Activities this week: Monday, July 16 to Sunday, July 22, 2018

The following activities are free for Library members. MULTI Card required. Registration required as space is limited.

Information: 514-630-1218 ext. 1623

 

Tree1CRAFT : TREE OF LIFE with Christine Laurent

Learn the technique of wrapping wire around a stone cabochon to create a gorgeous tree of life pendant.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018.

Central : 1 to 3:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

 

screenplayENMOVIEMAKING : SCREENPLAY WRITING with Julia Ainsworth

Teens collectively write a script that can be shot in several genres.

Thursday, July 19, 2018.

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

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Montreal YA Fest on May 27th!

MTL YA FEST! is the first young adult book festival in Montreal. Their goal is to connect teens with their favourite authors in a fun environment. This includes panel talks, discussions, games, etc.

There is an awesome line-up of authors including:

Sarah Mlynowski · Vikki Vansickle · Monique Polak · Vicki Grant · JF Dubeau · SM Beiko · Chantel Guertin · Aimee Friedman · JO Treggiari · Sandra Gulland

WIN TICKETS by submitting your writing!

For more information, check out their website.

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 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.

Upcoming Activities: Monday, July 10 to Sunday, July 16, 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.

 

 

 

writingWORKSHOP 2: WRITING with Alexa Nazzaro

Do you want to be a published author? Discover how to plan and write a short story using a character created in the art workshop. Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop.

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

Thursday, July 13, 2017.

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

 

DESIGNING AND CRAFTING THE NEW MURAL IN THE CHILDREN’S SECTION

muralBring your lunch for a full day of creative volunteering.

Volunteer form (scroll down and click the link “Volunteer opportunities for teens”).

Free for Library members.

Friday, July 14, 2017.

Central : 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.