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GPL Teen Events

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Mon
26

    Robin Williams Movie Series

    Now showing...Dead Poet's Society! 128 minutes PG

    Main
    06:30 P
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  • Robin Williams Movie Series
    Main
    06:30 P
  • Men's Book Club @ Baker Street Station

    Discussing Modoc: True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived by Ralph Helfer.
    Books available for pick up at the Main Library Information Desk a month prior to the meeting.
     
    Questions about this group or if you'd like to register, please contact: bookclub@guelphpl.ca.
     

    Main
    07:00 P
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  • Men's Book Club @ Baker Street Station
    Main
    07:00 P
Tue
27

    Bullfrog Mall Adult Book Club

    Discussing The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton.
    Books available for pick up at the branch a month prior to the meeting.
     
    Questions about this group or if you'd like to register, please contact: bookclub@guelphpl.ca.
     

    Bullfrog
    09:00 A
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  • Bullfrog Mall Adult Book Club
    Bullfrog
    09:00 A
  • Books & Hooks

    Join the Royal City Ruggers for a weekly, fun and social afternoon at the Library. Whether you are experienced with rug hooking or not, this is a great opportunity to meet new people, learn and practice a great skill, and enjoy the Library. If you want to learn more about rug hooking visit https://sites.google.com/site/ontariohookingcraftguild/about-us-1.

    EastSide
    12:00 P
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  • Books & Hooks
    EastSide
    12:00 P
Wed
28

    East Side Adult Book Club

    Discussing Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline.
    Books available for pick up at the branch a month prior to the meeting.
     
    Questions about this group or if you'd like to register, please contact: bookclub@guelphpl.ca.
     

    EastSide
    07:00 P
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  • East Side Adult Book Club
    EastSide
    07:00 P
  • ESL Book Club

    The ESL Book Club is for English language learners who want to practice their English reading and conversation skills. Each week we will read and discuss short stories and chapter books, reading materials will be provided to participants with a valid library card. The Club is for upper-intermediate to advanced ESL learners who are able to read at a LINC Reading Benchmark level 6.
     
    Discussing during this 9-week session starting on Wednesday, January 7, is The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.
     

    Main
    07:00 P
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  • ESL Book Club
    Main
    07:00 P
  • Knit 'N Lit

    All new and experienced knitters are welcome to come knit and chat about their favorite books.
     

    Bullfrog
    09:00 A
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  • Knit 'N Lit
    Bullfrog
    09:00 A
Thu
29

    Cook Book Club

    Discussing I Quit Sugar by Sarah Wilson.
    Books available for pick up at the Main Library Information Desk a month prior to the meeting.
     
    Questions about this group or if you'd like to register, please contact: bookclub@guelphpl.ca.

    Main
    07:00 P
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  • Cook Book Club
    Main
    07:00 P
Fri
30

    Teen Movie: The Maze Runner

    Calling all high school students. Exams are done and it is time to relax! Spend your evening watching the thrilling new movie, The Maze Runner! Rated PG 113 min Grades 9 to 12

    WestEnd
    06:00 P
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  • Teen Movie: The Maze Runner
    WestEnd
    06:00 P
Sat
31

    ESL Conversation Circles

    This program provides an opportunity to non-native English speakers to enhance their spoken English skills and to increase their confidence in using conversational English.
     

    Main
    10:00 A
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  • ESL Conversation Circles
    Main
    10:00 A
  • Slow Cooker Showdown

    Cold winter days are the perfect time to dust off your slow cooker and get cooking those soups, stews, and roasts! Competing against your fellow foodies, your esteemed dish will be judged by local cook book author Emily Richards. Register BELOW to have your Slow Cooker dish judged...otherwise everyone is invited to the event! You could win two cooking classes at Thyme to Cook and other great prizes!

    Main
    02:00 P
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  • Slow Cooker Showdown
    Main
    02:00 P
  • Books & Hooks

    Join the Royal City Ruggers for a weekly, fun and social afternoon at the Library. Whether you are experienced with rug hooking or not, this is a great opportunity to meet new people, learn and practice a great skill, and enjoy the Library. If you want to learn more about rug hooking visit https://sites.google.com/site/ontariohookingcraftguild/about-us-1.

    EastSide
    09:30 A
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  • Books & Hooks
    EastSide
    09:30 A
Sun
1

    Vocamus Press Writing Series: Writing Non-Fiction

    Rob O’Flanagan has been a newspaper reporter, photojournalist and columnist for nearly twenty years, winning numerous Ontario Newspaper Awards and a National Newspaper Award. He will introduce participants to the craft of writing non-fiction for newspapers and other serial publications. Please REGISTER below.
     
    This 5-week Writing Series is presented by Vocamus Press.

    Main
    01:00 P
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  • Vocamus Press Writing Series: Writing Non-Fiction
    Main
    01:00 P
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  • 25
    • Robin Williams Movie Series
      Main
      12
    • Men's Book Club @ Baker Street Station
      Main
      12
  • 26
    • Bullfrog Mall Adult Book Club
      Bullfrog
      12
    • Books & Hooks
      EastSide
      12
  • 27
    • East Side Adult Book Club
      EastSide
      12
    • ESL Book Club
      Main
      12
    • Knit 'N Lit
      Bullfrog
      12
  • 28
    • Cook Book Club
      Main
      12
  • 29
    • Teen Movie: The Maze Runner
      WestEnd
      12
  • 30
    • ESL Conversation Circles
      Main
      12
    • Slow Cooker Showdown
      Main
      12
    • Books & Hooks
      EastSide
      12
  • 31
    • Vocamus Press Writing Series: Writing Non-Fiction
      Main
      12

AT THE LIBRARY

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At the Library

GPL is more than just books!

The Main Library features a "Teen Lounge" located on the 2nd floor and is equipped with an X-Box 360 and Kinect. There are in-house games to choose from, plus lots more in the library collection. Come for a quick visit or stay all day. The teen section will have you coming back for more!

The Teen collection includes the newest fiction, books on CD, Playaways, non-fiction, magazines, graphic novels, comics, DVDs, music CDs, and video games for Playstation 3, Xbox, and Wii. The Teen eLibrary features downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks, music, magazines, streaming movies and TV shows, as well as access to eResources to help you with projects, all free with your library card!

Hang out at a teen Library event!

We tackle everything from art, to movies, to writing, and everything in between at our Teen Programs. There really is something for everyone! Check out the Teen Events Calendar for more details.

Have a suggestion for a program? Send it to teens@guelphpl.ca.

Check out GPL's Xbox 360 Kinect Games!

The Main Library, Children's and Youth Services Department has Xbox 360 Kinect available for ages 11-19 years.

Visit us today to check out the selection and have fun!