Teen programs are for youth ages 13+ unless otherwise noted.
November 28th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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.
November 23rd, 3:45pm - 5:45pm
Interested in playing D&D, but have limited to no experience? Local D&D experts will show you the ropes. In partnership with the Laurier Library and the Laurier Game Designt and Development Program.
December 1st, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Have you ever wanted to learn chess? Here’s an opportunity to learn the game, or to practice the skills that you already have. A member of the Brantford Chess Club will offer basic instruction and tips on how to improve your game. Just drop-in!
December 10th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Get involved at your library and earn volunteer hours! Learn about the Youth Advisory Group and other youth volunteering opportunities. Come to an info session with pizza, games and library staff excited to meet youth interested in working together to create a library environment that is welcoming and relevant for youth. If you can't make an info night, contact Anna at email@example.com.
2:30 - 3:30 pm
You are cordially invited to the book launch of Too Young to Escape: A Vietnamese Girl Waits to be Reunited with Her Family.
Authors Marsha Skrypuch and Van Ho will do a brief reading and talk about this true story about 4-year-old Van, who had to be left beind when her mother, brother and sisters escaped by boat after the Vietnam war. Book signing and sales to follow.
Marsha Skrypuch is an award winning author of over 20 titles including Underground Soldier, Making Bombs for Hitler and Stolen Child.
November 27th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Here's your chance to bring creativity to the next level!
The Library now offers card holders the chance to print 3D designs that last up to eight hours.
This certification program is mandatory for customers that want to print items that take longer than one hour.
The program will provide an introduction to 3D printing and cover resources needed to get you started creating and modifying designs.
The certification program is open to people ages 13+ and no previous experience is required.
The Library has a range of professional 3D printers, including one that prints in multiple colours.
Registration for the certification sessions is required. If you need assistance registering please call us at 519-756-2220.
Note – Customers can still drop in and print projects that last less than one hour without completing the certification program.
Registration is available for the following program times:
November 20, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Register Online
November 27, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Register Online
November 29, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Register Online
December 11, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Register Online
December 13, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Register Online