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.

Activities this week: Monday, July 3 to Sunday, July 9, 2017

Game of Life 002GIANT GAME OF LIFE with Robin Richard Shaw

Did you know that the Game of Life was first created in 1860? Participants play this version adapted for Pointe-Claire teens.

Registration required.

Free for Library members.

 Monday, July 3, 2017.

Central : 6 to 8 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

 

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.

Free for Library members.

 

  1. drawingART WORKSHOP : CHARACTER CREATION with Michel Grant

Create a cartoon or manga character that will serve as inspiration for the writing workshop.

Thursday, July 6, 2017.

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

blinddateTEEN SUMMER READING CHALLENGES

This summer, teens are encouraged to challenge themselves to read more. A number of activities and challenges are offered; register now and start accumulating pages! Whenever you submit a book review (online or in person), you will earn coupons for the draws at the Book Launch Party (one coupon per one hundred pages read). Once you have registered, you can pick up an information kit at the Children Info Desk.

Books read for the following challenges can also count toward the Library’s Literary Bingo.

Activities this week: Monday, May 1 to Sunday, May 7

FIERCE TARTAN : GAME DEVELOPER CLUB

An opportunity to create your own video game with a pro developer who will help you understand the various programming platforms. Bring your laptop.

TWO HOUR CHALLENGE :

BUILD A STAR WARS THEMED GAME USING UNREAL ENGINE with Mark Sibthorpe

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Thursday, May 4, 2017.

Central : 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

Free for Library members.

Registration required.

 

Activities this week: Monday, October 31 to Sunday, November 6

fiercetartan_logoFIERCE TARTAN : GAME DEVELOPER CLUB with Mark Sibthorpe

An opportunity to create your own video game with a pro developer to help you understand the various programming platforms. Bring your laptop.

Free for Library members.

Registration required.

Thursday, October 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. – bilingual.

 

yu-gi-ohYU-GI-OH! with Gamerz Co-op

To become a Duelist of the first rank, this is the place to learn the basics of the card game and challenge your friends to a Yu-Gi-Oh! duel to see who is the master of the monsters. A certified judge will teach you how to play.

Free for Library members.

Registration required.

Sunday, November 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. – bilingual.

Activities this week: Monday, October 10 to Sunday, October 16

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Teens share their love for reading with a Little Buddy (7 to 10 years old). Being a Big Buddy is a rewarding way to do volunteer work.

You must be willing to commit for the year in order to join this program.

Volunteer form (scroll down and click the link “Volunteer Form: Reading Buddies”).

From now to Friday, May 5, 2017.

Central: according to participants’ availability – Big Buddies in French are needed.

 

yugioh-carousel-genericYU-GI-OH! with Gamerz Co-op

To become a Duelist of the first rank, this is the place to learn the basics of the card game and challenge your friends to a Yu-Gi-Oh! duel to see who is the master of the monsters. A certified judge will teach you how to play.

Registration required.

Sunday, October 16 from 2 to 4 p.m. – bilingual.

Activities this week: Monday, August 15 to Sunday, August 21

yugioh-carousel-genericYU-GI-OH! CHALLENGES with Gamerz Co-op

Tuesday, August 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. – bilingual.

Are you the card wizard? Think you’ve got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu-Gi-Oh! duel to see who is the master of the monsters! A certified judge will teach you how to play. 

 

THE QUEST

Ends Wednesday, August 17, 2016 (last day to submit your entries).

The Quest for super summer reading is back! For every book review that you send us, you will earn one coupon for the draw at the Quest Party. You will receive an information kit at registration.

 

THE QUEST PARTY

Friday, August 19, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. – bilingual.

This is the Big Draw night for the Quest Contest. There will be games, snacks and door prizes!

There will also be a draw for a $100 gift certificate for the Fairview Pointe-Claire Shopping Center as well as other fabulous prizes!

 

 

 

Activities this week: Monday, August 1 to Sunday, August 7

inmt_minecraft_deluxe_diamond_swordMINECRAFT with Sandra Bebbington

Monday, August 1 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. – bilingual (ages 10 to 14).

A competition and multiple challenges will test your knowledge of Minecraft. Bring your own tablet or laptop with Minecraft already installed.

 

YU-GI-OH! CHALLENGES with Gamerz Co-op

Tuesday, August 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. – bilingual.

Are you the card wizard? Think you’ve got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu-Gi-Oh! duel to see who is the master of the monsters! A certified judge will teach you how to play.

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5thwaveMYSTERY MOVIE NIGHT: The 5th Wave

Thursday, August 4, from 7 to 9 p.m. – in English.

We will screen one of the year’s most popular movies for teens, “The 5th Wave”.