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Programs for the week of May 25 - 30

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Monday

Tune in every Monday for weekly writing prompts from your Teen Librarians. Get your creative juices flowing for the 20th annual Fresh Ink contest May 1 - June 30!
Have fun testing out these STEM activities with items that can be found around the house!
Everyone could use a little motivation - especially these days! Join us each Monday as Diana, our Adult Programming Librarian, recommends an inspiring Ted Talk and shares a complementary reading list from SCPL's digital collections.

Tuesday

All the fun of storytime, now from the comfort of your own home! Join us every week to sing, play, and craft along.
Matt's Movie Musings Logo May we suggest a great movie to watch while you stay home? Join Matt for a review of a fantastic (and free) film available for borrowing on our Hoopla Digital platform.
The Forest of Reading has released 10 videos of their Blue Spruce authors reading the nominated picture books of this year. Vote for your favourite on our Instagram and Facebook pages!
We have a mystery to solve, and we need your help! Each week we will post a photo from our collection of historic images and ask you to help solve the mystery by providing information about the photo.

Wednesday


Teens, have your say with our weekly Instagram polls.
Test your knowledge of local history with questions from our Special Collections Librarian, Sandy. Stay tuned! Answers will be posted the following day.
Join us every week for a draw-along video with Lydia. We'll meet fun characters and get creative along the way!

Thursday

Join us every week for #ThrowbackThursday, where we share digitized images from our historic collections. To explore these collections on your own, check out our Historic Images of St. Catharines and Niagara Database.
Each week we will share a new I Spy activity for you to play at home. Create your own I Spy and share your creation on Facebook & Instagram using #ISpySCPL

Friday

Settle in for a weekly read-aloud as library staff share some of their favourite children’s stories.
Learn how to navigate the Library’s website in this short video tutorial.
Now is the perfect time to cozy up with a good book. Titles on our weekly teen booklists are all available digitally via CloudLibrary and Hoopla.

Saturday

Stuffy Saturday – Saturdays at 10:00 AM
See what our Library's stuffed animals got up to this week as we work from home.
Are you looking for some weekend reading inspiration? Staff will share rave reviews, on a bi-weekly basis, of favourite ebook and audiobook titles you can find in our digital collections.

Fresh Ink Creative Writing Competition For Teens