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GPL Teen Events

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    Bullfrog Mall Adult Book Club

    Discussing Dear Life by Alice Munro.
    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
  • West End Adult Book Club

    Discussing The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert.
    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.
     

    WestEnd
    01:30 P
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  • West End Adult Book Club
    WestEnd
    01:30 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
    12:00 P
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  • Books & Hooks
    EastSide
    12:00 P
Wed
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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
  • East Side Adult Book Club

    Discussing The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.
    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 April 1, is February by Lisa Moore.

    Main
    07:00 P
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  • ESL Book Club
    Main
    07:00 P
Thu
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Fri
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    English Practice Group for Older Adults

    Every Friday from March 6th- May 29th at 11:00-12:30 am * there will be no program on March 20th due to march break conflicts
     
    Join a lively group of English language learners to practice your English and help others learn the basics with host, Laura Kovacs. Adults. Please register by calling 519-836-2222 or email info@is-gw.ca
     

    Westminster
    11:00 A
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  • English Practice Group for Older Adults
    Westminster
    11:00 A
  • Computer Club for Older Adults

    Every Friday from March 6th-May 29 @ 1:00-3:00 PM * there will be no program on March 20th due to march break conflicts
     
    Learn computer skills to help you connect with family and friends and find services and information online. Adults. Please register by calling 519-836-2222 or email info@is-gw.ca
     
     

    Westminster
    01:00 P
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  • Computer Club for Older Adults
    Westminster
    01:00 P
Sat
25

    Intro to Spanish for Travelers

    Join Spanish Language instructor Melba Lucia Giraldo for this basic 5 week Intro to Spanish course. Register below for this 5 week commitment.

    Westminster
    10:30 A
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  • Intro to Spanish for Travelers
    Westminster
    10:30 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
    09:30 A
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  • Books & Hooks
    EastSide
    09:30 A
  • Nature in the City - Slime & Scales

    Discover some of our most under-appreciated creatures - reptiles and amphibians! Please REGISTER below. Great for all ages!

    Also join Nature Guelph on the Saturday evening at 7PM for a Frog Walk starting at The Aboretum.
     

    Main
    02:00 P
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  • Nature in the City - Slime & Scales
    Main
    02:00 P
  • 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
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Mon
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    Breastfeeding Cafe

    Join WE (Women Everywhere) Breastfeed at the Breastfeeding Café! Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while connecting and socializing with other mothers/families who are pregnant or breastfeeding. We will be addressing common breastfeeding challenges and provide moms with reassurance, resources and encouragement. All are welcome.
     

    EastSide
    10:00 A
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  • Breastfeeding Cafe
    EastSide
    10:00 A
  • Men's Book Club @ Baker Street Station

    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
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    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
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    • Bullfrog Mall Adult Book Club
      Bullfrog
      12
    • West End Adult Book Club
      WestEnd
      12
    • Books & Hooks
      EastSide
      12
  • 21
    • Knit 'N Lit
      Bullfrog
      12
    • East Side Adult Book Club
      EastSide
      12
    • ESL Book Club
      Main
      12
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    • English Practice Group for Older Adults
      Westminster
      12
    • Computer Club for Older Adults
      Westminster
      12
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    • Intro to Spanish for Travelers
      Westminster
      12
    • Books & Hooks
      EastSide
      12
    • Nature in the City - Slime & Scales
      Main
      12
    • ESL Conversation Circles
      Main
      12
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    • Breastfeeding Cafe
      EastSide
      12
    • Men's Book Club @ Baker Street Station
      Main
      12
  • 27
    • Books & Hooks
      EastSide
      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!