Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Ring In The New Year Like Gatsby

January 2   
5:30 p.m.   
Community Room  

Ring in the New Year in true Gatsby style.  Get all dolled up in your best 20's gear and join the Teen Scene as we party and watch the latest film adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby.

Please note that the event will start at 5:30 rather than the usual 6:00

Great Gatsby Movie Party

Come for the Great Gatsby Party and movie (PG-13) this Thursday at 5:30 pm. Feel free to dress up. Refreshments are free! Ages 13-18.

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Make New Year's Noisemakers!

Ring in the new year with some hand crafted noisemakers!!
Monday 6:30
Ages 13-18

Monday, December 23, 2013

No Thursday Program

December 26 we WILL be open, but there will be no Thursday Teen Program.  

See you in January!

Friday, December 20, 2013

Frosting Sugar Cookies

Our cookie themed crafts continue this Monday at 6:30 pm. We'll be frosting sugar cookies! Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013


What would happen if teens didn't have libraries?

Teen Game Night

File:Super Smash Bros 4 merged logo, no subtitle.pngTeen Game Night, this Thursday at 6 pm in the Community Room. Nintendo Wii, Playstation, board games and more!

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew: Baking Sugar Cookies

Tomorrow at 6:30 pm, our Monday Teen Craft will be baking Sugar Cookies! Come on down, ages 13-18.

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Teen Anime Club

File:Vote 12345.jpgThis Saturday at 1pm, it's Teen Anime Club! It's viewers choice, so come vote on what we watch! Ages 13-18.

Monday, December 09, 2013

Teen Thursday Movie

Elf movie.jpgAs of today, our scheduled Thursday Teen Night activity is the movie Elf at 6pm (PG). Stay tuned for more updates as the day approaches.

Crafty Teen Crew Canceled!

Sorry, but we'll be closing at 4pm. Crafty Teen Crew for this Monday is canceled.

Friday, December 06, 2013

Library Closed Saturday, No Writers Group

Sorry folks, but due to weather we're closed Saturday as well. Our Teen Writers Group is canceled for this month.

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Library Closed Friday

Closed Due to Snow: Teen Thursday Night Canceled

Sorry folks, but due to weather we're closing at 4:30 today. That means Teen Improv Night is Canceled. Stay safe and warm out there guys.

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Teen Improv Night

File:Bernhardt Hamlet2.jpgIt's that time again. Time to show off your acting skills! All sort of games and prizes just for using your imagination. Come this Thursday at 6pm to the RPL Community Room. Don't feel like acting? That's okay, we'll have snacks and games regardless.

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Teen Scene Winter Decoration

December 2 at 6pm join the Crafty Teen Crew in decorating the Teen Scene for the winter holidays!

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Library Closed Thursday, Friday This Week

We're open today and tomorrow, but will be closed Thursday through Friday this week.

Have a Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We'll see you Saturday.

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Happy 50th Anniversary Doctor Who!

Still going strong 50 years, 11 regenerations, and 33 seasons!

Friday, November 22, 2013

Geek the Library Tomorrow

Be sure to come to Geek the Library tomorrow November 23rd!

Catching Fire

Today the movie adaptation of Catching Fire, sequel to The Hunger Games is released.
Will you be going to see it?

Is it a good adaptation?

Let us know!

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Teen Game Night

It's Third Thursday Game this Thursday at 6pm. Ages 13-18, come play Wii, PS3, chess, board games, and more!
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Thursday, November 14, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew: Fudge Making

This Monday it's Crafty Teen Crew. Ages 13-18 come down at 6:30 and help make delicious fudge!

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Monday, November 11, 2013

Book Buffet

Come have dinner and a book on us! Read quietly while you get a meal of pizza, veggies, snack foods, and more! Ages 13-18. 

Saturday, November 09, 2013

Library Closed, November 10-11

Sorry folks, the library is closed Sunday and Monday this week for Veterans Day!

Thursday, November 07, 2013

Best/Worst Books 2013

   If you haven't voted yet, stop by the Teen Scene and vote for the BEST/WORST books, movies, and characters of 2013.  We'd love to hear your opinions!!  All of the ballots will be collected and counted with the winners to be announced in January.  

*Your ballot also serves as an entry into a prize drawing so be sure to cast your vote!

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

Teen Movie: Pacific Rim

Teen Movie this Thursday at 6 pm: Pacific Rim! (PG-13)

Saturday, November 02, 2013

Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month!  Come by and check out the Teen Scene's display featuring Native American works, authors, and themes.  The display is located on the YA table in the main hall.

Want more info on Native American Heritage Month?  Click the link to be taken to the official site.

Can't Find A New Book To Read?

Maybe this online quiz will help you find your next favourite book!*

                                                     What to Read Now [YA]

*Results not guaranteed
If this doesn't help you find what you are looking for,
maybe one of our bookmark pathfinders will help
find the right book for you.

Melted Crayons!

This Monday at 6:30 pm, Crafty Teen Crew, melted crayons crafts. Ages 13-18.

Friday, November 01, 2013

Teen Writers Group this Saturday

This Saturday at 2 pm, come check out our Teen Writers Group. We'll be exploring the NaNoWriMo contest and sharing general tips on writing. Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Teen Halloween Party

This Thursday is Halloween! We're having a party, starting at 6 pm.  Snacks, games, prizes! Come on down! Costumes welcome. Ages 13-18.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew

Crafty Teen Crew this Monday, it's Halloween Masks!

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Teen Thursday Night: Monster/Zombie Survival PSA

So it's almost Halloween. Which means ghosts and ghouls and all sorts of things, but don't worry! The library Teen Scene has all the games and tips that will prepare you for a zombie outbreak, werewolf invasion, or kaiju attack! Come at 6 pm in the Community Room. Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Teen Game Night

Third Thursday Gamers Club, this Thursday at 6 pm. Ages 13-18.

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew: Lanterns

Make something to decorate your house this Monday at 6:30 pm. Crafty Teen Crew, ages 13-18.

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Anime Club: Ghost Hunt

This month's Anime Club is this Saturday at 1 pm. Keeping with the October theme, it's Ghost Hunt!

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

Teen Movie: Wall E

This week's Teen Movie: Wall E. This Thursday at 6pm in the RPL Community Room.

Monday, October 07, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew

It's Crafty Teen Crew: It's Halloween at the Teen Scene! We're decorating in a fall festive manner tonight at 6:30 pm in the Teen Scene. Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Iron Man 3 (PG-13)

This Thursday at 6pm in the Community Room: It's the RPL Teen Movie: Iron Man 3 (PG-13)

Friday, September 20, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew

File:Play dough 04799.jpgCrafty Teen Crew, this Monday at 6:30, come on down and make your own play doh! Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Teen Thursday Night

It's Game Night again!

By the way, the next Teen Writers Group has been moved up to Sept 28th at 2pm! Change your calendars!

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Teen Movie Choice, Round 2!

This Thursday, it's another night where you choose the movie! Be here at 6 pm to vote on what you'd like to see! Movies G-PG-13.

Friday, September 06, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew: Lanyards

Crafty Teen Crew, this Monday at 6:30 pm. We'll be making lanyards.

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Teen Movie Night: Viewer's Choice

It's movie night this Thursday at 6pm. What are we watching? We don't know! Come Thursday Night and vote from a variety of titles and we'll let you the teens decide. Movies range from G-PG-13.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Labor Day

The library will be closed this Sunday and Monday for Labor Day. No Crafty Teen Crew.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Moving Books

Some changes to the Teen Scene, we've been expanding our reach in the library! Teen Graphic Novels, Non Fiction and Spanish are now where the Adult CD Audio books fiction used to be, and Paperbacks have moved over to take their space. Now even more room for Young Adult Lit at the library! Come check out our changes.

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Upcoming at the Teen Scene

File:Bleach cover 01.jpgMonday, 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew Glow in the Dark Crafts
Thursday, 6:00 pm: Anime Explosion: Play games, have snacks, design anime related crafts and watch Bleach. Then come to the Anime Club every 2nd Saturday of the month at 1pm!

Monday, August 19, 2013

This Week at The Teen Scene

p1050067.jpg - School BusMonday: 6:30 pm, Crafty Teen Crew: Graffiti at the library! Sidewalk art at the Teen Scene.
Thursday: 6:00 pm, Teen Thursday, Back to School Party. Games, Snacks, Prizes and more! Come see what the library can do for you this school year! Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Game On!

File:Wii-Console.pngThird Thursday Gamers Club, this Thursday at 6 pm. Ages 13-18.

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew: Duct Tape

File:Duct-tape.jpgDuct Tape Creations, this Monday at 6:30 pm. Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Teen Movie: The Oz the Great and Powerful

This Thursday at 6 pm: Teen Movie: Oz the Great and Powerful (PG)

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew

Magic Cave in a Bottle. Not a tutorial, just inspiration. It might be fun to try this with some pretty crystals, glow in the dark paint, and other little magical decorations.This Monday at 6:30 Crafty Teen Crew: Magic Cave in a Bottle. 

Monday, July 29, 2013

This Week!

This Week at RPL Teen Scene:

Monday @ 6:30: Crafty Teen Crew: Shark Week: Make shark attack cupcakes and more!

Thursday @ 6:00: Teen Movie: Wreck It Ralph (PG)

Friday @ 5:00 (INVITATION ONLY): Teen Lock In (don't forget your permission slip if you qualify and intend to come).

Friday, July 19, 2013

This Week at the Teen Scene

This week at the Teen Scene:

Monday: 6:30 pm Crafty Teen Crew: Worry Stones.

Thursday: 6:00 pm Teen Improv Night: Calling all actors! Or would be actors. Have some fun as we play games that test your ability to act at a moment's notice.

Saturday: 2:00 pm Zombie Survival Class: Can you survive the Zombie invasion of the Library? Use all your skills to find a way to live! No registration needed!

Monday, July 15, 2013

This Week at the Teen Scene


Monday: 6:30 PM Crafty Teen Crew, Blind Canvas Painting

Thursday: 6:00 PM Third Thursday Game Night

Don't forget to read and record! The Teen Lock In is coming soon!

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Teen Movie: I Am Legend

This Thursday at 6 pm in the RPL Community Room, check out I Am Legend, starring Will Smith. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence. Based on the novel by Richard Matheson.

Friday, June 14, 2013

Crafty Teen Crew

Duct Tape Workshop! This Monday at 6:30 pm, everyone ages 13-18 is invited to make duct tape crafts! C'mon down and show us your creative impulses!

Monday, June 10, 2013

Marvel Movie Marathon!

Starting at 12:30 pm in the RPL Community Room, check out:

 Iron Man [Rated PG-13]
Captain America: First Avenger [Rated PG-13]
The Avengers [Rated PG-13; 143 minutes]

Plus in the Teen Scene at 1 pm:
Incredible Hulk [PG-13]
Iron Man 2 [PG-13]
Thor [PG-13]

Glow in the Dark T Shirts

Crafty Teen Crew tonight, make a t shirt of your own design at 6:30 pm!

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

CSI Workshop this Thu at 3pm!

The Crafty Teen Crew made a crime scene this Monday. Check out our mystery books in the Teen Scene and check out crafty teen crew! We're here every Monday at 6:30 pm.

Also come Thursday, June 6 @ 3:00 pm - CSI Workshop - Go beneath the surface of a crime scene  and learn how police gather and use evidence! Hosted by Officer Keith Foster.

Saturday, June 01, 2013

Teen SRC is Here!

Click here to sign up now!

From June 1-August 1 we're holding our annual Summer Reading Club. Our Teen Theme this year is "Beneath the Surface." Read for small prizes, and accomplish your goal to get a free book. The more you read, the better chance you also have at our prize drawing for an ereader and other prizes. If you read at least 15 books, you'll be invited to our August 2nd Minecraft Lock In!

Plus teen activities throughout the summer! Check our calendar to see what's up!