Teens

Library Events

Fiction Addiction

Fiction Addiction is a book club for teens, ran by teens. We strive to make connections and host an inclusive book club. Each time we meet, we will chose a new literary theme or topic to discuss.

Teen Ambassadors

RPL’s Teen Ambassador (TAMBAS) are a youth leadership group that helps to improve the library. The TAMBAS help library staff develop teen programs and collections, while working as a team and developing public speaking skills.

Get involved

Fiction Addiction

Fiction Addiction is a book club for teens, ran by teens. We strive to make connections and host an inclusive book club. Each time we meet, we will chose a new literary theme or topic to discuss.

Teen Ambassadors

RPL’s Teen Ambassador (TAMBAS) are a youth leadership group that helps to improve the library. The TAMBAS help library staff develop teen programs and collections, while working as a team and developing public speaking skills.

Volunteer

Resources

Connections Community Services

An organization in Richmond offering a variety of programs for teens including homework help, Youth & Seniors Connect, and Station Stretch’s academic support.

Foundry

Foundry is a province-wide network of integrated health and social service centres for young people ages 12-24. Foundry centres provide a one-stop-shop for young people to access mental health care, substance use services, primary care, social services and youth and family peer supports.

RESET Youth Team

The RESET Youth Team is dedicated in supporting youth aged 13-19 and their families in partnership with the Richmond School District.

RESETing youth on their path through individual and family counselling, group work, school support, and advocacy. We believe positive change is possible and the ‘reset’ framework guides our everyday practice and more importantly, RESET youth’s thinking and goals towards successful outcomes.

Mental Floss

Learn fun facts, and the truth behind common misconceptions. This funny and entertaining channel will teach you a little bit of everything.

Simone Giertz

Have fun with Simone as she builds a variety of fun and weird robots. Some of the great, some of them really, really terrible.

Truth or fiction

Find out of if something is true or false. This site will help you understand fake news, misleading news, and the down right lies you might come across.

Child and Youth Mental Health

he Ministry of Children and Family Development’s Child and Youth Mental Health (CYMH) teams located across B.C. provide a range of mental health assessment and treatment options for children and youth (0-18 years of age) and their families at no cost. Our clinics are staffed by mental health clinicians, psychologists, and psychiatrists.

Youth in BC

Crisis mental health line for teens. It connects teens with support, information and resources.

Open Mind BC

OpenMindBC.ca presents a valuable resource for physicians, parents, teachers, and youth to learn more about the support services that are available in British Columbia and across Canada.

Student Aid BC

We help with the cost of post-secondary education through student loans, grants, and scholarships. We also have programs that help with loan repayment.

Education Planner BC

EducationPlannerBC helps learners make well informed decisions about their education and career options. Use the Plan section to find articles and information about the different paths along the student journey.

WorkBC Scholarships, Bursaries, and Loans

Post-secondary education can be expensive. StudentAid BC provides loans, grants, bursaries, scholarships and special programs to qualifying students.

Staff Picks

Queen of the Tiles

Hanna Alkaf

Family of Liars

Lockhart, E.

Ballad & Dagger

Older, Daniel José

Dead Girls Can't Tell Secrets

Ichaso, Chelsea

The Agathas

Glasgow, Kathleen

None Shall Sleep

Marney, Ellie

Teen - National Indigenous Peoples Day

This Place

L'Île des larmes grises

Bergeron, Diane

Return of the Trickster

Robinson, Eden

Firekeeper's Daughter

Boulley, Angeline

Empire of Wild

Dimaline, Cherie

The Marrow Thieves

Dimaline, Cherie

Pride Reads for Teens

She Gets the Girl

Lippincott, Rachael

Kiss & Tell

Khorram, Adib

Dreams Bigger Than Heartbreak

Anders, Charlie Jane

Right Where I Left You

Winters, Julian

Live, Laugh, Kidnap

Noone, Gabby

And They Lived

Salvatore, Steven

Teen manga

Yona of the Dawn

Kusanagi, Mizuho

Chainsaw Man

Fujimoto, Tatsuki

Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle

Kumanomata, Kagiji

Hinamatsuri

Ōtake, Masao

The King's Beast

Tōma, Rei

Love Me for Who I Am

Konayama, Kata

Teen French Collection

Liz

Roy, Suzanne

Délivrée

Jérôme, Roxane

Ma vie de papier fripé

Baril-Lessard, Elizabeth

Les filles de la chance

Davis, Charlotte Nicole

L'histoire sur mon visage

Baugh, Leanne

De sang et de rang

Adeyemi, Tomi