Programs & Services

Programs and Events


Blind Date with a Book

February - All month!
Whitehorse Public Library

Have you ever gone on a blind date...with a book? Choose a wrapped mystery book at the Whitehorse Public Library, check it out (like any other library book), unwrap it, read it, write a comment card (whether you love it or hate it), and submit your comment card for a chance to win a gift card for a local book store and return your book. And repeat!

NFB Film Club 

Coming up, hosted by Yukon Human Rights Commission and Yukon Public Libraries:
Monday, March 6, a film called "Dance of Words" (7:00 - 8:30 pm)

Stacey Matson presentation - Dawson City Library, March 13

Stacey Matson, Berton House writer-in-residenceDawson City Library is pleased to announce a presentation by Berton House writer-in-residence, Stacey Matson.

Matson is a Vancouver based author, working on a mystery novel for kids based on the real-life story of the infamous skyjacker, DB Cooper.

Join us on Monday March 13 at 7:00 p.m.

All are welcome! The presentation will be of particular interest to adults and students from grades 4 on.

For more information, please call  867-993-5571 or email

Dungeons and Dragons Teen drop-in

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

Storytime for Babies and Toddlers

Free, drop-in sessions for babies and toddlers. Children (and caregivers) enjoy songs, stories, movement & crafts appropriate for the age group.

6 months to 2 years old (and caregiver)
Mondays, January 9 - March 6
10:30 - 11:30 am
Whitehorse Public Library

2 to 4 years old (and caregiver)
Wednesdays, January 11 - March 8
10:30 - 11:30 am
Whitehorse Public Library

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.