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Teen Times of November/December 2018 is here!

The latest edition Teen Times, presented by the HRL Teen Advisory Boards, is now published and being distributed. Edited by Elizabeth Taylor, the issue includes articles, events, photos and artwork submitted by Mirranda, Mary Costello, Ella Drury, Trey Mercer, Victoria Nielans, Ashley Pacheco-Arrospide and Natalie Snyder...

Upcoming Events for Teens

Xbox Minecraft Game Play

April 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Event Details:

Kids and Teens Ages 8+ Thursdays @ 6-7pm Older children and teens can check out a controller for 30 minutes and play select multi-player Xbox games, including Minecraft and others. Bowman Library.

Drawesome

April 18, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Do you enjoy a creative challenge? Tweens and teens are invited to use a collection of provided materials to produce the creative challenge of the week. BY the end of the evening, everyone will have their own masterpiece! (aged 12+)

Graphic Novel Club

April 18, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Middle Kingdom
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Chat about your favorite DC and Marvel characters and enjoy snacks with our friends from Four Color Fantasies. (ages 12+) ...

Teen Game Night

April 19, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Get Your Game On!  It's a Gaming Night presented by the Teen Advisory Board of Bowman Library.  Beginning at 5:30 p.m. gamers can rotate throughout the console, tabletop, and computer games until 8:00 p.m.  This program is intended ...

Chess at Bowman Library

April 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Adults, Everyone
Event Details:

Play chess to learn or strengthen your skills of the game. Players of all ages and strengths are welcome to come and play. Gather each week to play casual and blitz chess games. Chess at Bowman Library is a student volunteer-run program. Chess sets and space are provided. Free! Sponsored by the Teen Advisory Board at Bowman Library.

MakerSpace Mondays

April 22, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Put on your maker hats and join us for self-directed MakerSpace activities to make-and-take. (ages 6-12) ...

Teen Advisory Board

April 22, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:

Teens, come hangout, eat snacks, play games and share your ideas for library programs and displays! Call Handley Library Youth Services at 540-662-9041 x16 for more information. 

LEGO Club

April 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Teens (12+)
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Join us at Bowman Library to design, build, and invent using LEGO® bricks.  Challenge yourself each week with a new theme for your creations. We provide the LEGO® bricks; you provide the creativity! All creations will be displayed...

Anime and Pocky

April 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: Bowman Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (12+)
Event Details:
Eat some pocky and snacks and check out our manga and anime titles. January 28: Ghost Stories February 25: Love Live March 25: Fullmetal Alchemist April 22: Violet Evergarden ...