YA Programs

Contents[Hide]

For more information, contact the YA Librarian at 248-7363 ext. 263

  

TAB Meeting

TAB meeting for registered Teen Advisory Board members is on Wednesday, April 11th & Thursday, May 17th at 4:30 PM  in the Community Room. 

At these TAB Meetings we will welcome our new officers and new members. Our Teen Advisory Board is a dedicated group who works together with the YA Librarian to improve library services for them.

 

Harry Potter Maker Space Craft

Tuesday, April 10th from 4:30-5:30 PM

harrypotter

Meet with the YA Librarians as we celebrate Harry Potter by using technology, making Butterbeer and Wizard cupcakes, playing a sorting hat game, designing magician's wands and talking trivia about the famous sorcerer.

Registration begins on March 27th. 

 

The Road to College

For Middle School and High School Students and Parents

 

Making the Most of Your

College Interview & Visit

Monday, April 9th from 7:00 to 8:15 PM

IMG 8350Ms. Barbara Becker, who has conducted many college interviews, will share 10 easy steps to excel at these interviews. As an insider, she will tell you questions likely to be asked at the interview. Planning, timing and maximizing your college visit will also be discussed. Don't miss this special program.

Registration begins on April 19th

 

Coding Instruction for Teens

Introduction to Coding 1

Saturday, April 28th from 1:00-3:00 PM

Learn HTMLThis hands on class is focused on showing how coding languages are structured to perform tasks to meet specifications. Students will learn the fundamentals of basic language using HTML. The standard markup language for creating web pages and web applications. Prerequisites for the program include good computer and typing skills.

Registration begins on April 13th

 

Introduction to Coding 2

Saturday, May 5th from 1-3 PM

css

Building on the skills learned in Introduction to Coding 1, we will develop a more advanced project using CSS. Projects will include both individual and groups. Prerequisites for the program include good computer and typing skills.

Registration begins on April 20th

 

Introduction to Coding 3

Saturday, May 12 from 1-3 PM

javascriptBuilding on the skills learned in Introduction to Coding 1 & 2, this class introduces JavaScript, which is a powerful scripting language. We will build a basic JavaScript application. Prerequisites for the program include good computer and typing skills.

Registration begins on April 27th

 

Community Service Program

For Grades 5-12. Community service will be awarded for these programs.

Candy Bag Tote

o13vffkurigjlahnbtwpEach teen will create a tote bag made from re-purposed candy bags, duct tape and felt to be donated to children living in shelters. Leslie from Green Earth Crafts will guide you in this project. 

Thursday, May 3rd from 4:30-5:30 PM

Registration begins on April 19th.

 

Shark Tank: Teen Library Version

shark tank logo 1Teens will break into groups and come up with an original business idea or product. They will then learn how to develop a business plan and presentation skills. Prizes will be given out to the winners, and snacks will be provided.

Tuesday, May 8th from 6:30-8:30 PM

Registration begins on April 24th