BIZKids Vision Board Workshop
Ages 11+ Set goals. Take your business idea to the next level. Earn a "Workshop Completion Certificate" presented by the Niagara Falls Mayor's Office.
Visit the BIZKids website to register.
Victoria Avenue, Saturday, October 5 @ 12:00 pm
Ages 9+ Hang out, play games, and do crafts with your friends.
Victoria Avenue, Wednesdays @ 4:00 pm
Read Away Your Fines
Read Away Your Fines is a program for children and teens 0-17 years to help encourage reading.
For every 15 minutes of reading done, $1.25 is waived off a child's or teen's library account. Up to $5.00 can be waived per day.
Please pick up your Read Away Your Fines form to take home when you check out your books. Return it signed and we'll waive the amount.
June 15 - September 1, 2019
All library locations.
Snacks in the Stacks
Ages 9+ Prepare some healthy, tasty recipes as you learn basic kitchen safety, food handling, cooking techniques, and nutrition.
Victoria Avenue, Fridays, September 6, October 4, November 1 @ 4:00 pm
Video Games: Thinking Like a Programmer
Ages 9+ Explore video games from a programmer's perspective. Use basic coding to bring pieces of a game to life.
Victoria Avenue, Saturday, October 12 @ 11:30 am
Community Centre, Thursday, October 31st @ 4:00 pm
Ages 9+ Make your own memes using GIFs, image editing, and imagination. Don't know what a meme is? Come find out!
Community Centre, Thursday, October 24 @ 4:00 pm
Victoria Avenue, Saturday, November 9 @ 1:30 pm
Ages 11+ Develop your coding skills. If you're new to coding, we'll get you started. if not, work on your own projects in a fun and supportive environment.
Victoria Avenue, Tuesdays @ 3:30 pm
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, Thursdays, September 19, October 17, November 21 @ 3:00 pm
Do you love escape rooms? So do we! Visit our website throughout the summer to beat our online escape rooms. Each escape room you beat gives you a chance to win prizes. Be sure to complete all five online escape rooms throughout the summer to maximize your chance to win!
Dungeons and Dragons
Ages 12 years and up. Game on! Join in on the action and adventure as we campaign our way through the world of Dungeons and Dragons. No previous gaming experience required!
Victoria Avenue, Mondays @ 4:00 pm
Teen Friday Nights
Ages 11+. After-hours fun for teens at the library, with games, music and activities of all kinds. Also, snacks.
Victoria Avenue, Fridays, November 8, December 13, January 10, February 7, March 13, May 8 @ 7:00 pm
Super Mario Kart Tournament
Ages 11+ Life in the fast lane, Super Mario style. Double elimination tournament set up on 100cc. top winners will receive prizes. Bracketing at 11:00. Play starts at 11:30. Nintendo Switch. Feel free to bring your own controllers!
Victoria, Saturday November 30 @ 11:30 pm
Knit for a Cause
Ages 13+ Knit a scarf, hat, or mittens for the Niagara Falls Out of the Cold program and earn community involvement hours. We've got supplies and instructions.
Victoria Avenue, Mondays, November 4, 11, 18, 25 @ 4:00 pm
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or dropped off at any library location. For more information, email email@example.com or call 905-356-8080 ext. 254.
Ages 14-18 years.
Reading Buddies Volunteers
Ages 14-17 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. Reading Buddies runs from October to June. For more information and to volunteer, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 905-356-8080 ext. 254.
Victoria, Tuesdays @ 4:00 pm
Stamford, Wednesdays, @ 4:00 pm.