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Monday, September 22, 2014

  Library Center - Monster High .
  6:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
Bring your "ghoulfriends" and join us for a scary good time! Try out claw-some crafts, monster trivia and games that will make you scream. Don't forget to wear a drop-dead gorgeous outfit and bring a camera! Materials will be provided.
Call 882-0714.
   

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

  Brentwood Branch Library - Teen Tuesday.
  3:30 pm to 4:30 pm in the meeting room for grades 6-12.
Games, computers, crafts, snacks? What's your pick? We'll have some or all of these on Teen Tuesdays! Kick back after school and bring a friend to join the fun.
Call 883-1974.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, September 25, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - We're Pulling the Plug!.
  3:00 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
We're turning off the electricity in the Teen Room for one afternoon. Join us for old-fashioned games and activities -- no video games, computers or lights. Snacks will be provided.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, September 26, 2014

  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

  All Branches - "Choose Kindness" Postcard Art Competition.
  for grades 6-12.
How does it feel to be bullied? Or to watch someone getting picked on? Here’s a chance to express your feelings through art about how we should be treating each other. Pick up an entry form at any Library branch and use any media (paint, collage, cut paper, etc.) to create a piece of postcard art. Submit your postcard to any branch by October 20. The final pieces will be displayed on our Tumblr page and at the Brentwood Branch Library during "An Evening with Tina Meier." Winner will receive a certificate and a $20 Hobby Lobby gift card. A National Bullying Prevention Month event.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, October 2, 2014

  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, October 3, 2014

  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

  Fair Grove Branch Library - Minecraft Mania!.
  3:00 pm to 6:30 pm for grades 5-12.
Calling all Minecraft maniacs! Play Minecraft with friends at the Library. Share the Library’s console or bring you own playing device.
Call 759-2637.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Meet Comic Book Artist Jared George.
  3:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Jared is a local artist and illustrator of comics who writes, draws, colors and ltters all of his own books. He'll talk about how comics have helped shape our culture and the rise of our local comic book scene. Then he'll help you create your own comic book and show you how to publish it on Kick Starter. Materials will be provided; in the Teen Room
Call 862-0135.
   
  Library Center - Teen Library Council.
  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the Grafton room for grades 6-12.
Help plan teen events YOU want to see happen at The Library Center--your input matters!
Call 882-0714.
   

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, October 9, 2014

  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, October 10, 2014

  Library Station - 'Tween Town: Bully Blockers.
  4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
Learn the best ways to deal with bullies from a martial arts expert! Theron Sturgess, owner of Dynamic Edge Martial Arts, provides a common sense approach to dealing with bullies using confidence and conflict resolution, plus tips on what to do if a situation gets out of control. A National Bullying Prevention Month event.
Call 865-1340.
   
  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

  Library Center - Book Buzz.
  2:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Celebrate Teen Read Week with book spine poetry, recycled book crafts and postcard art. Materials will be provided.
Call 882-0714.
   
  Brentwood Branch Library - Teen Tuesday.
  3:30 pm to 4:30 pm in the meeting room for grades 6-12.
Games, computers, crafts, snacks? What's your pick? We'll have some or all of these on Teen Tuesdays! Kick back after school and bring a friend to join the fun.
Call 883-1974.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, October 16, 2014

  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, October 17, 2014

  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   

Saturday, October 18, 2014

  Brentwood Branch Library - Bully Blockers.
  11:00 am to 12:30 pm in the meeting room for grades 4-12.
Know what to do when someone is picking on you! Theron Sturgess, owner of Dynamic Edge Martial Arts, will present a common sense approach to bullying, using confidence and conflict resolution techniques. He will also offer helpful tips on what to do in emergency situations. A National Bullying Prevention Month event.
Registration starts October 8; call 883-1974.
   

Monday, October 20, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Haiku of Oppression.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for grades 6-12.
Write a haiku reflecting your personal stories of bullying or oppression and submit it in the Teen Room September 1-30. On October 20, Jon Herbert, Ozarks Technical Community College theater instructor, will lead a group of young people in a live dramatization based on one teen's haiku. Jon is also director of Stop & Go Interactive, a community-based theater group that promotes dialogue and collective problem-solving through drama. Discussion will follow the performance. A National Bullying Prevention Month event.
Call 862-0135.
   

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Library Center - Fandoms Unite! Supernatural.
  6:00 pm in the Harrison room for grades 6-12.
You've seen Sam and Dean's skills at fighting off the "other realm" in "Supernatural." Learn about real-life paranormal investigation from 417 Paranormal Research Group as they show off and demonstrate their ghost hunting tools and tell us about their findings in the Springfield area.
Call 882-0714.
   

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, October 23, 2014

  Strafford Branch Library - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Celebrate Halloween with some deliciously terrifying treats and awesome Halloween-themed crafts from recycled materials. Materials will be provided.
Call 736-9233.
   
  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, October 24, 2014

  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   
  Republic Branch Library - Monster Mash-up.
  6:00 pm for grades 4-12.
Have a truly monster-ish time with Halloween-themed activities, snacks and music. Dress in your ghoulish costume and come join the fun! Participants must be signed in by a guardian by 6 p.m. and picked up by 8 p.m. Participants may not leave before 8 p.m. without a parent or guardian.
Call 732-7284.
   
  Library Center - "Jurassic Park".
  6:30 pm to 9:00 pm in the story hour room for age 13-grade 12.
Watch man re-create dinosaur in this thrilling classic rated PG-13; popcorn provided.
Call 882-0714.
   

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, October 30, 2014

  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Frankenstein Day.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Celebrate Frankenstein Friday with us on THURSDAY! It's all about the monster you create! We'll read excerpts from Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," make monster crafts, play monstrous games and watch an old Frankenstein flick, rated PG or under.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, October 31, 2014

  Library Station - Teen Friday Night: Costume Party!.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
Too old for trick or treating? No worries, you can show off your costume and collect candy at the Library Station! We'll have semi-spooky games and activities, plus lots of treats. Wear your costume!
Call 865-1340.
   

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Library Center - Teen Library Council.
  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the Grafton room for grades 6-12.
Help plan teen events YOU want to see happen at The Library Center--your input matters!
Call 882-0714.
   

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, November 6, 2014

  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, November 7, 2014

  Brentwood Branch Library - Thankful for Green.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Fall colors are beautiful, but we're celebrating green this month. John Green that is, along with his books and blog. We'll also celebrate our GreeneTeens for participating in the book review blog!
Call 883-1974.
   
  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   
  Republic Branch Library - Minecraft Game Night.
  6:00 pm for grades 4-12.
Build, destroy and build again with Minecraft! Participants must be signed in by a guardian by 6 p.m. and picked up by 8 p.m. Participants may not leave before 8 p.m. without a parent or guardian.
Call 732-7284.
   

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, November 13, 2014

  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, November 14, 2014

  Library Station - 'Tween Town: Found Art Prints.
  4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
The room is open just for 'tweens! Drop in to play games, hang out, east snacks and make cool artwork. Bring something you've found in nature, and we'll show you how to make artistic prints from it. The more interesting your found object, the better! Materials will be provided.
Call 865-1340.
   
  Library Center - A Taste of Mexico.
  6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 6-12.
Salsa--is it a dance or something you eat? Try a little of both! Sample salsas and queso dips, sing songs in Spanish, practice salsa dancing, make mini-pinatas and compete with friends in a bean race. Call 616-0526 to register.
Registration starts October 26; call 882-0714.
   
  Library Station - Teen Friday Night: Pixel Beads.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
Whatever you call them--fuse beads, Perler beads or pixel beads--they're great for making cool patterns, old-school Pokemon or 8-bit Super Mario characters. Stop in to create a masterpiece! Materials will be provided.
Call 865-1340.
   

Saturday, November 15, 2014

  Fair Grove Branch Library - We've Lost Our Marbles.
  1:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 4-10.
Marbling is hot right now, so we'll show you how to make marbled paper for scrapbooking and wearable marble jewelry. Make something for yourself or for a gift! Materials will be provided.
Registration starts October 15; call 759-2637.
   

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

  Brentwood Branch Library - Teen Tuesday.
  3:30 pm to 4:30 pm in the meeting room for grades 6-12.
Games, computers, crafts, snacks? What's your pick? We'll have some or all of these on Teen Tuesdays! Kick back after school and bring a friend to join the fun.
Call 883-1974.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Library Center - Fandoms Unite! Doctor Who.
  6:00 pm in the Harrison room for grades 6-12.
Blue boxes, bowties and fezzes. If you can connect these words, you'll fit right in as we explore all things Whovian!
Call 882-0714.
   

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Mock Some Jays!.
  3:15 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Celebrate the upcoming release of the "Mockingjay" movie with survival training, trivia, crafts and "Catching Fire," rated PG-13.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   

Thursday, November 20, 2014

  Strafford Branch Library - Top Chef Cupcake Challenge.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Think you have the skills to come out on top? Come to the Library to challenge others in a cupcake decorating contest. Materials will be provided.
Call 736-9233.
   
  Willard Branch Library - Teen Thursday.
  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Mingle with your friends, play games, eat snacks, watch a movie, rated PG-13 or under, and get crafty.
Call 742-4258.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Trivia Thursdays!.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Play Trivial Pursuit--library style. Join us for questions, contests and prizes. *We'll celebrate the freedom to read with banned books-related trivia on September 25.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, November 21, 2014

  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   

Monday, November 24, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - National Game and Puzzle Week.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Create your own game or puzzle, solve a giant Sudoku, and enjoy Jenga, Monopoly and Uno tournaments all week long.
Call 862-0135.
   

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Teen Writer's Guild.
  3:00 pm to 5:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers each week as you create, share and publish your works.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - National Game and Puzzle Week.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Create your own game or puzzle, solve a giant Sudoku, and enjoy Jenga, Monopoly and Uno tournaments all week long.
Call 862-0135.
   

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Rockin' Wednesdays.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Hang out in the Teen Room and listen to music, play games and chill with your friends for the afternoon. We might even sing some karaoke!
Call 862-0135.
   
  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - National Game and Puzzle Week.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Create your own game or puzzle, solve a giant Sudoku, and enjoy Jenga, Monopoly and Uno tournaments all week long.
Call 862-0135.
   

Friday, November 28, 2014

  Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - National Game and Puzzle Week.
  3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
Create your own game or puzzle, solve a giant Sudoku, and enjoy Jenga, Monopoly and Uno tournaments all week long.
Call 862-0135.
   
  Library Station - Teen Friday Night.
  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12.
If it's Friday night, there's something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events.
Call 865-1340.
   
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