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Fanfic Club

Write your own stories featuring characters from your favourite books, comics, movies and TV shows. From Stranger Things to Harry Styles, there's fanfic for pretty much everything. Angst, fluff - whatever your preferred flavour, come connect with fellow fanfic writers, seasoned and beginner alike.
Ages 13-17 years.

Victoria Avenue Library
Thursdays, January 10th, February 7th
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Mindfulness Practice With Kathryn Richmond

Join our mindfulness practice group led by certified Mindfulness Facilitator Kathryn Richmond of the Family Mental Health Support network of Niagara and learn how to live mindfully in an increasingly stress-filled world.

Stamford Centre Library
Saturday, February 2nd
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Instagram Street Team

We're always on the lookout for social media-savvy teens for our Instagram Street Team. Earn community involvement hours by helping spread the word about library events and services through Instagram. For more information and to volunteer, email programming@nflibrary.ca or call 905-356-8080 ext. 269
Ages 14-17 years.

Teen Advisory Group

Earn community involvement hours, build leadership skills and have a say in teen activities at the library!
Ages 14-18 years.

Stamford Centre Library
Thursdays, November 8th, December 13th, January 17th, February 14th
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Reading Buddies Volunteers

If you like working with children, enjoy reading, and want to help emerging readers, we need you! Reading Buddies Volunteers mentor children in Grades 1-4 with reading practice, literacy-based activities and fun. For more information and to volunteer, email programming@nflibrary.ca or call 905-356-8080 ext. 254.
Ages 14-17 years.

Reading Buddies is held:

Victoria Avenue Library
Tuesdays, 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Stamford Centre Library
Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Hey! We're starting a Teen Book Club

You asked for it. You got it. Come to our first meeting so we can get your input on how our brand new teen book club will work, when we should meet and what books we should read starting February 2019. We want to hear from you!
Ages 13-17

Stamford Centre Library
Monday, December 17th
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Painting for Teens

Express yourself artistically. Discover your own personal style. Materials are supplied.
Ages 13-17

Stamford Centre Library
Fridays, January 18th & February 15th
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Registration is required.

Switched-On: Teen Edition

Work together. Battle it out. Unwind after a long day at school. Test your skills on our Nintendo Switch.
Ages 13-17

Community Centre Library
Mondays, 3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
February 4th, 11th, 25th

Dungeons and Dragons with The Frugal Dutchman

Join Christian from the Frugal Dutchman - a locally owned store in Ridgeway - and learn how to play Dungeons & Dragons. Beginners welcome!
Ages 12 years and up.

Victoria Avenue Library
Tuesdays, 3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Registration is required.

Getting Started With Pro Tools

Love music? Want to make your own? Join us in the Oakes Room Media Lab and get familiar with the basics of Pro Tools | First, a lite version of the industry standard recording software.

Learn how to create a session, record, edit, and process audio, and work with MIDI virtual instruments to make your own music.
Ages 13-18

Victoria Avenue Library
Saturday, February 23rd
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration is required.

St. John Ambulance - Babysitting Basics

Developed by a team of child care professionals, trained babysitters, St. John Ambulance instructors and parents, this course teaches new babysitters the skills necessary to care for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. It emphasizes safety, dealing with emergencies and first aid basics.

Ages 11-15 years. $50.00 Register by calling St. John Ambulance at 905-356-7340. Space is limited.

Victoria Avenue Library
Saturday, February 16th
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Teen Library Volunteers

Do you need to earn community involvement hours? do you like to work with kids? Are you at least 14 years old? Join our Teen Library volunteers! Applications are available on our website. Completed forms can be sent to programming@nflibrary.ca or dropped off at any library location. For more information, email programming@nflibrary.ca or call 905-356-8080 ext. 254.
Ages 14-18 years.