9 AM - NOON: Book Signing & Craft
Meet Gloria Adams and Lana Koehler, authors of Ah-Choo!, during this special book signing in the balcony of the Children’s Department.
2 - 3:30 PM: Jazz Concert
Enjoy jazz presented by the Community Jazz Band.
2 PM: Cookies with Spike the Turtle
For teens in grades 7-12: Video games & tabletop games & party games, a surprise movie, ice cream, door prizes, & the Grand Prize drawing! Earn 4 Beanstack badges to attend this program (read 4 books, or complete 4 Learning Track Activities, or do 2 of each). For info on our summer reading program for teens, click here.
Who ya gonna call?! For teens grades 7-12. Celebrate the new Ghostbusters movie reboot with Ghost Slime Games, snacks, trivia, costume contest, & watch the original Ghostbusters movie!
For teens in grades 7-12. Register online beginning Wed. June 1 at smfpl.beanstack.org Use Beanstack to earn virtual “badges”: log your reading and complete various activities, and those badges will make you eligible to WIN WEEKLY PRIZES! Read books, magazines or graphic novels, or listen to audiobooks.
Toshokan: the Japanese word for "library"
ToshoCon: our annual "mini convention" devoted to all things anime and manga! For teens grades 7 to 12. Program is from 7:00pm to 11:00 pm.
Teens who have completed grades 7-12 are required to turn in their signed applications and volunteer opportunity selection form TODAY.
Don't forget, mandatory Teen Orientation is June 1 at 4:15 p.m OR June 4 at 2:00 p.m. A notary will be there to witness guardian signatures on the required notarized form, for your convenience.
Calling all Teens interested in volunteering in Spike's Place! If you will complete 7th grade by June 9, 2016, we have applications ready for you to pick up.
Showcase your photography skills during our upcoming Amateur Photography Contest at the library. Photos may be submitted to the Adult and Teen Information Desk anytime on Wed., July 13 (9 AM - 9 PM). Winners will be announced, and all photos unveiled in a special Awards Reception on Tues., July 19 at 7 PM.
In celebration of National Library Week, meet Mindy McGinnis, the author of the Buckeye Teen Book Award-nominated dystopian survival novels Not a Drop to Drink and In A Handful of Dust, and the “beautifully twisted” gothic historical thriller A Madness So Discreet. Mindy will give readers “The Dirt Behind Not a Drop to Drink,” during which she’ll answer questions about her books and writing and publishing in general.
Teens in grades 6-12: tired of all the lovey dovey Valentine’s Day mush? Maybe you’re just not into all this dating stuff. That’s okay! You are invited to the library’s UN Valentine’s Day party!