Youth Summer Reading

Are you reading some good books this summer? Remember to join the Youth Summer Reading Club!

From June 23 to September 1, register to win weekly prizes throughout the summer and a grand prize at the end of summer. 

Watch for more information coming soon!

Programs & Events

Teen programs are for youth ages 13+ unless otherwise noted. 

 

Youth Cafe

Drop In Youth Cafe (Ages: 16-26)

May 30th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Main Branch

Are you 16 to 26 and trying to figure out adulting? This drop-in group gives young adults a safe space to hang out, have fun and learn new skills with friends. Enjoy activities and snacks while having the chance to talk about housing, job search and who can support you in your community! Program runs all year with our Child & Youth Worker. 

D&D Startup

D&D Startup (Ages: 13+)

May 25th, 3:45pm - 5:45pm

Main Branch

Interested in playing D&D, but have limited to no experience? Local D&D experts will show you the ropes. Registration required.

Teen maker meet-up

Teen Maker Meet-up (Ages: 13+)

July 5th, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Main Branch

Get creative while you experiment with unique technologies. Complete challenges with robots, build simple circuits and create custom projects. 

Amazing race

Amazing Race (Ages: 13+)

July 17th, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Main Branch

Join this race around the library to complete challenges, solve puzzles and win. Register on your own or as part of a team. 

Registration required. Registration begins on Tuesday, May 1, call 519-756-2220 to register. 

Henna

Henna (Ages: 13+)

July 21st, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Main Branch

Henna tattoo artist Fareena Syed will be creating beautiful Henna tattoos on participants from a selection of her designs. 

Registration required. Registration begins on Tuesday, May 1, call 519-756-2220 to register. 

Tiny terrariums

Tiny Terrariums (Ages: 13+)

July 31st, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Main Branch

Get creative building a tiny terrarium. In this hands-on workshop you'll learn how to create and build a terrarium with its very own tiny ecosystem. 

Registration required. Registration begins on Tuesday, May 1, register by calling 519-756-2220. 

Bad art

Bad Art

August 14th, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Main Branch

We'll provide the art materials, you make the bad art. Leave your judgment at home and let your creativity run free! The best bad art will win a bad trophy! 

Registration required. Registration begins on Tuesday, May 1, call 519-756-2220 to register. 

Vision Boards

Vision Boards (Ages: 13+)

August 27th, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Main Branch

A new school year awaits! Vision boards are a fun way to express your dreams and inspire you to achieve your goals. Bring your imagination and aspirations to this creative program and start the school year on a positive note. 

Registration required. Registration begins on Tuesday, May 1, call 519-756-2220 to register. 

Class Visits & Outreach

We'd love to have your class visit the library for orientation and a tour. If you can't come to us, let us bring the library to you! Using a multimedia presentation, we introduce the research process and show how the library can assist students 24/7.

For info, telephone 519-756-2220 or email info@brantford.library.on.ca.