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TEENS

Programs for Teens

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Galaxies and Games - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
2:30 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
You never know what we'll be doing this summer in the Teen Room: building a LEGO brick space station, solving out-of-this-world puzzles or playing giant "Tetris."

Thursday, June 27, 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 for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, June 28, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Saturday, June 29, 2019

National Camera Day Photo Challenge: Teen Edition - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. for grades 8-12.
Celebrate National Camera Day with a photo challenge! Stop by the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch anytime on Saturday, June 29, to pick up the photo challenge prompts and guidelines. Have fun taking photos, then submit your photos electronically or in print by 5 p.m. Sunday, June 30. Winning photos will be displayed at the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch in July.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Mural Workshop with Amy-Beth Rice - Library Center
6 p.m. in the auditorium for grades 6-12.
Memphis-based artist, muralist and educator Amy-Beth Rice will guide participants in the creation of a small mural with a community-focused theme to be displayed at the Library Center. Materials will be provided. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Registration starts June 17; call 616-0526
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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Rockin' Stomp Rockets. Stomp your way to the stars with a homemade stomp rocket! Materials will be provided.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Marvel Mayhem - Strafford Branch Library
1-3 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Celebrate the release of "Spider-Man: Far From Home" with Spider-Man and other Marvel superhero-themed activities.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Writer's Café - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
2:30-4 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.

Friday, July 12, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Galactic Spray Paint Art - Library Center
2-4 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 6-12.
Artist Taylor Hopkins will demonstrate how to use spray paint to create works of art, then create your own galactic art. Materials will be provided. Registration starts July 1; call 882-0714

Friday, July 19, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. "Space Jam" Night. Enjoy the hit '90s film "Space Jam," rated PG. Snacks will be provided.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

DIY Cosplay Workshop - Library Center
2-4 p.m. in the auditorium for grades 4-8.
Want to dress up as your favorite character? This interactive workshop will cover the basics of cosplay, creating an ensemble from household items and thrift store finds and more. You're welcome to bring a project to work on and start prepping for LibraryCon on August 17.
DIY Cosplay Workshop - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the auditorium for grades 9-12.
Want to dress up as your favorite character? This interactive workshop will cover the basics of cosplay, creating an ensemble from household items and thrift store finds and more. You're welcome to bring a project to work on and start prepping for LibraryCon on August 17.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Epic Painting Day - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
5-7 p.m. for grades 7-12.
Get creative with acrylic pouring, trough painting and a group mural. Wear your paint clothes because we are going to get messy!

Thursday, July 25, 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 for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, July 26, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Horror Board Game Night - Library Center
6-8 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 6-12.
Enjoy a night of thrills and chills with horror-themed board games One Night Ultimate Werewolf and Betrayal at House on the Hill. A Summer Scares event.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Build a Mars Rover - Library Center
6 p.m. in the Story Hour Room for grades 4-6.
Using our STEAM toys, work together to build a Mars Rover fit to explore the red planet! Each team will have a chance to show off their creation while learning to think and solve problems like NASA scientists. Registration starts July 15; call 882-0714
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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Scary Stories Under the Stars. Tell your best scary stories and enjoy s'mores around the "campfire." Snacks will be provided. A Summer Scares event.

Friday, August 9, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Back to School Bash! - Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
3:15 p.m. in the Teen Room for grades 6-12.
Celebrate your first day of school as we sing, dance and snack to welcome you back! Learn more about the Teen Room and the Library, and make plans to join us after school.

Friday, August 16, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Slime Night. Make out-of-this world slime creations.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Teen Night - Strafford Branch Library
3:30-5 p.m. for grades 5-12.
Stop in for games and crafts just for teens, and let us know what other teen activities you'd like to attend in the future. Snacks and materials will be provided.

Friday, August 23, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.

Thursday, August 29, 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 for games and special activities just for teens.

Friday, August 30, 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, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided.