Teen Program

Marine Biology: A Shedd Aquarium High School Learning Experience with Danika Steggall

Tuesday, December 12 at 6:30 P.M.

Discover the impressive educational adventure that one local high school student had this past summer. Join Danika Steggall at the library on Tuesday, December 12 at 6:30 P.M. as she shares a travelogue of her trip to the Bahamas with the Shedd Aquarium's exclusive High School Marine Biology Program. Living aboard the Shedd's research vessel, Ms. Steggall was able to explore the aquatic life in the Bahamas, research scientific techniques, and learn about environmental issues during her experience as a marine science researcher. Highlights include a visit to the Bimini Shark Lab, swimming with sharks, and working with the Dolphins Communication Project.

Bits & Bots Coding Challenge

Wednesday, December 6th at 3:45 P.M.

Venture forth on a coding quest with CODECOMBAT. Learn programming with a multiplayer live coding strategy game for beginners. Learn Python or JavaScript as you defeat ogres, solve mazes, and level up.

Get to know our Ozobot and Sphero programmable robots through a guided exploration of these Makerspace items from the library’s circulating collection.  Enjoy robotic challenges, coding and games.

This is a tweens-only program (middle school students).

 

Books N' Brew for Teens

Tuesday, January 2nd | 4:00- 5:00 P.M.

Catch up with what other teen readers are enjoying as you warm yourself with delicous hot beverage! Unlike traditional book clubs, there are no assigned books. Instead, read what you like and then share what you read. This new teens-only (12+) reading group meets at Mugs Coffeehouse on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 4:00 P.M.

Books N' Brew for Teens

Tuesday, December 5th | 4:00- 5:00 P.M.

Catch up with what other teen readers are enjoying as you warm yourself with delicous hot beverage! Unlike traditional book clubs, there are no assigned books. Instead, read what you like and then share what you read. This new teens-only (12+) reading group meets at Mugs Coffeehouse on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 4:00 P.M.

Teens-only NERF Battle @ Your Library

Teens-only NERF Battle at Your Library!

Friday, January 26th at 6:00 PM

Outfit yourself with a NERF™ gun and then enjoy a game of zombies vs. humans & more! Ammo, glow sticks, and snacks provided. Feel free to B.Y.O.B (bring your own unmodified blaster) too! “Elite” dart-style NERF™ guns only, please.

**Parent/Guardian will need to sign a waiver for their teen in order for them to participate.**

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