4x4 Vehicles driving through mud
Main Library
Teen Space
Tuesday, June 14 at 3:00 pm

Ages 12–19: Challenge your opponents on the grid iron, pull ahead to take the checkered flag, or throw-down in the ring with Teen Gamer Hour! This month, you’ll decide who the real MVP is as you play with a team or against others. Games including NBA 2K, Madden NFL, WWE 2K, and Forza will be available to play.

Backs of three girls, hands clasped above their, sunny day outside
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, June 11 at 3:30 pm

Ages 5 & Up: Celebrate the relaunch of Girls of Excellence Mentoring (G.E.M.), a program that helps girls learn how to address difficult situations, develop leadership skills, and become role models for their peers. Executive Director Tante Vaugh will explain her own struggles with bullying, how those struggles led to the G.E.M. program, and the mission that drives her organization. 

Young Girl Cleaning Paintbrush in Water
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, June 10 at 3:00 pm

Ages 5–15: Whether your child is a seasoned artist or a first-time painter, they can learn the basics of working with acrylic paint, develop their hand-eye coordination, explore their creativity, and take home their very own painting on canvas.

Close-up of laser cutter
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, June 9 at 4:00 pm

Ages 13 & Up: Soldering is a multi-purpose technique which will allow you to build electronics, make repairs, and create crafts! In Intro to Soldering, you will pick up this valuable skill and learn how to use the Haute Create soldering stations safely by making your own DIY synthesizer.

Customers who wish to use the Haute Create soldering stations independently must complete this class.

Teenagers Walking With Arms Around Each Other's Shoulders
Main Library
Teen Space
Wednesday, June 8 at 6:30 pm

Ages 12-19: Do you want to impact what you see at the Library? As a Teen Advisory Board member, you can plan incredible programs, implement popular trends, and serve as a positive role model for your peers and community. TAB meets monthly and welcomes all newcomers.

Teenage Boy Using Soldering Iron
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, June 8 at 4:00 pm

Ages 13 & Up: Soldering is a multi-purpose technique which will allow you to build electronics, make repairs, and create crafts! In Intro to Soldering, you will pick up this valuable skill and learn how to use the Haute Create soldering stations safely by making your own DIY synthesizer.

Poster: The Goonies
Main Library
Teen Space
Wednesday, June 8 at 3:00 pm

Ages 12–19: When Mikey Walsh finds an old doubloon and a mysterious map in his parents’ attic, he rallies his group of misfit friends to find the treasure and prevent their homes from being destroyed to make room for an expanding country club. But they aren’t the only ones who want the treasure, and the Fratelli family is willing to do whatever it takes to get their hands on it first. Rated PG.

Close Up of 3D Printer and Print
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, June 7 at 4:00 pm

Ages 9 & Up: 3D printers are available for your use in Haute Create, but do you know how to make or print your own files? Learn the best practices for preparing your file to print and for using Haute Create’s 3D printers safely with Intro to 3D Printing. Customers who wish to use Haute Create’s 3D printer independently must complete this class. 

Poster: Waterworld
Community Locations
5056 North Lafayette Street
Thursday, June 2 at 8:30 pm

Ages 13 & Up: In Kevin Costner’s 1995 cult classic Waterworld, “Dryland” is little more than a myth from the distant past, as the globe is covered by an endless ocean and surviving humans live on floating atolls. But when the Mariner, a solitary trader, stumbles upon a girl who is supposed to have a map to Dryland etched on her back, he is drawn into the struggle to keep her safe from a group of desperate pirates. Rated PG-13.

Close-Up of Laser Cutter
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, June 2 at 4:00 pm

Ages 13 & Up: Soldering is a multi-purpose technique which will allow you to build electronics, make repairs, and create crafts! In Intro to Soldering, you will pick up this valuable skill and learn how to use the Haute Create soldering stations safely by making your own DIY synthesizer.

Customers who wish to use the Haute Create soldering stations independently must complete this class.

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