Teens Events

Teen Art Club (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Come and discuss your newest creations, what you've been working on, and what inspires you. Teens will have a chance to share their art work and work on their current project. Each meeting will have a loose theme, but feel free to bring and share anything your working on.

March 17: Characters
April 14: Sketching
May 12: Chalk Art

Register with the best email to send you an invite to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Pride Month Book Discussion

Thursday, June 17, 2021 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
We’re discussing books that feature LGBTQIT+ characters. Choose a book from our curated book list or one of your own.
Pride Book List
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Teens

Chalk Art in the Park

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join the TeenSpace Art Club for an evening of rainbow-y, chalk-y goodness! We will be set up with chalk on the West Plaza. Please wear clothes that can get dusty/stained with chalk!
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club (virtual)

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

If you have already registered or joined before, no need to register again, just join us in our Kast viewing room.
Event Type: 
Teens

Safety Pin Art

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
With so many awesome crafts made with Safety Pins and Beads, we've decided to join the fun. Stop by and visit us on the West Plaza as we make Earrings, Other Jewelry, Pins, Flags, or anything else you can think of!
Event Type: 
Teens

Resist! An Activism Workshop for Everyone (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 7:00pm
Are you ready to resist? Learn about activism and organizing and gain skills to take on change-making work yourself in this workshop led by activist and writer, KaeLyn Rich, author of Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution.

Register with the best email to be invited to our virtual teenspace.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft (Virtual)

Thursday, June 24, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Life Size Games

Friday, June 25, 2021 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm
Join us on the West Plaza to play giant versions of classic games, including tic-tac-toe, Connect Four, and Chutes and Ladders.
Event Type: 
Teens

ACT Practice Test (Virtual)

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Students taking the ACT have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.

StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from their home. Full length practice tests are the single best way to prepare for the real thing, and participating students receive a detailed analysis that breaks down how they did by section, question type, and content area so they can get a sense for where they might want to do some review prior to the real thing.

Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Insider's Guide to the College Planning Process

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
This workshop includes a deep dive into the financial strategies that families can use to afford college and how the new FAFSA rules will impact them. Families will learn how to compare the net price of college instead of the sticker price and other important college planning techniques.

Register HERE
Event Type: 
Teens
Adults

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Monday, July 5, 2021 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
June 16: Framed Self Portrait
July 14: Zine Kit

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Sketchbooks in the Park

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Looking to enjoy a sunny evening in the park with sketchbooks and good company? Join the TeenSpace Art Club as we chill in the park and draw together!
Sketchbooks will not be provided, please remember to bring your own sketchbook, notebook, or digital drawing pad.
Event Type: 
Teens

D&D One Shot (Virtual)

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly D&D one-shot adventures. We’ll have rotating DMs and you can bring your own character sheets or use one of ours.

Register with the best email to receive an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Among Us Gaming (Virtual)

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft (Virtual)

Thursday, July 8, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Paint Like Frida Art Kit (Teen)

Monday, July 12, 2021 (All day)
grades 6-12
Register to pick up an art kit that can be used with our Paint Like Frida recorded art class! Limited kits available. Art kits can be picked up in the library's Teen Services department beginning July 5.
Event Type: 
Teens

Paint Like Frida Recording

Monday, July 12, 2021 (All day)
All ages
Register to receive a link to a recorded art class. Learn about painter Frida Kahlo and copy one of her portraits with art teacher Christine Thornton. Registered participants can view the class through Sunday, July 18.
Event Type: 
Children
Teens
Adults

Tie Dye in the Park

Monday, July 12, 2021 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Meet on the West Plaza to play with Tie Dye! We'll have bandana's to Tie Dye, but participants are welcome to bring an item of their own instead.
Event Type: 
Teens

Paint Like Frida Recording

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 (All day)
All ages
Register to receive a link to a recorded art class. Learn about painter Frida Kahlo and copy one of her portraits with art teacher Christine Thornton. Registered participants can view the class through Sunday, July 18.
Event Type: 
Children
Teens
Adults

SAT Practice Test (Virtual)

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Students taking the SAT have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.

StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from their home. Full length practice tests are the single best way to prepare for the real thing, and participating students receive a detailed analysis that breaks down how they did by section, question type, and content area so they can get a sense for where they might want to do some review prior to the real thing.

Event Type: 
Teens

Paint Like Frida Recording

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 (All day)
All ages
Register to receive a link to a recorded art class. Learn about painter Frida Kahlo and copy one of her portraits with art teacher Christine Thornton. Registered participants can view the class through Sunday, July 18.
Event Type: 
Children
Teens
Adults

Paint Like Frida Recording

Thursday, July 15, 2021 (All day)
All ages
Register to receive a link to a recorded art class. Learn about painter Frida Kahlo and copy one of her portraits with art teacher Christine Thornton. Registered participants can view the class through Sunday, July 18.
Event Type: 
Children
Teens
Adults

Paint Like Frida Recording

Friday, July 16, 2021 (All day)
All ages
Register to receive a link to a recorded art class. Learn about painter Frida Kahlo and copy one of her portraits with art teacher Christine Thornton. Registered participants can view the class through Sunday, July 18.
Event Type: 
Children
Teens
Adults

Paint Like Frida Recording

Saturday, July 17, 2021 (All day)
All ages
Register to receive a link to a recorded art class. Learn about painter Frida Kahlo and copy one of her portraits with art teacher Christine Thornton. Registered participants can view the class through Sunday, July 18.
Event Type: 
Children
Teens
Adults

Chalk Art in the Park

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join the TeenSpace Art Club for an evening of rainbow-y, chalk-y goodness! We will be set up with chalk on the West Plaza. Please wear clothes that can get dusty/stained with chalk!
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Art Club (Virtual)

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Come and discuss your newest creations, what you've been working on, and what inspires you. Teens will have a chance to share their art work and work on their current project. Each meeting will have a loose theme, but feel free to bring and share anything your working on.

March 17: Characters
April 14: Sketching
May 12: Chalk Art

Register with the best email to send you an invite to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Live Action Among Us

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Join us in Adams Park to play a live action version of Among Us.
Event Type: 
Teens

Flower Planting

Thursday, July 22, 2021 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Are you wanting to add some color to your garden, or a room? We'll be helping you set up a small flower garden which you can either keep inside, or transfer to an outdoor flower pot or the ground. Feel free to bring your own flower pot (if you have one), but we'll provide a container, soil, seeds, and some instructions on how to care for your plants.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft (Virtual)

Thursday, July 22, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

DIY Neon Sign

Thursday, July 29, 2021 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us in the park to design and create your own neon light sign.
Event Type: 
Teens

Among Us Gaming (Virtual)

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Sketchbooks in the Park

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Looking to enjoy a sunny evening in the park with sketchbooks and good company? Join the TeenSpace Art Club as we chill in the park and draw together!
Sketchbooks will not be provided, please remember to bring your own sketchbook, notebook, or digital drawing pad.
Event Type: 
Teens

D&D One Shot (Virtual)

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly D&D one-shot adventures. We’ll have rotating DMs and you can bring your own character sheets or use one of ours.

Register with the best email to receive an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft (Virtual)

Thursday, August 12, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Art Club (Virtual)

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Come and discuss your newest creations, what you've been working on, and what inspires you. Teens will have a chance to share their art work and work on their current project. Each meeting will have a loose theme, but feel free to bring and share anything your working on.

March 17: Characters
April 14: Sketching
May 12: Chalk Art

Register with the best email to send you an invite to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Chalk Art in the Park

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join the TeenSpace Art Club for an evening of rainbow-y, chalk-y goodness! We will be set up with chalk on the West Plaza. Please wear clothes that can get dusty/stained with chalk!
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft (Virtual)

Thursday, August 26, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens