Young Adult Programs

 Teen Take and Make kits

GPL is exited to offer a new Teen Take and Make kit every month starting this October!  From DIY projects to creative crafts, we will have something for everyone!  Check in monthly for a new kit.

Monthly registration is required. Call or email the Library to register.

 Collection Connection

Tune into GPL's YouTube and social media pages every Monday for our new Collection Connection video series!  Focusing on junior and young adult resources.  Ms. Jenn will explore new genres, formats, and collections available for child and teen readers!

Mondays in October to December at 2pm.   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4cbt81n21j5mQ1IWzvTgRQ

Julia Tilson, Virtual Author Talk and Writer's Workshop - October 20th at 6pm

Join local author Julia Tilson, recently published in the new Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul book, as she discusses her story, her process, and gives tips to aspiring young writers!

Ages 9-18.  Call or email the Library to register!

 Teen Scary Story Writing Contest - October 1st - October 31st

Do you love murder mysteries, true crime, or anything and everything freaky?  Try your hand at writing your own scary story to win an equally scary prize!  Maximum 2500 words.   Email jennifer.whipp@gravenhurst.ca for more details or to submit your entry!

Ages 13-18

Teen Photography Contest - November 1st - November 30th 

Submit your favourite photo(s) for a chance to win an awesome prize!  From pictures of your best friend, to your breakfast, the fall leaves, to funny faces, we want to see them all!!  And don't forget to tune into YouTube and social media for some photography tips and tricks!  Maximum of 5 photo submissions per person. Email jennifer.whipp@gravenhurst.ca for more details or to submit your entry.  You can also submit an entry by uploading the photo to Facebook or Instagram and tagging the library.

Ages 13-18     

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Chillax Packs - Monday November 15th

So you have the day off and want to relax?  Look no further!  GPL has got you covered with our new Chillax Packs, filled with simple and relaxing crafts, activities, and treats!  Call or email the Library to register!  Ages 13-18, while supplies last.  

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest - December 1st - December 31st

Think you have what it takes to win the title of Ugliest Christmas Sweater?  Find out by uploading a photo of you in your sweater to social media and tagging the Library!  You can also pick up a DIY Green Screen Photo Booth kit from the library to up your ugly Christmas sweater game!  

Ages 13-18

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