Teen Programs and Events

Winter 2018-2019

Register in person or online using the links found at each program description. See you there!

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Guess That Book: Emoji Edition

Dec 4 - Jan 2

Main Library & Beaty Branch

Ages 10-17. We describe popular holiday reads using emojis, and you try to guess which ones we mean. Enter for the chance to win a prize. Visit the "Ask Us" desks at Main Library or Beaty Branch to participate. 

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Creative Writing Club

Thursdays

Dec 6, Jan 3, Feb 7

Drop in anytime 3:30-5:30pm

Main Library

Ages 11-17. Love to write? Bring your ideas to this drop-in program and work on your stories! Meet other young authors, practice your craft, share ideas, get feedback, and immerse yourself in the written word! Original stories and fanfiction welcome. Some laptops provided, please bring your own device.  Drop-in, no registration required. 


Prism Book Club

Tuesdays

Dec 11, Jan 8, Feb 5

Drop in anytime 3:30-5:30pm

Main Library

Ages 13-18. Join us once a month for this LGBTQ+ drop-in. Talk about your favourite books, movies, and TV shows, check out our Rainbow Collection, make some buttons, hang out, and eat some snacks. LGBTQ+ youth and allies welcome. Drop-in, no registration required. 

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Intro to Dungeons and Dragons

Mon Jan 14

4:00-5:00pm

Main Library

Ages 10-17. Learn how to play this iconic RPG. We’ll provide the supplies, you bring the enthusiasm. Hosted by The Dragon.  Please register, space limited. 

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Exam Cram

January 23-30

Main Library & Beaty Branch

Grades 9-12. Let us help you prepare for your exams. Drop by the library for study space and take a study break with games, giant colouring tables, and perhaps, even some furry friends.

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Mindfulness Journaling + Yoga

Sat Feb 2

11:30am-2:30pm

Milton Leisure Centre & Main Library

Ages 9-13. Refresh and relax with a yoga session at the Milton Leisure Centre, followed by a workshop on journaling for mindfulness. Hosted in partnership with the Town of Milton. Please register online through the Town of Milton website: https://eservices.milton.ca and search for barcode 238359. 

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Valentine's Day Blind Date with a Book

February 4-15

Main Library & Beaty Branch

Ages 13-17. Book Cupid is here! Pick out your “date” based only on its profile, check it out, and unwrap to enjoy your bookish date. 

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The Slime Sessions

Sat Feb 9

1:30-2:00pm OR 2:30-3:00pm

Beaty Branch

Ages 10-13. Get messy in the library and make some ooey, gooey slime! Please register for one session only (1:30pm or 2:30pm), all supplies provided.