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Teen Events

Saturday, September 23
11:00am - 2:00pm
Students in grades 9th through 12th are invited to take a full-length practice SAT Exam proctored by C2 Education. Register online or at the Teen Desk as space is limited. On the day of the exam students are asked to please arrive on time and bring two no.2 pencils and a calculator. There is no fee...
Tuesday, September 26
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a Banned Books Week Trivia Night!  Teams of up to 5 people will compete for awesome prizes in several rounds of banned books-themed trivia.   Not great at trivia? There's even a prize for best team name, so gather your friends and head to the Library during Banned Books Week 2017!
Thursday, September 28
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Teens 13-18 are invited to partake in this Banned Books #shelfie challenge. Participants will receive a game card that will take them throughout the library. Each clue will give them an opportunity to take a “shelfie” – a bookshelf selfie. Once they complete the challenge (and post to Instagram),...
Saturday, September 30
11:00am - 2:00pm
Join us for an epic celebration of Banned Books Week for all ages! We'll have two events in Reese Hall and everyone can participate! Cookbook Club Banned Books Themed Cook-Off (11am) Choose any dish--sweet or savory--that fits in with our Banned Book theme. Try...
Tuesday, October 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in this gripping and uplifting tale of human survival. 
Tuesday, October 03
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Catherin Pomposi, a researcher at UC Santa Barbara, for a discussion of the book Fields Notes From a Catastrophe by  Elizabeth...
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...
Tuesday, October 10
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for a free screening of the film The Islands and The Whales a film by Mike Day. The Danish Faroe Islanders have long practiced whaling but changes to the environment threaten their way of life. This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning film series on PBS.
Wednesday, October 11
3:30pm - 4:30pm
TAB is the library’s Teen Advisory Board and they help us with all teen services. For teens ages 14 to 18.
Thursday, October 12
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tweens and teens (ages 11-17) are invited to participate in a workshop where they will learn hands-on how to do LED-Conductive Sewing using LED technology and simple sewing techniques. Each participant will make one project to keep and take home. Funded by the Edison International Grant. Please...
Friday, October 13
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Every month teens are invited to an afternoon of Wii games and board games along with snacks. We also have many new Wii titles available including Guitar Hero, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Madden NFL 13, Donkey Kong, and Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing. For teens 13-18.
Saturday, October 14
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet local authors, learn about their books and have the opportunity to buy a signed copy at this fun event!
Tuesday, October 17
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Catherine Pomposi, a researcher at UC Santa Barbara, for a discussion of the book Storm Surge: Hurricane Sandy, Our Changing Climate, and Extreme Weather of the Past and Future by Adam Sobel. Tonight's discussion will include the devastating and unprecedented events...
Thursday, October 26
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Teens are invited to participate in a Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children-themed Escape Room. By unlocking a series of challenges, teens will reveal a set of clues that will ultimately gain them their freedom from the escape room. Door prizes, snacks, and refreshments too! For...
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...
Saturday, November 18
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Every month teens are invited to an afternoon of Wii games and board games along with snacks. We also have many new Wii titles available including Guitar Hero, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Madden NFL 13, Donkey Kong, and Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing. For teens 13-18.
Friday, December 08
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Every month teens are invited to an afternoon of Wii games and board games along with snacks. We also have many new Wii titles available including Guitar Hero, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Madden NFL 13, Donkey Kong, and Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing. For teens 13-18.
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...
Wednesday, December 13
3:30pm - 4:30pm
TAB is the library’s Teen Advisory Board and they help us with all teen services. For teens ages 14 to 18.
Wednesday, January 10
3:30pm - 4:30pm
TAB is the library’s Teen Advisory Board and they help us with all teen services. For teens ages 14 to 18.
Wednesday, February 14
3:30pm - 4:30pm
TAB is the library’s Teen Advisory Board and they help us with all teen services. For teens ages 14 to 18.
Wednesday, March 14
3:30pm - 4:30pm
TAB is the library’s Teen Advisory Board and they help us with all teen services. For teens ages 14 to 18.