To ensure the safety of our members and staff during COVID-19, all adult and teen winter programs will be delivered through a variety of online platforms or as take-aways from the library. 

We have a variety of programs and activities for teens – some programs are for both teens and adults, while others are specifically created just for teens. Check out our Events Calendar for a full list of all library programs. If you have any questions or suggestions for teen programs, please let us know!

Tops of books2021 Reading Challenge

Join our year-long Reading Challenge to help you expand your reading choices. We challenge you to read or listen to one book from 12 categories before the clock strikes midnight on December 31, 2021. Teens are welcome to complete the challenge and submit entries for prizes. 

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 Teen Reviewers - Earn Volunteer Hours!

A volunteer opportunity for youth! If you love to read and like sharing your opinions, have we got a job for you! Join our Teen Reviewers and share your insights on books and media by creating reviews in a variety of formats.

We’ll focus on how to discuss and write about books and media for different audiences, and how to publish your literary opinions for the world to see. Earn volunteer hours for participating in our monthly discussion and contributing reviews for a variety of media platforms.

Ages: 13-19, high school

When: Mondays, June 14, July 19, August 16 at 4 pm on Zoom

To register: Please check our events calendar starting June 30 for summer 2021 registration options.

Grab & Go Craft Kits for Teens & Adults

Ages 14+ 

Try a new project from the comfort of your own home this summer! Our new Grab & Go Kits for Teens and Adults include everything you need to make a unique craft at home. Kits available while supplies last.

 

July: Cards for Caring

Available starting Friday, July 2 at 10 am

Send some joy to someone you care about with a unique card made by you! We've put together an assortment of cardmaking supplies with instructions to inspire and get you started. Each unique kit contains everything you'll need except cutting tools and adhesive tape. 

 

August:  Yarn Bird

Available Tuesday, August 3 at 10 am

This simple, cute bird will look lovely as part of a centrepiece, perched on the edge of a planter or hanging from some branches in a vase. Each unique kit contains everything you'll need except a pair of sharp scissors, glue or glue gun.