Christmas at the Innovation Youth library

Here are some important dates upcoming at the Innovation Youth library

Saturday December 9th : The library is closed. Join us for the Family holiday party at the YWCA, salle Holden Fischer, 1355 René Lévesque O. (10:00 am to 12:00 pm). There will be games, snacks, a baby corner and much more!

Science Club: on Thursday the 7th of December and Thursday the 14th of December at 4pm! Science club start up again in January 2018.

December 16th: Christmas story time at the Library!

December 23rd: Our last day of the year. Library is open 9 am – 2pm. Come and get your books for the holidays, and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate.

December 24 – January 4: Library closed for the holidays.

January 6th: Library open for regular hours! 

Some pictures from the fall

It has been a BUSY fall at Innovation Youth! 

Here are some pictures from our favourite moments:

Digital art workshops with Marie-Pierre Labrie 


Candle making for our money group


Some Connections students met with Candace Amarante to discuss what its like to be a  children’s writer

Group picture with Connections kids!

Saturday morning story time

Santa Claus Parade Saturday the 18th of November at 11:00am!

La bibliothèque d’Innovation Jeunes vous invite à regarder le défilé du Père Noël dans ses locaux!
Samedi le 18 novembre 
Aux fenêtres d’Innovation Jeunes, vue sur Ste-Catherine
1647 Ste-Catherine Ouest
Réchauffez-vous avec du chocolat chaud gratuit (thé et café pour les grands) et installez-vous à nos fenêtres!
The Innovation Youth library invites you to watch the Santa Claus Parade!
Saturday November 18th 
11 am 
At the windows of Innovation Youth (view on Ste Catherine Street)
1647 Ste Catherine Ouest 
Keep warm with some hot chocolate, courtesy of Innovation Youth (tea and coffee for parents) and take a seat at our windows!

No schools in Peter-McGill!

Students of Peter-McGill !

On November 7, 8 and 9, we will have the pleasure of welcoming artist Marie-Pierre Labrie to Innovation Youth for an exciting visual arts workshop, entitled “No Schools in Peter McGill”. Currently, there is no primary public school in our neighbourhood – come reflect and share your ideas about this important issue. Expect interesting discussions on topics that directly impact your community, plus learn to create animated GIFs and much more! This activity is completely free ! Please send us a message to confirm your participation ! We can’t wait to see you there ! #MyPeterMcGill

Dates: 7, 8, 9 November from 2-4pm

Where: 1647 Ste Catherine ouest

Info: Facebook Event

Telephone: 514 843-3996


Coming up at Innovation Youth

Don’t miss the next activities at Innovation Youth

Storytime : Saturday mornings at 10:30 am

Science club (for 5-9 year olds): Thursdays at 4 pm

Colouring workshops with Laucolo (for 0-99 year olds):

Do you like to colour? Who doesn’t? Join us for colouring workshops with a professional artist. We will learn to colour fruits and vegetables and make a colouring book from our drawings. This activity is adapted for all ages (even parents!)

  • Saturday October 14th 11:00 am
  • Saturday October 21st 11:00 am
  • Saturday October 28th 11:00 am

For our full programming, click on this link.

These activities are made possible with the support of : 

Grand opening of the library !!

Opening of the

Innovation Youth library

Friday, September 29th, 4pm- 7pm

1410 Pierce street, Suite 150

Come celebrate the relaunch of this essential service in Peter-McGill! 

What is Innovation Youth’s library? It’s: 


    • Over 4500 books for the 0-21 year olds
    • A free membership for all
    • Programming, animation and literacy-related activities for children and families all year long.


  • A light snack, animation for the young and the young at heart, and the launch of our fall program will be centre stage at our opening! 

    All are welcome. 


  • Innovation Youth thanks the Ville de Montréal and the Montreal Children’s Library for their support in this initiative.