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Register and pick up Free Passes beginning Sat, August 27 at 9:30 a.m. at the new Library location.

  • rams: Free passes must be picked up in person at the Library Information Desk beginning March 12.
     
  • Registered programs: Register in person on March 12. Phone registrations (780-410-8621) accepted beginning March 13 .


Check out our terrific lineup of fun teen programs! 
Express yourself, create, explore, plug in to new ideas.

Seasonal Programs
Youth Plug-In
Readathon
Teen Yoga

Picture It: Teen Read Week
Get Hooked! Book Trailer Contest

On-Going Programs
Teen Advisory Club (TAC)

Tours & Outreach
Junior High Class Visits
Library Tours

 



 

Other Library programs:
Children's
Adult 
Bookmobile

Teen Program Calendar: Fall 2011

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Seasonal Programs
(Grades 7 - 12)
 
Youth Plug-In

 


Readathon
(Grades 7 to 12)
Free Passes


Want to make a difference to teens in your community who need help?

We’re raising money for the Youth Emergency Shelter Society and we need your help! Come in
to the Library and read until you drop! Read your favorite books, eat pizza, & help out a great cause!

Funds raised will be donated to the Youth Emergency Shelter Society (Y.E.S.S.) You can also bring a non-perishable food donation for the Strathcona County Food Bank.

Pick up your pledge sheet at the Information Desk or download a copy.  

Program 46: Tue Nov 8 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 


Teen Yoga
(Grades 7 to 12)
Free Passes


Get a taste of what yoga can do for you! Build strength, flexibility, mental focus, and balance.
Enhance your sports performance and de-stress through breathing and relaxation techniques. An expert from Yoga for Today will lead the session.
Yoga mats will be provided or bring your own.

Permission forms will be provided and must be signed by parent/guardian prior to the program.

Program 47: Thu Nov 24 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 


Picture It! Teen Read Week: Oct 16 - 22

Find great graphic novels, books about movies, film-making, photography, cartooning, and more!
 
Get Hooked: Book Trailer Contest

Spread your enthusiasm! Make a one or two minute video about what you liked about your book and why everyone should read it. Or make a movie trailer to get everyone hooked.

Post your video on YouTube and email your link to rskaley[at]sclibrary.ab.ca

Enter between October 1 - 29. Win a $25 gift certificate to Chapters.

 

Teen Advisory Club
 

 
(Grades 7 - 12)
Drop in


Read! Eat! Discuss! Share!

Love to read? Dying to talk to someone about your favourite books? Can’t decide what to read next? Want to hear about the latest hot new releases?
Debate, chat, review, discuss the books you want to read! We’ll also be hosting guest authors, playing games and doing crafts. Talk about books, connect with friends, eat snacks, and share ideas. Have a say in what the Library has to offer for teens.

Check out the TAC page for more info about what we do and to see our calendar of events.

When & Where?   
Third Wednesday of the month from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Sept 21, Oct 19, Nov 16


How Can I Join?
Just drop in on any meeting day. Bonus: Bring a friend and be eligible for prizes.

To find out more or RSVP:
Phone Tara at 780-410-8639 or email: tforman[at]sclibrary.ab.ca


 

Tours and Outreach
(Grades 7 - 9)
 
Junior High Class Visits
(Grades 7 to 9)

Looking for new ways to get your students fired up about reading? Book a one-hour, in-school presentation with a teen librarian, who will share booktalks or research tips on class topics.

Choose one of three presentations:

Great Reads
Young Reader’s Choice Awards
Ready Set Research

For more information, call Robyn at 780-410-8640 or email rskaley[@]sclibrary.ab.ca

Library Tours
(Grades 7 to 9)

Book a tour of the new library for your class and see our fantastic new Teenzone space! Find out about the best new books, DVDs, Blu-rays, Playaways, and more!
 
Tours may include booktalks or research tips where we dig deeper into your specific topics.
For more information or to book a tour, call Robyn at 780-410-8640 or email rskaley[@]sclibrary.ab.ca

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