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After Hours Event

Friday, January 4, 6:00-8:30 PM

Winter Break isn’t over yet! Let’s start the new year off with an after-hours event, just for teens. Come to the library just before close on Friday night – the fun gets started when we lock the doors to the public. Gaming, crafting, and more – and of course, snacks!

Art Pinback Buttons

Wednesday, January 2, 2:00-4:00 PM

Create your own handmade pinback buttons with different papers, washi tape, and other art supplies.

Digital Design: Pinback Buttons

Saturday, January 26, 2:00-4:00 PM

Try your hand at digital design using a computer template and your imagination. Print your creation and turn it into your own button!

Extended Hours Study Halls

Thursdays, January 10 & 17, 8:30-10:00 PM

Saturdays & Sundays, January 12, 13, 19, 20, 5:00-8:00 PM

We are staying open late just for high school students studying for exams. Either stay in the library if you’re already there or come in a few minutes before closing time. Admission by student ID card. Snacks, coffee and bottled water will be available for a nominal fee to keep you fueled.

Green Screen Filmmaking

Thursday, January 31, 4:30-6:30 PM

Learn how to create effects and backgrounds using a DSLR camera, a green screen, and iMovie software. Bring your friends and a USB stick, and leave with a fun video clip!

Mindstorms EV-3 Robotics

Thursday, January 24, 4:30-6:30 PM

Engineer robots and practice your coding skills! Battle your bots, or work on your skills – it’s teens-only time with our EV-3 kits!

Podcast Appreciation Club

Tuesday, January 29, 4:30-5:30 PM

Are you a fan of Serial, This American Life, or another amazing podcast? Come listen to your favourite episodes with like-minded teens and discuss all the details!

Retro Game Night

Thursday, January 10, 4:30-6:30 PM

All your favourite consoles and games of the 80s and 90s! Come and try out the classics like Super Mario Bros and more!

Teen 3D Design & Print

Thursday, January 17, 4:30-6:30 PM

3D design is easier than you think! Ever wanted to design your own figurines, jewelry, or puzzles? Learn the basics from design to printing.

Teen Advisory Group

Monday, January 7, 4:30-5:30 PM

It’s your library – have your say on collections and services! Help plan events and programs for Stouffville teens. Earn a volunteer hour towards your community service requirements!

Teen Board Game Café

Tuesday, January 15, 4:30-6:30 PM

Bring your friends and try out great games like Catan, Pandemic, King of Tokyo, and more! Of course, snacks will fuel your tabletop gaming evening.

Teen Volunteer & Activism Club

Monday, January 21, 4:30-5:30 PM

Help plan and lead community service and activism projects in your community. Earn a volunteer hour towards your community service requirements!

The Darkest Minds Screening

Saturday, January 19, 2:00-4:00 PM

Get out of the cold and enjoy a great YA movie and popcorn in the Adult Program Room. We’re screening The Darkest Minds.

The Hate U Give Screening

Saturday, January 5, 2:00-4:00 PM

Get out of the cold and enjoy a great YA movie and popcorn in the Adult Program Room. We’re screening The Hate U Give – before its home release date.

Vinyl Sticker Making

Saturday, January 12, 2:00-4:00 PM

Try out our new Cricut machine – you can design and cut your own vinyl stickers, labels, and decals.