The Quest: Courage
You can register at Central or at Valois.
Begins: Wednesday, June 9. Ends: Wednesday, August 25.
For every hundred pages you read this summer, you can get a coupon. If the book you read is about courage, you will receive two coupons per 100 pages!
Every week there will be a draw for a gift certificate, and at the end of the summer you can win one of two $100 gift certificates to Fairview Pointe-Claire Shopping Centre and other prizes!
Begins: Wednesday, June 9. Ends: Wednesday, August 18.
Design a bookmark for teens! There is no theme: let your imagination guide you. We will publish the bookmarks of the three winners, which will be announced at the end-of-summer party. The participation form will be available at both branches of the library and on the City of Pointe-Claire’s web site.
Todsky’s School of Magic
Central: Thursday, July 8 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – bilingual
Using everyday objects like coins, cards, rope and paper, learn the fundamentals of magic. Misdirection, sleight of hand and showmanship will also be revealed.
Taught by professional magician The Amazing Todsky, who has been performing and teaching magic for over 30 years.
Wii Super Smash Bros. Brawl Tourney
Central: Thursday, July 15 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – bilingual
Prepare for intense virtual combat during this friendly tournament. You will play against other teens!
Fantasy Writing Workshop
Central: Thursday, July 22 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – in English
Writing fantasy can be as much fun as reading it. Free your imagination and pen your own fantasy tales, populated with worthy characters that get to explore worlds only you can imagine. This workshop will provide useful guidelines and practical advice to help you turn your original ideas into unique stories.
Presented by published fantasy writer, Patricia Srigley.
Central: Thursday, July 29 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – bilingual
A huge success last year, Live Monopoly is back! Be a playing piece on our giant Monopoly board! Will you win it all or go bankrupt? A prize will be awarded to the winning team!