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  • Job Opportunity

    Call for Applications Date Posted: June 1st, 2018 Application Deadline: June 15th, 2018 Start Date: July 15th, 2018 Wage: $19 an hour, 35 hour work week Province: Ontario Region: Northern Ontario Location: Temiskaming Shores Public Library Term: Full-time (10 month contract with potential of renewal) Organization Description The Near North Mobile Media Lab actively promotes […]

  • Centennial Smash!

    Inspiring teens from Korah Collegiate in Sault Ste. Marie organized two hugely successful Super Smash Bros. video game tournaments over school holidays this year. Centennial Smash was the first of it’s kind to hit our Library, and it was so popular when we ran it in January that we had to revive it over March […]

  • April Update

    April has been a good month and the rest of the month is looking just as good! Temiskaming Shores Digital Creator has started hosting weekly clubs during the week along with the stand-alone workshops on Saturdays. The weekly clubs have been going very well as the weekdays are the busiest time for us and they […]

  • Aperture Play in Sault Ste. Marie

    Taking to the DSLR’s again, we have been playing around with Manual Exposure here in Sault Ste. Marie. In particular, we’ve been working on mastering depth of field/aperture to get those beautiful blurred background shots everybody loves! Here are a few shots by the homeschool group.

  • Looking Ahead

    Digital Creator Temiskaming Shores just finished an action packed week with the “March Break Mural Project” and is now enjoying the space and it’s new chic! Keeping things a bit lighter by trying out some of the tech we’ve had lying around for a while, and looking to the future. Now that we have good […]

  • Sunshine, Snow & Snapshots

    “Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.” – Pietro Aretino Here at Digital Creator Kenora we’ve been taking advantage of the late-winter balmy temperatures by taking our cameras on the road for photo-walks around Keewatin. With all of the recent sunshine, the lakes are breaking up and the ice and snow […]

  • It’s March Break (And We’re Making A Movie!)

    It’s an exciting time at Digital Creator Timmins! Consider this a “production log,” as I write to you smack dab in the middle of our March Break Movie Week! Today was the second day of production (or filming) for our fearless movie crew. The script is rock-solid, the footage looks great, and they can’t wait […]

  • March Break Mural Project

    March Break has officially started and so has our project at Temiskaming Shores Digital Creator! Over the March Break, we will be adding a little colour to the space and really making it feel like our own. We will be painting a mural on the walls of the space, and the teens participating have each […]

  • Ice and Snow Photography in the Sault!

    Not that Sioux, the other one! Last Saturday in Sault Ste. Marie we ventured into the cold to take a closer look at the winter landscape around us. Situated on the scenic St. Mary’s river, we found frozen flora and fauna to inspire our photographic hike. Our challenge was to come up with interesting compositions […]

  • DGTL Creator Insider

    There are many new things starting up in March at Temiskaming Shores Digital Creator! The teens at the space have showed their interest in other mediums of art and after discussing how we can bring their interests to life, we’ve decided to start a Poetry Open Mic Night. The teens will be able to express […]

  • Wednesday’s Weekly Web Post

    Over the past month there has been a lot happening at Temiskaming Digital Creator! We have some new and exciting projects in the making and have had some awesome workshops! More and more teens have started coming in after school to use the space as a place to hangout, play video games and discuss creative […]

  • No Dragons Yet

    In the Elliot Lake space, we have a few projects and ongoing activities that are collaborative in nature. My all time favourite to run and to experience is Dungeons and Dragons (or, more accurately, Pathfinder). We sit down every two weeks or so to roll dice and go on whimsical adventures. Last week we wrapped […]

  • SLKT: Our next film is called The Librarian…But we’re keeping it hush-hush

    Since we got back from the holidays, some really cold days in Sioux Lookout have made the Digital Creator space a nice place to enjoy a hot chocolate. But we’ve being doing a lot more than relaxing with seasonal beverages. Some really great projects have been created and are currently in the works. We are […]

  • Sioux Lookout Photography Club

    Love snapping photos and ready to take your selfie game to the next level? Then you need to join the Sioux Lookout Photography Club! Have access to Canon T6i cameras, lighting equipment and cool backgrounds to make those high concept ideas a reality. Program lead Laine can show you how to use Photoshop and tweak […]

  • Stop Motion Video From Sioux Lookout

    Check out the stop motion video by the busy folks at our Sioux Lookout location. They created this claymation rocket ship video. Both the feature and the behind the scenes videos are included!