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TEENS

Programs for Teens

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Teen Art Club: Bookmark Contest Night - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the meeting room B for grades 6-12.
Work on your entry for the Library's annual Design-a-Bookmark Contest. All skill levels are welcome and materials will be provided.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Space, The Final Frontier - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
One small step for man, one giant leap for youth-kind! Come explore the wonders of space as we navigate the stars and planets and get to know the scientists who helped us Earthlings see past our own blue sky. Join us each Wednesday in February for some out-of-this-world fun and activities.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Teen Thursday - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for grades 6-12.
Join us for games, crafts and other activities.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Monday, February 27, 2017

Teen Movie Monday - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for age 13-grade 12.
"Star Trek Beyond," rated PG-13 Join us for a movie and popcorn every fourth Monday of the month.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Fandom Fest - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the Harrison Room for grades 6-12.
Hang out and discuss your favorite fandoms, play themed games, eat snacks and turn your fandom into a button to hang on your bag; materials provided. Costumes are welcome!

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

STEAM Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 4-12.
Dr. Seuss Stack. Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss and his iconic cat and ask yourself, how high can you build your hat? Learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math with crafts and other activities. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Guardians of the Galaxy," rated PG-13 Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Teen Advisory Board - Library Station
5:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Want your voice to be heard? Stop by Teen Central every first Friday of the month to meet new people and share your ideas about library programs and services for teens.
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Celebrate Teen Tech Week at the Library! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Test your skills and enjoy some friendly competition with a "Mario Kart" tournament, "Minecraft" marathon and more.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Celebrate Teen Tech Week at the Library! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Test your skills and enjoy some friendly competition with a "Mario Kart" tournament, "Minecraft" marathon and more.
Teen Tuesday Advisory Club - Library Center
6-7:30 p.m. in the Harrison Room for grades 6-12.
All teens are welcome to come and chat about your favorite books and movies, and play games with friends. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan Library events that you want to attend.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Celebrate Teen Tech Week at the Library! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Test your skills and enjoy some friendly competition with a "Mario Kart" tournament, "Minecraft" marathon and more.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Remember the Titans," rated PG Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.
Celebrate Teen Tech Week at the Library! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Test your skills and enjoy some friendly competition with a "Mario Kart" tournament, "Minecraft" marathon and more.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Celebrate Teen Tech Week at the Library! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Test your skills and enjoy some friendly competition with a "Mario Kart" tournament, "Minecraft" marathon and more.
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
"Beauty and the Beast" Release Party - Republic Branch Library
6 p.m. in the community room for grades 4-8.
Celebrate the release of Disney's new live-action "Beauty and the Beast" with themed crafts, snacks and activities.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-6:30 p.m. for age 14-grade 12.
Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films, rated TV-14 or under, and Asian treats.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Beauty and the Beast," rated G, 1991 Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
Karaoke Night: Pick out your favorite song to sing solo or with your friends. If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Cartoon Club - Library Station
1:30 p.m. in the Frisco Room for age 14-grade 12.
"Gravity Falls," rated TV-Y7 Join us once a month to celebrate the best in anime and animation from around the world with crafts, discussions and more.
"Beauty and the Beast" Escape Room - Library Center
2 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 4-8.
Use your knowledge of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" and your mystery solving skills to escape the enchanted castle before the last petal falls from the rose.
GIANT Game Day - Library Station
2-4 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 4-8.
Bring a friend, or make a new friend at the library, and play life-size versions of your favorite games, including "Jenga," "Sorry" and "Scrabble."

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

"Beauty and the Beast" Rewatch - Strafford Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. in the community room for grades 4-12.
Celebrate the new live-action version of "the tale as old as time" by watching the Disney animated classic, "Beauty and the Beast," rated G, 1991, and making duct tape roses. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"The LEGO Movie," rated PG Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
"Legend of Zelda" Night: Celebrate "The Legend of Zelda" video game series with crafts, snacks, and, of course, video games If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Movie Monday - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Santa Fe Room for grades 6-12.
"The BFG," rated PG Join us for a movie and popcorn every fourth Monday of the month.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Word Wizardry - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Is your brain bursting with story ideas? Join other teen writers every month to ignite your imagination with new techniques and diverse prompts. Feel free to bring your writing and receive helpful feedback.
Teen Art Club One Read Edition: Redesigning a Classic - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the Harrison Room for grades 6-12.
This year's One Read title is "Finding Winnie," the true story of Winnie the Pooh. Gear up for the One Read by updating the covers of classic Winnie the Pooh books with new artwork and modern reimaginings. Materials will be provided. A One Read event.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

After-School Movie - Republic Branch Library
3-5 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl," rated PG-13 Relax after school by watching a movie at the library. Snacks will be provided.
Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Matilda," rated PG, 1996 Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, March 31, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Teen Tuesday Advisory Club - Library Center
6-7:30 p.m. in the Harrison Room for grades 6-12.
All teens are welcome to come and chat about your favorite books and movies, and play games with friends. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan Library events that you want to attend.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

STEAM Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 4-12.
Easter Egg Sculpture. Get your STEAM on with an egg-streme smash-and-stack activity Learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math with crafts and other activities. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Jurassic World," rated PG-13 Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, April 7, 2017

Teen Advisory Board - Library Station
5:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Want your voice to be heard? Stop by Teen Central every first Friday of the month to meet new people and share your ideas about library programs and services for teens.
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Big Hero 6," rated PG Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
"Mad Lib" Poetry Slam: April is National Poetry Month. We’ll make poetry a breeze using "Mad Libs." Share your poem in our "Mad Lib" Poetry Slam, and then take the poetry home by making your very own poetry magnet set! Materials will be provided If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Cartoon Club - Library Station
1:30 p.m. in the Frisco Room for age 14-grade 12.
"Naruto," rated TV-PG Join us once a month to celebrate the best in anime and animation from around the world with crafts, discussions and more.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Coffee House Afternoon - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
4 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Celebrate National Poetry Month by sharing a poem of your own or one from your favorite poet. Coffee and snacks will be provided.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-6:30 p.m. for age 14-grade 12.
Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films, rated TV-14 or under, and Asian treats.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Honey, I Shrunk the Kids," rated PG Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.
Throwback Thursday - Strafford Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. in the community room for grades 4-12.
Remember when life was simpler and you never had homework? Celebrate those "good ol' days" with the Disney classic "Aladdin," rated G, eat snacks straight out of your childhood and color to your heart's content. Snacks and materials will be provided.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Teen STEAM - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
1 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Release your inner scientist and artist with challenges that require you to design and create all sorts of real-world objects and structures using a variety of different materials. Prepare to get messy! Registration starts April 1; call 883-1974

Monday, April 24, 2017

Movie Monday - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Santa Fe Room for grades 6-12.
"Finding Dory," rated PG Join us for a movie and popcorn every fourth Monday of the month.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Word Wizardry - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Is your brain bursting with story ideas? Join other teen writers every month to ignite your imagination with new techniques and diverse prompts. Feel free to bring your writing and receive helpful feedback.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

After-School Movie - Republic Branch Library
3-5 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Guardians of the Galaxy," rated PG-13 Relax after school by watching a movie at the library. Snacks will be provided.
Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Up," rated PG Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Teen Tuesday Advisory Club - Library Center
6-7:30 p.m. in the Harrison Room for grades 6-12.
All teens are welcome to come and chat about your favorite books and movies, and play games with friends. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan Library events that you want to attend.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

STEAM Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 4-12.
Salt Shakers. She taught you how to clean your room and tie your shoes, so let's show Mom how smart you can be with this STEAM craft especially for her Learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math with crafts and other activities. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey," rated G Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Teen Advisory Board - Library Station
5:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Want your voice to be heard? Stop by Teen Central every first Friday of the month to meet new people and share your ideas about library programs and services for teens.
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"The Monuments Men," rated PG-13 Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Ani-May Fest - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the auditorium for age 13-grade 12.
Celebrate all things anime and manga during this special event. Learn how to make candy sushi and gyotaku paintings, watch episodes from Crunchyroll.com, rated TV-14/PG-13 and under, and discuss your favorite characters. Other games, activities and snacks will be provided. Costumes are welcome!
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-6:30 p.m. for age 14-grade 12.
Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films, rated TV-14 or under, and Asian treats.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial," rated PG Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Cartoon Club - Library Station
1:30 p.m. in the Frisco Room for age 14-grade 12.
"Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood," rated TV-14 Join us once a month to celebrate the best in anime and animation from around the world with crafts, discussions and more.
Build a Better Summer - Strafford Branch Library
3 p.m. in the community room for grades 6-12.
It's time to kick off the Summer Reading Program, so come by the library to learn about this year's program and how to participate, build your summer bucket list, cross off a few fun activities and tell us what you'd like to see in upcoming teen programs.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Movie Monday - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
"Alice Through the Looking Glass," rated PG, 2016 Join us for a movie and popcorn every fourth Monday of the month.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Word Wizardry - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Is your brain bursting with story ideas? Join other teen writers every month to ignite your imagination with new techniques and diverse prompts. Feel free to bring your writing and receive helpful feedback.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Teen Movie Thursdays - Willard Branch Library
3-5:30 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
"Toy Story 3," rated G Join us every Thursday for a movie (rated PG-13 or under) and popcorn.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
Masquerade Masks: Get ready for the Cosplay Prom: Spring Masquerade on Saturday, May 27, by making your own masquerade mask. Materials will be provided If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Cosplay Prom: Spring Masquerade - Library Station
6-8 p.m. in the Frisco Room for grades 6-12.
Grab your friends, put on your favorite cosplay and bring your geeky spirit to the Cosplay Prom. Have your song requests ready and don’t forget your mask!