Question of the Week

What is your favorite way to “read” books?





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GPL Teen Events

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    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
31

    Teen: Hemp Nation

    Bored this summer? Learn the craft of making hemp accessories.  Make a necklace, bracelet or keychain for yourself or a friend.  Grades 7 & up.

    Main
    02:30 P
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  • Teen: Hemp Nation
    Main
    02:30 P
Fri
1
Sat
2

    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
Sun
3
Mon
4

    Civic Holiday

    All library locations are closed today.

    Main
    09:00 A
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  • Civic Holiday
    Main
    09:00 A
Tue
5

    Teen XBOX Challenge

    Are you up for the challenge?  Compete in this fun X-box tournament and play on the BIG screen!   Prizes will be awarded to the best gamer and the best sport! Grades 7 & up
     

    Main
    02:30 P
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  • Teen XBOX Challenge
    Main
    02:30 P
  • Chess in the Library

    People interested in playing a casual game of chess are invited to drop in to the Main Library each Tuesday at 11 am.  Players of all ages and strengths are welcome. The purpose of this program is to promote the magnificent game of chess across Canada.
     

    Main
    11:00 A
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  • Chess in the Library
    Main
    11:00 A
Wed
6

    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
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    • Knit 'N Lit
      Bullfrog
      12
  • 30
    • Teen: Hemp Nation
      Main
      12
  • 31
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    • ESL Conversation Circles
      Main
      12
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  • 3
    • Civic Holiday
      Main
      12
  • 4
    • Teen XBOX Challenge
      Main
      12
    • Chess in the Library
      Main
      12
  • 5
    • Knit 'N Lit
      Bullfrog
      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@library.guelph.on.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!