Special Programs & Events

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National Youth Week Opening  
Tuesday, May 1  
5-7 p.m. 
Orillia Public Library Parking Lot 
Come kick off the annual celebration of youth at our parking lot party! We've got Fanboy, OMAH, Smash the Stigma, Agilec, Info Orillia, Youth Haven, Simcoe Community Services, and the Youth Centre coming to put on a great party!

Youth Writing Workshop with Toronto author M.E. Gerard
Wednesday, May 2
4 p.m.
Join beststelling author M.E. Gerard for an exciting youth writing workshop.  M.E. Gerard's novel, Girl Mans Up, was a Lambda Literary Award winner, a White Pine nominee and was also recognized as best book by The Globe and Mail, CBC Books, and Kirkus Reviews.  Register for this program for youth 12-18.

Nerf Wars!
Friday, May 4 

5:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. 
Registration required
. Grades 9-12. Choose your path and battle to the end….with Nerf guns! Enjoy a massive game of Nerf Capture the flag after hours in the library. Guns will be provided for those who don’t have one.

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call 705-325-2559.