Watch the teen calendar, Pinterest page (Teens @ Newport Public Library) or the library Facebook page and Twitter account (@NewportLib) for details and timely reminders for all our events. Don’t miss out!
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Upcoming author visits.
Wednesday, December 11 @5:30pm in the Program Room
Code: the foundation for everything you do on the computer.
Come play games developed by the likes of Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg using everyone’s favorite Angry Birds and Zombies. In the process, you’ll learn the basics of coding. Computers, internet and snacks by the library.
Teen Advisory Board
What is it? A group of teens (that’s you) from 7th—12th grade who meet with me (a teen librarian) to tell me what you think about teen programming, the library web presence and more.
Time spent at meetings and working on board activities will qualify for school/NHS community service.
November 7 @ 4pm
December 5 @ 4pm
Join Ms. Colleen in the program room for monthly gaming sessions. You can play, laugh, talk and snack down there!
Thursday, September 12 @ 4pm
Tuesday, October 15 @ 4pm
Tuesday, November 12 @ 4pm
Tuesday, December 10 @ 4pm
Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the Program room
Pizza, soda and popcorn provided.
Bring your friends and enjoy great movies together!
September 18 – Pitch Perfect – PG-13
Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school’s all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition. (www.imdb.com Sept. 4, 2013)
October 23 – Hocus Pocus – PG
After 300 years, three sister witches are resurrected in Salem Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it us up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to the witches reign of terror once and for all. (www.imdb.com Oct. 4, 2013) Sarah Jessica Parker before Sex in the City!
November 20 – Grown Ups – PG-13
After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend. (www.imdb.com Dec. 4, 2013)
December18 – Elf – PG
After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity. (www.imdb.com)
Get your hands dirty and release your creativity (everyone has some). We’ll provide supplies and snacks; you do the rest.
Thursday, September 26 @ 4 - duck tape has been used to making everything from cell phone charms to prom gowns. Come see what you can create using one of our patters or your own design.
Thursday, October 31 @ 6:30 – Halloween Party with a Costume Contest and D.I.Y. black and orange luminaries for your walkway, home or your own space. Creepy and cool!
Monday, December 30 @ 5:30- decades ago adults created their own crepe paper hats as part of New Year’s party planning. We’ve found some patterns and would love to do it with you. Create it and decorate it and you’ll be ready to ring in 2014 in style!
NoveList is your guide to fiction reading. Find book awards lists, author biographies, recommended reads, and books like the one you just finished and loved.
Video Hound’s Golden Movie Retriever reviews movies that are available on DVD or VHS. Each entry includes title, alternate title, one-to four-bone rating, year released, MPAA rating, brief review, length, format, country of origin, cast, technical personnel, awards and made-for-television/cable/video designations.
And, an entire webpage of fun on-links gathered for you.