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Some in-branch programs require registration with your library card. Please log in with your library account or follow this link to apply for a card online. You can also apply for a card in person at any of our 33 locations.

  • Mondays, Jul 15, 2024 - Jul 19, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    A Digital Story is a powerful Media and Digital Literacy activity, created by weaving digital photographs, video, voice, text and music into a digital video project. Participants will get the chance to reflect on the self and identity.

    This personal narrative documentary workshop provides an easily-accessible opportunity to reflect on your own strengths, culture, responsibilities, and dreams for your future.

    For ages 13-18. Returning film makers who participated last summer are welcome! Presented by Hands On Media.

    Each participant will need: One iPad, laptop, Chromebook or desktop computer.

    • Monday: Pre-Production: Brainstorming ideas, Storyboarding our narration.
    • Wednesday: Production: Photography Composition, collecting elements we need.
    • Friday: Post-Production: Recording our voice, using iMovie to edit, adding sound & titles.

    Registration required. Registrants will receive an additional email with the Zoom link ahead of the program. 

    This program is also available at the St-Laurent branch: Digital Storytelling – 3-day series

  • Mondays, Jul 15, 2024 - Jul 19, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    A Digital Story is a powerful Media and Digital Literacy activity, created by weaving digital photographs, video, voice, text and music into a digital video project. Participants will get the chance to reflect on the self and identity.

    This personal narrative documentary workshop provides an easily-accessible opportunity to reflect on your own strengths, culture, responsibilities, and dreams for your future. For ages 13-18.

    A Library Chromebook will be available for each participant during the program. 

    The presenter will be virtual on Zoom.

    • Monday: Pre-Production: Brainstorming ideas, Storyboarding our narration.
    • Wednesday: Production: Photography Composition, collecting elements we need.
    • Friday: Post-Production: Recording our voice, using iMovie to edit, adding sound & titles.

    Presented by Hands On Media. 

    This program is also available on Zoom: Digital Storytelling – 3-day series 

  • Monday Jul 15, 2024 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Come watch a free screening of Howl's Moving Castle with your friends! Snacks will be provided!

    Venez assister à une projection gratuite de Howl's Moving Castle. Les collations vont être fournies !

  • Wednesday Jul 17, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Learn beginner-level ukulele in a fun and engaging way with our resident musician, David. Take your first steps with the instrument, learn the chords, and even play your first songs! Instruments provided by the library. Ages 13-18. 

  • Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:30pm
    90 minutes

    Do you love graphic novels? Do you have a super cool, super fantastic idea of your own? Come join award winning author, illustrator, nice guy Rob Justus for a fun workshop on how to create the greatest graphic novels ever!!! Learn how to create immersive worlds, detailed characters, and most importantly how to pace a story from panel to panel, and page to page. Bring a seedling of an idea and leave with a garden of graphic novel knowledge.  Ages 13-18.

  • Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 6:00pm
    60 minutes

    Ages 12-18. Storytime for you! An indigenous story to explore, parachute songs and game with a messy craft. Re-visit Kindergarten with us!

  • Friday Jul 19, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Learn beginner-level ukulele in a fun and engaging way with our resident musician, Amir. Take your first steps with the instrument, learn the chords, and even play your first songs! Instruments provided by the library. Ages 13-18. 

  • Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 24, 2024
    2:30pm
    120 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Bring your friends, hang out, and defeat your enemies. Play Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart 8 & more on our Nintendo Switch. For teens 13 to 18 years old.

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    This session will cover education funding, budgeting while in school, repaying school debt, and some basics about credit.  

    Presented by the Credit Counselling Society.

    Registration required. Registrants will receive an additional email with the Zoom link ahead of the program.

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 2:00pm
    120 minutes

    Express yourself and come learn how to make your own “zine!" Zines are DIY, self-published, publications that can be about any interest, hobby, or fandom. Zines can feature of art, writing, or a mix of both. We will have all the needed materials on hand including paper, markers, coloured pencils, and collage materials.

    Exprimez vous-même et venez apprendre comment créer votre propre « zine ! » Les zines sont les publications bricolées et auto-publiées qui peuvent présenter n'importe quel intérêt, loisir, ou « fandom. » Les zines peuvent présenter des œuvres d'art, des écrits ou un mélange des deux. Nous allons avoir tous les matériaux à disposition - de papier, des marqueurs, des crayons de couleur et des matériaux pour le collage.