Teen Scene

Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board
Last Wednesday of Month @ 6:30 PM
(January rescheduled for February 6)
Teen Area

Want to become involved in the library? Want to have a voice in teen programming? Do you need community service hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board and get service hours while becoming involved with the library. We will meet in the teen area on the last Wednesdays of the month and work on projects as well as talk about upcoming events in the library.

Coordinator: Katie

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Teen Smash Journaling

Teen Smash Journaling​
Every Tuesday Jan 8 - 29 @ 3:15 PM
Large Meeting Room

Do you enjoy journaling or scrapbooking? Smash journaling is the best of both worlds with being able to upcycle a book and turn it into a journal/scrapbook. Unleash your creativity at teen time and tear apart a book to make a new journal for personal use! This is an ongoing project for teens during Teen Time in January. 

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Teen Trivia: Video Games

Teen Trivia: Video Games
February 26th @ 3:15 PM
Large Meeting Room

Are you a Fortnite expert? Play Minecraft every day? If you enjoy trivia and have enjoyed past teen trivia events, please join us! Have some popcorn and test your video game knowledge. Using Kahoot, teens can participate in teen time trivia edition. Come join us and share your video game knowledge!

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Teen Trivia: Harry Potter

Teen Trivia: Harry Potter
November 29 @ 3:15 PM
Large Meeting Room

Its the most magical time of the Year! Take a break from all the Harry Potter marathons on TV and test your Harry Pottr knowledge out here in the Muggle world. Teens can come to a special Teen Time and, using Kahoot, test both Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts knowledge that include both the movies and the books. If you have enjoyed the past Teen Time trivia events, come and join us!

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Teens Make Holiday Cards

Teens Make Holiday Cards
December 4 @ 3:15 PM
Large Meeting Room

If you enjoy getting crafty, please join us in making holiday cards for the Ronald McDonald House of Akron. Lets bring some joy to those who are unable to spend the holiday season in their own homes. If you enjoyed making Valentines in February, and would like to join us again, all crafting levels are welcome and appreciated. Teens can come and make holiday cards for those staying in the Ronald McDonald House this holiday season.

Coordinator: Katie

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Banned Book Ends

Banned Book Ends
Sept 25 @ 3:15 PM
Large Meeting Room

Celebrate the freedom to read with a special program to honor banned books week. We'll be painting book ends, taking inspiration from our favorite books. Bring your favorite quote or book cover and paint it on a book end! Learn about books that have been banned or challenged in the past, and why. We'll also be discussing some of your favorite books during Teen Time. If you want to know more about Banned Books Week, or just enjoy painting, come join us to paint your own book ends to take home!

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Teen Time: Glow-in-the-Dark Slime

Teen Time: Glow-in-the-Dark Slime
Oct 30 @ 3:15 PM
Large Meeting Room

Teen Time gets into the spooky spirit and makes slime at the same time! For teens who enjoy making slime, want to learn how, or just want to get into the spooky spirit. If you have enjoyed previous slime programs, come join us after school for Teen Time and concoct some glow-in-the-dark slime.

Join us each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school from 3:15-5 PM in our Teen Area for homework help, activities, or special crafts like glow-in-the-dark slime!

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Rock 'N' Art Series

Rock 'N' Art Series
Tuesdays from June 12-July 24 @ 3 PM (Except July 2)
Large Meeting Room

Come to the library and listen to music from the different decades while making your very own art!

June 12 - Millenium music and Van Gogh's Starry Night
June 19 - 90s music and Art Sabotage
June 26 - 80s music and mixed-media painting
July 10 - 70s music and water color
July 17 - 60s music and Pop Culture Art
July 24 - 50s music and free paint

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