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Divergent Party CANCELLED and rescheduled

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Due to the horrid weather, we've cancelled tonight's program (although the library is staying OPEN), and have rescheduled it for two weeks from tonight: 7:00 pm on Wed. March 26. That is during Spring Break, so hopefully more people can attend anyway. And we'd better not have snow on that night or this librarian is going to throw in the towel and move to Florida...

I can smell the chocolate from here!

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Celebrate all things chocolate at the Chocolate Fest on February 25 at 7pm! Teens in grades 7 to 12 will get to play Chocolate Jeopardy and Oreo Stacking and other chocolate games; win chocolate prizes; taste-test different chocolate from around the world; decorate chocolate cupcakes; and more! Bring your sweet tooth!

Free Teen A Capella Concert!

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Crazy for doowop? Are you a fan of acapella rock? You won't want to miss this live performance at 7pm Tues.  Nov. 5 by Millennium Forte, a 12 member local teen acapella group formed by Jon Ilcisko and Eli Forbes. Enjoy a fun evening of pop songs of the decades, from The Beach Boys to Bruno Mars. 

Join the teenreads.com Teen Board!

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Do you LOVE reading books and talking about YA books ALL THE TIME…maybe a little too much? Are you passionate about spreading your love of YA and telling others what’s up in YOUR YA world? Then you should apply to be a part of the January-June 2014 term of the Teen Board of teenreads.com, a great website all about YA books. They have a lot of contests to win free books, too! They’re looking for teens aged 13-18 to write blogs, review books and weigh in on what you’d like to see on Teenreads.com.

Win a prize in the Monster Match Contest!

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Enter the library's Teen Read Week Monster Match Contest--if you dare! Now through Oct.

Do you Tumblr?

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Another way to find out what's going on for teens at the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library, and see some cool book-related, videogame-related, anime and other blogs, is by following us on Tumblr. Send us some cool Tumblrs to follow back!

New Rules for Videogames!

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If you like borrowing videogames from the library, then you'll like this news: starting today, all of our videogames check out one week longer and the limit has increased by 1! So you can now check out THREE games at a time, and you get to keep them for TWO WEEKS instead of one. And, if the game you want is checked out, you can now PLACE HOLDS on videogames through our catalog. So you'll get a phone call, text or email when that game is returned and ready for you to borrow. So what are you waiting for? Check out our game list!

Star Wars Reads Day tomorrow!

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Hey Star Wars fans! Stop in to the library any time we're open tomorrow, Saturday Oct. 5 and enter to win Star Wars books; do Star Wars crafts and see some special guests from the Star Wars universe! Program is being held upstairs in the children's dept. but teens are welcome too. May the Force Be With You!

Photo Contest Winning Entries Online

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The winning entries in our annual Amateur Photography Contest for adults and teens may be viewed in this online gallery. Congratulations to all of our winners, and to all who entered--thank you for making this another wonderful photography show! Be sure to enter again next year.

Foam Party fun

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Some video from the teen portion of our annual summer Foam Party. Bubble fun in the sun!

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