Sign Up for Summer Events!!!

June 1, 2016 at 9:56 am Leave a comment

Registration is now open for all summer events! Click here to go to our online calendar and sign up. Teen events are listed in green, and all teen events require registration. Remember, even though you can sign up for events now, the actual Summer Reading Program doesn’t start until Monday, June 6.

chocolate Chocolate Olympics
Monday, June 13, 2:00 p.m.
Before watching the Summer Olympics, compete in the Chocolate Olympics! Play chocolate-themed games, try chocolate trivia, and sample your fill! Grades 7-12. Registration required.
Tuesday, June 14, 2:00 p.m.
An instructor from Superstar Karate will teach you the basics of this martial art! Grades 7-12. Registration required. Parent’s signature required. Pick up a permission slip at the upstairs desk or download one here.
FoamDartBlaster DIY Foam Dart Blaster
Tuesday, June 21, 2:00 p.m.
In this hands-on class, you’ll build and go home with a functioning blaster that shoots commonly available foam darts. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
coloredpencils Teens Color
Thursday, June 23, 2:00 p.m.
Relax while you color a poster, magnet, bookmark or intricate coloring page. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
cremebrulee Pastry Class 101
Monday, June 27, 2:00 p.m.
Chef Maddox will teach you basic recipes which will make your desserts incredible! The program will feature meringues, Crème Brulée, and more! Grades 7-12. Registration required.
hipposlive Life-Size Games
Wed, June 29, 2:00 p.m.
Hop on a scooter as a life-sized Hungry Hungry Hippo, then stretch yourself playing Giant Jenga! Grades 7-12. Registration required.
Goosebumps Goosebumps (PG)
Thursday, June 30, 10:00 a.m.
When Zach moves, he realizes his new neighbor’s dad is R. L. Stine, and the creatures from Stine’s stories are real. This is a tween/teen crossover event for grades 4-8. Registration required.
AbstractedChoate2 Abstracted Paintings: Soft and Hard Lines
Thursday, July 7, 2:00 p.m.
Create an Abstract Painting with local artist and teacher Marisa Lynn Choate. Learn about foreground, background, and the use of line in this intro to abstract art. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
spaproductsreily Handmade Green Spa Products
Saturday, July 9, 2:00 p.m.
Make and take home your own natural spa products! We’ll make body scrub, a facial mask, fizzing foot soak & more! Grades 7-12. Registration required.
MockingjayPart2 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
Monday, July 11, 2:00 p.m. (PG-13)
In the series conclusion, Katniss stakes her claim as leader and commands the revolution against President Snow. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
dance Learn to Dance Samba – No Partner Required!
Wednesday, July 13, 2:00 p.m.
Can’t make it to Brazil for the Olympics? Join us to learn samba, Rio’s most well-known dance! An instructor will teach you the basics of this fun, rhythmic style. You don’t need a partner to dance samba. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
fabriccork Fabric Covered Corkboards
Friday, July 15, 2:00 p.m.
Transform a corkboard into a one-of-a-kind bulletin board, then customize a set of push pins. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
rasppi Raspberry Pi 101
Tuesday, July 19, 2:00 p.m.
In this hands-on class, we will get started running the Raspberry Pi computer and working with its built-in programming languages. Please bring a laptop if you can. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
quilling Paper Quilling
Thursday, July 21, 2:00 p.m.
Paper quilling is as simple as rolling paper and using it in decorative ways to create uniquely designed paper art. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
The Martian: Fact & Fiction
Be sure to register for both programs!
Martian The Martian (PG-13)
Friday, June 17, 2:00 p.m.
After being presumed dead on a mission to Mars, an astronaut is left behind and must find a way to survive and signal that he is still alive. Grades 7-12. Registration required.
nasamars The Science of The Martian
Friday, June 24, 2:00 p.m.
Now that you’ve seen the movie, explore the science behind The Martian. NASA worked with Fox studios to bring the book to life. With travel to Mars in the not-so-distant future, find out how the movie compares to scientists’ expectations. Grades 7-12. Registration required.


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