Monday, March 31, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: Tie Dye

File:TieDyeShirtMpegMan.jpgAges 13-18 come on down to the library at 6:30 pm tonight. Join us to make your own vibrant tie-dye clothes! Refresh an old white shirt, skirt, or even an old pair of socks from home. Have nothing to dye? No problem! We will have a limited selection of garments available to dye. 

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Waiting for Divergent? Looking for Another Good Read?

So you've read Divergent, or you've requested a hold on it and are waiting for your turn? Here's a list from Lawrence Public Library in Lawrence, KS of books to read to sate the appetite of you Divergent starved fans:

The Sin-Eater’s Confession – Ilsa J. Bick

This novel is a confessional letter written by a military medic who is telling the story of what really happened to a odd and artistic friend who was the victim of a hate crime. The reader will have to determine how truthful Ben’s confession is.

I, Witness  - Norah McClintock

In this graphic novel, Boone witnesses a murder and fears for his own life if he turns the killers over to the police. Will be be brave enough to tell the truth?

Liar  - Justine Larbalestier

Micah is a compulsive liar who becomes a suspect in the murder of her boyfriend and finally has to start telling the truth.

Chanda’s Secrets - Allan Stratton

This Printz honor winning book set in Southern Africa where people are dying of aids is all about the harmful nature of secrets the the power of the truth.

The Truth About Forever – Sarah Dessen

Marcy is spending the summer silently grieving the loss of her father when she meets a boy she can finally tell the truth about how she feels.


Teen Thursdays: Get Creative at the library! Doodle and act at this teen event. Refreshments provided, ages 13-18. 6 pm.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Crushed Cans

Our Tolkien Movie Marathon is still going on, tomorrow is the last day! But also check out our Crushed Can Art craft just for teens tonight at 6:30 pm! 

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Tolkien Movie Marathon

This Saturday at 1pm, then continuing Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday at 1 pm, come enjoy our JRR Tolkien movie marathon where we show movies based on his books. The films are are rated PG-13 and our open to young and old alike. Free refreshments!

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Teen Game Night

File:SNES-Mod1-Console-Set.jpgTeen Game Night: SNES retro playing. This Thursday at 6 pm in the Community Room. Ages 13-18.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Crafty Teen Crew: St Patty's Day Hats

pathat.jpg - Saint Patrick's Day HatCrafty Teen Crew this Monday at 6:30 pm: St Patrick's Day hats! come on down and be festive! Ages 13-18.

Friday, March 14, 2014

It's Pi Day!


Celebrate by grabbing a slice of your favourite pie and maybe do some of your math homework.


Learn more about Pi Day: 

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Teen Movie

This Thursday at 6 pm, it's Teen Movie Night: Free popcorn and drinks! The movie is rated PG-13. Call for information.

Monday, March 10, 2014

Duct Tape Phone Cases

It's Duct Tape again at Crafty Teen Crew tonight at 6:30. This week we're making phone cases. Create a carrying case for yourself to take home! Ages 13-18.

Saturday, March 08, 2014

Teen Tech Week

All right, all you little teen techers.  Teen Tech Week  2014 is here!

We've got all kinds of techno fun for ya.

Starting today, March 9, stop by the Teen Scene to compete in our QR Code Scavenger Hunt!  Fill out your card and turn it into the box by March 15 for a chance to win some terrific techy prizes.

Monday, March 10 we're making duct tape cases for all your cool gadgets.  6:30 in the Community Room!

That's not all though!  Oooh no!  Thursday we are watching the futuristic Ender's Game to wrap up our Teen Tech Week.

So be sure to stop by and share in the love of modern doodads and thingamajigs!

Friday, March 07, 2014


Minecraft at 1p.m. in the Glotzbecker room!
Saturday, March 8th 

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Teen Movie Night! At 5:30

File:Comic Book - Man of Steel 1 (1986).pngOur Teen Movie this week starts at 5:30 pm! Steel yourself! Man are you going to love this one!

Saturday, March 01, 2014

Non-Stop Movies

We'll be showing movies non-stop in the TEEN SCENE today.  Stop by and catch a flick.

[Don't forget about Writer's Group at 2!]