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Upcoming Events

Minecraft (Grades 8-12)
Mondays 6-8 Starting Sept 12
Join the TBPL Minecraft Realm (bedrock) every Monday starting at 3 to play survival mode.  A link to join will be shared via Discord. 

Build-A-Beast (Grades 5-10)
4-5:30 Mondays Oct 3, 17, Nov 8, 22, Dec 6, 19 @ Waverley Auditorium
Give old and broken toys new life and build your own beasts using their parts and pieces! Drop in. Looking to donate toys? Email youth@tbpl.ca

Anime Club (Ages 13-18)
Tuesdays 6 PM on Discord Starting Sept 6
Come together and share a similar interest in Japanese animated and illustrated media! We will have regular meetings, compete in character battles, trivia games, and a chance to share your drawings and cosplay costumes!

Minecraft (Grades 4-7)
Tuesdays 3:30-5 Bi-Weekly Starting Oct 11
Join the TBPL Minecraft Realm (bedrock) every two weeks.  A link to join the Realm and optional Zoom chat will be shared via email.

Crafting Club (Grades 7-12)
Wednesdays 3-5 @ MJLB Starting Oct 5
Stop by after school, make a craft, relax, and eat some snacks. Drop-in any time.

Homework and Hot Chocolate (Grades 7-12)
Thursdays 4-7 @ MJLB Starting Oct 6
Study or do homework in a calm environment. Hot chocolate will be provided. No homework? We’ll supply colouring sheets or word searches!

Writers Club (Grades 8-12)
7-8 Thursdays @ MJLB Starting Oct 13
Calling all creatives! Come to the Library for writers club -- writing prompts, games, and more!

Dungeons and Dragons (Grades 8-12)
Waverley Library YOUth Space
Saturday Oct 22, Nov 13, Dec 4 @ 2:30 PM
Sign up to play Dungeons and Dragons one-shots with other dice lovers. Limited space. Registration opens 2 weeks prior to each event date. Interested in DM’ing a session? Email youth@tbpl.ca

Completely Booked Book Bags Subscriptions (Ages 12-18) 
Get signed up for the limited fall edition Book Bag Subscription! Each month from Oct-Jan you'll receive 2 hand-picked library books, candy, and some goodies. Supplies are limited so sign up fast! Registration opens on September 7.

To register for programs, call any Library, ask in-person, or check out the online calendar (to register; find the date of the program, click the title, then the icon shaped like a head, and fill out the form.)

Discord logo Join the youth-only Discord - open 24/7. Check our schedule above for events. Users must be ages 13-18. Fill out the form to get an invite!

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youth knitters

youth action council

youth review

Knit or crochet hats or scarves for those experiencing homelessness and get volunteer hours. Volunteers must be ages 13-18. Sign up here

Have your voice heard and help the library buy books and influence library programs for teens with the YOUth Action Council.


Review books or movies that you loved (or hated) for community service hours. For each 250-300 words review you can earn up to 3 volunteer hours! Successful reviews will be posted to our blog. Sign up here

 

 

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Studio 216

 

Equipment & Software | Usage Guidelines | FAQ

 

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Lose yourself in a good book

 

Not sure what to read next? We can help! Check out YOUth Read for booklists, online resources, our newest YA releases and more!

 

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Homework? Research? We can help!

 

The library has many resources for research, primary/secondary sources, and assignments. If you need help you can always Just Ask Us!

Secondary Sources (and Citations!) and Finding Reliable Resources

  • Get help finding reliable secondary sources, figuring out what they are, and learning how to cite them.

Online Research

  • Use our online databases to find reliable, peer-reviewed information.
  • All databases can be accessed in the library, or on personal devices with a library card and PIN.

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