Teen Programs

Welcome to this year's Summer Reading Challenge.  Get rewarded for the reading you’re already doing this summer! Sign up here and for every 2 books you read you will get a free book from the Friends of the Library bookstore (located on the side of the library). You will also be entered into our end of summer drawing.  The grand prize is a Kindle Fire and runner up prizes include gift certificates and signed books. You can earn even more chances by attending a library program over the summer.

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Rock The Shot!

July 24, 27
6:30 - 8:00 PM, Griffin Room

For teens going into 6th - 12 grade. Must be able to attend all sessions. Sign up for the series here!

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DIY T-Shirt Pom Poms

Friday, July 28
2:30- 4:00 PM, Griffin Room

Colleen Bell will be here to show us how to make t-shirt pom poms and other uses for old t-shirts. These make for a great decoration just about anywhere. Shirts will be provided.

Sign up here


Minecraft Mondays

Session 2, Monday July 31, August 7, 14, 21
3:30- 5:00 PM, Griffin Room

Join us to explore the LION Minecraft server with others, battle in the arena, complete challenges and earn or win awesome Minecraft in-game tools and resources! Space is limited for this 4-week session.

Sign up for session 1 here
Sign up for session 2 here


Monday Night Card Duels

Monday, July 31 & August 21
6 - 7:30 PM, Cook Room

Do you play Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon or Magic: The Gathering? Come and play with your friends at our monthly Trading Card Game Night. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Bring your own deck or learn how to play from one of our members.

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Vex Robotics Demonstration

Friday, August 4
2:00 - 3:30 PM, Cook Room

Come learn a little bit about robotics through this interactive Vex Robotics demonstrations. Open to children ages 5+ - Teens.

Sign up here

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Teen Anime Club

Friday, August 11
2:30- 4:30 PM, Griffin Room

Are you a fan of anime, manga or just like Japanese culture? All are welcome whether you're an otaku or just discovering anime and manga.

Open to 13-18 year olds. Snacks and drinks are provided. Sign up online here


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