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TEENS

Programs for Teens

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.
First Tuesday 'Tween Tech - Strafford Branch Library
3:30 pm for grades 4-8.
Learn and practice programming on the Library's Raspberry Pi computers. Call 736-9233.
Teen Tuesdays - Library Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Grafton room for grades 6-12.
Teens, hang out with us this fall! Chat about your favorite books and movies, play awesome games and enjoy a snack. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan Library events and programs that you want to attend. Call 882-0714.
"Doctor Who" Night - Library Center
6:00 pm in the story hour 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.

Thursday, September 3, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.
Back-to-School Meet and Greet - Willard Branch Library
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for grades 5-12 and parents.
Students and parents can learn about Library resources that are available for research and homework help. Call 742-4258.

Friday, September 4, 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.

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Fantastic Fiction - Library Center
4:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
Love to write stories and fan fiction? Bring your stories to share and learn writing tips. Call 882-0714.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Teen Tuesday - Brentwood Branch Library
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Join us for games, computers, crafts and snacks on Teen Tuesdays! Kick back after school and bring a friend to join the fun. Call 883-1974.
Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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 9, 2015

We're Pulling the Plug! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:15 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.

Thursday, September 10, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, September 11, 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.

Monday, September 14, 2015

Teen Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 7-12.
"P.S. I Still Love You" by Jenny Han Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.
Cosplay Club - Library Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 6-12.
Working on a fabulous costume for a Con or Halloween? At Cosplay Club, we'll create awesome accessories such as masks, helmets and other gear, using cardboard, duct tape and other household items. Some materials will be provided; feel free to bring a roll of silver duct tape. Call 882-0714.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Crafternoons at the Library - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Spend the afternoon getting crafty in the Teen Room. We'll provide materials and snacks, you bring the creativity. Call 862-0135.
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, September 17, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Teen Friday Night: Hobbit Day - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for age 13-grade 12.
Join us for Second Breakfast and a celebration of Middle Earth. Come in your best hobbit garb to enjoy food, fun and the first half of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," rated PG-13. We'll watch the second half at 6 p.m. on September 25. Call 865-1340.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Marshmallow Mini Cannons - Library Station
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
Let's explore force, motion, propulsion and marshmallows! We'll construct mini cannons out of simple supplies that can shoot marshmallows across the room. Materials and marshmallows provided. Registration starts September 1; call 865-1340.
"Maze Runner" in the Library - Library Center
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 6-12.
This year's "Maze Runner" party will top last year's. Create your own mazes using boxes and other supplies and see if you can survive the Grievers! Snacks will be provided. Call 882-0714.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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 23, 2015

X-Treme Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Transform ordinary items into make-believe or functional gear. Make-and-take your crafts or create props for an improv show on Saturday, October 17. Materials will be provided, but you may also bring items to "upgrade." Call 759-2637.

Thursday, September 24, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, September 25, 2015

Teen Friday Night: Hobbit Day - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for age 13-grade 12.
Join us for Second Breakfast and a celebration of Middle Earth. Come in your best hobbit garb to enjoy food, fun and the first half of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," rated PG-13. We'll watch the second half at 6 p.m. on September 25. Call 865-1340.
FandomFest - Republic Branch Library
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm for grades 4-12.
Are you a SuperWhoLockian or a CumberCookie? This after-hours FandomFest program will feature a trivia contest, crafts and snacks. Costumes are encouraged! Participants must be signed in by a parent or 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.

Monday, September 28, 2015

'Tween Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 4-6.
"The Girl with the Glass Bird" by Esme Kerr. Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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 30, 2015

Truman Nominee Book Club - Willard Branch Library
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-8.
"The Testing" by Joelle Charbonneau. Call 742-4258.
Gateway Nominee Book Club - Willard Branch Library
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 9-12.
"Proxy" by Alex London. Call 742-4258.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Free to Read - Strafford Branch Library
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
We'll talk about popular banned books, including your favorites, and have a contest to see who can guess why certain books were challenged. Call 736-9233.
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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, October 2, 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.

Monday, October 5, 2015

Teen Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 7-12.
"Asylum" by Madeleine Roux. Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.
First Tuesday 'Tween Tech - Strafford Branch Library
3:30 pm for grades 4-8.
Learn and practice programming on the Library's Raspberry Pi computers. Call 736-9233.
Book Bag Bash - Republic Branch Library
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm for grades 4-12.
Decorate your very own book bag. Materials and snacks will be provided. Call 732-7284.
Teen Tuesdays - Library Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Grafton room for grades 6-12.
Teens, hang out with us this fall! Chat about your favorite books and movies, play awesome games and enjoy a snack. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan Library events and programs that you want to attend. Call 882-0714.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Teen Movie Crafternoon - Strafford Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Gear up for the release of "Pan" by creating adventurous crafts and watching "Peter Pan," rated PG, 2003. Materials will be provided. Call 736-9233.
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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, October 9, 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.

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Pumpkin Decorating - Library Station
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
Pumpkin carving is so passe! We'll explore different pumpkin decorating techniques including paint, sequins, Mod Podge, and maybe even googly eyes. Pumpkins and materials will be provided. Registration starts October 1; call 865-1340.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Teen Tuesday - Brentwood Branch Library
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Join us for games, computers, crafts and snacks on Teen Tuesdays! Kick back after school and bring a friend to join the fun. Call 883-1974.
Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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 14, 2015

Crafternoons at the Library - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Spend the afternoon getting crafty in the Teen Room. We'll provide materials and snacks, you bring the creativity. Call 862-0135.

Thursday, October 15, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, October 16, 2015

"Supernatural" Fandom Party - Library Center
6:00 pm in the Harrison room for age 14-grade 12.
Are you a Sam and Dean fan? Vote for your favorite character, talk about the new season and prepare for Halloween with an episode of "Supernatural," rated TV-14. Call 882-0714.
Teen Friday Night: Zombie Party - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for age 13-grade 12.
Could you survive a zombie apocalypse? Test your skills and learn new ones as you prepare to deal with the walking dead. We'll also screen the zombie romance "Warm Bodies," rated PG-13. Call 865-1340.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Try a Bite of Improv - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Join us for a one-of-a-kind show chock-full of laughter, student-created props and audience participation. Become characters in the spontaneous story and assist the improv players in a never-before-seen adventure. No experience required. Call 759-2637.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.
Art That Makes You Shiver - Library Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in meeting room A for grades 6-12.
Celebrate Teen Read Week by creating one-of-a-kind, creepy book covers and spooky illustrations with the help of illustrators Jared George and Ryan Wheaton. Artwork will be displayed during Coffee House Teen Night on October 22 at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library. Materials and refreshments will be provided. Registration starts October 12; call 882-0714.

Wednesday, October 21, 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, October 22, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.
Coffee House Teen Night - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm for grades 6-12.
In honor of Teen Read Week, we're showcasing our local teen writers, artists and other creative talents! Share your works or just chill out during this special event in the Teen Room. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided. Call 862-0135.

Friday, October 23, 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.

Monday, October 26, 2015

'Tween Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 4-6.
"Story Thieves" by James Riley. Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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 28, 2015

X-Treme Teens - Fair Grove Branch Library
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 5-12.
Thriller Chiller Ball. Have a ghoulishly good time as you experience an unearthly evening of unspeakable fun, menacing music and eerie ingestibles. Call 759-2637.
Truman Nominee Book Club - Willard Branch Library
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 6-8.
"SYLO" by D.J. MacHale. Call 742-4258.
Gateway Nominee Book Club - Willard Branch Library
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 9-12.
"Eleanor & Park" by Rainbow Rowell. Call 742-4258.

Thursday, October 29, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, October 30, 2015

"Scooby-Doo" Mystery Program - Library Center
5:30 pm in the auditorium for grades 4-8.
"Scooby-Doo, where are you?" Show off your super sleuthing skills and help us solve a mystery at the library! Then, curl up and watch episodes of "Scooby-Doo," rated TY-G and Y7, enjoy some Scooby snacks and play a live-action board game. 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.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.
First Tuesday 'Tween Tech - Strafford Branch Library
3:30 pm for grades 4-8.
Learn and practice programming on the Library's Raspberry Pi computers. Call 736-9233.
Teen Tuesdays - Library Center
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Grafton room for grades 6-12.
Teens, hang out with us this fall! Chat about your favorite books and movies, play awesome games and enjoy a snack. Earn volunteer credit by helping plan Library events and programs that you want to attend. Call 882-0714.

Thursday, November 5, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, November 6, 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.

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Comic Book in a Day with Jared George - Brentwood Branch Library
12:30 pm to 4:30 pm in the meeting room for grades 6-12.
Create your own comic book during this four-hour workshop with local comic book creator Jared George. He'll cover storytelling, layout, drawing, inking, lettering and coloring your original comic book. After the workshop, your comic will be professionally printed at no cost and returned to you. Materials will be provided. Limited to 15 participants. Registration starts October 24; call 883-1974.
"Hunger Games" Movie Marathon - Republic Branch Library
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Celebrate the upcoming release of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2" with a "Hunger Games" watch party. We'll start with "Catching Fire," rated PG-13, followed by "Mockingjay, Part 1," rated PG-13. Popcorn will be provided. Call 732-7284.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Teen Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 7-12.
"Cold Burn of Magic" by Jennifer Estep. Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Teen Tuesday - Brentwood Branch Library
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Join us for games, computers, crafts and snacks on Teen Tuesdays! Kick back after school and bring a friend to join the fun. Call 883-1974.
Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Teen Movie Crafternoon - Strafford Branch Library
3:00 pm to 5:30 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Celebrate the release of the "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2" by making some exciting crafts and watching "Mockingjay, Part 1," rated PG-13. Materials will be provided. Call 736-9233.
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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, November 13, 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.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

"Hunger Games": Final Arena Challenge - Library Center
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 6-12.
Celebrate the final chapter of "The Hunger Games" at the Library Capitol! Tributes will complete physical and intellectual challenges to earn points and survive. You have a chance to defeat the Capitol and win fabulous prizes. Dress as your favorite character and see who won the "Hunger Games" Tribute Couture Design Contest. May the odds be ever in your favor! Registration starts November 1; call 882-0714.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Hunger Games Celebration! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 5:30 pm for age 13-grade 12.
Celebrate the upcoming release of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2" with trivia, crafts and a showing of "Mockingjay, Part 1," rated PG-13. Call 862-0135.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Old School Afternoon - Library Center
3:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 6-12.
Wish you could play with little kid toys again? Take a break from finals and join us for retro games, LEGOs and other activities in the Teen Department. Call 882-0714.
Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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, November 18, 2015

Crafternoons at the Library - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Spend the afternoon getting crafty in the Teen Room. We'll provide materials and snacks, you bring the creativity. Call 862-0135.
X-Treme Otaku - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14-grade 12.
Anime fans and X-treme Teens unite! We're combining the films and treats of the Otaku Club with the maker-space fun of the X-Treme Teens as you work together on some anime-inspired projects. Materials will be provided; anime films rated TV-14 and under. Call 759-2637.

Thursday, November 19, 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.
Take a Bite Out of Pi! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
Tired of the same old computer programs and games? Learn how to code and create your own game, or take charge of Scratch the Cat and use him to create your own story or program. Experiment with these ideas and more using Raspberry Pi computers on Thursdays in the Teen Room. Call 862-0135.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Minecraft Game Night - Republic Branch Library
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm for grades 4-12.
Build, destroy and build again with Minecraft! Participants must be signed in by a guardian by 5:30 p.m. and picked up by 7 p.m. Participants may not leave before 7 p.m. without a parent or guardian. Call 732-7284.
Teen Friday Night: Henna Tattoo Art - Library Station
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for grades 6-12.
Learn about the history and culture of henna, the temporary body decoration technique, then try your hand at designing your own body art. Designs on the skin will last 7-14 days. Materials will be provided. Call 865-1340.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

International Game Day @ your Library! - Republic Branch Library
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm for grades 4-12.
Play your favorite board and card games. Games and snacks will be provided. Call 732-7284.
Nutella Play Dough - Library Station
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the story hour room for grades 4-8.
It’s OK to eat Play-Doh when it’s made of delicious Nutella! Create, sculpt and devour! Registration starts November 1; call 865-1340.

Monday, November 23, 2015

'Tween Book Group - Republic Branch Library
4:00 pm for grades 4-6.
"Poached" by Stuart Gibbs. Call 732-7284.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Teen Writer's Guild - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
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.

Friday, November 27, 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.