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Teen Events

Thursday, June 22
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Explore fairy arts and crafts with artist Janell Mithani. Each participant will build their own Fairy Garden. For teens 13-18. Please note, first come, first served as craft supplies are limited.   This event is part of our weekly Teen Summer Reading program lineup.        
Tuesday, June 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Catherin Pomposi, a researcher at UC Santa Barbara, for a discussion of the graphic book Climate Changed by Philippe Squarzoni. Pick up a free copy at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk later in June, but remember supplies are limited!
Thursday, June 29
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens 13-18 are invited to spend an afternoon playing huge versions of popular games as well as a Jenga showdown which will use books instead of blocks. Snacks & refreshments too!   This event is part of our weekly Teen Summer Reading program lineup.  
Saturday, July 01
3:00pm - 4:45pm
The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them. Celebrate summer, reading, and work towards building a better world! Fun for all ages, from...
Thursday, July 06
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you a fan of anime and manga? Join us to pick up some step-by-step drawing techniques during this free workshop for teens with artist Carlos Nieto. Snacks and supplies provided. For teens 13-18.   This event is part of our weekly Teen Summer Reading program lineup.  
Saturday, July 08
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Spend the afternoon crafting a nature journal, pinecone bird feeder, and decorating a birdhouse. Celebrate summer, reading, and work towards building a better world! Fun for all ages, from children to adults. No registration is required, but please note that space and supplies are limited. Children...
Monday, July 10
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Monday, July 10
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Wednesday, July 12
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop in at the this fun program and learn about new books! When you hear about a book that interests you, you can check it out - but you don't find out the title and see the cover of the book until you get to the checkout desk. What better way to open your mind to something new? 
Thursday, July 13
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens 13-18 are invited to harvest their own crystals during this mini workshop. Snacks & refreshments are included.   This event is part of our weekly Teen Summer Reading program lineup.  
Saturday, July 15
3:00pm - 4:45pm
In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. Celebrate summer, reading, and work towards building a better world! Fun for all ages, from children to adults. No registration is required, but please...
Thursday, July 20
2:00pm - 4:00pm
"In a Wonderland they lie, Dreaming as the days go by, Dreaming as the summers die...."   Catch a free movie screening of Alice Through the Looking Glass for teens 13-18. Snacks & refreshments too!   This event is part of our weekly Teen Summer Reading program lineup.    
Saturday, July 22
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Test your architectural skills as we build different structures using only recycled materials. Celebrate summer, reading, and work towards building a better world! Fun for all ages, from children to adults. No registration is required, but please note that space and supplies are limited. Children...
Thursday, July 27
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate the close of the 2017 Build a Better World Teen Summer Reading Program. Teens 13-18 are invited to make their own buttons and everyone will receive a free book (or 2 or 3....). Snacks & refreshments too!   This event is part of our weekly Teen Summer Reading program lineup.  
Saturday, July 29
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a lively game of loteria! A fun afternoon for the whole family. Celebrate summer, reading, and work towards building a better world! Fun for all ages, from children to adults. No registration is required, but please note that space and supplies are limited. Children 12 years and younger...
Monday, August 14
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Monday, September 11
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Monday, October 09
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Monday, November 13
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Monday, December 11
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...