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Join Us for the Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club!

Are you an expert with knitting or crochet needles, just learning, or want to learn?  Then join us on Friday, July 3, from 4 – 6 p.m. for the monthly Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club meeting at the Library.  We have yarn, needles, and the know-how to teach the basics of knitting and crocheting. You can also bring your own supplies – and your friends – for an afternoon of sharing ideas and conversation. Refreshments will be served.

Click here to register for the Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club!

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on July 2, 2015 Categories: Crafts, DIY, Events, Make, Maker, Making

Join Us for the Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club!

Are you an expert with knitting or crochet needles, just learning, or want to learn?  Then join us on Friday, June 5, from 4 – 6 p.m. for the monthly Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club meeting at the Library.  We have yarn, needles, and the know-how to teach the basics of knitting and crocheting. You can also bring your own supplies – and your friends – for an afternoon of sharing ideas and conversation. Refreshments will be served.

Click here to register for the Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club!

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on June 4, 2015 Categories: Crafts, DIY, Events, Make, Maker, Making

Read to the Rhythm with the Teen Summer Reading Program!!

Teens! The Summer Reading Program starts this Monday, June 1. Check out our video below to learn all about the program, how to participate, and how you can win by just reading this summer!

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on June 1, 2015 Categories: Events, Trending

TAB Members Katie and Chloe talk about what they like about the Library

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on April 7, 2015 Categories: Events, Fiction, Movies, Music, TAB Picks, Teen Advisory Board, Uncategorized

RPG Maker explained by TAB members Teo and Matt

 

 

 

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on April 6, 2015 Categories: DIY, Events, Gaming, Make, Maker, Making, TAB Picks, Teen Advisory Board

Join Us for the Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club!

Are you an expert with knitting or crochet needles, just learning, or want to learn?  Then join us on Friday, April 3, from 4 – 6 p.m. for the monthly Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club meeting at the Library.  We have yarn, needles, and the know-how to teach the basics of knitting and crocheting. You can also bring your own supplies – and your friends – for an afternoon of sharing ideas and conversation. Refreshments will be served.

Click here to register for the Teen Knitting/Crocheting Club!

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on April 2, 2015 Categories: Crafts, DIY, Events, Make, Maker

Join us for Insurgent Book to Movie Discussion Tomorrow!

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Did you see the movie Insurgent the day it was released? Do you want to see it because you loved the book? Come to the Library to discuss the book and the movie. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, come anyway and hang out with fellow Divergent fans. We’ll have some pizza and talk about the series and how the movie was different from the books. Attendees will also have a chance to win Divergent-themed prizes! Space is limited, so reserve your spot now! For teens in grades 6 – 12. Click here to register for this event!

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on March 26, 2015 Categories: Dystopian, Events, Fiction, Movies

Join us Saturday for an Open Creation Session for Teens!

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Stop by the Library and make something! We will provide the space, supplies, and instructional books to inspire you. Duct-tape creations, T-shirt recycling, sewing, technology tinkering, and more are all included in this open creation space. Feel free to bring your own projects to work on, too! Laptops and mobile devices are welcome, if that is your preferred method of creating. As always, snacks and drinks will be provided.  For Teens in grades 6 – 12.  Click here to register for Open Creation!!

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on March 19, 2015 Categories: Art, Crafts, DIY, Events, Make, Maker, Making

Join us for The Giver Book to Movie Discussion on Monday!

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Have nothing to do on your fay off of school? Then join us for a discussion about The Giver, both the book by Lois Lowry and the recent movieThe Giver is a classic teen novel, recently made into a movie, about a 12-year-old boy’s gradual disillusionment with a perfect society. We’ll watch the PG-13 movie and then talk about the book, the movie, and the similarities and differences between the two. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. This program is for teens in grades 6 – 12. Space is limited, so be sure to click here to register.

By Colleen, Teen Services Librarian on February 12, 2015 Categories: Dystopian, Events, Fiction, Movies

Julie Halpern Author Visit

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On February 6 the Library and Prospect High School were happy to host Julie Halpern during student lunch hours.  Julie is the author of some really great teen titles that can make you laugh and cry in equal parts. She shared some incredible insight on her books and ways to find inspiration in your daily life for writing.  You can view some highlights of her visit by clicking here.

By Barbara, Teen Outreach Librarian on February 8, 2015 Categories: Author Event, Events