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360 Video Master Class

Tuesday May 11, 2021 - Tuesday May 25, 2021

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Online Event.

Join cinematographer Tom Strnad on this multi-session workshop that will explore the entire 360 video production & post-production process. Tuesday, May 4, 11, 18 and 25.

This multi-week workshop provides an overview of the entire 360 Video production and post-production process. Topics include capturing virtual reality 360 video with GoPro Fusion and Kodak PixPro cameras, editing 360 video using the GoPro app and Blackmagic Davinci Resolve along with Boris FX plug-ins. Learn about how to master in 360 video and uploading to YouTube, Facebook and Vimeo.

No experience required. Recommended Age: Adults and Teens 13+

Brought to you by The Creator Space Mobile Digital Arts Lab, in partnership with The Blue Mountains Public Library, the Collingwood Public Library and the Wasaga Beach Public Library.

Contact: Tom Strnad
Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/360-video-master-class-tickets-147446419209?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

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Digital Cinematography Master Class

Thursday May 13, 2021 - Thursday May 20, 2021

Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Location: Online Event.

Join cinematographer Tom Strnad in this multi-session workshop that covers the fundamentals of digital cinematography and storytelling. Thursday, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

Using a Blackmagic 4K Pocket Cinema Camera, that students can access from our partner libraries, Tom will demonstrate how to manually control the image with the camera, add lighting and framing to enhance the story and how different prime lenses affect the image.

No experience required. Recommended Age: Adults and Teens 13+

Brought to you by The Creator Space Mobile Digital Arts Lab, in partnership with The Blue Mountains Public Library, the Collingwood Public Library and the Wasaga Beach Public Library.

Contact: Tom Strnad
Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/digital-cinematography-master-class-tickets-146853134679?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

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Audio Podcast Master Class

Thursday May 13, 2021 - Thursday May 20, 2021

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Online Event.

This multi-week workshop will explore the entire process of creating an audio podcast from idea, to recording, to final mastered audio file. Thursday, April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20.

This multi-session workshop will explore the entire process of creating an audio podcast from idea, to recording, to final mastered audio file using ProTools First and other available free software. Topics include factual documentary podcasts and fictional audio drama podcast production techniques, sound recording for podcasts, sound editing and design and sound mastering for podcasts.

No experiences required and perfect for ages 13+.

Brought to you by The Blue Mountains Creator Space Digital Arts Lab (www.tbmcreatorspace.com), in partnership with the Blue Mountains Public Library (www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca), Collingwood Public Library and Wasaga Beach Public Library.

Contact: Tom Strnad
Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/audio-podcast-master-class-tickets-147401639271?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

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Teen Group

Thursday May 13, 2021

Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Zoom.

Join the Teen Group and have your say on Teen programs and services, become involved in your community, and meet new friends!

Being a part of the Teen Group gives you the chance to suggest ways that the Library can better serve our teen community, offer ideas for exciting teen programs, and provide feedback about the library's teen collection, including books, graphic novels, movies, and magazines. Being a part of the BMPL Teen Group is a great way to acquire your High School community service hours while having fun!

The Teen Group will meet the second Thursday of each month, virtually via Zoom. AGES 13-17

Contact: Jen
Phone: 519-599-3681 Ext. 5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca/

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Trivia Game Night

Friday May 14, 2021 - Friday May 28, 2021

Time: 7:00pm - 12:00am

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Facebook Page.

Play against each other or play as a group in an interactive online Trivia Game Night! Fill your house with laughter and glee as you answer questions and compete for the top-spot on our scoreboard.

Participate through our Facebook page every Friday night at 7pm when we share the link to the game.

Phone: 519-599-3681 Ext. 5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary/

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Digital Illustration: Style Development Master Class

Saturday May 15, 2021 - Saturday May 29, 2021

Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Location: Online Event.

A multi-session workshop that explores the fundamentals of exploring & developing a personal style for your illustrations with Jeff Wilson. Saturday, May 8, May 15 and May 29th. Please note that there is no session on March 22, 2021 due to the Victory Day long weekend. The final session, Week 3 is March 29, 2021. Please purchase a ticket for all sessions in order to gain access to all sessions and to receive notifications prior to workshop starts. Cost: Free

Topics include finding your style and voice through drawing, techniques and concepts in style, developing your style. Software used is the low cost ProCreate available for iPads and iPhones.

No experience required. Recommended Age: All Ages

No equipment required to view the webinar - an iPad or Tablet is recommended. Software used: Procreate for iPad/Tablet.

How to Get Started with Procreate for iPad: https://youtu.be/EXm5ZbmDZxw

Register online.

Learn from Grey Highlands based cartoonist and animator Jeff Wilson.

Brought to you by The Creator Space Mobile Digital Arts Lab, in partnership with The Blue Mountains Public Library, the Collingwood Public Library and the Wasaga Beach Public Library

Contact: Tom Strnad
Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/digital-illustration-style-development-master-class-tickets-147448162423?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

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Mixed Media: Animating Photos and Illustrations Master Class

Tuesday May 18, 2021 - Tuesday May 25, 2021

Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Location: Online Event.

This multi-session workshop explores adding movement, visual effects and animation to photos and illustrations using editing software. Tuesday, May 18 and Tuesday, May 25. Please purchase a ticket for each of the 2 weeks in order to access the entire master class. Cost: Free.

Post-production expert Tom Strnad will guide you through the world of visual fx and editing fx using Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve and Fusion software both in the free and studio versions. Students can access the full studio versions of the software at our library partner iMac computer stations. Some video editing experience is ideal but not required. Perfect for ages 13+.

Register online.

Brought to you by The Creator Space Mobile Digital Arts Lab, in partnership with The Blue Mountains Public Library, the Collingwood Public Library and the Wasaga Beach Public Library

Contact: Tom Strnad
Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mixed-media-animating-photos-and-illustrations-master-class-tickets-147450242645

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Nutrition & Lifestyle Strategies for Burnout: Health & Wellness Series

Tuesday May 25, 2021

Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Zoom.

Learn from Alexa Jackson, Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator and Health Coach, all about the ways you can prevent burnout through nutrition and lifestyle strategies. Alexa helps busy people find better health, balance and confidence in their lives. Life is a journey that we should be enjoying! Effective nutrition and lifestyle strategies can keep your energy high and help you handle life's ups and downs. Learn tips and tricks to keep burnout away or to heal from it with Alexa on Tuesday, May 25th at 7:00pm on Zoom. Register now to learn how you can use nutrition strategies.

The Blue Mountains Public Library's Health & Wellness Series focuses on bringing you relevant guest speakers to discuss and share health topics to help you stay engaged in your lifelong health and wellness. Each month will feature a guest speaker and health topic build up your health and wellness.

Please note that guest speakers will be unable to advise on specific treatment plans or provide medical advice. If you have questions about your treatment plan or require medical advice, please visit your health care practitioner.

Phone: 519-599-3681 Ext. 5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.alexathedietitian.com/

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Teen Group

Thursday June 10, 2021

Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Zoom.

Join the Teen Group and have your say on Teen programs and services, become involved in your community, and meet new friends!

Being a part of the Teen Group gives you the chance to suggest ways that the Library can better serve our teen community, offer ideas for exciting teen programs, and provide feedback about the library's teen collection, including books, graphic novels, movies, and magazines. Being a part of the BMPL Teen Group is a great way to acquire your High School community service hours while having fun!

The Teen Group will meet the second Thursday of each month, virtually via Zoom. AGES 13-17

Contact: Jen
Phone: 519-599-3681 Ext. 5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca/

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