Teens

YA is getting a new librarian and  a new space.  Ms. Gretchen starts January 18th.  Come on in to meet her and explore all of the changes in the YA department.  Coming soon: separate study and hang out areas, new computer tables, a gaming system, comfy seating and more.
Changes are afoot @ your library!

January

January 1st and 2nd The library will be closed in celebration of New Year’s.

Tuesday, January 3rd from 5-7pm in the Maker Lab
Open Studio time. All patrons, 12 year and up, are invited to check out our maker lab. We have 2 iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, 2 3D printers, a 3D scanner (help us learn how it works :), a vinyl cutter and heat press. This is an independent work time to check out the lab, our equipment and work on your projects. Ms. Becky will be available for questions and trouble shooting.

Monday, January 9th @5:30 in the Stride Room
Our teen advisory board will meets monthly to discuss things “teen” in the library. This month, we’ll create displays based on your interests and turn in book reviews.  Snacks are always provided.  See you there.

Tuesday, January 10th from 5-7pm in the Maker Lab
Open Studio time. All patrons, 12 year and up, are invited to check out our maker lab. We have 2 iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, 2 3D printers, a 3D scanner (help us learn how it works :), a vinyl cutter and heat press. This is an independent work time to check out the lab, our equipment and work on your projects. Ms. Becky will be available for questions and trouble shooting.

Thursday, January 12th @ 5 in the Maker Lab
Are you a Super-Who-Lock afficianado?  Do you still carry a wand in your boot?  It’s a 3D free-for-all for fans. If we can find it or you can create it, you can design and print a 3D pendant of your passion for your neck, book bag zipper, keychain and more.

Tuesday, January 17th from 5-7pm in the Maker Lab
Open Studio time. All patrons, 12 year and up, are invited to check out our maker lab. We have 2 iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, 2 3D printers, a 3D scanner (help us learn how it works :), a vinyl cutter and heat press. This is an independent work time to check out the lab, our equipment and work on your projects. Ms. Becky will be available for questions and trouble shooting.

Thursday, January 19th @ 5 in the Program Room
Cabin Fever Snacks for Teens!  We’ll make our own rice crispy snacks and then decorate them with frosting, sprinkles – google eyes and more!
Supplies provided.

Monday, January 23rd @1 in the Maker Lab
Tech 4 Teens – Learn Scratch programming with librarians, Ms. Melissa and Ms. Becky.

Tuesday, January 24th from 5-7pm in the Maker Lab
Open Studio time. All patrons, 12 year and up, are invited to check out our maker lab. We have 2 iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, 2 3D printers, a 3D scanner (help us learn how it works :), a vinyl cutter and heat press. This is an independent work time to check out the lab, our equipment and work on your projects. Ms. Becky will be available for questions and trouble shooting.

Thursday, January 26th @ 5 in the Stride Room
Stylize your Hats and Mittens!  We’ll have felt, feathers, yarn and more; you bring the hats and mittens. We’ll have scissors, patterns, needles and thread.  It’s time to add something of your own to those store bought hats and mittens.  Whether you are a novice or experienced sewer, you are bound to leave with accessories reflecting your own personal style  Snacks, supplies, and simple sewing instruction, provided!

Monday, January 30th @1 in the Program Room
Dinner & a Movie. Pizza, popcorn and an optional hands on project provided. So bring your friends and chill!

Tuesday, January 31st from 5-7pm in the Maker Lab
Open Studio time. All patrons, 12 year and up, are invited to check out our maker lab. We have 2 iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, 2 3D printers, a 3D scanner (help us learn how it works :), a vinyl cutter and heat press. This is an independent work time to check out the lab, our equipment and work on your projects. Ms. Becky will be available for questions and trouble shooting.

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