Tuesday, January 26, 2016
7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Library hours will be extended for students to study for exams. No registration required. Snacks will be provided. Be sure to check in before 9 p.m. Library doors will close at 9 p.m. with no admittance.
Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. Recognized worldwide for the high quality they represent, the ALA Youth Media Awards, including the prestigious Newbery, Caldecott, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards, guide parents, educators, librarians, and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Selected by committees composed of librarians and other literature and media experts, the awards encourage original and creative work in the field of children’s and young adult literature and media.
The 2016 Youth Media Awards will be announced at 8 a.m. Eastern time on Monday, January 11, 2016, during the ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibition in Boston.
Star Wars Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Watch the films Espisode IV–VI
Play Star Wars Angry Birds on the Wii U