Teens

Upcoming events

Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 11:00am

Pedmall

Our garden beds have been prepped and are ready to be planted! From 11 am-12 pm kids and teens are invited to help put in some vegetable plants and get our gardens ready for grow time! No gardening experience is necessary. We will be practicing...

Teens Tweens Kids Families Nature & Gardening

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 6:00pm

Online

Get a feel for different careers from community members who work in different fields! Each month we’ll feature two community members from a different employment sector. This is a great way to find out what a job is really like. There’ll be a...

Teens Classes & Workshops

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online

Join us for a kick-off of our summer Digital Creativity Challenge! We'll talk about the challenges and share ideas for how to approach them. You'll have June and July to make your art, which will go on display in the library for the...

Adults Teens Tweens Arts & Crafting Science & Technology

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

Pedmall

Craft, create and celebrate who you are with Shrinky Dink keychains and earrings and wear them with PRIDE. Learn more about LGBTQIA+ Pride and share you stories while we craft. For 13-18 year old's.

Teens Arts & Crafting Current Issues

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 11:00am

Pedmall

Learn about natural disasters, emergency preparedness techniques, basic first aid, creating emergency kits, & more. These skills would come in handy in case of an emergency like a zombie apocalypse! Play fun zombie games, and preparedness...

Teens Arts & Crafting

Monday, June 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Pedmall

An exploration of Juneteenth through farming and food, inspired by chef Michael Twitty and the Book We Are Each Other’s Harvest. Make a fresh salad with African American greens.

Teens

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 1:00pm

Pedmall

Think you want to start a photography business or side gig? Check out some tips from Olivia Harding, owner of Olivia Katherine photography. Have your smartphones ready and learn how to sharpen your shots and gain exposure.

Teens

Monday, June 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

Pedmall

Art and science are two sides of the same coin. Learn about scientists like George Washington Carver and Percy Julian who dabbled in paint manufacturing, check out various African American painters and sculptors, and make a small artistic...

Teens Arts & Crafting Local History

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 11:00am

Pedmall

Our plants are in the soil and growing, and the only things between us and tasty vegetables are weeds and pests. Weeds love growing next to your plants where they suck up sunlight, water, and soil nutrients. Pests love plants as much as we do,...

Teens

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 1:00pm

Pedmall

Learn the basics of circuits and electricity! We’ll play with Squishy Circuits (conductive and insulating play dough to teach the basics of electrical circuits) and Paper Circuits (Create your own light up cards!) Learn how to create paper...

Teens Science & Technology