Calendar

E.g., 08/23/2019
E.g., 08/23/2019

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Teen Geek Club

3:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a discussion and activities about recent films, television shows, books, graphic novels, science fiction, fantasy, anime, manga, and gaming.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Teen Measure Up Cooking Challenge

2:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens and Teen Staff for a step-by-step cooking demonstration.

Teen Board Games

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Teen STEAM 101

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Art - This week we will be creating key chains, bracelets, and more with paracord.

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Preteen Advisory Council

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Interested in sharing your ideas, working with peers, and earning community service hour?

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Teen Trivia

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Join us for an afternoon of STAR WARS trivia. Test your knowledge of pop culture, fandoms, and more!

Tutoring for Teens

Students in grades 6th-12th or early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 session. Sessions available on a first come, first serve basis.

Preteen Scene: Kids Coding Kickoff

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Homeschool Rally for Teens

Teen Makers will explore a STEM-based activity during this visit. Working individually or in small groups, they'll use creative problem-solving and communication to solve a challenge.

Teen STEAM 101

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Engineering - Participate in a variety of engineering projects. This session we'll be learning about engineering concepts with Lego Challenges.

Teen Movie Matinee

Kick back and relax with a Teen Movie matinee.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Teen Anime Club

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

Teen Writing Group

6:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers.

Teen Advisory Council

6:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Interested in sharing your ideas, working with peers, and earning community service hours?

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Teen Advisory Council (TAC)

10:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join us for our Teen Advisory Council (TAC) meeting! TAC will meet once a month to plan activities and help with decisions directly affecting Teen Services at the library.

Community Service Project: Love Your Library, Be a Preteen Volunteer!

10:30am at Scaleybark

 Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Community Service Project: Love Your Library Be a Preteen Volunteer! Orientation

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Interested in becoming a Preteen Volunteer? Attend this orientation to learn the ins and outs of becoming a volunteer at the library. To register call: 704-416-6400. Space is limited.

Community Service Project for Preteens

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Community Service Project: Be a Preteen Volunteer! (ages 8 to 12)

2:30pm at Myers Park

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Monday, September 9, 2019

Tutoring for Teens

**Math Only**Students in grades 6th-12th or early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 session. Sessions available on a first come, first serve basis.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Tutoring for Teens

Students in grades 6th-12th or early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 session. Sessions available on a first come, first serve basis.

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club (Dav Pilkey)

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Teen STEAM 101

3:30pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Science - Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments. This session we'll be experimenting with edible slime.

Tutoring for Teens

**Math Only**Students in grades 6th-12th or early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 session. Sessions available on a first come, first serve basis.

Preteen Scene: Beyond the Book / Más allá del libro

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills. Experience reading in a different way!

Community Service Project for Teens: Sorting Socks for the Needy

5:30pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Adaptive Program for Teens and Adults

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for teens and adults with disabilities or special needs along with their companions.

Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens

1:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for adults and teens with disabilities and their caregivers.

Teen Writing Group

3:00pm at Steele Creek

Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers.

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (16-18)