Winter 2018

Jr Games and Animations Programming

Price: C$150.00

Date: January 8, 2018

Barcode: 6908

Young children will learn beginner coding, allowing them to make their own characters come to life by programming them to move, jump, dance, sing and so much more. Children will learn problem solving, numeracy and literacy while still having fun! Children aren't just learning to code, they are coding to learn. An Apple or Android tablet is required for this program.

Address:
BWG Liesure Centre
BWG Liesure Centre
471 W Park Ave
Bradford
L3Z0J3 Map and Directions

Adventures in Interactive Programming

Price: C$150.00

Date: January 8, 2018

Barcode: 6907

Makey Makey is a fun and interactive new way to create and enjoy your own games. Participants will work in partners to design, program and implement through video games, interactive musical instruments, their own unique game controllers, and so much more, using both MaKey MaKey and common household items (ie; fruit, plants, play-doh, pasta, etc). Watch for more info goo.gl/ceP0wT

Address:
BWG Liesure Centre
BWG Liesure Centre
471 W Park Ave
Bradford
L3Z0J3 Map and Directions

Website and Blog Design

Price: C$187.00

Date: January 8, 2018

Barcode: 6906

This course will teach you how to create your own website using Wordpress, a fully functional, user-friendly web development tool. Whether you want to create a travel blog, an e-portfolio, or personal web page, this course is designed for you. By the end of the course, you will have a functional, multi-page website
and the skills to develop beautiful websites and blogs from the ground up.

Address:
BWG Liesure Centre
BWG Liesure Centre
471 W Park Ave
Bradford
L3Z0J3 Map and Directions

Minecraft© Redstone Circuits

Price: C$145.59

Date: January 13, 2018

Barcode: 312742
Minecraft can have huge educational benefits for children by teaching numerous subjects all at once. Participants will learn how to build and use Redstone circuits and the mechanisms they control allowing kids to increase the range of things that can be accomplished with Minecraft.

NO Classes Feb. 17th

Address:
GH Library
Angus Glen Library
3990 Major Mackenzie Dr
Markham
L6C 1P8 Map and Directions

Games and Animations Programming-Junior

Price: C$145.59

Date: January 13, 2018

Barcode: 312740
Young children will be introduced to the amazing world of beginner coding. Using fun and easy to use multimedia software, kids will have great adventures creating both games and animations. Children will learn problem solving, numeracy and literacy while still having fun! Children aren't just learning to code, they are coding to learn. Requirements: Participants must bring an Apple or Android Tablet to participate.
NO Classes Feb. 17th

Address:
GH Library
Angus Glen Library
3990 Major Mackenzie Dr
Markham
L6C 1P8 Map and Directions

Robotics and Engineering for Children

Price: C$210.30

Date: January 13, 2018

Barcode: 312741
Are you curious about how robots or circuits are built? Join us in this exciting program where you will create your own tablet or robot by building and programming your own electronic board with sensors, motors, switches, moveable parts, Raspberry Pi and much more! Children will learn problem solving skills, programming language, as well as robotic design concepts.

NO Classes Feb. 17th

Address:
GH Library
Angus Glen Library
3990 Major Mackenzie Dr
Markham
L6C 1P8 Map and Directions

Mobile Video Games Creation

Price: C$258.25

Date: January 13, 2018

Barcode: 329158
Design and develop your very own mobile game with our easy to use development tool. This course is accessible to everyone, from beginners to advanced programmers. We offer a multi-platform engine to create games for Apple IOS and Android operating systems.

Address:
Art Rm 2
Vellore Village Community Center
1 Villa Royale Avenue
Woodbridge
L4H 2Z7 Map and Directions

Cartoon Computer Animation

Price: C$172.25

Date: January 13, 2018

Barcode: 327456
Come unleash your imagination in this program by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step, using your own voice and funny special effect sounds in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life. This course develops logical and motor skills, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of the program children will be sent their animated movies.

Address:
Art Rm 2
Vellore Village Community Center
1 Villa Royale Avenue
Woodbridge
L4H 2Z7 Map and Directions

PC and Xbox 360 Interactive Game Creation

Price: C$258.25

Date: January 13, 2018

Barcode: 327457
Children will learn a visual programming language that allows them to create and play their own video games on a PC or Xbox 360 using a simple language and entirely icon-based interface. They will learn advanced game design concepts in a simple, direct, and intuitive manner. There are 20 different characters with different abilities along with multiplayer and multi-level options. This intelligent screen time is an excellent opportunity to introduce kids to computer programming.

Address:
Art Rm 2
Vellore Village Community Center
1 Villa Royale Avenue
Woodbridge
L4H 2Z7 Map and Directions

HTML 5 ONLINE

Price: C$160.00

Date: January 14, 2018

Barcode: 9471

This course will be provided entirely online via videoconference, where a Kids' Great Minds instructor will provide step by step lessons. This course is designed for students to learn the fundamentals of website creation. Participants will learn what a block level tag is, how to create links, add images, use tables and how to lay out your pages, how to add forms, and even insert video into your website with the new HTML 5 specifications. To participate in this course, you just need a computer (Mac or PC), a microphone and speakers. Once registered, you will receive a link to download the software used during the class and clear instructions on how to install it.

- note: NO class Oct 8th

Address:
Online

Aurora Map and Directions

Online Java Level 1

Price: C$240.00

Date: January 14, 2018

Barcode: 9472

This course will be provided entirely online via videoconference, where a Kids' Great Minds instructor will provide step by step lessons. Students will learn the environment setup, basic syntax, objects and classes, basic data type, variable types, modifier types, basic operators, loop control, decision making, numbers, characters, strings and arrays. To participate in this course, you just need a computer (Mac or PC), a microphone and speakers. Once registered, you will receive a link to download the software used during the class and clear instructions on how to install it. This course is part of our intelligent screen time and will be followed by a Java Level 2 course.

Address:
Online

Aurora Map and Directions

Online Java Level 1

Price: C$220.00

Date: January 14, 2018

Barcode: 6905

This course will be provided entirely online via videoconference, where a Kids' Great Minds instructor will provide step by step lessons. Students will learn the environment setup, basic syntax, objects and classes, basic data type, variable types, modifier types, basic operators, loop control, decision making, numbers, characters, strings and arrays. To participate in this course, you just need a computer (Mac or PC), a microphone and speakers. Once registered, you will receive a link to download the software used during the class and clear instructions on how to install it. This course is part of our intelligent screen time and will be followed by a Java Level 2 course.

Address:
Online

Bradford Map and Directions

Robotics and Engineering

Price: C$228.00

Date: January 14, 2018

Barcode: 9687
Are you curious about how robots or circuits are built? Would you like to create your own tablet and robots? Join us in this exciting course where you will build and program your own electronic board with sensors, motors, switches, movable parts, Raspberry Pi and so much more! By the end of this program, kids will learn problem-solving, programming languages as well as robotic design concepts.
NO classes Feb. 18th

Address:
McGaw Rm
Elgin West Community Center
11099 Bathurst St
Richmond Hill
L4C 0N2 Map and Directions

Cartoon Animation

Price: C$144.00

Date: January 14, 2018

Barcode: 12043
Come unleash your imagination in this program by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life. This course develops logical and motor skills, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of the program children will be sent their animated movies.

NO classes Feb. 18th

Address:
McGaw Rm
Elgin West Community Center
11099 Bathurst St
Richmond Hill
L4C 0N2 Map and Directions

Apple© Game Creation with Hopscotch

Price: C$228.00

Date: January 14, 2018

Barcode: 12042
In this course, kids will learn the basics of programming by creating their own games for their iPads©. Please Note: Kids must bring their own iPad© to this course.
NO cLasses Feb. 18th

Address:
McGaw Rm
Elgin West Community Center
11099 Bathurst St
Richmond Hill
L4C 0N2 Map and Directions

Python Programming

Price: C$229.00

Date: January 15, 2018

Barcode: 111463
This course is an introduction to the world of Python programming. In an easy step by step process, students will gain the necessary knowledge to work with programming and logical statements to create their own software. By the end of the course, all students will have gained the necessary skills to understand Python's concepts, loops and conditional statements.
NO Classes Feb. 19th or March. 12th

Address:
Multi-Purpose Rm 2
Recreation Youth Center and Sk8 Park
56 Charles Street
Newmarket
L3Y 1S7 Map and Directions

Computer Animation Cartoons

Price: C$146.00

Date: January 15, 2018

Barcode: 111461
Come unleash your imagination in this program by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life. This course develops logical and motor skills, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of the program children will be sent their animated movies.
NO Classes Feb. 19th or March. 12th

Address:
Multi-Purpose Rm 2
Recreation Youth Center and Sk8 Park
56 Charles Street
Newmarket
L3Y 1S7 Map and Directions

Games and Animations Programming

Price: C$229.00

Date: January 15, 2018

Barcode: 111462
This course introduces kids to the amazing world of computer programming. Using fun and easy to use multimedia software, kids will have great adventures creating both games and animations. Participants will be solving problems, designing projects and communicating ideas using stackable blocks of code.
NO Classes Feb. 19th or March. 12th

Address:
Multi-Purpose Rm 2
Recreation Youth Center and Sk8 Park
56 Charles Street
Newmarket
L3Y 1S7 Map and Directions

Python Programming

Price: C$144.00

Date: January 17, 2018

Barcode: 13058
This course is an introduction to the world of Python programming. In an easy step by step process, students will gain the necessary knowledge to work with programming and logical statements to create their own software. By the end of the course, all students will have gained the necessary skills to understand Python’s concepts, loops and conditional statements

Address:

Rouge Woods Community Center
110 Shirley Dr
Richmond Hill
L4S 1Y7 Map and Directions

Keyboarding Level 1 - Beginners

Price: C$144.00

Date: January 17, 2018

Barcode: 12046
Students will learn the correct typing techniques with our personalized approach. Kids will learn to type without looking at the keyboard, correct finger positioning, lower and uppercase letters, numbers and other characters.

Address:

Rouge Woods Community Center
110 Shirley Dr
Richmond Hill
L4S 1Y7 Map and Directions

Robotics and Engineering

Price: C$228.00

Date: January 17, 2018

Barcode: 12044
Are you curious about how robots or circuits are built? Would you like to create your own tablet and robots? Join us in this exciting course where you will build and program your own electronic board with sensors, motors, switches, movable parts, Raspberry Pi and so much more! By the end of this program, kids will learn problem-solving, programming languages as well as robotic design concepts.

Address:

Rouge Woods Community Center
110 Shirley Dr
Richmond Hill
L4S 1Y7 Map and Directions

App Development

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 18, 2018

Barcode: 15199
Create your own apps for a smartphone (iPhone© or Android©). You will learn how to design, create and test your own app. We will take you from beginning to end so you can impress family and friends with your newly created app!

Address:
Optimist Meeting Room
Brooklin Community Center and Library
8 Vipond Rd
Whitby
L1M 1B3 Map and Directions

Jr Games and Animations Programming

Price: C$149.00

Date: January 18, 2018

Barcode: 15197
Young children will learn beginner coding, allowing them to make their own characters come to life by programming them to move, jump, dance, sing and so much more. Children will learn problem solving, numeracy and literacy while still having fun! Children aren't just learning to code, they are coding to learn. Please note an iPad© or Android© tablet is required for this program.

Address:
Optimist Meeting Room
Brooklin Community Center and Library
8 Vipond Rd
Whitby
L1M 1B3 Map and Directions

Microsoft Excel Level 1

Price: C$215.40

Date: January 18, 2018

Barcode: 9575
Become a spreadsheet whiz! In this course, participants will learn the basics of Microsoft Excel, including how to enter data, edit cells, change fonts, create and modify columns and rows, create basic formulas, work with more than one file, page setup and more. No previous knowledge of Excel is required to attend this course. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows is required. The seniors’ discount does not apply; the full fee is required.

Address:
Leuschner Room
Bayview Hill Community Center
114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill
L4B 2Y9 Map and Directions

Jr Games and Animations Programming

Price: C$144.00

Date: January 18, 2018

Barcode: 12045
Young children will learn beginner coding, allowing them to make their own characters come to life by programming them to move, jump, dance, sing and so much more. Children will learn problem solving, numeracy and literacy while still having fun! Children aren't just learning to code, they are coding to learn. An Apple or Android tablet is required for this program.

Address:
Leuschner Room
Bayview Hill Community Center
114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill
L4B 2Y9 Map and Directions

PC and Xbox 360 Interactive Game Creation

Price: C$228.00

Date: January 18, 2018

Barcode: 12047
Children will learn a visual programming language that allows them to create and play their own video games on a PC or Xbox 360 using a simple language and entirely icon-based interface. They will learn advanced game design concepts in a simple, direct, and intuitive manner. There are 20 different characters with different abilities along with multiplayer and multi-level options. This intelligent screen time is an excellent opportunity to introduce kids to computer programming.

Address:
Leuschner Room
Bayview Hill Community Center
114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill
L4B 2Y9 Map and Directions

Web and Blog Creator

Price: C$144.00

Date: January 18, 2018

Barcode: 9688
This course will teach you how to create your own website using Wordpress, a fully functional, user-friendly web development tool. Whether you want to create a travel blog, an e-portfolio, or personal webpage, this course is designed for you. By the end of the course, you will have a functional, multi-page website and the skills to develop beautiful websites and blogs from the ground up.

Address:
Leuschner Room
Bayview Hill Community Center
114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill
L4B 2Y9 Map and Directions

PA Day - Computer Animation-Cartoons

Price: C$79.90

Date: January 19, 2018

Barcode: 15206
Come unleash your imagination on your PA DAY by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step using your own voice and funny special effect sounds in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life! Helps develop logical and motor skill, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of program, children receive their animations.

Address:
Boardroom
Brooklin Community Center and Library
8 Vipond Rd
Whitby
L1M 1B3 Map and Directions

PA Day - Computer Animation-Cartoons

Price: C$87.12

Date: January 19, 2018

Barcode: 306377
Come unleash your imagination on your PA DAY by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life! Helps develop logical and motor skill, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of program, children receive their animations.

Address:
Program Room ABC
Aaniin Library
5725-5735 14th Ave
Markham
L3S 3K5 Map and Directions

Computer Animation Family Workshop

Price: C$45.00

Date: January 20, 2018

Barcode: 11336
Spend time with your young animator in this workshop for parent and child. Parent and Child will be guided step by step, drawing, in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your short cartoon come to life. At the end of the workshop, families will be sent their animated movies. Please Note: Only the child needs to be registered in the program.

Address:
Captain's Room
Ajax Community Center
75 Centennial Rd
Ajax
L1S 4S4 Map and Directions

Computer Animation Workshop

Price: C$45.00

Date: January 28, 2018

Barcode: 454590
Participants will get the opportunity to be introduced to the creative world of computer animation and learn the basics of animation design. At the end of the workshop, children have experienced first-hand the potential for what great animators they could become! Note: families will be sent their animated projects.

Address:
Lawn Bowling Club Rm
Northview Community Center
150 Beatrice St E
Oshawa
L1G 7T6 Map and Directions

PA Day - 3D Printing and Creation

Price: C$87.12

Date: February 2, 2018

Barcode: 312706
Spend your P.A. Day learning how to design and model 3D structures using easy software. Students will us their imagination and creativity to make objects like a building, figure, animal etc. and then take home a small 3d structure printed on a 3d printer. This program will engage students with the tools required for design, inventing, and fabricating.

Address:
Meeting Room
Angus Glen Library
3990 Major Mackenzie Dr,
Markham
L6C 1P8 Map and Directions

PA Day - Computer Animation-Cartoons

Price: C$74.00

Date: February 2, 2018

Barcode: 2266
Come unleash your imagination on your PA DAY by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step using your own voice and funny special effect sounds in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life! Helps develop logical and motor skill, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of program, children receive their animations.

Address:
Multi-Purpose Room C
Soccer City
45 Innovator Ave
Stouffville
L4A 0Y2 Map and Directions

Jr. Games and Animations Family Workshop

Price: C$30.00

Date: February 3, 2018

Barcode: 454639
This is a great opportunity to introduce beginner coding to your young programmer and yourself! This workshop will allow your child to make their own characters come to life by programming them to move, jump, dance, sing and so much more. Note: An Apple or Android tablet is required for this workshop. Note: one adult per participant.

Address:
Activity Rm 2
The Legends Center
1661 Harmony Rd N
Oshawa
L1H 7K5 Map and Directions

Video Game Creation Workshop

Price: C$45.00

Date: February 10, 2018

Barcode: 11337
This intelligent screen time workshop is an excellent opportunity for kids to be introduced to the basics of computer programming and video game creation in a fun, simple, direct, and intuitive manner. At the end of the workshop, participants will be sent their games.

Address:
Captain's Room
Ajax Community Center
75 Centennial Rd
Ajax
L1S 4S4 Map and Directions

3D Modelling and Printing Workshop

Price: C$45.00

Date: February 14, 2018

Barcode: 454591
In this 3D printing and modelling workshop, participants will be introduced into the basics of 3D Design. Children will sculpt and render a small 3D creation, in preparation for actual 3D printing. Your 3D creation will be sent home at the end of this workshop.

Address:
Lawn Bowling Club Rm
Northview Community Center
150 Beatrice St E
Oshawa
L1G 7T6 Map and Directions

Computers - Animation Cartoons

Price: C$145.59

Date: February 25, 2018

Barcode: 312743
Come unleash your imagination in this program by creating your own animated cartoon movie. You will be guided step by step in a computerized environment, as you create and watch your cartoon come to life! This course develops logical and motor skill, stimulating creativity and self-expression. At the end of the program children will sent their animations.

Address:
Program Room A
Aaniin Library
5725-5735 14th Ave
Markham
L3S 3K5 Map and Directions

Introduction to Interactive Programming Workshop

Price: C$45.00

Date: February 28, 2018

Barcode: 454592
With a combination of programming and the Makey Makey kit, kids will be introduced to programming in a fun and interactive way. Participants will be able to create and enjoy your own games in a hands on environment. For more information about Makey Makey goo.gl/ceP0wT

Address:
Lawn Bowling Club Rm
Northview Community Center
150 Beatrice St E
Oshawa
L1G 7T6 Map and Directions

3D Modeling and Printing Workshop

Price: C$45.00

Date: March 3, 2018

Barcode: 11338
In this 3D printing and modelling workshop, participants will be introduced into the basics of 3D Design. You will sculpt and render a small 3D creation, in preparation for actual 3D printing. Your 3D creation will be sent home at the end of this workshop.

Address:
Captain's Room
Ajax Community Center
75 Centennial Rd
Ajax
L1S 4S4 Map and Directions