Do you have a favorite poem? Do you write your own poems? Share them! Meet us outside for an outdoors poetry picnic under the stars. We'll take turns reading aloud all of our favorites. Local writer Tom Naples will be leading a poetry workshop. Light refreshments will be served. Bring flashlights!
It's time to wrap up summer with a party! Stop in for pizza and ice cream, stick around to hear who won what! All contest winners will be announced, prizes will be awarded, and ice cream for everybody! What could be better? Here's what: immediately following our party, astrophysicist Kevin Manning will be here to talk about Doomsday! Party like it's the last night of the world!
Vampires are taking over the library! Come and be a designer or a model in our vampire edition of Project Runway. You'll design and make (or model) vampire couture made on the spot from everday supplies. We'll provide everything, even vampire fangs! Pizza and refreshments will be provided for all contestants.
Don't forget to invite friends and family for the runway show beginning at 8:30pm!
Come celebrate the first days of summer with a Just Dance party! We'll play Just Dance, have some pizza, and enjoy the longer days with no homework. Looking for some fun things to do this summer? We'll have open registration for all of our teen programs and volunteer opportunities this summer, too. Sign up with your friends for fun events and contests. See you there!
It's time for the 2nd Annual Teen Game Day! This year, we'll have more mini challenges, Minute to Win It-style, as well as water balloons and a live action game. This year's is Angry Birds! Come play live action Angry Birds and have fun knocking over stuff! With slingshots!
Join authors Carole and Gretchen for a discussion of their new books.
Carole has penned About Face, a memoir about life in the Peace Corps. Gretchen's new novel is The Book of Maggie Bradstsreet. It was sparked by a discovery of ancestors who played an important role in the witch trials of 1692.
Join in the annual Teen Battle of the Books! Form teams, read the books and compete in a fun trivia contest!
Copies of this year's titles will be available at the Help Desk after Memorial Day. Form a team of up to four - or compete solo, if you prefer. The Battle is open to teens entering 7th grade and above in the fall of 2012. Sign up now at the Help Desk!