Teens' community hub

Teen programs & events

Teen open space

Drop-in and hang out with friends, work on homework, read, or use the computers or Wi-Fi on your device. Teen open space is every weekday after school from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3 to 5 p.m. on Fridays. Check the calendar for upcoming dates.

Teen ARC book club

Get your hands on the latest YA (Young Adult) titles before they're published! Join this club to read, review and keep the newest ARCs (Advanced Reading Copy). The ARC book club meets the last Monday of the month from 4 to 5 p.m. For teens in grades 8 to 12. Submit your book review online.

Open gaming

Stop by the second floor teen room Thursdays after school to play your favourite E or T-rated Switch and PS4 games. Want a game added to our collection? Talk to a librarian! For teens in grades 7 to 12. Visit our Open gaming page or check the calendar for upcoming events.

Teen Creators Collective

A monthly program for arts-focused youth in grades 7 to 12 who want to broaden their creative skills and strengthen community connections with fellow teen creators. Each month, we explore a new theme. Check the calendar for upcoming dates.

Volunteer opportunities for teens

Teen volunteer registration is now closed. We will open registration for Fall 2022 on Thursday, Aug. 4 at 5 p.m.

Volunteer opportunities are open to teens in grades 8 — 12. A criminal background check is required for all volunteers.

Read, watch, listen

Specially curated selections from our librarians

Regularly updated lists of books, magazines and movies organized by theme. These include physical items you can borrow from the library and digital items you can enjoy on your devices at home or on the go. Click on a book to learn more or choose your preferred format.

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