Programs and Events for Teens

Fall 2020 Programs

Fall Programs will run from September 21st-November 19th

 

Registration for Fall session is open until October 30th! 

You can register for Fall Programs as of Sept 8th by:

  • Calling Phil at (857) 286-9915
  • Emailing Phil with relevant information: Name, Age, Phone #, Programs you’re interested in, and level of access to technology ex. Phone, Tablet, Laptop, Desktop.

Pre-registration will be closed: Sept 21st at 4:00 PM

Weekly Programs: 

Roblox Group 1

Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM

Engage with your peers in a series of online games or make your own scenarios to share! Roblox meets in the upstairs annex.

 

Roblox Group 2

Thursdays 5:00-6:00 PM

Like Roblox? Get involved with the game design community and learn how to use the Roblox engine toolkit to create your own interactive experiences.

 

The Writer’s Corner

Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30

Have you had a story, character, or maybe just a concept that you have wanted to bring to life via putting it down on paper? Join us in The Writer’s Corner program where we go over the basics of story composition and crafting a manuscript for your epic or short story!

 

Garden Volunteers: Pumpkin Patch Season!

Create your own schedule

Halloween is around the corner and the teen garden is in full pumpkin season. To help cultivate these iconic gourds and take one home for carving at the end of October, sign up and create your own schedule with Phil and get volunteer hours for it!

 

Pre-recorded Lessons: 

Miniature Sculpture Painting Class

Released Every Tuesday

An introduction to the hobby of miniature sculpture painting. Bring fantastic characters to life as you learn about everything from model prep and brush maintenance to painting on a 3D canvas using techniques like layering, low vs high shading, dry brushing, and highlighting.

 

Bi-weekly Programs:

Teen Space: Virtual Edition

Every other Friday @ 4:30 PM

Join a group of your peers to discuss to actively common interests once a month/biweekly. Post on the Library teens Discord thoughts and opinions passively on graphic novels, books, and podcasts. A virtual teen space for our teen patrons!

 

Dungeons & Dragons Group A (Advanced)

Saturday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM (Starting September 26th)

Looking for seasoned adventurers to join us at the library for a monthly installment of the world’s most famous table top RPG, Dungeons & Dragons!

 

Dungeons & Dragons Group B (Beginner)

Saturday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM (Starting October 3rd)

Looking for beginner adventurers to join us at the library for a monthly installment of the world’s most famous table top RPG, Dungeons & Dragons!

 

One-time Programs:

First steps of Animation

Oct. 23rd @ 2:00 PM (One-time)

Come to a digital lesson in animation from a local animation professional. Take the first steps in the animation process with detailed demonstration of story boarding and how to tell your story through drawing!

 

Arctic Ecosystems Series: Indigenous Peoples

Nov. 19th @ 2:30 PM

The long awaited conclusion of Moki Kokoris’ three part series on the Arctic region’s mysteries. Moki returns to speak about the indigenous peoples of the Arctic and their cultures.

Experiences in writing and STEM

Nov. 7th @ 3 PM

Esteemed educator Obed Figueroa joins the library teens to present his experiences writing for children from an academic perspective and promoting awareness around doctors and scientists of color.