Caledon Public Library

Teens

Download the Winter 2018 guide to programs, services, resources and more at CPL. 

 

Hey Teens! Check out our new conversation corner at the AB Branch. We'll be posting new questions each month and invite you to share your opinion on our chalkboard.

Teen Zine Club

Calling all artists, cartoonists, writers, photographers and poets. Collaborate to publish a zine (a DIY underground magazine) for teens, by teens. Unable to make the meetings? Email Natalie at nspaan@caledon.library.on.ca for more information on how to submit your work for publication.

Tuesdays:  AB Branch | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm 

Register here for March 27

Register here for April 24

Register here for May 29

Screen Printing

Learn the basics of screen printing. Create and prepare your own design and learn how to print it on   t-shirts, tote bags or other fabrics.

February 21 | AB Branch | 6 pm | Register here

 

Humberview Book Club 

Calling all Humberview students! If you love reading, check out this popular book club. We meet once a month during lunch period to discuss a selected title, share what we're currently reading and enjoy some tasty snacks. For more details, contact Natalie at nspaan@caledon.library.on.ca

 

Digital Innovation: 3D Design and Printing

Become 3D certified at the library! Learn the basics of 3D printing and real world application before designing your own project or remixing an older creation.

Thursday, April 5 | MD Valleywood Branch | 7 - 8 pm | ages | 12+ | register here

 

Teen Nerf Night

Back by popular demand! Bring your own Nerf gun and join us for some EPIC action-packed games while the library is closed. After the dust has settled, celebrate with some snacks.

Friday, April 20 | AB Branch | 6:30 - 8:30 pm | ages 13-17 | register here

 

Volunteer Orientations 

Our Teen Volunteer Program at CPL matches youth (ages 12 - 17) with a variety of engaging, age-appropriate volunteer opportunities throughout the year and at various branches. Students must attend a volunteer orientation at the Albion Bolton Branch in order to volunteer at CPL. All participants must have a parent/guardian present for the first 30 minutes of orientation.

Saturday, April 14 | 10:30 - 11:30 am | register here

Monday, May 19 | 10:30 - 11:30 am | register here

Saturday, June 9 | 10:30 - 11:30 am | register here

 

Comic Expo 2018

Calling all superhero fans, anime addicts, sci-fi lovers and comic book enthusiasts! Join CPL for its 3rd annual Teen Comic Expo! There will be more details right here as we move closer to the big day.

Saturday, May 5 | AB Branch | 10 am - 3 pm

 

Teen Advisory Group 

Are you between the ages of 13 and 17? Do you want to earn community hours, build relationship skills and meet new teens in your community? Be sure to join CPL's TAG (Teen Advisory Group) where you can suggest/implement additions or changes to our teen collections as well as recommend teen programs and events! Please contact Natalie at nspaan@caledon.library.on.ca for more information.

Albion Bolton Branch

Wednesdays: February 21; March 21; April 18; May 16 | AB Branch

4:30 - 5:30 pm

 

Tech Savvy Teens 

Tech Savvy Teens help library patrons with all their basic tech needs. Interested in volunteering? Email ysvolunteers@caledon.library.on.ca

Every Tuesday (February 6, 13, 20, 27)
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Every Thursday (February 1, 8, 15, 22 and March 2)
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Every Saturday (February 3, 10, 17, 24)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

No appointment necessary.

Tech Savvy Teens: Tinker Stations 

Tech Savvy Teens will be back in April with a difference! They will now be available to demonstrate a variety of hands-on tech and maker-focussed activities at our Tinker Station sessions. Of course, they will still be able to help you with all your basic tech needs, from downloading eBooks to your eReader, to setting up an email account, to printing double-sided and more. No appointment necesary. Contact our YS Department at ysvolunteers@caledon.library.on.ca if you are a teen interested in volunteering with our YS team.

Tuesdays: April 3, 10, 17, 24; May 1, 8, 15, 22 | 6 - 8 pm

Thursdays: April 5, 12, 19, 26; May 3, 10, 17, 24 | 6 - 8 pm

Saturdays: April 7, 14, 21, 28; May 5, 12, 19, 26 | 10 - 12 noon AND 2 - 4 pm

 

 

Tween programs - winter

Tween Escape Room

Can you uncover the graveyard secrets and escape before time runs out?

Saturday, February 24 | Alton Branch |  2 and 3 pm

Register here for  the 2 pm Escape Room.

Register here for the 3 pm Escape Room.