Teen Programs and Events

Winter 2019/2020

Click on the links to register (where applicable).


Program

Age

Day/Time

Place

Holiday Instagram Contest

Designed and brought to you by the members of your Teen Advisory Group. Check out @miltonpubliclibrary on Insta beginning Dec 12 to participate!

All Ages

Dec 12-24

Online

Halton Youth Disability Advisory Council Meetings

HYDAC is a group of young people of all abilities. We believe that we can make a difference in our communities and in Halton Region. A partnership with ProjectAutism. To join us, please visit: 

https://www.projectautismcanada.com/hydac.html

14-29

Thursdays

Dec 5*, Jan 9, Feb 6

7:00-8:00pm

Beaty

*Please note Dec 5 meeting will take place at Sherwood.

Harry Potter Alliance Chapter 

The Harry Potter Alliance turns fans into heroes by creating a safe space for activism  and advocacy. Join this environmental club, which will use Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as the basis for creating change. Please register by visiting our program calendar.

9-17

Wednesdays

Jan 15-Feb 26

6:30-7:30pm

Main

Libraries and Labyrinths

Create adventures for Dungeons and Dragons. Explore Fantasy settings, plot out the narrative elements of an adventure, draw fantasy maps, and build out a dungeon full of monsters. Please register by visiting out program calendar

10-13

Tuesdays

Jan 7-Feb 11

7:00-8:00pm

Beaty

Super Saturdays @ Sherwood

Waiting for your hockey game to start, or for a sibling to finish? Drop by the library on Saturday afternoons for gaming on the big screen, tech toys, scavenger hunts, VR and more. Each Saturday will be different.  

*Program is drop-in until further notice*

9-14

Saturdays

Jan 4-Feb 22

12:00-3:30pm

Sherwood

Girls Who Code

Join us for 9 weeks of coding with Girls Who Code, a non-profit organization working to close the gender gap in technology by teaching girls computer science. Please register by visiting our program calendar .

12-16

Wednesdays

Jan 15-Mar 4

5:00-6:00pm

Main

Coding with k8

Join us as we learn about coding with k8 robots. k8 is powered by micro:bit and Microsoft MakeCode to allow students to start with block coding and work their way up to Javascript. Please register by visiting our program calendar.

10-14

Thursdays

Jan 9-Feb 6

7:00-8:00pm

Beaty

Exam Preparation

Program

Age

Day/Time

Place

Exams Got Your Stressed?

Getting ready to buckle down for exams? Join us for a workshop on how to cope with school related stress and anxiety, practice self-care, and get through your exams. Presented by staff from the Canadian Mental Health Association.  Drop-in. 

Grades  9-12

Wed Jan 8

7:00-8:30pm

Beaty

Exam Cram

Let us help you get ready for your exams. Drop by the lirbary for study space, support, and take a break (when you need it) with colouring tables and therapy dogs.  

Grades 9-12

Jan 21-29

All locations