Teens

Adventures in Filmmaking: Create a Short Film (Section 2)

Wednesday November 30, 2022 - Wednesday December 7, 2022

Time: 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library 173 Bruce St. S..

ADVENTURES IN FILMMAKING
Part 2: Create a Short Film
Join filmmaker Tom Strnad and storyboard artist Jeff Wilson for this 3 week workshop where you will create a short live action film. Learn how to write a script, draw a storyboard, film scenes with actors, and edit a short live action film. Designed for ages 8-13.
Section 2 Wednesdays November 23, 30, December 7 (330pm-530pm)

Register online. All tech will be provided.

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Trivia Game Night

Friday December 2, 2022 - Friday April 21, 2023

Time: 7:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: BMPL Facebook (@TheBlueMountainsLibrary).

Play against each other or play as a group in a weekly interactive online Trivia Game Night! Fill your house with laughter and glee as you answer questions and compete for the top-spot on our scoreboard. Not available on Friday Nights? Don't worry! You'll be able to play Trivia Game Night throughout the week.

Participate through our Facebook page every Friday night at 7:00pm when we share the link to the game. Don't have Facebook? The link to Trivia Game Night is available here on our Event Calendar when it's live.

 

Phone: 519-599-3681 ext. 5
Email: LibraryPrograms@TheBlueMountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary

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Adventures in Filmmaking: Create a Short Film (Section 1)

Saturday December 3, 2022 - Saturday December 10, 2022

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library 173 Bruce St. S..

ADVENTURES IN FILMMAKING


Part 2: Create a Short Film
Join filmmaker Tom Strnad and storyboard artist Jeff Wilson for this 3 week workshop where you will create a short live action film. Learn how to write a script, draw a storyboard, film scenes with actors, and edit a short live action film. Designed for ages 8-13.

Section 1 Saturdays November 26, December 3, 10 (10am-12pm)

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Teen Lit Kit: Holiday Season

Tuesday December 6, 2022

Location: L.E. Shore Library.

On the first Tuesday of the month, BMPL will release a super fun Teen Literacy Kit. Each kit will contain a book, colouring sheets, goodies, and more! Every month will be a different surprise theme.

The best part of this program... it's 100% free! All you need is your BMPL library card.

Want to customize your kit? Fill out the Teen Lit Kit Questionnaire

Contact: Jen
Phone: 5195993681 EXT. 5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm

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Teen Group

Thursday December 8, 2022 - Thursday March 9, 2023

Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library.

Join the Teen Group and have your say on Teen programs and services, become involved in your community, and meet new friends!

Being a part of the Teen Group gives you the chance to suggest ways that the BMPL can better serve our teen community, offer ideas for exciting teen programs, and provide feedback about the library's teen collection. Being a part of the BMPL Teen Group is a great way to acquire your High School Community Involvement hours while having fun!

The Teen Group meets the second Thursday of each month.

Register Here for Teen Group

Contact: Jen
Phone: 5195993681 Ext.5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm

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A Very Vintage Christmas

Saturday December 10, 2022

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library 173 Bruce St. S..

Join us in The Gallery at L.E. Shore for A Very Vintage Christmas. A morning of holiday fun!

Take part in our Gingerbread Person Decorating Station, sponsored by Dave Dick Real Estate.

Create vintage-looking holiday ornaments, enjoy hot drinks, hear some classic carols, and spend time with friends before heading down to the Olde Fashion Christmas events downtown.

Please register below for the Gingerbread Decorating (so we have an idea of numbers).

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Young Adult Book Club

Thursday December 15, 2022 - Thursday February 16, 2023

Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library.

Join us once a month for the Young Adult Book Club. Have your say and vote on the books you want to read!

The YA Book Club meets on the third Thursday of every month from 5 -6PM at the L.E. Shore Library to discuss books, have some snacks, and have fun! 

If you are a young adult that loves to read and are looking for a fun way to discuss books, make new friends, or perhaps you are curious about book clubs and how they work, check out our YA Book Club.

A good book opens the mind to new possibilities. See you there!

Ages 14 and up. Registration is required.

Contact: Jen
Phone: 5195993681 Ext.5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm

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Youth Film Festival - Adventures in Filmmaking

Saturday December 17, 2022

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: The Gallery at L.E. Shore 173 Bruce St. S..

Join our young filmmakers for a screening of short films! 

Watch a series of short animated and live-action films created by local youth who attended our Adventures in Filmmaking Workshops with South Georgian Bay Media Association.

 

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Teen Lit Kit

Tuesday January 3, 2023

Location: L.E. Shore Library.

On the first Tuesday of the month, BMPL will release a super fun Teen Literacy Kit. Each kit will contain a book, colouring sheets, goodies, and more! Every month will be a different surprise theme.

The best part of this program... it's 100% free! All you need is your BMPL library card.

Want to customize your kit? Fill out the Teen Lit Kit Questionnaire

Contact: Jen
Phone: 5195993681 Ext.5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm

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Science Meets Art! (Virtual Event)

Saturday January 7, 2023

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Microsoft Teams .

Science Meets Art!
A virtual Science Experiment Program for ages  4-12*

Discover what happens when science meets art! Explore perception as you use shadows, colour, motion, and light to create art from science. You’ll make a puppet, a spinning top and a kaleidoscope, as well as design your own galaxy. “The greatest scientists are
always artists as well!” (Albert Einstein) Enjoy all the fun from the comfort of home.

*Children under six may require the assistance of an adult.

Register online. Limited Space. A Team link will be provided to registrants.

Presented by Scientists in Schools.

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I Love You in Morse Code: Bracelet Workshop with Spirited Earth Designs

Tuesday February 14, 2023

Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library.

The Blue Mountains Public Library and Spirited Earth Designs are celebrating Love this February with a Morse Code Beaded Bracelet Workshop. Say " I love You" in morse code using quality beads. Keep the bracelet for yourself or give it to someone you love. From the beginning of the 19th century, morse code has been used as a method of sending text messages by keying in a series of electronic pulses, usually represented as a short pulse (called a "dot") and a long pulse (a "dash").

Join us on Tuesday, February 14th from 5-7 pm and learn to say "I Love you" in morse code.

 Registration is required. $30.00 per person. Ages 10 and up.

Contact: Jen
Phone: 5195993681 Ext.5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm

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Trivia Game Night

Friday April 28, 2023

Time: 7:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: BMPL Facebook (@TheBlueMountainsLibrary).

Play against each other or play as a group in a weekly interactive online Trivia Game Night! Fill your house with laughter and glee as you answer questions and compete for the top-spot on our scoreboard. Not available on Friday Nights? Don't worry! You'll be able to play Trivia Game Night throughout the week.

Participate through our Facebook page every Friday night at 7:00pm when we share the link to the game. Don't have Facebook? The link to Trivia Game Night is available here on our Event Calendar when it's live. 

Phone: 519-599-3681 ext. 5
Email: LibraryPrograms@TheBlueMountains.ca Website: https://www.facebook.com/thebluemountainslibrary

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The Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority: Water Quality Program

Saturday May 6, 2023

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Location: L.E. Shore Library.

The Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority will be at the L.E. Shore Library Saturday, May 6th, at 11:00 am with their Yellow Fish Road Program: Discovery Component.
The Discovery Component of The Yellow Fish Road Program is an hour-long, engaging, interactive presentation about the flow of pollution into our waterways; and how it can be mitigated. 
There will be a demonstration using a hands-on model called the EnviroScape. This groundwater model includes a town with a lake, farm, and construction zone and helps identify the points of pollution that make its way into waterways and how wetlands absorb contaminates to help mitigate harm to water quality. 
Learn about water quality in our watershed.

Ages 8 and up. Registration required.

Contact: Jen
Phone: 5195993681 Ext.5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm

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