TEEN EVENTS

Couldn’t make it to last months book club? Listen to it HERE. We read Bloody Jack by Meyer.

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TEXT THE LIBRARY @ 619-928-2251cell
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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moneyHOW TO BE A PLAYER- Thursday, April 10th @ 4:00 pm
Do you like money?  Want a lot of it when you are an adult?  Then come learn how to be a player in the Stock Market world and how it is the ultimate in legalized gambling.
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freakboyREADING ON THE EDGE- Tuesday, April 15th @ 4:00 pm
This event is for teens who want to talk about edgier, more diverse books. We’re reading Freakboy by Clark. Told from 3 points of view, Brenden struggles to come to terms with his place in the world. Pick up a copy at the desk.

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BOOK CLUB- Thursday, April 17th @ 4:00 p.m.graceling
We’re reading Graceling by Cashore.  In a world where some people are born with extreme and feared skills called Graces, Katsa hates her Grace of killing, and tries to save their land from a corrupt king.  Pick up a copy at the reference desk.

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TEEN ADVISORY COUNCIL- Thursday, April  24th @ 4:00 p.m.CBR003160
Have a direct say in what future events we have for teens and design the teen program flyer.  Tell us what movies, music and books to buy for teens as well as what posters to hang up in the teen room.  Everything we do for teens at the library is decided upon by teens who come to this event.  Attendance can count as community service if needed.

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HOMEWORK HELP- Mon, Tue, Wed @ 4:15 p.m.??????????
Having problems with math?  Get help in algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.  There is limited space for this so give us a call to save a slot for you.

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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 include 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!