Library Activities and Volunteering for Teens

 

Call 604-527-4677 or email youth@nwpl.ca for more information about any of these programs.

 

TEEN ART CONTEST 2019! 

Calling all teen artists - mark your calendars for April 15! That's the deadline for submissions into the 2019 Teen Summer Reading Club Art Contest. One winner will receive a $50 gift card to Michaels and their work will be featured on NWPL's Teen SRC material this summer. Two runners up will also receive prizes and their work will appear on smaller promotional items for the Teen SRC.

Entry form and information: CLICK HERE

Submission period: April 1-15 2019

 

VOTING FOR THE HYACK TEEN READ AWARD IS OPEN!

Read and rate one or more of this year's book selections. Each time you vote, you'll be entered into a prize draw to win a tablet! Draw will take place at the end of May 2019.

Check out this year's nominees here, then vote by CLICKING HERE.

 

TEEN LIBRARY CLUB

NWPL Main Branch

Fourth Tuesday of most months, 3:30 pm

The next TLC meeting will be February 19, 2019

The library's Teen Library Club (TLC) meets every month to discuss books and media, make suggestions for library collections and programs, and buy books for the library. We also just hang out and have a good time! To join, just show up to a meeting and introduce yourself.

 

FUN! LITERALLY!

NWPL Queensborough Branch

Volunteer to help out at this fun program for kids! In this supervised drop-in program, we play games and do fun activities. Please note that this program is in Queensborough. Registration in-person at the library is required, starting January 2, 2019.

Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30pm, January 23 - March 13


COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

Click here for a current list of volunteer opportunities elsewhere in New Westminster and in the Lower Mainland.

British Columbia Youth Parliament: An organization of B.C. youth who are making positive contributions in their communities.

GoVolunteer.ca: Volunteer opportunities all across Canada.