TEEN EVENTS

Couldn’t make it to last months book club? Listen to it HERE. IMG_0065We read Summer On the Short Bus by Bethany Crandell who visited with book club attendees.

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SPIRAL ART- Thursday, Aug. 14th @ 4:00 pm
Create this 3-D scrap paper work of art.  It might bring a bit of the Seussical world into your home.

 

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BOOK CLUB – Thursday, Aug.  21st @ 4:00 p.m.   
We’re reading Legend by Marie Lu.  If you like Hunger Games, you’ll love this dystopian action-packed story, told from 2 different viewpoints, one from a military prodigy and the other, a famous criminal.  Pick up a copy of the book anytime.

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teensTEEN ADVISORY COUNSIL- Thursday, Aug 28th @ 4:00 pm
Help plan all future teen events at the library.  Choose items we buy for the library teen collection.  Decide on how the teen room is decorated.  Design the teen event flyer, and more.  Attendance can count as community service if needed.

 

CHESS CLUB – Wednesdays, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Every week we have chess games going for all ages and skill levels.

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KNITTING CLUB – Wednesdays @ 6:00 p.m.
Bring your knitting supplies, have a seat and hang out with other knitters or crocheters. This club is open to all ages and all levels of experience. (And yes, guys knit too.)

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.Doctor Who

Friday, November 15th, 6:00-10:00 p.m.
In celebration of the Doctor’s 50 anniversary we had a teen after-hours party. Events included making personalized Doctor Who t-shirts, costume contest, star gazing, a TARDIS photo booth, dinner and more.  Lots of fun was had by 44 teens.

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Personalized Doctor Who shirt

Star gazing with the SDAA

Space trivia relay race

Duct Tape bow tie station

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TEEN AUTHORS JOHN GREEN & DAVID LEVITHAN VISITED LA MESA
John Green and David Levithan, multi-award winning authors visited the library on April 23rd for an after-hours event. They read excerpts from their new book, Will Grayson, Will Grayson, answered questions, made everyone laugh, and autographed books. There were over 140 people who attended!