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Teen Programs

  • Mocha and More: Steelheart (grade 6-12)
    Friday, September 25, 2015 - 7:00pm

    At age eight, David watched as his father was killed by an Epic, a human with superhuman powers caused by the Calamity. Ten years later, David joins the Reckoners, a shadowy group of ordinary humans who spend their days studying the Epics in order to kill them and end their tyranny.

    We meet at the Starbucks on Cherry and your first drink is on us. The first 7 registered teens to check in at the Youth Service desk get a free copy of the book. Heads up: This book has a suggested reading audience of 6-12th grade.

  • 3D Printing & Design (grades 6-12)
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Want to know how the library’s 3D printer works? Interested in learning how to use CAD (computer aided design) software to create your own original 3D projects? Our class will start with a 3D printing demo on the library’s MakerBot printer and then we’ll use Tinkercad to create our own 3D designs. This class will meet in the library's Interactive Classroom on the 2nd floor.

  • Chess Club
    Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

  • String Theory: Knitting (grades 4-12)
    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in learning the art of knitting? Join us for our new Fiber Arts workshop. Each month we will feature a different form of Fiber Arts such as knitting, crochet, or cross stitch. Participants who sign up will be registered for all 4 dates. All tools and materials will be provided by the library.

    Knitting:
    Tuesday, October 6, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 13, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 20, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 27, 4-5:00 p.m.

  • Chess Club
    Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

  • String Theory: Knitting (grades 4-12)
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in learning the art of knitting? Join us for our new Fiber Arts workshop. Each month we will feature a different form of Fiber Arts such as knitting, crochet, or cross stitch. Participants must sign up for all 4 dates. All tools and materials will be provided by the library.

    Knitting:
    Tuesday, October 6, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 13, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 20, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 27, 4-5:00 p.m.

  • Teen Advisory Board (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 5:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in being a part of the TAB? We plan Teen programming, decorate the Loft, and help out with events while eating pizza and earning service hours! We meet in the Activity Room on the second Tuesday of nearly every month for an hour. Attendance at every meeting is not required, but we do hope you come to as many as you can!

  • See it on Pinterest - Make it at NPL: Sweater Pumpkins
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room A

    Make a cute, no-sew pumpkin out of a sweater. All supplies provided.

  • Raspberry Pi: RetroPie
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Ages 10 and up.Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive, credit-card sized computer that you can plug into your tv or monitor and program! Get into Pi with this basic class on using the fun retro gaming console, RetroPie. Requires intermediate computer skills.

  • Chess Club
    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.