Teens

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

September Events

Pizza & A Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2

Thursday, Sept. 21, 3:45pm — 6pm
Sohier Room
Join us for Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 (PG-13) on the big screen…with free pizza!

 

Intro to 3D Printing & Design

3D Printer

Thursday, Sept. 28, 3:45-5:15pm
Sohier Room
In this introductory program you will learn the basics of working with the 3D printer and simple design using Thingiverse and SketchUp software. You will design a simple object which you’ll be able to print at later time. Open to age 12-18. Bring your laptop! (A limited number of laptops will be available to borrow.)

 

YALSA Teens’ Top Ten Voting is Open!

If I Was Your Girl….Scythe….This Is Where It Ends…..Heartless….
Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Voting is open from August 15 to through Teen Read Week, which is October 8-14, 2017!  Vote for up to 3 Books.

October Events

Count the Candy Corn Contest

October 2 – 31
Stop by the YA area and take a guess at how many candy corns are in the jar.  The closest guess wins bragging rights and the jar of candy corn!  All entries must be received by 5pm on October 31st.

 

Summer Reading Art Gallery Opening Celebration

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 6:30 — 8pm
Sohier Room

Briscoe Middle School and Beverly High School will host an art display in the Sohier Room of the Beverly Public Library that brings the reading experiences of Beverly teens to life. The students read a wide range of books, from the amusing Modern Romance, to the suspenseful The Girl I Used to Be, to the inspiring I Am Malala.  Students produced creative responses to the books they read, including drawings, posters, paintings, dioramas, and more.  Celebrate the opening of the art exhibit and enjoy some light refreshments! This event is open to patrons of all ages.

 

Pizza & A Movie: Wonder Woman

Thursday, Oct. 5, 3:45pm — 6pm
Sohier Room
Join us for Wonder Woman (PG-13) on the big screen…with free pizza!

 

Paint Your Own Pumpkin

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 3:45pm — 4:45pm
Sohier Room
We’ll have mini pumpkins, paint supplies, and snacks of course. Come show off your pumpkin decorating skills!

 

Pizza Book Club

Monday, Oct. 16, 3:45pm — 4:45pm
Sohier Room
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 Juvie Three by Gordon Korman. Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor of the library. This event requires registration. Click here to sign up.