Teen/Tween

Special Programs

Haunted Lock-in
Are you brave enough to stay in the Library after the doors lock and the lights go out? Students in grades 6-12 are invited to this after-hours event for terrifying games and activities. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. Attendees must sign up at the Youth Services Desk by October 12.
October 13, 4:30-9 p.m.

Monthly Programs
Monthly programs meet as noted.

Anime Daze!
Anime screenings, related special activities, prizes and snacks for students in grades 6-12. Registration not required. This program meets on the first Wednesday of each month, September-May from 4:30-6 p.m.
2017 dates: September 6, October 4, November 1, & December 6

AnimePhiles
Join other anime fans for occasional screenings throughout the school year. Open to high school students and recent graduates. Meetings feature screenings and discussion appropriate for older audiences. Pre-registration is not required.
2017 dates: October 7 & November 4, 1-3:30 p.m.

Bibliomaniacs
Hang out at this book club for high school teens and talk about your favorite books! Just bring the book you're currently reading, just finished, or any of your favorites to talk about and fancast over snacks. The program meets on the third Wednesday of every month (except August and December) from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
2017 dates:September 20, October 18, & November 15

Gaming Unplugged
Join fellow gamers for an afternoon of chess, table-top games and role-playing games on the second Sunday of the month from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Games will be provided, or you may bring your own. All ages welcome.
2017 dates:September 10, October 8, November 12, & December 10.

Random Fandom
What's your fandom? The Teen Advisory Group will randomly select one fandom to feature each month with crafts, games and trivia. Attend Random Fandom for your chance to suggest fandoms for consideration! No registration is required. Open to grades 6-12. The program is held on the second Thursday of the month, September-May from 4:00-5:30 p.m.
2017 dates:September 14, October 12, November 9, & December 14

Teen Advisory Group
TAG members will be given the opportunity to plan programs, select books and other materials, and earn volunteer hours. Members may not have more than three unexcused absences. Open to grades 6-12. The program meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month (except June, July, and December) from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
**Special August Meeting: Wednesday, August 23 from 3:30-5:30 p.m.**
2017 dates:September 17, October 25, & November 22 (Special meeting time for November: 3-5 p.m.)

Teen Writing Group
Are you interested in creative writing and want the chance to practice your skills and share your work with others? The Teen Writing Group is open to all in grades 6-12 and meets on the second Wednesday of the month (except August) from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Each meeting will have creative writing exercises and tips, and everyone will have the option to share a page of their writing.
2017 dates:September 13, October 11, November 8, & December 13