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TEENS

Programs for Teens

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Cardboard Crew - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 8-12.
Got DIY skills? Show them off and help us build play structures for library littles! Dress for a creative mess. Materials will be provided.
Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Retro Game Afternoon - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3-4:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Try your hand at some great board games your parents loved, including Sorry, Battleship, Scrabble and more! Games and retro-snacks provided.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Horror: "Ouija: Origin of Evil"
Book & Movie Jam
- Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
4-6 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
Bring your own book that fits the theme. We’ll chat about our books and watch a PG-13-rated movie that fits the genre. Snacks will be provided. Horror: "Ouija: Origin of Evil".

Friday, December 14, 2018

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided. Spooky Holidays Party. Create creepy crafts and sample spooky snacks as we watch Tim Burton’s "The Nightmare Before Christmas," rated PG.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Confidence Code - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. for grades 4-6.
It's not always easy being a girl! Enjoy a different craft each week as we talk about beauty, friendship, social media, bullying and more. We'll also try some fun, artistic and creative journal methods. Materials will be provided.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Minute-to-Win-It Reindeer Games - Willard Branch Library
12:30-2:30 p.m. in the community room for grades 4-9.
Play holiday-themed games such as Jingle Rock & Roll and Rudolph Races, and watch "Prancer," rated G. Snacks will be provided.
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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Teen Thursday - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Join us on the last Thursday of the month at the Republic Branch Library for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, December 28, 2018

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Confidence Code - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. for grades 4-6.
It's not always easy being a girl! Enjoy a different craft each week as we talk about beauty, friendship, social media, bullying and more. We'll also try some fun, artistic and creative journal methods. Materials will be provided.

Friday, January 4, 2019

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Cardboard Crew - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 8-12.
Got DIY skills? Show them off and help us build play structures for library littles! Dress for a creative mess. Materials will be provided.
Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

What's Up Wednesday? - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
You never know what might happen on Wednesdays in the Teen Room. Each week we'll surprise you with fun activities! We might do silly experiments, play giant games like Jenga or Scrabble, or try your skill at trivia.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Dystopian: "Divergent"
Book & Movie Jam
- Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
4-6 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
Bring your own book that fits the theme. We’ll chat about our books and watch a PG-13-rated movie that fits the genre. Snacks will be provided. Dystopian: "Divergent".
"Supernova" (Amulet. Vol. 8) by Kazu Kibuishi
Club Awesome: Graphic Novel Book Club
- Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the Children's Department for grades 4-8.
Love reading graphic novels? We'll explore a new graphic novel each month along with themed activities. "Supernova" (Amulet. Vol. 8) by Kazu Kibuishi.

Friday, January 11, 2019

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Action Movie Monday - Strafford Branch Library
3:30-6:30 p.m. for age 13 and older.
Bring your friends and chill with a movie at the library. Popcorn provided. Beat the winter blues with your favorite teen superheroes in "Power Rangers," rated PG-13.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

What's Up Wednesday? - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
You never know what might happen on Wednesdays in the Teen Room. Each week we'll surprise you with fun activities! We might do silly experiments, play giant games like Jenga or Scrabble, or try your skill at trivia.
Confidence Code - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. for grades 4-6.
It's not always easy being a girl! Enjoy a different craft each week as we talk about beauty, friendship, social media, bullying and more. We'll also try some fun, artistic and creative journal methods. Materials will be provided.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Podcasting Workshop - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the meeting room B for grades 9-12.
Want to learn how to make your own podcast? From writing and recording to editing and publishing, Library staff member Joe Misterovich will teach you the basics, then we'll make a podcast together using your ideas, opinions and conversations.
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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided. "Pac-Man" Live. Ditch the video games and give live-action gaming a try with a life-sized game of "Pac-Man".

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Cardboard Crew - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 8-12.
Got DIY skills? Show them off and help us build play structures for library littles! Dress for a creative mess. Materials will be provided.
Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

What's Up Wednesday? - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
You never know what might happen on Wednesdays in the Teen Room. Each week we'll surprise you with fun activities! We might do silly experiments, play giant games like Jenga or Scrabble, or try your skill at trivia.
Wacky Art Wednesdays - Strafford Branch Library
3:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Materials will be provided. Banana Tattoos. Make temporary art on this fruit template.

Friday, January 25, 2019

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

What's Up Wednesday? - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
You never know what might happen on Wednesdays in the Teen Room. Each week we'll surprise you with fun activities! We might do silly experiments, play giant games like Jenga or Scrabble, or try your skill at trivia.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Painting and Pastries - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Celebrate National Inspire Your Heart with Art Day by trying your hand at painting. We'll take you step-by-step through creating your own masterpiece. Cookies and materials will be provided. Registration starts January 21; call 862-0135
Teen Thursday - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Join us on the last Thursday of the month at the Republic Branch Library for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, February 1, 2019

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided. Teen Game Night with Meta-Games Unlimited. Welcome the gaming experts from Meta-Games Unlimited as they introduce you to an amazing collection of games.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.
Library Squad - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 6-12.
Chat about your favorite books and movies. Play games with friends. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan library events that you want to attend.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Confidence Code - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. for grades 4-6.
It's not always easy being a girl! Enjoy a different craft each week as we talk about beauty, friendship, social media, bullying and more. We'll also try some fun, artistic and creative journal methods. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

"Be Prepared" by Vera Brosgol, color by Alec Longstreth
Club Awesome: Graphic Novel Book Club
- Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 4-8.
Love reading graphic novels? We'll explore a new graphic novel each month along with themed activities. "Be Prepared" by Vera Brosgol, color by Alec Longstreth.

Friday, February 8, 2019

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Action Movie Monday - Strafford Branch Library
3:30-6:30 p.m. for age 13 and older.
Bring your friends and chill with a movie at the library. Popcorn provided. Play it (Han) Solo this valentine season with "Solo: A Star Wars Story," rated PG-13.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Cardboard Crew - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 8-12.
Got DIY skills? Show them off and help us build play structures for library littles! Dress for a creative mess. Materials will be provided.
Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Origami Valentine's Day - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Whether you love origami or want to try your hand at a new craft, fold a variety of origami creations including 3-D hearts and flowers, bookmarks, envelopes and more! Materials will be provided.
Rom-com: "Blended"
Book & Movie Jam
- Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
4-6 p.m. in the community room for age 13-grade 12.
Bring your own book that fits the theme. We’ll chat about our books and watch a PG-13-rated movie that fits the genre. Snacks will be provided. Rom-com: "Blended".

Friday, February 15, 2019

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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided. An "Undertale" Valentine's Day Party. This Valentine's Day, be prepared to be filled with love and determination with an evening of "Undertale," cookies, puns and valentines.

Saturday, February 16, 2019

No-Bake Valentine Treats - Willard Branch Library
2-4 p.m. in the community room for grades 6-12.
Make and munch on s'mores and mini cheesecakes while we watch "Gnomeo & Juliet," rated G.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Confidence Code - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. for grades 4-6.
It's not always easy being a girl! Enjoy a different craft each week as we talk about beauty, friendship, social media, bullying and more. We'll also try some fun, artistic and creative journal methods. Materials will be provided.
Wacky Art Wednesdays - Strafford Branch Library
3:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Materials will be provided. Bad Art Afternoon. We’ll provide the art supplies, you supply the bad art.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Songwriting Workshop - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the Harrison Room for grades 6-12.
Whether you're an accomplished songwriter or just starting, learn about songwriting from Library staff members Joe Misterovich and Molly Beck. Bring an instrument along with a song, poem, or idea you’ve been thinking about. We'll share our songs, offer feedback and work together to write a song.
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. Stop in weekly for games and crafts in addition to special events. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Cardboard Crew - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 8-12.
Got DIY skills? Show them off and help us build play structures for library littles! Dress for a creative mess. Materials will be provided.
Teen Writers/Artists Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Get inspiration and support from fellow writers and artists each week as you create and share your works.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Teen Thursday - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Join us on the last Thursday of the month at the Republic Branch Library for games and special activities just for teens.