Intermediate Firebase Part 1 - Firestore Queries

Lambton College - Toronto
Sat, Feb 6, 2021, 12:00 PM (EST)

About this event

In this event, we’ll be learning how to use Cloud Firestore to store the information about each of our products! We’ll also show how you can use Firebase Storage to have easy access to product images, as well as being accessible while offline.

The most up to date version of the website can be found here, but we will be working on different versions of the site for each topic:

and the open-sourced repository can be found here:

Community members who contribute to this project will be showcased at the beginning of each event and stand a chance to win DSC swag and other cool prizes!


Basic programming experience with HTML and Javascript is useful

You can use either Windows, mac-OS, or Linux.

No prior database experience required

No prior software development experience needed

Complete Part 1-2:


* Introductions and theory: We'll cover the high level overview and theory related to querying data with Firestore. We will go over the basics and continue

* Filtering demo: Let’s add filtering functionality to our product pages to only show products within a particular price range.

* Sorting Demo: We’ll move on to sorting products by price as well as name to organize search results on the product pages.

* Pagination Demo: Finally, we’ll cover a basic pagination implementation to segment your queries and reduce the number of database reads.

* Q / A & Closing Remarks