Technology Skills

Gain skills with computers and accessing digital resources.

Come and discover how to get more informed and enlightened in the world of 21st century news with Cono Spitale!

Internet news is like having an encyclopedia in your home but instead of just having volumes A-M, you have the whole alphabet of books. Having access to mainstream news outlets is usually sufficient to keep up with the current events of the day, however, when you want to delve more deeply into a local, regional, national or international issue, the world is literally at your fingertips.

Register online or call 604-929-3727, ext. 8166

Location:
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Come and discover how to get more informed and enlightened in the world of 21st century news with Cono Spitale!

Internet news is like having an encyclopedia in your home but instead of just having volumes A-M, you have the whole alphabet of books. Having access to mainstream news outlets is usually sufficient to keep up with the current events of the day, however, when you want to delve more deeply into a local, regional, national or international issue, the world is literally at your fingertips.

Register online or call 604-929-3727, ext. 8166

Location:
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
NVDPL is proud to present Summer Film Camp 2019. Are you a youth aged 11-14 interested in making movies? Film Camp is a 5-day school break program at the Library where students entering Grades 5, 6, 7 or 8 come to work with others and develop filmmaking skills.  Participants use filmmaking equipment and with the help of filmmaking educators from the Cinematheque come together to make great stories for the screen! 

Details:
Lynn Valley Library 
Monday-Friday: July 22-26
9:30am-3:30pm
 
Under the guidance of professionals from The Cinematheque, you'll learn:
  • how to use your creativity to define the content, the style, and the tone of your video
  • how to hone ideas into a clear message and story on screen
  • how to nurture it into a script and translate it into a compelling story
The last day of camp includes a screening of the finished projects with friends, family and special guests.Due to the importance of teamwork daily attendance is mandatory. Lunch is not included. Participation release required prior to start.
 
Fee for camp is: $290 for a general application
Financial assistance is available for North Vancouver District residents through the District of North Vancouver’s Youth In Film Program. Bursaries are made available at the 50%, 75% or 100% level for participants with a reference that can support their need, e.g. financial need, underrepresented community, disability and so on.
 
To learn more and to apply, please visit the Registration Page
 
Space is limited! Apply by May 15. 
Location:
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 9:30am to Friday, July 26, 2019 - 3:30pm

Come and discover how to get more informed and enlightened in the world of 21st century news with Cono Spitale!

Internet news is like having an encyclopedia in your home but instead of just having volumes A-M, you have the whole alphabet of books. Having access to mainstream news outlets is usually sufficient to keep up with the current events of the day, however, when you want to delve more deeply into a local, regional, national or international issue, the world is literally at your fingertips.

Register online or call 604-929-3727, ext. 8166

Location:
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Come and discover how to get more informed and enlightened in the world of 21st century news with Cono Spitale!

Internet news is like having an encyclopedia in your home but instead of just having volumes A-M, you have the whole alphabet of books. Having access to mainstream news outlets is usually sufficient to keep up with the current events of the day, however, when you want to delve more deeply into a local, regional, national or international issue, the world is literally at your fingertips.

Register online or call 604-929-3727, ext. 8166

Location:
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm