Events for Teens


Upcoming Programs and Events

Science Expo 2023
Share your scientific knowledge and inspire others at Science Expo!

Students in grades 4 to 12 can participate in four categories: Elementary, Middle, Junior, and Senior.

Submit your project proposal by 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19. More than $2,000.00 in cash prizes is available.

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Responsible ConsumptionResponsible Consumption: Panel Discussion
With Youth in Action
City Centre branch
Feb. 11 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Board Game DaysBoard Game Days
City Centre branch
Feb. 18 - 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mar. 25 - 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Power of MentorshipThe Power of Mentorship
Virtual on Zoom
Feb. 22 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kooky KraftKooky Kraft: Mini Magnets
City Centre branch
Feb. 25 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ChessChess Club
Poirier branch, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Feb. 25 | Mar. 4
Mathnasium 2Mathnasium: Games and Activities
With Mathnasium of Tri-Cities
City Centre branch
Mar. 11 - 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Volunteer Opportunities

Teen Advisory Council

Teen Advisory Council

Volunteers plan and deliver programs for youth, and provide guidance on Library services, while earning community hours. Open to students in gr. 6-12.

Meetings: Feb. 15, Mar. 15.
Time: 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm on Zoom
To Join: Fill out an application form
Questions: Email Librarian Chris Miller

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Contests, Challenges & Past Programs

Scary Story Contest 2022

Scary Story Contest

Read the winning stories from the 2022 Scary Story Contest.

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Escape Room

Escape Room: The House by the Sea

Test your problem-solving skills in this 2-D escape room devised by members of the library's Teen Advisory Council. Rove around with your cursor and looks for clues. Hint: you will need to find some tools to help you escape! Enter the escape room »

When you're done, check your escape time:
<5 min: Legendary! | 5-10 min: Insane! | 10-15 min: Great! | 15-20 min: Quite good. | 20-30 min: Decent. | 30+ min: You need some practice...

Astronomy at Home

Astronomy at Home with Bill Burnyeat

Astronomer Bill Burnyeat discusses where to aim your binoculars or telescope in episodes focusing on stars, constellations, the moon, the planets and space technology. Librarian Chris Miller acts as interviewer / host.

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