"Escape Room – Lost in the Library" Youth Designers team program
(joint program between Markham Public Library and CICS
Immigrant Youth Centre (IYC))
Tuesdays, April 4 - May 23, 2017 - 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
sessions + an Escape Room – Lost in the Library
Event: Saturday, May 27, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
Location: Thornhill Community Centre Library
7755 Bayview Ave.
Designed for immigrant youth to
increase their level of confidence by creating and
designing a successful Escape Room, practicing skills
such as: event planning, time management and customer
In addition, they will be
involved in planning and executing an Escape Room – Lost
in the Library Special Event, which will provide them
with volunteer opportunities.
Target Audience: Youth between the ages of 13 –
Cost & Registration: At no cost
to newcomer youth. Call Haruka Yuen to register: 905.
294.8868 ext. 204, or email at:
· Youth will increase their
teamwork building, communication and leadership skills
by designing the Escape Room
· Youth will
acquire event planning, time management and customer
service skills by designing and implementing the Escape
Room – Lost in the Library Special Event
Newcomer youth will learn ways to obtain support from
the public library, and discover library services and
· Youth will earn volunteer hours
through the project