All Events & Activities: anytime, any location, teens

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

All you have to bring is your imagination to make a beautiful bracelet. Beads and strings will be provided.

Limited to 15 participants. Teens only!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Prepare for the fight of your life! At this event we will develop a short adventure where your character can decimate your enemies, heal your allies, and live dangerously as you venture further within the Dungeons and Dragons' World.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Compete against other teens on the Wii to duel on Super Smash Brawl, Mario Party, Mario Kart, and other Wii games. We'll also have an Xbox 360 system and board games available for when you're waiting for your turn. All game systems will be simultaneously in play until approximately 6:00 pm.

Friday, July 24, 2015
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Looking for the perfect card to complete your deck? Stop by the plaza library and trade for the perfect card, then put your best deck to the test!

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Community experts and local teens conduct workshops on activism and empowerment. Among the speakers: Dawson Barrett, an assistant history professor at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas, whose book Teenage Rebels: Stories of Successful High School Activists from the Little Rock 9 to the Class of Tomorrow examines the policies and political struggles that have shaped the lives of high school students over the past century.

Monday, July 27, 2015

Make cool crafts! For teens

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Duct tape can be turned into something nice and useful, like a billfold. Duct tape used will be in various colors.

Limited to 15 participants. Teens only!

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Just like the show, we are pitting cupcake vs. cupcake. Sign-up for this event and learn the basics of cake decorating with hands-on techniques. Compete in the cupcake decorating event or bring your own handmade cupcakes to decorate and compete for flavor and the sweetest prize.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

In today’s world we are bombarded with information in many ways shapes and forms 24/7.
In this workshop students will explore the impact of media such as commercials, music and viral video. We will also discuss popular social media outlets such as Twitter and Facebook and how they impact popular culture. (This Workshop may be combined with the photography, video or graphic design workshops.)

Thursday, July 30, 2015
3:00pm @ Plaza Branch

We'll discuss the book City of a Thousand Dolls by Miriam Forster, play a fun memory game and chat about reading. Grab your book in the kids corner ahead of time, meet in the teen area and remember to sign up for summer reading!
Ages 11-17