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Submitted by: ECaswell on 07/11/2018 - 1:30pm
Have you ever wanted to write music? Well, you've got to start somewhere! Join us this summer for the Teen Songwriters Series to make your musical debut. The first session will be about writing lyrics on July 11th @ 2pm in the Teen Space. If you missed out, you can look at some PowerPoint slides that will help you get started.https://drive.google.com/open?id=...
Submitted by: MDeSantis on 06/15/2018 - 1:12pm
Come to Wilcox Park and check out the new teen space community garden!  Located on the hill behind the pond,  the garden is a teen foray into going green.  We want you to come and plant and garden with us!  Teens (ages 12 to 18) are welcome to come garden with the library all summer long.  You can earn volunteer hours by getting dirty and learning about the Earth.   During the summer, we will be out most nice days to water, weed...
Submitted by: MDeSantis on 05/02/2018 - 2:46pm
What does the word "radical" mean to you?  Today, we use it to mean something is "cool," or "far out," but it literally means "of or pertaining to the root, having roots."  Come discuss this and other unconventional ideas in the Teen Space, once a month on Tuesdays at our new Radical Book Club.  We will challenge each other's thinking and engage in thoughtful debate, grounded in monthly readings of fiction and non-fiction.  Readings will be...
Submitted by: ECaswell on 04/04/2018 - 5:44pm
It’s time, not just for April showers, but also National Poetry Month! Over the years, poetry has gotten a bad rep (that’s reputation – not repetition, which is a poetic device). It brings up painful images of sitting in rows of classroom desks, counting syllables, and failing to remember the difference between iambs and trochees. Not to mention struggling to decode Shakespearean sonnets. Luckily for us, poetry is very much alive and breathing...
Submitted by: Miss Krystal on 12/04/2017 - 11:49am
Submitted by: KMatthews on 06/12/2017 - 4:03pm
It's that time of year again! Summer reading will be in full swing by the end of June. How does the program work for teens?  For every book, magazine, manga, graphic novel, etcc. you read, you fill out one card (available in the Teen Space). Every card you fill out automatically earns you a free small prize.  Enter your card into the drawing for one of our five fabulous prize packs! We'll have prize packs for: Harry Potter, book lovers, craft...
Submitted by: KMatthews on 08/06/2016 - 3:51pm
We wrapped up summer reading yesterday. It will be a while before all the total numbers are tallied, but here are some fast facts: We read almost 300 books The highest attended program was Teen Iron Chef with 33 people Five prize packs were awarded to five different people Everyone who participated read a different book Pizza and ice cream sandwiches are the way to a teen's heart   I want to thank you all for participating. I was amazed at how...
Submitted by: KMatthews on 06/06/2016 - 4:02pm
It's that time of year again! Summer reading will be in full swing by the end of June. How does the program work for teens?  For every book, magazine, manga, graphic novel, etcc. you read, you fill out one card (available in the Teen Space). Every card you fill out automatically earns you a free small prize.  Enter your card into the drawing for one of our five fabulous prize packs! We'll have prize packs for: nerdfighters, book lovers, pizza...
Submitted by: KMatthews on 05/12/2016 - 3:26pm
For Battle of the Books, The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim won! If you haven't read it, stop by the library to check it out! For Battle of the Fandoms, Harry Potter was the winner! Shadowhunters came in a close second. Stay tuned for our next battle!
Submitted by: SBarta on 03/30/2016 - 2:01pm
We are down to the final two books: V for Vendetta and The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim.  Which should win?   Loading...

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