Youth

Welcome to the place for the young, younger and youngest to explore, imagine, learn and create! Whether you're looking for information or inspiration, our youth librarians are here to help connect preschoolers, kids, teens, families and educators with the best books, multimedia and technology.

Early Years

The first five years of your child's life are the most formative and fun! We can help you share books and navigate technology with your little one.

Kids

Delve into all we offer for kids aged six to twelve! Book and app recommendations, homework help, programs galore and so much more.

Teens

The place for secondary school students to explore passions, turn ideas into reality, find their next favourite book, ace tests, volunteer and get involved.

Booktopia

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Booktopia:  A Literary Arts Festival For Young People offers fun, free events attended by over 1500 people every year!

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Parents & Educators

We support parents, caregivers and educators for youth of all ages with recommendations, services and connections to community resources.

Upcoming

Storytime at John Lawson Park | All Ages

Tuesday, July 16, 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m., John Lawson Park — West Vancouver

Land on the Moon Green Screen Style | Ages 10 – 12

Tuesday, July 16, 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m., The Lab

Parent Child Mother Goose | Toddlers

Wednesday, July 17, 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Storyhouse

Parent Child Mother Goose | Infants

Wednesday, July 17, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Storyhouse

Tell Your Story | Ages 11-14

Wednesday, July 17, 1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m., The Lab