Teen Programs

Reading and Writing Programs     Technology
Maker Programs   Film and Video Games  Clubs Volunteer

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special events:

  • Author Event visit Paul Volponi
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    Saturday, August 5, 2017 2:30 pm

    Award winning author of 12 YA books will be here for an interactive presentation on his books and writing. Books will be available for sale and signing. Anyone interested in submitting one page of creative writing for the author’s input and advice please e-mail it to teen@sctylib.org.

Reading and Writing Programs:

  • Battle of the Books
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    Wednesday, June 21, 2017 6:30 pm, Friday, June 23, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, June 28, 2017 6:00 pm, Friday, June 30, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, July 5, 2017 6:00 pm, Friday, July 7, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, July 12, 2017 6:00 pm, Friday, July 14, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, July 19, 2017 6:00 pm, Saturday, July 22, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, July 26, 2017 6:00 pm, Friday, July 28, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, August 2, 2017 6:00 pm, Friday, August 4, 2017 6:00 pm, Wednesday, August 9, 2017 6:00 pm, Friday, August 11, 2017 6:00 pm

    The heat is on this summer as we get ready for Battle of the Books. If you like to read, play trivia, and win, then this program may be for you! This program is for students entering 6th-9th grade in the Fall only!

  • Summer Reading Wrap-up
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    Friday, August 11, 2017 3:00 pm

    Make a seriously scrumptious sundae, play video games and celebrate a successful Summer Teen Reading Club for 2017.

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Technology and Training:

  • 3-D Printing
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    Tuesday, July 18, 2017 3:00 pm, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 3:00 pm

    See the library’s new 3-D printer in action! Using Tinkercad, learn how to turn an idea into a model to be printed on a 3-D printer. Each participant will then have a chance to create an object to be printed.

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MAKER Programs:

  • Balloon Sculptures
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    Tuesday, June 27, 2017 3:00 pm

    Schools out for the summer, so let’s have some fun and make balloon animals.

  • Shake Ice Cream
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    Tuesday, July 11, 2017 3:00 pm

    Making ice cream can be easy and really tasty. You only need the right ingredients, two strong plastic bags, and a little game of catch.

  • Candy Sushi
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    Friday, July 28, 2017 3:00 pm

    Make delicious sushi rolls using various candy.

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Films and Video Games:

  • Kinect Adventures
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    Friday, July 14, 2017 3:00 pm

    Jump dodge, and kick your way through pulse-pounding adventures with your friends.

  • Moana
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    Friday, July 21, 2017 3:00 pm

    Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided.

  • Before I Fall
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    Friday, August 4, 2017 3:00 pm

    Kick back and watch a film with your friends. Snacks provided.

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clubs:

  • Gardening Club
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    Thursday, July 6, 2017 3:00 pm, Thursday, August 3, 2017 3:00 pm

    The Teen Department will be creating a vegetable garden outside the Teen Room windows. Join us as we plan, build, plant and harvest our garden throughout the spring and summer. Community service credit will be provided.

  • Chess Club

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017 3:00 pm, Thursday, August 10, 2017 3:00 pm

    Do you like to play chess? Drop by the Teen Room and play chess with fellow chess players! Chess boards will be available to use.

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Volunteer:

  • Gardening Club
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    Thursday, July 6, 2017 3:00 pm, Thursday, August 3, 2017 3:00 pm

    The Teen Department will be creating a vegetable garden outside the Teen Room windows. Join us as we plan, build, plant and harvest our garden throughout the spring and summer. Community service credit will be provided.

Read a Book Write a Review
Need community service, write a book review.  Read a NEW Young Adult book (fiction, nonfiction, or graphic novel).  When you finish the book, write a review and turn it in at the Adult Reference Desk.  You will receive a certificate for 1.5 hours of community service.  Completed book reviews will be posted on the Teen Good Reads page.  You can do a maximum of three reviews per month.
Click here for review form.

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