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Programs for Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library

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.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

STEAM Wonder Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
11 a.m.-1 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Wonder Woman knows when conditions are right for flying her invisible jet through her knowledge of wind speed and measurements. Learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math as you create your own wind tracker and other superhero accessories at this special weekend event. Springfield's own Wonder Woman will be here signing autographs and posing for selfies! Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Up in the Sky, Down in the Ground - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the community room for grades 4-12.
Animals make their homes in all kinds of unusual places. Join Dickerson Park Zoo staff to determine what makes a habitat, a home. We'll learn what all habitats have in common and how these homes are like our own. Animal friends will be on hand to help us explore different habitats from all over the world!

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
4-6 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.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Amazing Spider-Man Screening - Fair Grove Branch Library
11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. for age 13 and older.
"With great power comes great responsibility." Spider Man made movie history with this great quote right out of a Stan Lee comic. Before you swing into a theater to catch the latest in the franchise, stop by and binge watch the series, rated PG-13, at the library. 11 a.m. "Spider-Man;" 1 p.m. "Spider-Man 2;" 3:15 p.m. "Spider-Man 3."

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
4-6 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.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Dog Days of Summer - Fair Grove Branch Library
11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the community room for grades 2-12.
Can dogs read? How do dogs help people and how do we help them? Find out with our friends from Pet Therapy of the Ozarks, Springfield Missouri Dog Training Club and some special four-legged guests. You can also help our furry friends at the Humane Society of Southwest Missouri by making a dog toy to donate, and make one for your pet, too! Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Otaku Club - Fair Grove Branch Library
4-6 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.