Hack LAB

Located at the library's Lakeshore Branch, the Hack LAB gives you access to 3D printing, vinyl cutting, lasering and more.  Curious about why the library is getting into hacking?

Acid Etching

Using our Vinyl cutter, you will be creating a stencil and using an etching cream to frost your glass piece. Feel free to bring your own glass.
Ages 7+ & Adults    $3
Lakeshore: Wednesday August 24, 2016  1:30pm...

August 24, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Acid Etching

Use the Vinyl cutter to create a stencil, then frost your glass piece using custom stencil and some etching cream. Feel free to bring your own glass.

Ages 7+ & Adults    $3

Cookstown: Thursday August 11, 2016   6:30pm

August 11, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Understanding Inkscape

Take your first step in learning how to use the Laser cutter in the HackLAB. This Free tutorial class, will give you all the learning tools you'll need to know. How to create and make things on the laser cutter and Vinyl cutter.

Adults & Ages 7+        Free

Lakeshore: Wednesday August 10, 2016  1:30pm
                   Tuesday August 16, 2016  6:30pm

August 10, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
August 16, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Talking to Machines

Drop-in and learn to speak the language of servos, 3D printers, and Bluetooth light-bulbs! (No registration required for this Tinkershop)

Ages 12+      Free

Lakeshore: Wednesday August 10, 2016  6:30pm
                  Thursday August 18, 2016 6:30pm             

August 10, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
August 18, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Izzy & Kyle's Big Idea!
Izzy and Kyle's Big Idea

Izzy and Kyle were hanging out at the Cookstown Branch Hack Lab and decided that they wanted to try something new.  We carefully removed the cutting blade off of our vinyl cutter and replaced it with a permanent marker.  Then Izzy and Kyle used the CutStudio software to design a poster in the same way that most users use it to design a vinyl decal.  The results were fantastic and both of them...



967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON L9S 1V3


2282 4th Line
Innisfil, ON, L0L 1K0


20 Church Street
Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0


7883 Yonge Street
Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8