Teen Events

Thursday, June 21

DIY Cat Phone Covers

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Learn sewing basics and make your own cat-shaped phone cover!
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Sunday, June 24

Papermaking Workshop

Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
(Open to all ages) Stop by the library to learn the art of papermaking with Marilyn Propp and David Jones! No registration required

Tuesday, July 3

Wednesday, July 4

Sunday, July 8

Page Turners -- The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
(Grades 7 & 8) Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 and 8. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about The Wednesday Wars, and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Meet the Author/Illustrator: Matthew Cordell, 2018 Caldecott Winner

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
(Open to all ages) The Caldecott Medal is like an Academy Award for Best Picture Book—it’s the highest honor an American artist can receive for children’s book illustration. We are proud to welcome Matt Cordell, winner of the 2018 Caldecott Medal for his book Wolf in the Snow, to LVDL for an all-ages event! Matt will share how he creates characters and do a live drawing demonstration, to be followed by a book signing.

Friday, July 13

Tie Dye

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Want to add a little fun to your wardrobe? Bring one article of clothing, a shirt, socks, a scarf, etc., and tie dye it with us! Wear clothing that you don't mind getting messy! Please Register.
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Sunday, July 15

Popcorn & Paperbacks -- Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:45pm
(Grades 9 to 12) Join us for a book & movie discussion just for grades 9 to 12. Read the book, come discuss, have some snacks, and watch Jurassic Park! We’ll compare and contrast and decide which one we like best! Rated PG-13, to learn more go to www.commonsensemedia.org. Register and receive a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk!
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My Little Pony Party

Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
(Open to all ages) July 15 is National I Love Horses Day! What better way to celebrate than with a My Little Pony party. Enjoy games, activities and fun ... everyone's invited! No registration required.

Saturday, July 21

YA Luau

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Can't get to the beach? Come to a luau at LVDL! Celebrate summer with shaved ice, food, and fun! No registration required.

Sunday, July 29

Christmas in July

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Getting tired of the heat? Come cool off with Christmas in July and an interactive version of the movie Elf! Join Buddy on his adventure to find his dad, have some food (including spaghetti!), and sing loud for all to hear! Movie is rated PG, to learn more go to www.commonsensemedia.org. Please register.
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Saturday, August 4

The Moon Rocks!

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
(Open to all ages) By special arrangement with NASA’s Johnson Space Center, we are bringing actual moon rocks to LVDL! You’ll be able to examine small samples of lunar rock and soil, as well as fragments from meteorites. Enjoy fun activities and learn about the U.S. space program during a truly out-of-this-world event for all ages! No registration required.

Monday, August 6

Moon Rocks on Display at LVDL

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:30am
(Open to all ages) Can't make it to our special "The Moon Rocks!" event on August 4? Stop by the library to examine small samples of lunar rock and soil, as well as fragments from meteorites, on loan to us from NASA's Johnson Space Center. No registration required ... be sure to check out our Solar Viewing Event on Tuesday, August 7!

Tuesday, August 7

Moon Rocks on Display at LVDL

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
(Open to all ages) Can't make it to our special "The Moon Rocks!" event on August 4? When you're at the library for the Solar Viewing event, stop inside to examine small samples of lunar rock and soil, as well as fragments from meteorites, on loan to us from NASA's Johnson Space Center. No registration required.

Thursday, August 9

Moon Rocks on Display at LVDL

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
(Open to all ages) Can't make it to our special "The Moon Rocks!" event on August 4? Stop by the library to examine small samples of lunar rock and soil, as well as fragments from meteorites, on loan to us from NASA's Johnson Space Center. No registration required.