Children and Youth

*Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a caregiver while in the library.

Programs will resume in January!

Day         

Name         

Description

Ages   

Time

Other Info      

Tuesdays
EVERY week

Jan 8-May 28
Pokémon Club
Battle, trade cards or make a Pokémon themed masterpiece in a safe and inclusive space. Are you a Pokémon Go fan? We're a PokéStop! This mobile-app is a great social tool to encourage players to get outside and get active as well as meet peers in the wider community.

7-12 6:30-7:30pm FREE, Drop-in
Tuesdays
bi-weekly

Jan 15-May 21
Teen Tuesdays
Every other week, enjoy a night that is all about you and what you want to do in an inclusive community setting for young adults. Expand your social network and develop real-world interactions. Your friends are more than just a cluster of pixels--Bring a friend along and hang out face-to-face. 13-17 6:30-7:30pm
FREE, Drop-in

Tuesday March 5 Library Spotlight: Climate Change

Learn about climate change and how you can reduce your impact on the environment from our friends at the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS).  CPAWS is Canada’s voice for wilderness, and they have played a significant role in the history of conservation in Canada and have helped to create over two-thirds of Canada’s protected areas.

Families/5-15 6-8pm FREE, Drop-in

Wednesdays
Jan 9-May 29
Youth Writing Club Calling all authors and poets, reporters and screen writers, graphic novelists and storytellers. Join us every Wednesday to discover the wonders of creative writing. This safe program is designed to develop and support tweens' imaginative writing process in a fun and social environment. 8-12 4-4:45pm FREE, Drop-in
Thurs Feb 7
Fri Mar 1
Fri Mar 29
Fri Apr 12
Fri Apr 19
Fri May 17

No-to-School, Yes-to-Fun Days School's out and SGPL is THE place to come for fun! We will be showing stimulating movies* with FREE popcorn and the Innovation Lab will have extended open hours to allow you to explore, discover and tinker to your heart's content.
*Movies may have a PG rating and may not be suitable for all children.
5 & up 10am-3pm FREE,
Drop-in

The library will be CLOSED on Fri Feb 8 for staff training
Saturdays
First of each month:
Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 2, Apr 6
Family Yoga

Presented in partnership with Simply Liv Yoga, this yoga class is for the whole family to enjoy. Try something new, get active and spend some family time together on a Saturday morning. Bring your own mat/towel (if preferred) and water bottle; mats will be available for program use.
Age 4 & up.
4 & up 10:15-11:15am
FREE,
Registered*
(in-person or call 780-962-4423)
*Registration opens Monday 17th December

Space is limited

Monthly
(Jan. - May.)
Virtual Reading Club: Kids Edition Be part of an online reading community in a safe child-friendly virtual setting, that has been specifically created with kids in mind. 
December is: Christmas!
7-12
New themes monthly.
SGPL Website
Monthly
(Jan. - May.)
Virtual Reading Club: Teen Edition
This teen-based group is so much more than a traditional (‘boring’) book club: there’ll be vlogs, read alouds, podcasts and goofy videos galore.
13-17
New themes monthly.
Instagram

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