Programs & Services

Programs and Events

Whitehorse Public Library

Tim Falconer
Bad Singer: the surprising science of tone deafness and how we hear music
Thursday April 27, 7:30 pm
Free


Yukon Writers' Festival - Live Words May 1 - 6

Whitehorse events:

Brave New Words
Tuesday May 2, 7:00 pm
Woodcutter's Blanket
By donation

Reading & Reception with guest writers
Wednesday May 3, 7:00 pm
Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre
Free

Young Author's Conference
Thursday May 4 - Friday May 5
8:45 - 3:15 pm
F.H. Collins Secondary School

Poetry Café - Sheri-D Wilson, musicians and local youth poets
Friday May 5, 7:00 pm
Old Fire Hall
Adults: $20
Youth: $10
Tickets at Mac's Fireweed Books or Well-Read Books
Call 334-8583 for more info

Community Events:

Haines Junction

Haines Junction Library - Readings and music with guest writers and musicians
Saturday May 6, 7:00 p.m.
Free

Rewilding the World
J.B. MacKinnon will be in the following communities:

Monday May 1, 7:00 pm
Dawson City Library

Tuesday May 2, 1:30 pm
Pelly Crossing Library

Tuesday May 2, 7:30 pm
Faro Library

Thursday May 4, 6:30 pm
Teslin Library

Event is free!

View the Yukon Writers' Festival poster.


Whitehorse Public Library

Imagine This: Writing for Children
Sunday May 7, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
An adult workshop with award-winning children's book author, Emil Sher.
Event is free, but registration is required. Please call 667-5239.


Ongoing programs at Whitehorse Public Library
Baby Time
- Enjoy stories, songs and movement
Mondays: April 10 - June 5
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Ages 6 months - 2 years (caregiver required)

Toddler Time - Enjoy songs, rhymes, movement and crafts
Wednesdays: April 12 - May 31
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Ages 2 - 4 years (caregiver required)

Free drop-in!


Dungeons and Dragons Teen drop-in

Looking for group
Thursdays from 3:45 - 7:00 pm
Whitehorse Public Library
Starting January 12


Watson Lake Story Hour

Story Hour
Saturdays 1:00 pm
Watson Lake Library


Dolly Parton Imagination Library

The Yukon Literacy Coalition and the Dolly Parton Imagination Library promote early reading and language development through a preschool literacy program that sends children throughout Yukon a free, age-appropriate book each month from birth until their fifth birthday.