Programs

Babysitting Bootcamp-2 Wednesday Classes

Wednesday, May 24 - May 31, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:30 am

a 2-session workshop for teens in grades 7-12.  Topics include basic child care, minor first aid, and handling emergencies.  Register online, in person or by phone beginning May 1.  Class dates May 24 and 31.

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Late Night Study Hall

Monday, June 12, 2017

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We will extend our hours until 11 pm for teens to study for exams.  Library doors will be locked at 9 p.m. with no admittance after 9 p.m.  Snacks provided.  Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 8 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Late Night Study Hall

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We will extend our hours until 11 pm for teens to study for exams.  Library doors will be locked at 9 p.m. with no admittance after 9 p.m.  Snacks provided.  Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 8 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Teen Summer Reading Club

Saturday, July 1 - August 19, 2017

All Day

Read-write mini reviews-win prizes!  Pick up a packet of reading club materials in TeenSpace. Registration begins Wednesday, June 21.  Summer reading club runs from July 1 through August 19th for teens entering grades 7-12.  Register here!

 

Create an online comic

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn how to create panels, lay out pages, and add text and speech bubbles in this workshop. Registration begins June 26.

Book Group

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Teens and adults are invited to join us as we read The Salt to the Sea: a novel  by Ruta Sepetys .  Copies of the book can be picked up at the Information Desk.  No registration required.

Escape the room

Thursday, July 13, 2017

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Trapped in the library and you have only one hour to escape!  Are you up for the challenge? Registration begins June 26.  Due to space limitations, teens may register for one time slot only.

Escape the room

Thursday, July 13, 2017

7:45 pm - 8:45 pm

Trapped in the library and you have only one hour to escape!  Are you up for the challenge? Registration begins June 26.  Due to space limitations, teens may register for one time slot only.

Line animation

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Create your own animation using light boxes, then watch it on the big screen!  Registration begins June 26.

The Walking Dead zombie makeover

Thursday, July 20, 2017

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn about zombies while transforming yourself into a unique creature using latex, face paint and tissue paper.  Registration begins June 26.

Intro to GarageBand

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn how to use Mac software to create music.  Registration begins July 10.

It’s all in the code

Thursday, July 27, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

All living things have their own unique genetic code. This program will explore why you have your mothers smile and your fathers dimples!   Registration begins July 10.

 

Amusement park physics

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Work in groups and visit stations designed to mimic amusement park rides.  Learn about the forces behind bumper cars, design a roller coaster, and more! Registration begins July 10.

Throwback Thursday classic movie

Thursday, August 3, 2017

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

A high school student is determined to have a day off from school. PG-13 (1:02 minutes.)  Registration begins July 10.

Jigsaw puzzle night

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Because they’re fun!  No registration required

Game night

Thursday, August 10, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

 Play some classic board games.  No registration required

Kenyan paper bead craft

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Make a bracelet with homemade Kenyan beads while learning how your project helps other young people living in Mtwapa, Kenya. Reason to Smile is a registered non-profit whose mission is to support and educate orphan and at-risk children. Registration begins July 10.

Repeating Teen Programs

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