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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.

  • children imagination

    Wednesday Jul 17, 2024 at 12:00pm
    120 minutes

    Our Knit & Knatter Club ladies will be available to teach anyone how to knit or crochet.

    We will provide yarn, needles, and crochet hooks – or bring your own!

    For ages 6 -17. Registration is required.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 17, 2024 - Aug 28, 2024
    12:00pm
    120 minutes

    7 sessions remaining

    Bring your knitting or crochet and meet fellow enthusiasts at the Sunnyside branch.  Knitters of all abilities are welcome.

    Apportez votre tricot ou votre crochet et rencontrez d'autres passionnés à la succursale Sunnyside.  Les tricoteurs de tous niveaux sont les bienvenus.

  • Title "Lasers and Feelings" in bright pink on black background, paint splashes and dice on the sides

    Wednesday Jul 17, 2024 at 1:30pm
    180 minutes

    Curious about role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons? Join us for a beginner-friendly science-fiction adventure in the world of Lasers & Feelings. Get ready to stretch your imagination muscles with a bit of storytelling, puzzles, aliens, and dice!

    Snacks & drinks included.
    Registration required (space is limited to 6 participants). Ages 13-17.


    You are the crew of the interstellar scout ship Raptor. Your mission is to explore uncharted regions of space. Your ship captain, having suffered an attack by the strange psychic entity known as Something Else, is recovering in a medical pod. You must fend for yourselves (and keep the ship safe) while he recovers!

  • Wednesdays, Jul 17, 2024 - Jul 19, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    2 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

  • Wednesdays, Jul 17, 2024 - Jul 19, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    2 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 

  • 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. 

  • anime characters on a splashy, colourful background

    Wednesdays, Jul 17, 2024 - Aug 21, 2024
    4:00pm
    120 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Love all things Naruto, One Piece, and Demon Slayer?  Join the Anime and Manga Club!

    Watch the latest anime, discuss your favourite manga, and eat Japanese snacks.

    Ages 13+   Drop-in Program.

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    Aimez-vous Naruto, One Piece et Demon Slayer?  Joignez-vous le club d'Anime et Manga !

    Regardez les nouveaux émissions d'anime, discutez votre manga preferés et mangez des collations japonais.

    Pour les 13 ans et plus.   Programme portes-ouvertes. 

  • summer reading club images

    Thursday Jul 18, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    What would life look like on other worlds? Join us for an afternoon of extraterrestrial crafting as we transform Barbie dolls into Aliens. Ages 10-17. Registration required.

  • 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 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Tween STEAM 

    Propel yourself into uncharted territories. Drop-in program. Ages 8-12.

    We will be exploring Rockets.

    STIAM pré-ado 

    Propulse-toi vers des territoires inexplorés. Programme portes ouvertes. Pour les 8 à 12 ans.

    Nous allons explorer les fusées.