Oakville Public Library

Service: Teen Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-815-2042
Fax 905-815-2024
Website www.opl.on.ca/blog/type/teen/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Oakville-Public-Library/184886721537133
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/oakvillelibrary
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/#!/OakvilleLibrary
Primary Contact Eric Sillius, Teen Services Librarian; Phone: 905-815-2042 ext 5903; Email: eric.sillius@oakville.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Old Oakville
Address & Map
120 Navy St
Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4
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Intersection Navy St and Lakeshore Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name OPL
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1895
Primary Executive Lynn Horlor, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-815-2031
Funding City / Town - Town of Oakville ; Provincial - Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Teen programs are developed and run with the assistance of the library's Teen Advisory Group.  
Programs and events include: 
* Audio Coding for Teens 
* Advanced Audio Coding for Teens 
* Intro to 3D Printing for Teens 
* Job Search, Interviews and Networking 
* Keeping your Selfie Safe: Online Safety Tips 
* Messages from the Media with SAVIS (Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services) 
* Money 101: Financial Aid & Scholarship Writing 
* Newcomer Youth Tutoring 
* Own Your Education: Succeed at University 
* Reading the Rainbow 
* Teen Book Club and Information Night 
* University Applications: All you need to know 
* Writing your Personal Statement 
* Write2Xpress Contest 
Specific program information is available online in the OPL guide or pick up a copy at any branch. 
Community Outreach: 
Book Nooks/Book Depots were created to provide access to library books in non library environments * lending works on the honour system so no library card is required: 
* Nottinghill Youth Centre  
* Bronte Youth Centre  
* Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre Youth Centre 
Kerr Street Mission Youth Programs 
YMCA of Oakville
Hours Library hours: Mon-Thu 9:30 am-9 pm * Fri, Sat 9:30 am-5 pm * Sun 1 pm-5 pm  
Summer hours (Jul-Aug): Mon-Thu 10 am-8 pm * Fri, Sat 10 am-5 pm * Sun 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Teens - ages vary by program
Application Visit the Programs & Events guide for registration information.
Languages English
Fees for some programs
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Humanities Clubs/Societies ~ Adolescents ; Public Libraries
Other Details
Resources OPL Programs & Events Guide

Agency Overview

Locations for this Service

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