Sunday, November 25, 2012

Events this week: Games and Cookies!



Teen Gaming @ Fox
Wednesday, November 28th
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Fox Library
Come hang out at the Fox Library and play some games. We will provide games and snacks, but feel free to bring your own.


Teen Holiday Cookie Decorating
Thursday, November 29th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Robbins Library
Community Room
Come decorate and then eat festive holiday cookies! Space is limited, please register here.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Happy Turkey Day!


Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  The library is closing Wednesday at 5:00 PM and will not be open until Friday at 9:00 AM.  We will have normal hours on Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

P.S. I hope you enjoy the bizarre clip art, I just couldn't resist using it!

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Teaser Tuesdays Nov 20th 2012

1-Grab your current read.
2-Let the book fall open to a random page.
3-Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page.
4- Please share the title and author of the book to allow people to find the book if they like the teaser you’ve given!
***Please avoid spoilers!***

The Night Circus
Eric Morgenstern

"I understand your confidence in her ability, though I encourage you to at least consider the possibility that she could be lost, should the competition not play out in her favor.  I will find a player to truly challenge her" (Page 17)

I have been dying to read this book for a year and I am finally going to do it! I am only 20 pages in, but it is very interesting so far!

Feel free to share your teaser sentences by adding a comments

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Teen Writing Monday


Teen Writing Workshop
Monday, November 19th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Robbins Library
Meet at the Reference Desk
Work with Lynette Benton, author of Polish and Publish, to move forward on your writing projects. Bring writing you've been working on (short story, novel excerpt, comedy, poetry). This group will meet 6 times this fall, starting on September 24th.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Time to Play Guess Fridays Movie!


Movie That Dare Not Speak Its Name!
Friday, November 16th
3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Robbins Library
Community Room
Monthly movie for teens. We can't tell you what it is, but check back for blog posts or on our Facebook page for hints about this months title. You can also call or come into the library for more information.

Let's get guessing!

1) First film in the USA to gross $200 million dollars in the first 3 days.

2) Jeremy Renner was trained by Olympic archers for his role as Agent Clint Barton.

3) This is the first Marvel Film to make 1 billion dollars.

4) The Science and Entertainment Exchange provided a science consultation for the film. 

5) This film was directed by Joss Whedon; however, this is not Whedon's first experience working on a comic book based movie.

Trivia from IMDB.com.  There is plenty more where that come from!



Sunday, November 11, 2012

Events This Week Nov 11th - Nov 17th


Teens Only Book Group
Wednesday, November 14th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Robbins Library
Teen Area
This book group meets the second Wednesday of each month. Attendees will help select the book for each future meeting. The goal is to try new books; if you can't get into the selection then just put it down. No worries if you don't finish the book, just come share your thoughts on other books you have read, eat snacks and enjoy the discussion! Drop in and bring friends.
"Notes From the Midnight Driver" by Jordan Sonnenblick, book selection for November, is available the Teen Area now.

Movie That Dare Not Speak Its Name!
Friday, November 16th
3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Robbins Library
Community Room
Monthly movie for teens. We can't tell you what it is, but check back for blog posts or on our Facebook page for hints about this months title. You can also call or come into the library for more information.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

EVENT CANCELLATION



Going Vegetarian
Cancelled until Further Notice

***This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled in the coming months.  Check back for updates later in the month.***


Friday, November 2, 2012

Events Week of November 4th to November 10th



Teen Writing Workshop
Monday, November 5th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Robbins Library
Meet at the Reference Desk
Work with Lynette Benton, author of Polish and Publish, to move forward on your writing projects. Bring writing you've been working on (short story, novel excerpt, comedy, poetry). This group will meet 6 times this fall, starting on September 24th.

TAG (Teen Advisory Group)
Wednesday, November 7th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Area
Share your thoughts for making the library a better place for teens. Give ideas for events, materials, community service opportunities, clubs, and more. Attendees will get Community Service hours. All teens who register will get pizza.
Please register.



Going Vegetarian
Thursday, November 8th
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Robbins Library 
Community Room
Many people make the decision to become vegetarian when they are in their teens. What are some of the reasons to choose this way of eating? What to say to grownups who worry about protein in your diet. It’s not enough to just not eat meats if your diet consists of french fries, bagels and sodas. What do you need to know to be healthy? Best of all we’ll try making a couple of vegetarian recipes and go home with more recipes and sources of information for those who want to know more.
Please Register.