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TEENS

Programs for Teens

Friday, February 21, 2020

D&D: Campaign - Willard Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the community room for all ages.
Join us for the beginning of our D&D adventure. No previous game experience required.
Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, February 24, 2020

Martial Arts Mondays - Fair Grove Branch Library
noon-4 p.m. for age 13 and older.
Bring a bag lunch to snack on while we vote for and watch a martial arts double feature, rated PG-13 or under.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.
Tabletop Tapas: One-Shot Role-Playing Sessions - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5:30 p.m. in the community room for grades 6-12.
Want to play a tabletop role-playing game but don’t know how? Learn a new game or play an old favorite and take home some tools to set up your own recurring game! Honey Heist.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, March 2, 2020

CrafterNoon - Fair Grove Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Learn a new hobby and explore your creative side by making needle, paper and pop-culture crafts using a variety of everyday items in new ways. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, March 6, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, March 9, 2020

CrafterNoon - Fair Grove Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Learn a new hobby and explore your creative side by making needle, paper and pop-culture crafts using a variety of everyday items in new ways. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.
Teen Thursday - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Join us on the second Thursday of the month at the Republic Branch for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, March 13, 2020

Friday the 13th Film Frenzy - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. for ages 13-18.
Test your video skills during our teen film contest. Stop by anytime on Friday, March 13, to pick up your secret packet containing all the details for your short film submission. Films will be shown to the public during our showcase event on Sunday, March 22, with prizes awarded to the top entries.
Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Writer's Café - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Whether you're an accomplished writer or just starting out, bring a story idea or poem you've been thinking about and get inspiration and support from fellow writers. Snacks will be provided.
Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.
Back to the '80s - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Wear '80s gear and make it a blast from the past with '80s-themed crafts and activities.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Dungeons & Dragons One-Shot Adventure! - Republic Branch Library
1-4 p.m. in the community room for grades 6-12.
Ever wanted to try D&D, but didn't have a place to learn? Have experience, but just want to play an extra game? Join our single-session adventure in Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition, where we'll brave dungeons and battle monsters! Bring your own level 1 character, choose from pregenerated characters or learn to make your own at the start of the session. Dice will be provided.
Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, March 20, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Have the best day ever with games, silly songs and "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie," rated PG .

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Unbe-leaf-able! - Strafford Branch Library
noon-2 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Do you like plants but can't keep them alive? Worry no longer! "Plant" some cactus rocks and paint clay leaves during this crafting afternoon. No water or dirt necessary. Materials will be provided.
"Stranger Things" Escape Room - Library Center
2 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 4-8.
Something strange is happening in Hawkins, Indiana. Help Sheriff Hopper and the Hawkins Middle School AV Club find their missing friend Will Byers, whose disappearance is more than a little bizarre. Participants will work together in this challenging escape room inspired by the hit TV show "Stranger Things." Registration starts March 13; call 616-0526
"Stranger Things" Escape Room - Library Center
3:30 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 9-12.
Something strange is happening in Hawkins, Indiana. Help Sheriff Hopper and the Hawkins Middle School AV Club find their missing friend Will Byers, whose disappearance is more than a little bizarre. Participants will work together in this challenging escape room inspired by the hit TV show "Stranger Things." Registration starts March 13; call 616-0526

Sunday, March 22, 2020

Friday the 13th Film Frenzy Showcase - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
2 p.m. in the community room for all ages.
Watch the entries for our Friday the 13th Film Frenzy video contest for teens and cheer for the winners. Prizes will be awarded for the top films. Snacks will be provided.

Monday, March 23, 2020

CrafterNoon - Fair Grove Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Learn a new hobby and explore your creative side by making needle, paper and pop-culture crafts using a variety of everyday items in new ways. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Relax with a Therapy Dog - Fair Grove Branch Library
4-5:30 p.m. for grade 5-12.
Feeling stressed? Hang out and relax, read or get some furry hugs with a therapy dog. We'll also make animal beds or toys using recycled materials to donate to a local shelter. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, March 27, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, March 30, 2020

CrafterNoon - Fair Grove Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Learn a new hobby and explore your creative side by making needle, paper and pop-culture crafts using a variety of everyday items in new ways. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, April 3, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Sunday, April 5, 2020

Titanic! - Library Center
3:30 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 4-6.
Take part in a program of epic proportions with a scavenger hunt, science experiments and facts all about the RMS Titanic.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.
Teen Thursday - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Join us on the second Thursday of the month at the Republic Branch for games and special activities just for teens.
Pokémon Terrariums - Willard Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the community room for grades 5-8.
Gotta catch 'em all! Create a terrarium habitat for your very own Pokémon. Materials will be provided; seating is limited. Registration starts March 26; call 742-4258

Friday, April 10, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, April 13, 2020

CrafterNoon - Fair Grove Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Learn a new hobby and explore your creative side by making needle, paper and pop-culture crafts using a variety of everyday items in new ways. Materials will be provided.
World Art Week - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Travel around the world with us as we explore arts and crafts from various countries. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

World Art Week - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Travel around the world with us as we explore arts and crafts from various countries. Materials will be provided.
Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

World Art Week - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Travel around the world with us as we explore arts and crafts from various countries. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, April 16, 2020

World Art Week - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Travel around the world with us as we explore arts and crafts from various countries. Materials will be provided.
Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, April 17, 2020

World Art Week - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Travel around the world with us as we explore arts and crafts from various countries. Materials will be provided.
Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Monday, April 20, 2020

CrafterNoon - Fair Grove Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Learn a new hobby and explore your creative side by making needle, paper and pop-culture crafts using a variety of everyday items in new ways. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Writer's Café - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Whether you're an accomplished writer or just starting out, bring a story idea or poem you've been thinking about and get inspiration and support from fellow writers. Snacks will be provided.
Teen Tuesday - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
If it's Tuesday night, there's something going on just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

A View of Japan - Strafford Branch Library
4-6 p.m. for age 13 and older.
Anime and culture lovers, delve into Japanese culture with "Tokyo Godfathers," rated PG-13, and make a cherry blossom tree craft. Materials and snacks provided.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, April 24, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Trend Trivia - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
4-6 p.m. for teens age 13 and older and adults.
From memes to movies, music and media, challenge your knowledge of current pop culture as you compete for prizes and bragging rights. Registration starts April 5; call 883-1974

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Teen Art Night - Library Center
6:30 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 6-12.
Get creative and make your own art while library staffer and local artist Joey Borovicka walks you through the unique styles found in the book "Where The Wild Things Are" by Maurice Sendak. Materials will be provided. A 50 Years of Maurice Sendak event.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, May 1, 2020

Happy "Hunger Games" Party - Fair Grove Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Are you ready for the next "Hunger Games" book? Bring your friends and celebrate by playing games.
Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Take a study break and create your own stress relief kit .

Monday, May 11, 2020

Decompression Sessions - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Are you feeling the stress of end-of-the-year projects and exams? We'll make stress balls, explore mindfulness and calming techniques, and share other tips to help you out.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Decompression Sessions - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Are you feeling the stress of end-of-the-year projects and exams? We'll make stress balls, explore mindfulness and calming techniques, and share other tips to help you out.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Decompression Sessions - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Are you feeling the stress of end-of-the-year projects and exams? We'll make stress balls, explore mindfulness and calming techniques, and share other tips to help you out.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.
Decompression Sessions - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Are you feeling the stress of end-of-the-year projects and exams? We'll make stress balls, explore mindfulness and calming techniques, and share other tips to help you out.
Teen Thursday - Republic Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the teen area for grades 6-12.
Join us on the second Thursday of the month at the Republic Branch for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Decompression Sessions - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Are you feeling the stress of end-of-the-year projects and exams? We'll make stress balls, explore mindfulness and calming techniques, and share other tips to help you out.
Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Writer's Café - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Whether you're an accomplished writer or just starting out, bring a story idea or poem you've been thinking about and get inspiration and support from fellow writers. Snacks will be provided.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Watch "The NeverEnding Story," rated PG .

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Arts and Crafts Afternoons - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
We'll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Teen Night - 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.