TEEN EVENTS

Couldn’t make it to last months book club? Listen to it HERE. We read Legend by Lu.

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Have a question? Dial the number above and a Librarian will text the answer to you for FREE during branch open hours! (Any fees from your cell phone provider still apply.)

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cloudDREAM MOBILE – Thursday, Oct. 2nd @ 4:00 pm
Create a mobile that inspires your dreams.  Use clouds or origami figures.

 

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PIZZA TASTE-OFF- Thursday, Oct. 9th @ 4:00 p.mpizza
Yeah, that’s right, this whole event revolves around pizza.  We’ll taste test different pizzas from the local pie joints and vote on which place has the best crust, sauce, cheese, and more.
TFIOSBOOK CLUB – Thursday, Oct.  16th @ 4:00 p.m.   
We’re reading The Fault In Our Stars by Green.  Get some tissue.  Pick up a copy of the book anytime.

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teensTEEN ADVISORY COUNSIL- Thursday, Oct. 23rd @ 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.
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trwAFTER-HOURS TEEN PARTY- SATURDAY, IMG_3292Oct. 25th, 6:00-10:00 pm
In honor of Teen Read Week, celebrate all of those fairy tales that give you dreams…….and nightmares.  Events include a Villainous Murder Mystery, Fairy Tale Jeapordy, costume contest, dinner, prizes, and more.  Parental permission slip is required.  Limited space, sign-up required.

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tshirtDREAM CATCHER T-SHIRT, Oct. 30th, 6:00-10:00 pm
Bring a t-shirt to design and cut out a dream catcher out of the back.

 

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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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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!