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Programs for Teens

New in 2020!

YAll's Books

Join us every 3rd Monday of the month to rave and rant about books from popular Young Adult book series. Pizza will be provided, and registration is required.

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Returning in 2020!

Find Your Way: College & Career Prep

Prepare for college and career life at one of our fun and educational Find Your Way programs for teens in grades 7-12! Our most popular programs in the past have been Dorm Room Cooking and Self-Defense. Registation is appreciated. 

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Crossover: a Teen-Tween Program series

We meet every 2nd Friday of the month after the library closes for some fun, creative, and active programs. Some of our most popular programs have been Escape from Azkaban, Putt-Putt in the Library, and Floats & Strokes. Register for our next crossover program today!

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Electra Light Ukulele Workshop

Learn how to play ukulele at this beginners workshop with local musician Andrew Hollywood! The Electra Light Ukulele Workshop will occur every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 5pm in the Makerspace. There are ukuleles at the library available for borrow during the workshop, or you can bring your own! This event is for anyone ages 12 & up. Registration is required. 

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Craft-SPLOSION!

Join us for an evening of crafting with local craft guru, Virginia Brasher every first Thursday of the month! Some of our most popular crafts have been indigo dyeing, acrylic paint pour, pottery, and silk scarf printing. All craft supplies will be provided. Click here to register for our next craft!

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Look It: Graphic Novels Club

Share your favorite graphic novel, manga, comic, or webtoon with fellow graphic novel lovers at our Look It: Graphic Novels Club meetings! We will meet every 3rd Thursday at 4:30pm in the Conference Room. Click here to see what we read at the last Look It meeting or check out one of the graphic novel recommendations below. 

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YA Graphic Novel Reading Recommendations

  • Teens
    • Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me, Mariko Tamaki
    • Grimoire Noir, Vera Greentree & Yana Bogatch
    • Teen Titans : Raven, Kami Garcia & Gabriel Picolo
    • Pumpkinheads, Rainbow Rowell & Faith Eric Hicks
    • Bloom, Kevin Panetta & Savanna Ganucheau
    • Cheshire Crossing, Andy Weir & Sarah Andersen
    • Check Please! Vol. 1: #Hockey, by Ngozi Ukazu
    • Yona of the Dawn Vol. 1, by Mizuho Kusanagi
    • Nimona, by Noelle Stevenson
    • My Hero Academia Vol. 1, by Kohei Horikoshi
    • Harley Quinn: Breaking Glass, by Mariko Tamaki
    • The Prince and the Dressmaker, by Jen Wang

Game On

On the first Saturday of the month, we pull out all the video game consoles for a Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament. Come join us!

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Pathfinder and Starfinder

Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening we host an ongoing role-playing game. Pathfinder is a fantasy RPG and Starfinder is an intergalactic sci-fi one. The first 8 registrants will be able to play the game for the evening, but anyone can come and hang out, eat food, watch and learn! Register for the next Pathfinder or Starfinder meeting today!

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Participate

Thu, Aug 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Zoom

Sat, Aug 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm
O’Neal Library

Sun, Aug 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
O’Neal Library

Tue, Sep 01, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Zoom Meeting

Wed, Sep 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Zoom Meeting

Wed, Sep 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
O'Neal Library Virtual Meeting Room - O'Neal Library Virtual Meeting Room

Mon, Sep 28, All day
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Teen Advisory Board

TABApplication

We'd love to have you join the Teen Advisory Committee (TAB) that meets the first Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. We primarily communicate with The Emmet O'Neal Teen Advisory Board through the app GroupMe. You can download it from the Google Play Store or the Apple Appstore. We look forward to seeing you at the library soon!

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