Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Teen Writers Group Canceled

No Teen Writers Group this Saturday. We'll meet next on Saturday February 7.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Teen Events:

happy new year clip art for kids similar Coloring Point in New Year ...

Monday, 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Bouncy Balls

We close Wednesday at 5 pm, and are closed all day Thursday for New Year's. So no Thursday Program.

Saturday, 2:00 pm: Teen Writers Group.

Friday, December 19, 2014

This Week at the Teen Scene

Just one event this week, we're closed Wednesday and Thursday.

Monday, 6:30 pm, Crafty Teen Crew: Make your own Chapstick.

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Upcoming Teen Events

Old Fashioned Sugar CookiesThis week:

Monday, 7:00 pm: Make Cookies
Thursday, 6:00 pm: Game Night!
Ages 13-18.

Thursday, December 11, 2014


Creepers coming...
Minecraft this Saturday at 1 pm in the Teen Scene: Ages 10-18.

Monday, December 01, 2014

Teen Events this Week

Monday, 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Leaf Art.

Thursday, 6:00 pm: Teen Movie

Saturday, 2:00 pm: Teen Writers Group

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Library Closed, Thu, Fri

Closed_sign_.gifThe Library will be closed this Thursday and Friday. Everyone have a great weekend, and see you Saturday!

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: No Heat Lava Lamps

... my dad s lava lamp when i was kid i would anxiously wait for the lampThis Monday at 6:30 pm: It's Crafty Teen Crew: No Heat Lava Lamps! Ages 13-18.

Monday, November 17, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: Do It Yourself stamps: Tonight at 6:30 pm. Ages 13-18.

Friday, November 14, 2014

Monday Craft Night

Make your own stamps! Come on down at 6:30 pm for Crafty Teen Crew. Don't worry, we'll provide everything you need. Check out an example of what we'll be doing.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Geek the Library Cosplay

Photo: Ernesto Gonzalez cosplaying as Finn the Human. Come to the library in your cosplay attire! We have a cosplay contest going until 3 today!Ernesto Gonzalez cosplaying as Finn the Human. Come to the library in your cosplay attire! We have a cosplay contest going until 3 today!
Photo: Jess Besaw cosplaying as Dipper Pines. Come to the Rogers Public Library and cosplay it up! We will have prizes for the winners. You have two chances to win the grand prize thanks to the judged contest at 3 and then the People's Choice Award--the photo with the most likes on our Facebook page.

Jess Besaw cosplaying as Dipper Pines.

Friday, November 07, 2014

Upcoming This Week

Monday 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Yarn Dolls

Thursday, 6 pm: Teen Movie

Saturday, November 01, 2014

This Week

It's November, time for a new week of Teen Activities:

Monday, 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Glass Etching.
Etch out unique designs on mirrors to take home. As always we provide all the equipment.

Thursday, 5:00 pm: Teen Advisory Group
What would you like to see at Rogers Public Library? Come voice your opinion!
                 5:30 pm: Teen Movie.
An Amazing superhero movie for you to enjoy.

Saturday, 10-4pm, Geek the Library: Minecraft
Everyone come and show off your skills! And get help on whatever you Geek at this library wide event for all ages.

Saturday, October 25, 2014


Teen Events next week: All events ages 13-18.

Monday, 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Glass Lanterns

Thursday, 6:00 pm: Teen Halloween Party: Food, games, prizes and Halloween Fun! Prizes for best costumes (please not too scary, no blood, etc) .  

Saturday, 2:00 pm: Teen Writers Group: Come and discuss your writing and get writing tips! Hosted by Casey Bayzk of Rogers New Tech.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Upcoming: Masks and Monsters, plus New Instagram Page

Check out RPL Teen Scene on Instagram

Now, this week's Teen Activities:

Monday, 6:30 pm, Crafty Teen Crew: Masks
Thursday, 6:00 pm, Monster and Zombie PSA.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Duct Tape and DS

Monday, 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Duct Tape.

Make amazing and practical items out of duct tape! Always a fun.

Thursday, 6:00 pm: Teen Game Night

Third Thursday Game Night. Video games, board games and more. If you're have the new Super Smash Bros DS game, we encourage you to bring your own copy and we'll have a tournament!

Sunday, October 05, 2014

Teen Events

This week at Teen Scene:

Monday: 6:30, Felt Book Covers
Thursday, 6:00, B Horror Movies
Saturday, 1:00, Minecraft

Friday, September 26, 2014

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Teen Book Buffet

This Thursday at 6pm:

Teen Book Buffet—Read quietly while we provide food for free! Pizza, coke, healthy snacks and more!

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Upcoming Teen Events: Fandoms United 2! The Second One

Monday, September 15, 6:30 pm: Origami

Thursday: September 18, 6 pm: Game Night: Video Games Board, games, you know what to expect every 3rd Thursday.

Saturday September 20, 12-2 pm: Fandom United 2! The Second One. After the hit success of our first Fandoms United we are at it again! Join us in a celebration of all things nerdy. Trivia, games and crafts, AND free food. How could you resist? Plus Loads of Prizes and an excuse to cosplay to your heart’s content .in our contest!

Friday, September 05, 2014

Next Week: Teen Events

Upcoming Teen Events

Monday, Sept 8 at 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Dreamcatchers
Thursday, Sept 11 at 6 pm: Teen Movie
Saturday, Sept 13 at 1 pm: Minecraft (ages 10-18)

Friday, August 29, 2014

Teen Programs Upcoming

The Library will be closed next week Sunday and Monday for Labor Day, so no Craft program. But we'll still have the events next Thursday.
Firstly, at 5 pm we're starting our Teen Advisory Group.Think you have ideas? Then come on down and be heard! We’ll be starting our Teen Advisory Group this September.

Then at 6 pm, it's Teen Movie Night. Call for Movie Details.

Saturday, at 2 pm, the Teen Writers' Group is back!Come join Casey Bayzk of the Tech High School to learn, write and compare with other teens.

Monday, August 25, 2014

This Week in YA: Delicious and Drama

Five Rice Crispy Treats Later
Coming this very week to the Teen Scene:

Monday 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Crispy Rice Treats 

Thursday 6:00 pm: Teen Improv Night - Go crazy as we play games that test your improv and acting skills. Can't act. Don't worry, we'll still have fun (possibly more) plus free snacks. So come on down! Ages 13-18.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Teen Game Night

Vg icon.svgThis Thursday at 6 pm:

Teen Game Night!

Ages 13-18 come down for:

Guitar Hero
Super Smash Bros
Classic SNES Games
Board Games
And more...

Plus free refreshments. Hope to see you all there. Beat Evan at chess and win a free book!

Sunday, August 10, 2014

This Week at Teen Scene

Monday: It's Crafty Teen Crew 6:30 pm: Suncatchers

Then Thursday: Teen Movie Night.

The Library is closed this Friday and Saturday for repairs.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Teen Movie This Thursday, Then Minecraft this Saturday

This Thursday at 6 pm, It's our Teen Movie. 

Then Minecraft this Saturday at 1 pm in the Glotzbecker Conference Room, which is for ages 10-18.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Lock In

Did you participate in this year's Teen Summer Reading Club? Then you're invited! If you've logged books in our TEEN Summer Reading Program, come to the Teen Lock In this Friday, August 1 at 6 pm after library hours for a Lock In with Food, Games, Movies and more! Come to the library and get a permission slip. It'll last until 11 pm.

Teen Book Trivia and Book Buffet

This Thursday, it's all about the reading! Test your book knowledge at 3 pm with Teen Book Trivia, then at 6 pm, have snacks on us as you read quietly with Teen Book Buffet!

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Maker Fair

Sunday, July 13, 2014

This Week at Teen Scene:

Sail Boat clip art
Monday: 6:30 pm: Crafty Teen Crew: Vinyl Bags
Friday: 10:00 am: Boating Class, registration required.

Monday, July 07, 2014

This Week at the Teen Scene

Ice Cream Clip ArtHey all, we're playing it cool this week. Check it out:

Monday: 6:30 PM, Craft program: It's homemade ice cream!

Thursday: 3 PM, Bleached T Shirts
                6 PM, Teen Movie (Call for details

Monday, June 23, 2014

Check out the New Teen Blog: Fandoms United!

Fandom's United!

So, what is Fandoms United? Basically, if there is something you absolutely love/obsess over then this is the place to celebrate it! We all have things we are mad for, so let's get together and nerd out. Share your theories and headcannons. Have a good old fashioned debate over Marvel and DC. Finally, have a place to wear that awesome cosplay you made. We'll have speakers discussing illustration and prop distressing. Plus, I mean, there will be food. So you have to come to the Rogers Public Library for our first ever Fandoms United!

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Spy Academy:

The SpyThis Thursday at 3 pm: It's Teen Spy Academy: Learn the tricks of the spy trade at RPL! Train with games and challenges to see if you have what it takes to spy.

Then stay for Game Night at 6 pm. Board games, video games and more!

Friday, June 13, 2014

This Sunday at 2 pm: Demystifying the SAT

Getting into College: Understanding The SAT/ACT and College Admissions Process

Where: RPL: Glotzbecker Conference Room.
When: June 15, 2 pm

Hosted by Rogers Public Library and sponsored by the Mary Alice Education Fund.

All high school students and their parents are encouraged to attend.

Our speakers are nationally recognized for their expertise.  Bob Alexander has been profiled on CBS TV news stations and interviewed by National Public Radio about SAT and ACT issues. Dr. Sharon Alexander has served on the College Board’s advisory committee on financial aid and has visited over 50 top-tier colleges.  


• Who should take the SAT/ACT, when, and why?
• What the SAT/ACT measures.
• How the SAT/ACT is used for admissions and financial aid decisions.
• How to find colleges that are right for you.
• What colleges look for in applicants.

Thursday, June 12, 2014


Don't forget: Minecraft at 1p.m. in the Glotzbecker room! Saturday, June 14 Ages 10-18.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Coming Soon!

Monday, June 09, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: Pop Tab Bracelets

Crafty Teen Crew tonight at 6:30! Come to RPL, ages 13-18 and check out our pop tab bracelets. Recycle your can tabs into art!

Saturday, June 07, 2014

SRC is Here!

Summer Reading Club has begun! Spark a Reaction and start reading! Sign up and log your hours here.

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Teen Movie is Early this Week!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay to be Split into Two MoviesTeen Movie is early this week, Thursday at 5:30 pm in the RPL Community Room. The movie is for ages 13-18 and rated PG-13. Call the library for more info.

Sunday, June 01, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew Puppy Chow

Puppy Chow! Easiest snack ever!!Monday at 6:30 pm, it's Crafty Teen Crew and we're making a delicious and easy to create snack of chocolate and peanut butter goodness! Ages 13-18 come on down to the Community Room and have some!

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Summer Reading is on the Way!

Summer Reading Club is just around the corner, so be on the watch for opportunities to have fun, win prizes and more for just reading!

This Thursday at 6 pm, find out what we will have to offer this summer with snacks and games as we have our teen, SRC Mini Kickoff, then come Saturday, June 7th at 1 pm for or official Teen SRC Kickoff!

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Teen Movie Tonight!

Movie Marathon ChallengeTeen movie tonight is at 6! Our movie is rated PG-13 and is for ages 13-18. Please call for more info!

Monday, May 19, 2014

Slap on!

Crafty Teen Crew again tonight at 6:30 pm. Ages 13-18 come make slap on bracelets!

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Teen Game Night

File:ChessSet.jpgThis Thursday at 6 pm: Teen Game Night! Video Games! Board Games! All sorts of games! Ages 13-18.

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Dinner and a Movie

Join us at 6 p.m. in the Community Room for

Dinner and A Movie

We'll have pizza, drinks, and maybe for dessert some "truffle shuffle" .

Friday, April 25, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: Kites

Come to the Teen Scene

              April 28
                 6:30 p.m.

to make some crafty kites to ring in summer.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Teen Movie: Viewer's Choice

File:Vote icon.svgThis Thursday, you pick the movie! Come vote on a selection of movies and we'll watch the one that gets the most votes! This Thursday at 6 pm in the RPL Community Room! Free popcorn and refreshments too!

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Start Getting Your Cosplays Ready....

Saturday, June 28 the library will be throwing our first ever 

"Fandoms United"

Think of it as a mini Comic Con right here in your local library.  We'll play themed games, discuss, debate, and refute head-cannons and theories, plus we'll be having a cosplay contest with prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.

So get busy planning your costumes!!

Friday, April 18, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: Woven Bracelets

Crafty Teen Crew: Woven Bracelets. This Monday at 6:30 pm, come to the Teen Scene and make bracelets out of embroidery floss! Ages 13-18.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Library Appreciation Night

Celebrate National Library Week with our Library Appreciation Night for Teens! We'll appreciate you by having snacks, games and prizes that test your library knowledge. Plus all the games you've come to expect on the 3rd Thursday of the month. So come on the RPL Community Room this Thursday at 6 pm, if you're ages 13-18.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Monday: Crafty Teen Crew, Pet Rocks!

Join us and create your very own lovable pet rock this Monday at 6:30 pm in the Community Room. Ages 13-18.