Video of Theatre Presentation at the Book Launch Party

For those of you who missed the Book Launch Party, here is the theatre production done by our talented group this summer.

2017TeenTheatrePCPL from Radha Prema B McAllister on Vimeo.

Also, be sure to check out the book published from the Library.

Thanks for all your hard work this summer!  The results are amazing!


Teen Summer Reading Challenge Winners

A HUGE congratulations goes out to the winners of 2017’s Teen Summer Reading Challenges in the following categories!

Door prizes at our Book Launch Party on Friday, August 18 

Prizes$5 gift certificate for Bilboquet or a wide range of books

  • Dario T.
  • Dawn L.
  • Jingnan W.
  • Lisa L.
  • Meera P.
  • Myriam A.
  • Runa S.
  • Sam S.
  • Spencer P.


Less than 2,500 pages

  • Jerome O.

$15 gift certificate to Babar Books  


2,500 to 7,999 pages

  • Sam S.

    $50 gift certificate for Chapters

  • Sofia D.

    $50 gift certificate for Renaud-Bray


8,000 pages +

  • Spencer P.

    $50 gift certificate for Chapters

  • Runa S.

    $200 gift certificate for Fairview Pointe-Claire shopping centre


Thank you to all participants who collectively read

154, 515 pages!!!

Résultat d’images pour congratulations

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.



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.

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.

News: Teen Summer Reading Challenges

Résultat d’images pour time running outDon’t forget that there are only 18 days left to submit your book reviews in exchange for coupons for the prize draws!


Those who read 2,500 to 7,999 pages will receive a small prize and coupons for a draw for one of three $50 gift certificates at a bookstore of their choice.

Participants who read 8,000 pages or more will be entered in an exclusive draw for a $200 gift certificate for the Fairview Pointe-Claire shopping centre or a book store of their choice.

Congratulations to


who has read more than 8,000 pages!!


Collectively, you have read

72,661 pages!

2,500 & 8,000 page challenge participants

Congratulations to

Lisa, Sam, Lyne, Mona, and Jennifer

who have each read more than 2,500 pages!

They are eligible for their small prize and for the prize draw for one of three $50 gift certificates for a bookstore of their choice.


A huge congratulations to


who is the first to have read more than 8,000 pages!

She will be entered in to an exclusive draw for a $200 gift certificate for the Fairview Pointe-Claire shopping centre or a bookstore of her choice.