Activities this week: Monday, November 13 to Sunday, November 19, 2017

fiercetartan_logoFIERCE TARTAN : GAME DEVELOPER CLUB

An opportunity to create a video game with a pro. Participants will learn simple coding and design skills to create a first-person shooter game using the Corona platform.

All participants must bring a laptop. A recent PC or Mac is required.

Registration required .

WORKSHOP 5: MARKETING GAMES with Madeleine Sibthorpe, graphic designer

Thursday, November 16, 2017.

Central : 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (ages 13 to 17) – bilingual.

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Activities this week: Monday, October 16 to Sunday, October 22, 2017

 

fiercetartan_logoFIERCE TARTAN : GAME DEVELOPER CLUB

An opportunity to create a video game with a pro. Participants will learn simple coding and Photoshop skills to create a first-person shooter game using the Corona platform.

All participants must bring a laptop. A recent PC or Mac is required.

WORKSHOP 3: CREATE A VIDEO GAME, PART 1, with Mark Sibthorpe

Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Central : 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (ages 13 to 17) – bilingual.

 

DECORATION COMMITTEE

Teens earn volunteer hours by using their crafting and artistic skills to create themed decorations for the teen and children’s sections.

Friday, October 20, 2017 at Central : 4 to 5:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

Activities this week: Monday, October 2 to Sunday, October 8, 2017

fiercetartan_logoFIERCE TARTAN : GAME DEVELOPER CLUB

An opportunity to create a video game with a pro. Participants will learn simple coding and Photoshop skills to create a first-person shooter game using the Corona platform.

All participants must bring a laptop. A recent PC or Mac is required.

Individual registration required.

 

Workshop 2: ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN

Thursday, October 5, 2017.

Central : 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (ages 13 to 17) – bilingual.

Upcoming Activities: Monday, August 7 to Sunday, August 13, 2017

stagemakeupSTAGE MAKE-UP WORKSHOP with Radha-Prema McAllister

To add to theatre performance without costumes, teens learn extreme make-up techniques using design templates.

Registration required.

Thursday, August 10, 2017.

Central : 2 to 3:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

 

smiley_readingUNOFFICIAL READ-A-THON

Join us in the Teen Space for this drop-in reading marathon. Sign in to earn extra coupons for the book(s) you read that day.

Sign-in with Radha-Prema McAllister at the Children’s Info desk.

Friday, August 11, 2017.

Central : Any time between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

Upcoming activities: Monday, July 31 to Sunday, August 6, 2017

theatreSCRIPTWRITING & ACTING WORKSHOP with Julia Ainsworth

Learn to transform a story into a script and create a short theatre performance. It will be performed at the Book Launch Party. (There will be a dress rehearsal the day before the event).

Don’t forget your lunch; we will have a picnic outside (weather permitting).

Registration required. Free for Library members.

Thursday, August 3, 2017.

Central : 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

 

codingINTRODUCTION TO CODING with Mark Sibthorpe and Leo Collard

An opportunity to learn the basics of coding with a pro developer. Bring your laptop.

Registration required. Free for Library members.

Friday, August 4, 2017.

Central : 2 to 4 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

Upcoming activities: Monday, July 24 to Sunday, July 30, 2017

smiley_readingREAD-A-THON

Join us in the Teen Space for this drop-in reading marathon. Sign in to earn extra coupons for the book(s) you read that day. Snacks will be provided.

 Sign-in with Radha-Prema McAllister at the Children’s Info desk.

 Monday, July 24, 2017.

Central : Any time between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

 

BOOKBINDING WORKSHOP with Yvan Tétreaultbookbinding

Learn how to bind a copy of the book we are in the process of publishing.

 Don’t forget your lunch; we will have a picnic outside (weather permitting).

 Thursday, July 27, 2017.

Central : 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

Upcoming activities: Monday, July 17 to Sunday, July 23, 2017

IMG_6218PUBLISH A BOOK WORKSHOP SERIES!

 

Teens learn the process of creating a book from start to finish. Participants who attend all workshops will receive a copy of the book, which will also be available for loan in the teen section.

 Individual registration required for each workshop.

 

WORKSHOP 3: BOOK DESIGN & LAYOUT WORKSHOP with Yvan Tétreault

 

Create the layout for the book we will publish.

 Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Central : 2 to 5 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

 

THE MAZE RUNNER THEMED BREAKOUT with Sandra Bebbington

the-maze-runnerTeens help Thomas find clues and solve puzzles and riddles to break out of the Maze.

Registration required.

Friday, July 21, 2017.

Central : 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.