Activities this week: Monday, April 24 to Sunday, April 30

fiercetartan_logoFIERCE TARTAN : GAME DEVELOPER CLUB

CLUB MEETING with Mark Sibthorpe

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

Free for Library members.

Registration required.

Thursday, April 27, 2017.

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

 

LAST TEEN COUNCIL

Teens help us to choose books, prepare themed decorations, and plan activities for teens. They can earn volunteer hours and get experience.

 Free.

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

Friday, April 28, 2017.

Central : 4 to 5:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17) – bilingual.

Volunteering at the Library

Please note that volunteer activities are quickly filling up so register soon.  All volunteers are required to fill out the Volunteer form (scroll down and click the link “Volunteer opportunities for teens”) before registering.

 

ASSISTING WITH CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES

Earn volunteer hours by helping with a variety of children’s activities.

Various dates.

Central and Valois : various times – bilingual.

 

TEEN COUNCIL

Help us choose books, prepare themed decorations, and plan activities for teens. You can earn volunteer hours and get experience.

Fridays September 30, October 28, November 25 and December 16, 2016.       

Central : 4 to 5:30 p.m. – bilingual.   

 

READING BUDDIES

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.  Application deadline:  Wednesday, September 21, 2016

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

From Tuesday, October 4, 2016, to Friday, May 5, 2017.

Central: according to participants’ availability – bilingual.  

 

READING BUDDIES : MEET THE BUDDY NIGHT

Big Buddies receive a training kit and hear stories from other teens who have participated in the program. Then, the Sorting Hat assigns Little Buddies, and a reading schedule is set up with the child’s parents.

You must be registered as a Big Buddy to attend.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016.

Central:

Training: 6 to 6:30 p.m.

Activity: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 

 

ASSISTING WITH THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE

Preparing for the Friends of the Library book sale is a great way for teens to earn volunteer hours and get experience.

Thursday, October 20, Friday, October 21, Saturday, October 22, 2016.

Central : Various times

Discover Adrian Lacasette Smith’s darkest secrets!

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Name: Adrian Lacasette Smith

A.K.A.: The Street King

Age: 29

Occupation: Dance professional and choreographer

Where does he live: At the Hotel California, Los Angeles, USA.

Who are his parents?  Jackie Chen and Bond, John Bond

Languages spoken: English

Describe his voice and accent? English accent and soft voice.

Favorite food? Chef Boyardi’s rice and chicken

His appearance : Literally always smiling. He just can’t look sad.

Height: An average guy.

Body type: Real slim and fit, almost a gym lad.

Demeanor: He is the most swift person there is, more than Taylor Swift!

The way he walks: He walks in such a proud manor that he can pass as a president.

Intellectual qualities: He has the intelligence of a scholar but definitely no Einstein.

Morales qualities: Adrian is generous, honest, amiable, persistent and very determined.

Intellectual flaws: Terrible in maths and can’t read for more than 1 minute straight.

Moral flaws: Way too curious for his own good and he can have an attitude from time to time.

Who are his best friends? He doesn’t have any. He’s lone wolf. Lives solo!

Special powers: He can see any electromagnetic wave lengths and hear any frequency sounds.

Combat skills: Taekwondo black belt.

Weapons : Arsenal of military arms.

Enemies or afraid of: Afraid of cats, spiders and ducks.

Clothing Style: Very fancy and elegant, if not, loose and comfortable.

Fetish accessories/secrets : He keeps the fact that he is afraid of ducks. Nobody can know of that, if not, his life is over!

Favorite Sports : Croquet, eSports, Lacrosse, Duck Hunting (helps him with his fear) Baseball, Ping pong and shuffleboard.

Favorite Books : Customer Service for Dummies, Customer Experience for Dummies, Salesforce Service Cloud for Dummies and E-mail Marketing for Dummies.

Favorite Movies : Toy Story 2 and 3 , Les misérables, Planet Earth and Africa.

Favorite Music/Groups/Singers: Pop music, 90’s music, jazz and disco.

Favorite Video Games: Destiny, Call of duty, FIFA 14.

Favorite Board Games: Monopoly, Cheese Please, Memo Master.

Activities this week: Monday January 18 to Sunday January 24

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FIERCE TARTANGAME DEVELOPER CLUB with Mark Sibthorpe
Join the club! Learn how to navigate through different programming platforms with the goal of creating your own video game. A pro developer will assist you every step of the way. Bring your laptop.
Thursday, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
January 7 and 21, February 4 and 18, March 3, 17 and 31, April 7 and 21, May 5 and 19 and June 2 and 16
CL, (bilingual)

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TEEN COUNCIL

Help us choose books, prepare themed decorations and plan activities for teens. You can earn volunteer hours and get experience for your resume!

Friday, 4 to 5:30 p.m.

January 22, February 26, March 18 and April 29

CL, (bilingual)

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PETITES MAINS CLUB with Gen Lussier

Start your apprenticeship! In haute couture workshops, experts in weaving, crocheting, embroidery, sewing and knitting are known as petites mains. Choose among projects suggested by the workshop leader or design your own.

Sunday, 2 – 3:30 p.m.

January 24, February 28, March 20, April 24 and May 22

CL, (bilingual)

 

 

Activities this week: Monday, March 23 to Sunday, March 29

TEEN COUNCIL

Friday, March 27

C: 4 to 5:30 p.m. – bilingual

Help us choose books and plan activities for teens! You’ll earn volunteer hours and get experience for your CV.

D&DDUNGEONS AND DRAGONS

Saturday, March 28

C: 2 to 5 p.m. – bilingual

Enter the world of the Dungeons and Dragons fantasy role-playing game.

Actitivities this week: Monday, February 23 to Sunday, March 1

TEEN COUNCIL

Friday, February 27

C: 4 to 5:30 p.m. – bilingual

Help us choose books and plan activities for teens! You’ll earn volunteer hours and get experience for your CV.

 

D&DDUNGEONS AND DRAGONS

Saturday, February 28

C: 2 to 5 p.m. – bilingual

Enter the world of the Dungeons and Dragons fantasy role-playing game.

Actitivities this week: Monday, January 26 to Sunday, February 1

TEEN COUNCIL

Friday, January 30

C: 4 to 5:30 p.m. – bilingual

Help us choose books and plan activities for teens! You’ll earn volunteer hours and get experience for your CV.

 

D&DDUNGEONS AND DRAGONS

Saturday, January 31

C: 2 to 5 p.m. – bilingual

Enter the world of the Dungeons and Dragons fantasy role-playing game.