Why is a makerspace in the library? 5 Reasons why it makes sense!

Libraries are breaking away from stereotypical books and dusty carts, and letting the community try technology they can only fantasize using on computer screens.  If the makerspace doesn't make sense in the library, here are why 5 reasons why it does. 1. Digital Literacy As part of our #DigitalMarkham initiative, Markham libraries are committed to…
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Fun Things to Do – STEAM

Teaching STEAM helps children become more proficient in collaboration, questioning, problem-solving, and critical thinking. But how do makerspaces fit in? The maker movement is largely associated with STEAM learning. Spend some time exploring Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math this week! Here are some suggestions for fun things to do as a family in the…
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Helpful Resources and Information for Businesses During COVID19

As the pandemic continues to ravage the lives of everyday Canadians, business-owners are among those that have been especially hit hard by Coronavirus. Fortunately, the government has taken numerous measures to help Canadian businesses stay afloat during these troubling economic times. Below are useful resources and information that can help you, as a business owner…
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