Teen Programs and Events

Fall 2019

Find programs by their location. Click on the links to register (where applicable).



Main Library Programs

Program

Age

Day/Time

Place

ComicCon @ the Library!

Join us for MPL's 5th annual event! Drop by for an afternoon of art contests, games, crafts, activities, cosplay, and more! No registration required.

All Ages

Sat Sept 14

1:30-4:00pm

Main

OSAP Information Session

Join us for a session on general OSAP information as well as money management tips. Led by Wilfred Laurier University. Please register by visiting our program calendar.

16+

Thu Sept 19

7:00-8:00 pm

Main

ICAN Series 

This 6-week initiative empowers youth in social interaction, learning and development. Led by ProjectAutism. Registration details to follow.

12-18

Wednesdays

Oct 2-Nov 6

6:30-7:30pm

Main

Secrets of Scholarship Writing and Research

Learn where to find scholarships and how to construct a competitive application. Led by Dr. Christopher Grafos, Bridges EDU. Please register by visiting our program calendar.

16+

Thu Oct 3

7:00-8:00pm

Main

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

Oct 2-Nov 27

4:00-5:00pm

Main


International Games Week: Dungeons and Dragons

Registration opens October 21st, 2019, at 9:30 am

Program

Age

Day/Time

Place

Build and 3D Print a DnD Character

Learn how to create your own character, and 3D print it! Led by Michelle Goodridge, Wildred Laurier University. Please register by visiting our program calendar

10-17

Tue Nov 12

7:00-8:30pm

Main

Learn the Basics of DnD

Learn the basics of this iconic role playing game. No revious knowledge needed. Led by The Dragon. Please register by visiting our program calendar

 10-17

Wed Nov 13

7:00-8:30pm

Main

So You Want To Be A Dungeon Master?

Learn how to write, host, and build your own campaign. Led by The Dragon. Please register by visiting our program calendar

10-17

Thu Nov 14

7:00-8:30pm

Main

DnD Campaign

Join us for MPL's very own campaign and put your new knowledge to the test. Led by The Dragon. Please register by visiting our program calendar

10-17

Sat Nov 16

1:00pm

Main


Beaty Branch Programs

Program

Age

Day/Time

Place

Creative Writing Club

Join us for this eight-week session and learn all about the fundamentals of writing. Then, help us publish our own zine! Please register by visiting our program calendar

10-17

Tuesdays

Oct 8-Nov 26

6:30-7:30pm

Beaty

Coding with k8

Learn about coding with k8 robots.  k8 is powered by mirco:bit and Mircrosoft MakeCode to allow students to start with block coding and work their way up to javascript. Please register by visiting our program calendar

 10-17

Thursdays

Oct 3-Nov 28

5:15-6:15pm

* Program will not run Oct 31*

Beaty

Halton Youth Disability Advisory Council

All abilities welcome. Led by ProjectAutism. To register, visit: www.projectautismcanada.com/hydac

14-29

Thursdays

Sept 26, Oct 17, Nov 21

7:00-8:00pm

Beaty

Pflag Halton Meet Up

Peer-to-peer support for those struggling with sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. Join for support, education, information, and advocacy. For more information, please email haltonon@pflagcanada.ca or visit www.pflagcanada.ca

All ages

First Thursday of the Month, beginning Sept 5

7:00-8:00pm

Beaty


Sherwood Branch Programs

Program

Age

Day/Time

Place

Sherwood Instagram Contest

Our new branch opens this fall! Head over to Sherwood Branch (6533 Main Street West) and snap a selfie of you and your friends in our new location. Tag us using our handle @miltonpubliclibrary and #sherwoodselfiesnaps. You'll be entered to win an awesome prize

10-17

Sept 30 - Oct 14

Sherwood

Trapped in the Upside Down  Escape Room

Will has gone missing and is trying to communicate with you. Can you open the portal to the Upside Down to save him before it's too late?

*Please register for one session only. Program is repeated.*

13+

Thu Oct 10

4:30-5:15pm

5:30-6:15pm

6:30-7:15pm

7:30-8:15pm

Sherwood

Mindfulness Journaling + Yoga

Refresh and relax with a yoga session at the Sherwood Community Center, followed by a session on journalling for mindfulness at the Sherwood Branch of Milton Public Library. Register Here:

 https://eservices.milton.ca/Start/Start.asp

Search barcode 250360 to find the program. 

Hosted in partnership with the Town of Milton

9-13

Sat Nov 2

1:00-3:00pm

Sherwood