Programs & Events for Teens

Do you want to learn a new business, technology or creative skill online?
 
Your NVDPL card grants you access to online learning courses in areas like business, computer software, programming, audio and music production, photography, design, marketing, and 3D animation – just to name a few. Simply log in and learn at your own pace! Open to all residents living in the District of North Vancouver with an NVDPL card in good standing.
 
Pop into one of our Let’s Learn with Lynda.com sessions to learn more about how you can get started with Lynda.com. In this session, we’ll be covering:
  • How to log into Lynda
  • An overview of the courses available
  • How to learn using Lynda.com tutorials and supplementary tools
  • How to track your progress and earn Lynda.com certifications


Register online by clicking "REGISTER" above or at 604-929-3727, ext. 8166. 

Parkgate
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us every Wednesday for a brand new MOOC course from UBC—Chinese Thought: Ancient Wisdom Meets Modern Science Part 1.

Starting on February 15, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures the UBC MOOC, Chinese Thought:  Ancient Wisdom meets Modern Science – Part 1.  We’ll meet every Wednesday, except for the fourth Wednesday of the month, and the program will run for as long as it takes to complete the lectures (estimated completion time 2 to 3 months). 

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. Join other community members at the library every Wednesday to view and discuss lectures.  If you are unable to attend the first lecture, or will need to miss lectures, no problem — you can catch up from your own, or from the Library’s computers.  Call us to find out how, and to register, at 604 929 3727, ext. 8166. Or, register online.

Parkgate
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Did you know NVDPL offers e-magazines? Join us to learn more about Zinio, NVDPL’s free online magazine service.

Learn how to set up your Zinio account and how to find, checkout and download
magazines to your computer, tablet or mobile device.

Feel free to bring your device if you have one.

Register online by clicking "Register" above, or call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175.

Capilano
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
ATTENTION TEENS!
 
Do you want to have a say in how the library serves teens? Or talk about the books you like? Or do fun stuff that helps out the library (and get volunteer hours)?  The Teen Advisory Group meets once a month to do all that (and have good snacks).  If you’re in grades 8 to 12, you’re welcome to join us!
 
For more information, contact tag@nvdpl.ca or call Rebekah at 604-990-5800, ext. 8176.  Or just show up! Meetings take place in the Lynn Valley Library Boardroom, on the 3rd floor.
Lynn Valley
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the teen summer reading club and take a WALK ON THE WILD SIDE this summer.

Pick up a reading map at any NVDPL branch starting June 10 and complete reading challenges to win prizes. You can register with your email, name, and phone number at the Information Desk. 

BONUS PRIZE:
Register before July 17 to be entered to win a pack of tickets to a Vancouver Canadians game at Nat Bailey Stadium. Reading has its perks!

The Teen Summer Reading Club was created and designed by the NVDPL Teen Advisory Group. Are you aged 13-18 and interested in joining?

Email TAG@nvdpl.ca.

All Locations
Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 9:00am

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for a brand new MOOC course— What is a Mind?

Massive online courses, or MOOCs, are free courses offered by universities and other post-secondary institutions, and open to anyone. All you need is access to the Internet and time to complete them!

In July, on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00, Parkgate Library will begin showing lectures for the course What is a Mind? offered through the University of Cape Town.

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds!

Parkgate
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm