Archive for February, 2009

Youth Art Month

Do you like to paint, photograph, draw or write? Come and celebrate your talent during Youth Art Month at the Teen Reading Room. We will be taking inspiration from characters in our favorite books to create collages that will be put on display in the Teen Room. For a snack, we will be decorating some delicious cookies.

The program starts at 6:30pm. Stay for the whole thing, or just stop by!

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Awesome Teen Craft Class: Beadlings!

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Come join us while we learn how to make fun, miniature beaded creatures!

Choose from five cool beadlings: tree frog, lizard, mermaidmermaid, butterfly, or dragonfly.

Use your beadlings to add personality to: 

  • backpacks
  • key chains
  • notebooks
  • cell phones

The class will be held on Wednesday, February 25th in the Teen Room from 6-8 pm. Drop in for a half-an-hour, or stay the whole time!

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Guitar Hero Part II!

This Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 12:00 PM the Teen Reading Room is hosting the second installment of our Guitar Hero Tournament will be taking place. Come by to show your mad guitar skills, enjoy some good food and maybe even win a prize. Sign in starts at 11:30 AM.

Get ready to ROCK!

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Laptops for Use at the Library!

The Teen Reading Room is now offering laptops for use in the library! We have Microsoft Software including WORD, EXCEL and POWERPOINT as well as internet access. Two of our laptops also have MovieMaker software.

Please stop by the Teen Desk to sign the agreement and start using!

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Adult Gaming Workshop, A BIG Success

Last night, the Teen Reading Room held its first ever Adult Gaming Workshop. The participants learned about operating a Wii console and enjoyed a few rounds of Wii Sports and Mario SuperSluggers. If your parents or teachers are interested in learning about video games, this is the perfect class for them! Stay tuned for our next session!

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Adult Gaming Workshop, A BIG Success!

The Teen Reading Room hosted its first installment of our Adult Gaming Workshop series. Participants learned the mechanics of operating the Wii and had a great time playing Wii Sports and Mario SuperSluggers. If your parents or teachers want to learn about video gaming, let them know about our once-a-month workshops. Stay tuned for the next date!

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Happy Anti-Valentine’s Day!

A great time was had by all on Saturday, February 14th at our Anti-Valentine’s Day bash! We had some delicious broken heart cookies and brownies, made duct tape roses, played “Pin the Ax on Your Ex” and had a few rounds of Karaoke and DDR. Hope your Valentine’s Day was just as fun!

Carrie Wins "Pin the Ax on Your Ex!"
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Making Duct Tape Roses

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Karoke!

Karoke!

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