Teens

Teen Text: creative writing at the Canmore Library


Grade 9-12

Bring a laptop or pen and paper, a snack and drink, and a creative mind. Poetry, fiction, story outlines, writing exercises, polishing written pieces, reading presentations - steered by an author and editor. Illustrators also welcome; open to collaborative project ideas.

Thursdays, April 27-June 1 (6 sessions)
3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the meeting room at the Canmore Library.

Registration required. Sign up with a friend.



New and Notable Young Adult Fiction


Teen Summer Reading Experience:

Coming your way on June 27th 
Compete in challenges, win rewards and rack up points to win the grand prize!
· Challenge 1 Reading Challenge—June 27 to August 19
· Challenge 2: Story writing Contest—June 27 to July 22
· Challenge 3: Photography Contest—July 11 to July 22
· Challenge 4: Questions Contest—July 25 to August 5
· Challenge 5: Art Contest—August 8 to August 19
 
Contest for:
Ages 9-12
Ages 13-17
Details of each challenge will be posted at teensbookingit.com throughout the summer. 
Check back regularly for all the details.
 

Due to unforseen circumstances, Canmore Game Night has been cancelled for the rest of Spring.  Thanks to everyone who came out and participated! We had a lot of fun!
CANMORE GAME NIGHT
Join us for Canmore's Game Night!
All ages welcome!
If you are into card games, board games, or want to find someone to talk about your favorite T.V. show; this is the place. So bring in your favorite board game, or enjoy someone else's tabletop adventure. Whether you are a Whovian, a Sherlockian or a Ringer, you'll be sure to find a friend.
Thursdays, 6-8pm Drop-in FREE
Winter Session: Jan 15 - Mar 25th, 2016
Spring Session: Cancelled!

Juggling @ the Library! 
Children and youth ages 10-15 years can join us for an hour of juggling fun! No experience or equipment is necessary.  Instructors will be on hand to teach the basics of juggling with balls, devil sticks and diablos. Those who already know how to juggle are also welcome to bring their own equipment and use the time to practise their skills.
Mondays at 4:00.  Free, Drop-in
Winter Session: Monday Jan 11th - Mar 28, 2016

teensBOOKingit
The teensBOOKingit website is for use by tweens and teens ages 12-18 who live in areas served by a Marigold member library.  Note:  Because of the broader age range, Marigold librarians monitor blog postings for content
Through Marigold, teens can connect with teens from across a swath of southern Alberta, ranging from Banff to the Saskatchewan border! Your public library is one of 37 public libraries in our system. We share lots of stuff between our 37 libraries, including Wii consoles for teen game nights at your library, books, DVDs, and CDs to check out, and online resources like downloadable eBooks (manga!) with iPod apps.