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TEENS

Programs for Teens

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Now Serving Raspberry Pi - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
2:30 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Learn programming on Raspberry Pi computers in the Teen Room. Spend some time experimenting with one of the fastest-growing personal computing devices in the country. Yes, it's Pi, not pie, although there will be snacks. Call 862-0135.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Fabulous Fridays - Library Center
4:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
Greg and Nikki from "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" and "Dork Diaries" know that middle school can be hard, but friends help make it fun! Get tips for surviving middle school, make locker decorations and meet other kids who are entering middle school. Call 882-0714.
Teen Friday Night: Happy Birthday Harry Potter! - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for grades 6-12.
Celebrate the birthday of one of our favorite characters -- Harry Potter. We'll make magic wands, chocolate frogs and enjoy butterbeer. Come dressed in your house colors! Call 865-1340.

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Cosplay Prom - Library Center
7:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 6-12.
Let your geek flag fly! Hang out with your friends and dance the night away. Be sure to get your song requests in early and wear your favorite geeky costume! Registration starts July 24; call 882-0714.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Professor Powers Presents: Superhero Science! - Library Center
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm in meeting room B for grades 6-12.
What it would take for Superman to go faster than a speeding bullet? Join us for an in-depth look at the science of superheroes and learn about technology that's making some superpowers a reality. Registration starts July 21; call 882-0714.
Teen Tuesdays - Library Center
6:00 pm in the Grafton room for grades 6-12.
Teens, hang out with us this summer! Chat about your favorite books and movies, play awesome games and enjoy a snack. You can also help plan library events and programs for volunteer credit. Call 882-0714.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Superhero Trivia - Strafford Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Do you know your superheroes? Test your knowledge at the library. Call 736-9233.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Fabulous Fridays - Library Center
4:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 4-8.
Watch "Kit Kittredge: An American Girl," rated G, and share your love of American Girl with other fans. Call 882-0714.
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco 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, August 10, 2015

X-Treme Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Join our indoor/outdoor Banana Olympics complete with banana-themed relay races and water balloons. We'll have prizes for the winning team! Call 759-2637.
Teen Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 7-12.
"In the Shadow of Blackbirds" by Cat Winters. Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Teen Tuesdays: Board Game Edition - Brentwood Branch Library
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Don't let summer boredom get the best of you! Spend a cool afternoon at the Library playing some of our new games with friends. Snacks provided. Call 883-1974.
"Doctor Who" Night - Library Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Harrison room for grades 6-12.
Customize your own "Doctor Who" T-shirt and try other crafts, themed snacks and games. Costumes welcome! Bring a plain T-shirt to decorate; other materials provided. Registration starts August 3; call 882-0714.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Truman Nominee Book Club - Willard Branch Library
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-8.
"Rogue" by Lyn Miller-Lachmann Call 742-4258.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Teen Thursday - Willard Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts and movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events! Call 742-4258.
Back-to-School Bash! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
We want to welcome you back in style as we sing, dance and snack to celebrate your first day of school! Learn more about the Teen Room and the Library, and make plans to join us after school all year. Call 862-0135.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco 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, August 18, 2015

MAKE-ing a Difference - Library Center
6:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Looking for ways to get volunteer hours this summer? Are you crafty and like to help out in the community? We need awesome teens to help us make a difference this summer. Each month we will create something super to benefit a different organization in our area. Materials and snacks will be provided. Call 882-0714.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14-grade 12.
Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films, rated TV-14 or under, and Asian treats. Call 759-2637.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Teen Thursday - Willard Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts and movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events! Call 742-4258.

Friday, August 21, 2015

Teen Friday Night: Reverse Pictionary - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for grades 6-12.
Ever played Pictionary? What about Reverse Pictionary? Draw and figure out what it is you're creating while your teammates supply descriptions. Call 865-1340.

Monday, August 24, 2015

'Tween Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 4-6.
"The Water Castle" by Megan Frazer Blakemore. Call 732-7284.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Gateway Nominee Book Club - Willard Branch Library
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 9-12.
"I am the Weapon" by Allen Zadoff. Call 742-4258.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Teen Thursday - Willard Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts and movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events! Call 742-4258.
Meet the 3-D Printer - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:15 pm in the basement meeting room for grades 6-12.
Need a new part for your Batmobile? Print it out! 3-D printing is happening right now at the Library. In this demonstration, the Library’s own MakerBot Replicator 2 will print a 3-D object right before your eyes. Call 862-0135.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Boredom Busters - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Beat the summer heat with Minute to Win It challenges, parlor games and crafts. Snacks provided. Call 862-0135.
Teen Friday Nights - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco 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.