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TEENS

Today's Board of Trustees meeting has been postponed due to the threat of severe weather. The meeting has been rescheduled for 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the Strafford Branch Library.

The Library Station will delay opening until 1 p.m. Thursday, May 23, so the staff may attend the funeral of a longtime coworker.

All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its scheduled stops on Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day. See all holiday hours.

Programs for Teens - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Book & Movie Jam - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
4-6 p.m. for age 13-grade 12.
Bring in a book of the same genre as the advertised movie. We’ll chat about our books and watch a PG-13-rated movie. Snacks will be provided. Comedy: "Dumb and Dumber".

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

ACT Strategies Workshop - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
2-4 p.m. for students entering grades 10-11.
A Missouri State University instructor will provide a succinct and informative introduction to the ACT with emphasis on techniques you can use to succeed on this test and maximize your score. Space is limited. Registration starts June 3; call 883-1974

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Songwriting Workshop - Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
2-3:30 p.m. for grades 6-12.
Whether you're an accomplished songwriter or a fan of music, learn about songwriting with Library staff member Joe Misterovich. Feel free to bring an instrument, a song of your own or a poem and get ready to be creative. We'll look at some first steps to songwriting and write our own songs together!

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.

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!