The Media Program provides access to a recording studio, video games, musical instruments, computers, music instruction, video production and theatre arts in a safe, supportive environment. Currently the program is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2pm to 8pm.
Electronic Arts Canada (EA Games) provided a lot of funding & equipment for the media room. Thank you EA!
In the Media Room you can:
- Write and make art for Another Slice.
Another slice is a webzine for street youth, meeting weekly in the Media Room, featuring art, poetry, and music from Directions Youth. Live performances throughout the year!
- Play Video Games
We have a PS4 & Xbox with tons of games, all on a big screen. Challenge your friends!
- Access Computers
Use computers & access the internet – keep your blog or social media updated, play online games, or watch videos on YouTube
- Record Music
We have a fully functional recording studio! Drop by to record your masterpiece!
- Play Music
We have guitars, pianos, keyboards, and bass guitars you can play or learn on, and knowledgeable staff and volunteers if you want instruction or someone to bounce ideas off of.
- Photography / Filmmaking
Have the urge to take some great pictures or make a short web documentary? We have the tools and knowledge to help bring your ideas to life
Just bring yourself and your creativity – We provide the rest!