Teen/Tween

FANDOMiCON
Do you stan Dean Winchester? Do you get in Twitter feuds over Doctor Who? Or are shipping wars destroying the fandom that you’d just like to enjoy? Come to FANDOMiCON, an after-hours lock-in for grades 6-12 that celebrates the best of everything fandom. Dress in cosplay to rep your fandom and compete in hilarious games to try to win a door prize! Pizza and snacks will be provided. You must have a signed permission slip to attend the lock-in, so pick one up at the Youth Services Desk and turn it in when you arrive. Don’t forget, you must be in the Library before the doors lock at 5 p.m.!
Saturday, February 16
4:30-9 p.m.


International Tabletop Day!


Join us as we host "International Tabletop Day!" Bring your family and friends to the table top open house. Play old favorites, bring one from home, or learn a new game! All games will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there!
Saturday, April 27
1 - 4:30 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 4-5:30 p.m.
2019 dates: January 2, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, September 4, October 2, November 6, December 4.

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.
2019 dates: January 16, February 20, March 20, April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, September 18, October 16, November 20.

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 1:30-4:30 p.m. Games will be provided, or you may bring your own. All ages welcome.
2019 dates:January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, July 14, September 8, October 13, November 10, December 8.

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 4-5:30 p.m.
2019 dates:January 10, February 14, March 14, April 11, May 9, September 12, October 10, November 14, December 12.

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.
2019 dates:January 23, February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22, August 28, September 25, October 23, November 27.

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.
2019 dates:January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, July 10, September 11, October 9, November 13, December 11.