Private: Teen Program: Graphic Novels and Zines

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Summer Programming for Teens

This year we’re offering programs that provide participants and parents with a virtual, worry-free option to stay at home and explore their creativity, all while learning from our experienced Art Educators and guest artists.

If you have any questions, concerns, or would like to know more about our Summer programming, please contact:

Andrew Ihamaki
Education Programming Coordinator
705 743 9179 ext. 2025

Graphic Novels and Zines – August 23 to 27

Ages 12 and up
Mornings 9:30am to 12:00pm

$200 – 5-day program (includes materials kit)
AGP Members get a 10% discount

Explore the art of storytelling, illustration, and bookmaking in this weeklong virtual workshop. Participants will learn from professional artists and writers, digital illustrators, and printmakers to produce their own one-of-a-kind mini-graphic novel or zine from concept to print.

Youth Volunteer Program

Due to efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19, we are not currently accepting new applications for our Volunteer Programs. Thank you for your understanding.

When new opportunities become available, we will post them to our website under Volunteer Opportunities

Online Registration Tips:

Here are some helpful tips when using the City of Peterborough’s online Registration system:

  • For the best registration experience, please use Chrome or Firefox. Using other browsers may produce unexpected results.
  • When registering for more than one program, you will have an opportunity to add other items to your cart on the Review step of registration. Click on the “Book another event” link to go back to our course listings and register for other programs prior to Checkout.

Refund Policy for Summer Camps:

Refund requests are accepted prior to camp start dates and are charged an administration levy of 10% of program fee or $5 minimum. Refunds are not provided once the program starts unless accompanied by a medical note approved by the program supervisor or Manager designate. Front line teams will refer the request to the program supervisor for approval and will take no action within the event roster or client account.

In the event of insufficient registrations or emergencies, the AGP may have to cancel or substitute programs. A full refund or credit will be available.


Pending availability, transfer requests made prior to August 1, 2021, will be accepted and approved at no charge. After August 1, requests are subject to a 10% administrative fee.

City of Peterborough Release, Waiver and Indemnity:

The Participant (or parent or guardian if Participant is under the age of 18) voluntarily assumes any risk of injury or damage in connection with the use of services and facilities, and releases, discharges, and agrees to indemnify and save harmless the City of Peterborough and its employees, agents, and volunteers from any liability, claim, demand, or cost whatsoever incurred arising out of the participation of the Participant in the Program at the facility.

Special Needs Campers and Behaviour Expectations at Camp:

If your child requires assistance with participation (behavioural, cognitive, physical, etc.) an adult shall be provided by the family to support your child’s experience at camp. Contact the program supervisor to discuss your child’s needs. We encourage positive and cooperative play, ensuring all campers have a rewarding camp experience. Bullying is not tolerated, and campers are encouraged to behave appropriately while in the care of the program.

Photography Policy:

In the course of all program activities, we may take photos and audio and/or visual recordings. We reserve the right to use all photographs and videos of our programs, participants, special events and facilities for promotional purposes.

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Summer Hours: The gallery is OPEN daily, Monday to Sunday, from 11am - 5pm. Admission is FREE!

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