Teens

Teen events are only for those in grades 6 – 12.

December Events

foxornHoliday Henna and More
Friday, Dec. 9 (NO SCHOOL DAY!), 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Celebrate NO SCHOOL DAY with us! Get a henna tattoo and make a DIY ornament to give as a gift (or keep for yourself. We won’t tell). FREE. For teens in grades 6-12 only. Snacks & all materials provided. Must bring signed permission slip – available in the Teen Department of the library or click here to print one out.

 

Anime Club
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 3:30 PM — 5:30 PM
Eat snacks and have fun watching anime with other fans! No registration required.

poetry-21st21st Annual Teen Poetry Contest

Calling all teen poets! Starting Weds., January 4, the library will accept entries from local teens in grades 6 through 12 for our Annual Teen Poetry Contest. The contest will close for entries on Friday, March 3, 2017 at 4 PM. Finalists will be invited to read their poems aloud and winners will receive cash prizes at our Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony & Reception on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Complete information about the contest, including rules, submission form, and other details, will be posted here by the opening date.

 

January Events

raftcoverPizza Book Club
Weds., Jan. 11, 3:45 PM — 4:45 PM
Read a great book, discuss it, and eat free pizza! Pizza Book Club is open to teens in grades 6-12, but is especially good for middle school. (Briscoe students: Ask your ELA or Reading teacher if Pizza Book Club can fulfill your independent reading requirement.) Our book this quarter is The Raft by S. A. Bodeen. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor of the library, or click here to request one online. This event requires registration. Click here to sign up!

 

Anime Club
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 3:30 PM — 5:30 PM
Eat snacks and have fun watching anime with other fans! No registration required.