We are here to give you individualized help! Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment and we will help you in person at the library, through Zoom, or over the phone. To book an appointment call the Community Computing Center at 604-925-7405 or […]

Recurring

Device Clinics

The Lab

Do you want to learn how to use your iPad, Android, or other mobile device? We are here to give you individualized help! Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment and we will help you in person at the library, through Zoom, or over the phone. To book an appointment call the Community Computing Center at 604-925-7405 or […]

Nature-Inspired Music with Specdrums | Ages 7 – 10

The Lab

Celebrate Earth Week by making nature-inspired music with Specdrums! Specdrum musical rings allow you to create sounds by tapping different surfaces. In this program, participants will use the Specdrum rings and app to make music inspired by their favourite elements of nature. COVID-19 Safety Measures This in-person program will be limited to 8 participants. For […]

Free

Earth Week Exploration with the Seek App | Ages 9 – 12

The Lab

Celebrate Earth Week and explore the world around you! Learning about our natural world can encourage us to take better care of it. In this program, you will use iNaturalist’s family friendly Seek app to learn about species in your local environment. Participants have the option of using their own devices or using one of […]

Free
Recurring

Device Clinics

The Lab

Do you want to learn how to use your iPad, Android, or other mobile device? We are here to give you individualized help! Sign-up for a 30-minute appointment and we will help you in person at the library, through Zoom, or over the phone. To book an appointment call the Community Computing Center at 604-925-7405 or […]