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Teen Summer 2017

Summer Programs - 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Study space and snacks. Drop in.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Study space and snacks. Drop in.
Friday, May 26, 2017 | 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM | YA Loft
Help make handmade cards that will bring a smile to the face of a hospitalized child. Service hours available. Drop-in.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 | 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM | Third Floor Meeting Room
In 1955, in Caroline County, Virginia, amidst segregation and prejudice, two teenagers fell in love. Their life together broke the law, but their determination would change it.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 | 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | Third Floor Meeting Room
Draws on six first-person interviews to share compassionate insights into the teen transgender experience during the personal journey of gender preference.
Friday, June 9, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Junior Volunteer / Book Buddy orientation
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Join other teen writers as we experiment with new techniques and prompts that will inspire your creative writing process.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
College students will discuss their diverse experiences and answer questions from the audience. Topics include dorm life, picking classes, financial aid, and more. Parents welcome.
Monday, June 19, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
We’ll provide rolls of multicolored duct tape; you create anything you can imagine!
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
A representative from Partners for Achievement will discuss how to find the best fit school, paying for college, student mentoring, and career readiness. Parents welcome.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Christine Thornton will teach you how to incorporate a poetry quote into a painted image and then add color with watercolor pencils. Beginners welcome!
Monday, June 26, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Learn the skills of babysitting, including childcare, safety, and finding clients. *Class starts at 9 a.m. We will be observing the 9:30 a.m. storytime.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
February 12 is just another day in Sam's life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over one inexplicable week, Sam untangles the mystery around her death.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Library lawn
Grayson, a transgender twelve-year-old, learns to accept her true identity and share it with the world.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Library lawn
Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend at the hands of a police officer.
Friday, June 30, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Help the Library solve a murder case.
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Kendra Williams from Crescent Moon Henna will be here to teach us about Henna body art. Everyone will receive a free Henna design and have the chance to try one on their own. Parent permission form required for tattoo.
Friday, July 7, 2017 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Off-site Location
Join us for an afternoon showing of Spider-Man Homecoming at the Pickwick! We will meet in the Teen Loft and walk over together. Movie tickets provided.
Monday, July 10, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Krav Maga is a reality based system of self-defense and encourages students to avoid confrontation. Students learn to defend themselves in the quickest and most efficient way. Students and techniques are covered are age appropriate. A waiver will need to be signed by a parent in order for each teen to participate.
Monday, July 17, 2017 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
TBA
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Library lawn
When her family is divided by the rise of the Berlin Wall, Gerda harbors forbidden thoughts about freedom and reuniting with her loved ones before a coded message from her father inspires a daring plan.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Library lawn
Natasha, whose family is hours away from being deported, and Daniel, a first generation Korean-American who strives to live up to his parents' expectations, fall in love.
Friday, July 21, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Join us for an interactive showing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer'e Stone. Dressing up is encouraged but not required.
Monday, July 24, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
TBA
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Kendra Williams from Crescent Moon Henna will be here to teach us about Henna body art. Everyone will receive a free Henna design and have the chance to try one on their own. Parent permission form required for tattoo.
Friday, July 28, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
TBA
Monday, August 7, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Off-site Location
Join other teen writers as we experiment with new techniques and prompts that will inspire your creative writing process.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Off-site Location
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Off-site Location
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Library lawn
To avoid a conflict with a bully, Marshall and Tamaya take a shortcut home from school through the off-limits woods and find bigger trouble than anyone could have imagined.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Library lawn
Ramona is sure of three things: she likes girls, she's fiercely devoted to her family, and she knows she's destined for something bigger than the trailer she calls home in Eulogy, Mississippi.

Fall Programs - 2017

More events to come. Please check back soon!

Winter Programs - 2018

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Study space and snacks. Drop in.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Study space and snacks. Drop in.
Friday, May 26, 2017 | 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM | YA Loft
Help make handmade cards that will bring a smile to the face of a hospitalized child. Service hours available. Drop-in.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 | 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM | Third Floor Meeting Room
In 1955, in Caroline County, Virginia, amidst segregation and prejudice, two teenagers fell in love. Their life together broke the law, but their determination would change it.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 | 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | Third Floor Meeting Room
Draws on six first-person interviews to share compassionate insights into the teen transgender experience during the personal journey of gender preference.
Friday, June 9, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Junior Volunteer / Book Buddy orientation
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Join other teen writers as we experiment with new techniques and prompts that will inspire your creative writing process.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
College students will discuss their diverse experiences and answer questions from the audience. Topics include dorm life, picking classes, financial aid, and more. Parents welcome.
Monday, June 19, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
We’ll provide rolls of multicolored duct tape; you create anything you can imagine!
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
A representative from Partners for Achievement will discuss how to find the best fit school, paying for college, student mentoring, and career readiness. Parents welcome.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Christine Thornton will teach you how to incorporate a poetry quote into a painted image and then add color with watercolor pencils. Beginners welcome!
Monday, June 26, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Learn the skills of babysitting, including childcare, safety, and finding clients. *Class starts at 9 a.m. We will be observing the 9:30 a.m. storytime.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
February 12 is just another day in Sam's life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over one inexplicable week, Sam untangles the mystery around her death.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Library lawn
Grayson, a transgender twelve-year-old, learns to accept her true identity and share it with the world.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Library lawn
Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend at the hands of a police officer.
Friday, June 30, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Help the Library solve a murder case.
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Kendra Williams from Crescent Moon Henna will be here to teach us about Henna body art. Everyone will receive a free Henna design and have the chance to try one on their own. Parent permission form required for tattoo.
Friday, July 7, 2017 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Off-site Location
Join us for an afternoon showing of Spider-Man Homecoming at the Pickwick! We will meet in the Teen Loft and walk over together. Movie tickets provided.
Monday, July 10, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Krav Maga is a reality based system of self-defense and encourages students to avoid confrontation. Students learn to defend themselves in the quickest and most efficient way. Students and techniques are covered are age appropriate. A waiver will need to be signed by a parent in order for each teen to participate.
Monday, July 17, 2017 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
TBA
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Library lawn
When her family is divided by the rise of the Berlin Wall, Gerda harbors forbidden thoughts about freedom and reuniting with her loved ones before a coded message from her father inspires a daring plan.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Library lawn
Natasha, whose family is hours away from being deported, and Daniel, a first generation Korean-American who strives to live up to his parents' expectations, fall in love.
Friday, July 21, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Join us for an interactive showing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer'e Stone. Dressing up is encouraged but not required.
Monday, July 24, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
TBA
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
Kendra Williams from Crescent Moon Henna will be here to teach us about Henna body art. Everyone will receive a free Henna design and have the chance to try one on their own. Parent permission form required for tattoo.
Friday, July 28, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | First Floor Meeting Room
TBA
Monday, August 7, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Off-site Location
Join other teen writers as we experiment with new techniques and prompts that will inspire your creative writing process.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Off-site Location
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Off-site Location
Stop in for pizza and a chance to share your current favorite books.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Library lawn
To avoid a conflict with a bully, Marshall and Tamaya take a shortcut home from school through the off-limits woods and find bigger trouble than anyone could have imagined.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Library lawn
Ramona is sure of three things: she likes girls, she's fiercely devoted to her family, and she knows she's destined for something bigger than the trailer she calls home in Eulogy, Mississippi.

Spring Programs - 2018

More events to come. Please check back soon!
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