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Programs & Events Listings


The following list contains programs that matched your search, sorted by program types and date from 3/28/2015 to 6/26/2015.

Program Types: (choose a type to jump to list of programs)
Art/Photography     Books/Literature/Writing     Computer Skills/Technology     Educational Support     Gaming     Movies/Films     Science,Engineering and Math     Sensory Programs     Special Events/Festivals     


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Teen Summer Reading 2015: Be a Local Teen Hero
Be a local teen hero by participating in one of our exciting summer service projects! Earn service hours with other teens as you give back and make a difference in your community. Contact your branch for project activity details. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Unmask! Interactive Art Workshop
Join local artist Cathay Dawkins for an exciting art workshop. Learn the ins and outs of drawing some of your favorite heroes and villains. Unmask your artistic skills and create your own unique character to take home. Just bring your imagination. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Superhero Stenciled Shirts
Bring your own t-shirt to stencil on logos from some of your favorite superheroes. Or decorate your shirt freestyle with fabric markers. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Make It Monday Art Club
Join us in an activity that will inspire you to think and use your imagination while creating a project you can take home. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Guardians of the Literacy: Teen Comics Fest!
Join other teens in exploring the DC, Marvel, and manga universes as we discuss various worlds, enjoy fun activities, and decorate cupcakes with our favorite characters and heroes. See you there! Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

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The Inklings: Teen Writers Group
Meet other teen writers! Bring your poetry, stories, prose, journal, ideas, tips and always an open mind & open ears. We will discuss our work & the direction of our writing group and provide snacks! See you there! Audience: Teens (12-18)

YA Gotta Read This! Teen Book Club
Teens: join us for fun YA book discussion and earn some free books! Teens will read books at home and write short book reviews for community service hours. Snacks provided. Get your read on! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Friday Night Lights- Teen Mystery!
This is a special after-hours event for teens ages 12-18. Join us for an evening of mystery and crime-solving fun! Use Library resources to crack the code, search for clues, narrow down the list of suspects, and unmask the crook! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Poetry and Pancakes
Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for a pancake! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Guardians of the Literacy: Teen Comics Fest!
Join other teens in exploring the DC, Marvel, and manga universes as we discuss various worlds, enjoy fun activities, and decorate cupcakes with our favorite characters and heroes. See you there! Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Teens Read Book Club
Join us once a month for our teen book club! In June we will be discussing The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. New members welcome! Snacks provided. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Computer Skills/Technologyback to top

Microsoft Word 2013 Basics for Teens
Create, edit and save a document in Microsoft Word. This class is for people with some computer experience but little or no previous word processing experience. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Microsoft Word 2013 Formatting for Teens
Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics. Previous Microsoft Word experience is required. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Educational Supportback to top

The Inklings: Teen Writers Group
Meet other teen writers! Bring your poetry, stories, prose, journal, ideas, tips and always an open mind & open ears. We will discuss our work & the direction of our writing group and provide snacks! See you there! Audience: Teens (12-18)

YA Gotta Read This! Teen Book Club
Teens: join us for fun YA book discussion and earn some free books! Teens will read books at home and write short book reviews for community service hours. Snacks provided. Get your read on! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Friday Night Lights- Teen Mystery!
This is a special after-hours event for teens ages 12-18. Join us for an evening of mystery and crime-solving fun! Use Library resources to crack the code, search for clues, narrow down the list of suspects, and unmask the crook! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Handheld 3D Modeling
Teens will be introduced to the basic concepts of 3D printing by sketching in three dimensions using the 3Doodler pen. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Gamingback to top

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Gaming Tournament
Test your might in an all-out branch tournament against other gamers in DCís Injustice: Gods Among Us. Fight with Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and all the other DC heroes and villains in this contest for fame and prizes. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Learn, Connect, Play: Giant Checkers
Engage in friendly competition with Giant Checkers. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games
Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Learn, Connect, Play: Giant Chess
Engage in friendly competition with this life size game of Giant Chess! Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

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Teen Summer Reading 2015: Silver Screen Superheroes
Join us this summer for movies featuring some of your favorite heroes from literature, comic books, and cinema. Come watch Big Hero 6. This movie is rated PG. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Throwback Thursday Movie: Heavy Weights
Selected kids are lured into joining a camp with the promise of quick weight loss and good times, only to find that the facility is not what it seems. Rated PG. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Silver Screen Superheroes
Join us this summer for movies featuring some of your favorite heroes from literature, comic books, and cinema. Come watch Blankman. This movie is rated PG-13. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Now Showing: Teen Summer Reading 2015: Big Hero 6
Join us at Plaza Midwood for a showing of "Big Hero 6". This movie adaptation of the popular Marvel comic series will appeal to a wide audience. This film is rated PG. Refreshments will be served. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Silver Screen Superheroes
Join us this summer for movies featuring some of your favorite heroes from literature, comic books, and cinema. Come watch The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. This movie is rated PG-13. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Silver Screen Superheroes
Join us this summer for movies featuring some of your favorite heroes from literature, comic books, and cinema. Come watch Guardians of the Galaxy. This movie is rated PG-13. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Silver Screen Superheroes
Join us this summer for movies featuring some of your favorite heroes from literature, comic books, and cinema. Come watch Marvel's The Avengers. This movie is rated PG-13. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Thowback Thursday Movie
Watch a movie from the past with your friends! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Science,Engineering and Mathback to top

Kitchen Chemistry
Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Sensory Programsback to top

Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens
Come join us for a fun, interactive program for adults and teens with disabilities and their caregivers. Our program utilizes books, movement, music, and other resources to provide an adaptive experience based on multiple learning styles. Audience: Adults, Teens (12-18)

Special Events/Festivalsback to top

Teen Summer Reading 2015: Heroes Versus Villains Kickoff Party
Celebrate Summer Reading like a superhero or supervillain! Challenge other teens in exciting games and activities to find out who rules in the library - heroes or villains. Costumes welcome! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Teen Summer Reading Kick-off
Join us at South County Library as we kick off our Teen Summer Reading program. Sign up, play games, and get ready for a summer full of superheroes and villains! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Comics Workshop I with Andrew ManselW
Learn to mine subtext that can be used in novels, films, and art appreciation and study. Included will be the challenges and benefits of adaptation and how certain cartoonists provide storytelling techniques that differ from cinema or prose fiction. Audience: Teens (12-18)

  • 6/16/2015 at 2:00 PM: Matthews    Learn More | Registration begins 6/1/2015 10:00:00 AM

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Friday Night Lights- Teen Mystery!
This is a special after-hours event for teens ages 12-18. Join us for an evening of mystery and crime-solving fun! Use Library resources to crack the code, search for clues, narrow down the list of suspects, and unmask the crook! Audience: Teens (12-18)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Comics Workshop II with Al Bigley
Learn how to draw comics and explore the art of graphic novels with Al Bigley, a professional cartoonist/illustrator. Mr. Bigley has worked with DC Comics (BATMAN), Marvel Comics (AVENGERS), Disney, Sesame Workshop, and more! Audience: Teens (12-18)

  • 6/23/2015 at 2:00 PM: Matthews    Learn More | Registration begins 6/1/2015 10:00:00 AM

Guardians of the Literacy: Teen Comics Fest!
Join other teens in exploring the DC, Marvel, and manga universes as we discuss various worlds, enjoy fun activities, and decorate cupcakes with our favorite characters and heroes. See you there! Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

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