Special Programs & Events

Teen Volunteer Party
Friday, September 15
4:30-5:45 p.m.
Celebrate your hard work with a thank-you party on us! We will be in Victoria Park unless it's raining -- then you can meet us inside the Teen Scene!teens running

Paint Night Party
Friday, September 15
5:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m.
Join us after hours and create a masterpiece! Artist Steph Whalen will guide you step-by-step through creating a painting featuring your favourite fandom on Friday, September 15th from 5:45 to 7:45 p.m.!  Ages 16-25. All materials provided. $5 per person. Registration required.

How To Festival
Saturday, September 30
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
More than 20 special guests will be on hand to teach and share their skills and talents. Do yoga, create art, learn to dance, and so much more! Kid experts will be holding workshops in the Children's Department, too! Pick up your schedule of events and see all the things you can learn!

Adulting Like a Bawse
Friday, October 13

5:45 p.m.
Compete against your peers in unique adult-life challenges: get rid of cockroaches, spot fake news, stretch your food budget to include pizza, and more! Youth 16-25 are welcome to join! Contact us with your name, age and phone number for info!

A Cup of Inspiration
Library Week in the Teen Scene -- Monday October 16 - Saturday, October 21
4-7 p.m. Monday - Thursday, 4-5:30 p.m. on Friday, and 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Saturday
Decorate coffee cups and share with us the quotes, poems, and stories that inspire you.  When your cup is complete help yourself to some hot chocolate and enjoy!  Free! 

Frankentoy Workshop
Saturday, October 21
2:30-3:30 p.m.
Indulge your inner mad scientist! Bring new life to old toys, just in time for Halloween! This is a free program for youth 9-16 years. Please RSVP with the name, age of child, and contact phone number.

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