Teen stuff at the Picton Branch

Stuff like new books lists, programme details, volunteer ops... everything to do with the TeenRoom at the County of Prince Edward Public Library - Picton Branch.

Friday, August 26, 2005



Thursday, August 25, 2005


Saturday, August 27 at NOON

What we’ll be doing :
  • Pick out some magazines

  • Talk about our fundraising idea

  • Plan the programming we’re having in the fall.

Anything else?    Let me know, leave a comment, MSN me, whatever you like.

Wednesday, August 24, 2005


Do you know what GMAIL is? I have some invites if you want one! Just leave a comment with your e-mail address and I'll set you up.

Just one of the many rewards of reading the blog. :)

Tuesday, August 23, 2005

Bake Sale!

Tonight from 5 to 8 is our special all ages bake sale program!
Come and help us get ready for the bake sale TOMORROW. Remember, all the money raised by the sale will go towards new materials for the Teen Room, so come give us a hand tonight, or come to the bake sale tomorrow and treat yourself!

Monday, August 22, 2005


If you want to keep updated about what's up at the library, or if you just want to be able to ask "Hey what time was that program tonight?" add me to your MSN! I'll have it open whenever I'm at work. I promise not to bug you TOO much!

Thursday, August 18, 2005

August 19 at 5p.m.

MOVIE CRITIC NIGHT! Do you like to :
  • skateboard?
  • watch movies?
  • talk?
  • think?
  • eat?

If you do.. check it out! MOVIE CRITIC night.. August 19 at 5 p.m. we'll be checking out a movie called DOGTOWN AND Z-BOYS about some awesome skateboarders.. it should be great, and I'm really looking forward to it.

Saturday, August 13, 2005

Art Show Reception - today at 2 p.m.

This afternoon we will be holding a reception for the 2005 teen art show. The artists and their families are invited to come and meet each other, and to take time to view the wonderful works of art created by their peers. I'm looking forward to it!

Thursday, August 11, 2005


Have you ever wanted to make your own magazine? Come by the ZINE WORKSHOP on Friday, August 12 at 5 p.m. to find out how.

Tuesday, August 09, 2005

Bake Sale info!

On August 24th the TAB is having a bake sale to raise money for a shopping trip to Chapters. On this trip they will pick out cool new books, magazines, etc. for the Teen Room, so everyone who uses the Teen Room will benefit!
To ensure that this is the best bake sale EVER, raising lots of money to get lots of new stuff, you can help us out, in a whole bunch of ways!

  • Turn your great sales skills into profit for the Teen Room and sign up to work a shift at the bake sale. (Hey, there might even be a free cookie or two in the deal). See Laura or Liz to sign up.
  • Come to the bake sale program on Tuesday August 23rd from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. We will be making neat hot drink mix packages to sell at the sale. No baking skills are required! This is an all ages program, so everyone is welcome.
  • Love to bake? Sign up to donate something delicious to the sale! See Laura or Liz to sign up. Kitchen challenged? Ask your parents/grandparents/neighbour Joe/etc. if they would like to donate something instead!

If you have any questions, or other ways you'd like to help, come see me (Laura) at the library, or post a comment and I'll reply to it. Thanks!


Today at 2 p.m. we will be having a Resume Workshop for teens, so stop by and learn hwo to create powerful, effective resumes.

we'll be watching Napoleon Dynamite at 5 Check it out here

Thursday, August 04, 2005


Hey guys,

Tomorrow night (Friday) at 5:00 is the jewelry making workshop! If you come you can learn all kinds of different jewelry making techniques, from basic friendship bracelets to how to make the cool safety pin bracelets in the picture.
This is going to be a fun, informal program. If you have music you want to listen to while you work on your jewelry, bring some cds. If you have friends that want to come at the last minute, bring them along!
Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, August 03, 2005


The HRDC and the County of Prince Edward Public Library are holding a Resume Workshop and a Job Skills workshop TUESDAY AUGUST 9 at 2 PM

ALL teens that are interested in getting a job or just refining their skills are invited to attend!