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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

Beat Making and DJing - Youth

Digital & new media Youth & teens
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Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

Oakville, ON



Offered in English.

Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.


Learn how to produce original beats and music using a computer and then perform like a DJ! Explore electronic music using free beat making software called Ableton in our digital lab equipped with Mac stations and midi controllers. Participants learn the basics of sound and synthesis, and understand the differences between samples and instruments. Please bring a USB jump drive to download a copy of your creation. This is a FREE program but pre-registration is required. Arrive 10 minutes prior to the start of workshop to secure your registration. Unregistered participants will be accepted into workshop on day of event if space is available. Priority will be given to waitlists, followed by day of the event sign-up sheet available at the studios at 9:30 a.m. Online registration and waitlists for courses will close on the Thursday prior to the weekend, at midnight. For more information on Culture Days visit Age: 11-17

Pre-registration is required go to to register starting August 10



Town of Oakville

The Town of Oakville’s Recreation and Culture Department supports the development of the creative and cultural community in Oakville by providing quality programs and services; enhancing community capacity; and increasing access to programs and services. There are a number of active cultural facilities owned and operated by the town, including the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, Oakville Museum and Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre. There are additional town facilities that have cultural use including four community centres, four seniors’ centres and two youth centres. Oakville is a community where culture inspires, engages and thrives and all residents are engaged in meaningful, diverse and accessible recreation and cultural experiences that foster individual, family and community well-being.


Town Of Oakville

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Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

Town Of Oakville Oakville, ON

This one-of-a-kind, multi-use facility features more than 144,000 square feet of activity space, making it one of the largest venues in Canada to house a diverse collection of artistic, cultural and active living program opportunities, and...