Teens

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September

All events are in the Program Room unless otherwise indicated. Snacks and supplies always provided.

Thursday, Sept 10 @ 5 – Make Your Own Pizza Rolls
Join us and learn to make your own pizza rolls. There will be board games, puzzles and mind teasers while we wait for them to cook.  Taste testing is a definite must at this yummy teen DIY.

Saturday, Sept 12 @ 3I Am Number Four, rated PG-13
Relax after that your first week of school by watching a movie with friends, snacking on pizza and popcorn and maybe working our optional DIY – sand sculptures in glass.

Monday, Sept 14 @ 6 – 1st Annual Cup Building Challenge
Did you like Legos or Lincoln Logs as a kid? Do you love to build sand castles? Are you up for any kind of competition? Then this is the program for you. We’ll have 100’s of cups for you use in your own creations. Come build, enjoy others creations and share a little friendly competition.

Thursday, Sept 24 @ 4 – Teens only Maker Space
We’re pulling out the 3D printer and the vinyl cutter for teens only. Make a t-shirt or locker decorations with our vinyl cutter. Download a key chain, I-pod case and more to customize or create something new and have it printed on our 3D printer. Your limits are in your imagination. Training available so come whether your a newbie or a practiced hand.

Monday, Sept 28 @ 6:30 – All Ages 3D printing
You are invited to join us in learning about 3D printing! Two local 3D enthusiasts have volunteered to introduce you to the wonderful world of 3D technology.  They’ll teach you simple ways to get started, help you work through difficulties on existing projects and show you their own printers; built piece by piece themselves.
It’s time to meet this cool new technology or step up your own experience! Registration requested, but NOT required.

Tuesday, Sept 29 @ 6 – the All Ages Book Club will discuss Orphan Train
Please read the book, or at least most of it, for a lively discussion.
This event will be held in the Stride Room.

 

October

All events are in the Program Room unless otherwise indicated. Snacks and supplies always provided.

Thursday, Oct 1 @ 4 – Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
It’s your turn to boss us around. Tell us what events you’d like to see A NPL for teens. Run a program based on your favorite activities. Review books you are reading anyway. Enjoy tasty snacks. And, earn community service hours for school or local organizations. This is a great way to have say in all things Teen and NPL. We are even revamping the YA area and want your thoughts on that too!
This event will be held in the Stride Room.

Monday, Oct 5 @ 4 – Teens Only Maker Space
We’re pulling out the 3D printer and the vinyl cutter for teens only. Make a t-shirt or locker decorations with our vinyl cutter. Download a key chain, I-pod case and more to customize or create something new and have it printed on our 3D printer. Your limits are in your imagination. Training available, so come whether your a newbie or a practiced hand.

Tuesday, Oct 13 @ 6:30 – Northbound Pound Puppies Rescue Event
All ages are invited to learn the rescue process. From finding abandoned dogs in the south, to rescuing unwanted pets from around here, Maia Chrupcala and her rescue team really go the distance. Therapy dogs will be on hand to meet and greet while you learn the proper way to handle and meet dogs for the first time.
This event is open to all ages.

Wednesday, Oct 21 @ 6:30 – 3D Printing with Our Volunteer Enthusiasts
Join our 3D volunteers, Mike and Bobby, for a taste of what’s possible with this coll new technology. Download a key chain, I-pod case and more to customize or create something new and have it printed on our 3D printer. Your limits are in your imagination. Training available, so come whether your a newbie or a practiced hand.

Saturday, Oct 24 @ 3 MockingJay, Part 1
Relax after that some down time watching a movie with friends on our large “screen”, snacking on pizza and popcorn and maybe working our optional DIY.

Tuesday, Oct 27 @ 6 – All Ages Book Club will discuss Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek
Please read the book, or at least most of it, for a lively discussion.
This event will be held in the Stride Room.

Thursday, Oct 29 @ 4 – No Bake Halloween Cookies
’nuff said!

Watch the teen calendar, the library Facebook page, and Twitter account (@NewportLib) or find our info. on  our Teens only Instagram account for details and timely reminders for all our events. Don’t miss out!