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   MON - Video Games|Weekly Activity|Maker Kits|Board Games
   TUES - Fun Program |Weekly Activity|Maker Kits|Board Games
   WED - Video Games|Weekly Activity|Maker Kits|Board Games
   THURS - Video Game Tournament
   FRI - Movie 3-5pm | Maker Kits | Board Games
   SAT - Check the schedule for a fun program!

         

 

relaxation day | tues, aug 15 | 3-6PM | GR 6-12

We're celebrating "Relaxation Day" with soothing music and hot chocolate in the Teen Room.  Just relax with friends, read a book, or play a board game.

Dystopian lock in | fri, aug 18 | 5-8PM | GR 6-12

Imagine a world embroiled in chaos... or just experience it now at the Teen's Room Dystopian Lock-in!  Settle in a we dive into apocalyptic worlds like The Hunger Games, Maze Runner, and Divergent through games, crafts, and scavenger hunts.  Snacks and war paint provided. 

try it tuesday:  Robotics & Coding challenges | tues, aug 22 | 3:30-4:30pm | GR 6-12

STEAMpunks- This week we're focusing on "TECHNOLOGY" and exploring robotics and coding with Cubelets, Little Bits, Rokit Smart, and more!  Get ready for a fun discussion and hands on activities... and of course, snacks are included.  Registration encouraged.  

table top | wed, aug 23 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

Bring a friend or meet a new one for gaming fun in the Teen Room.  

"just because" day | mon, aug 28 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

Come to the Teen Room "Just Because" and we'll have tasty treats "Just Because" on "Just Because Day!"

family film fest:  beauty and the beast | thur, aug 31 | 5:45-8pm | ALL AGES

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie!  This month we're showing Disney's Beauty and the Beast-  the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful, and independent young woman who is take prisoner by a beast in his castle.  Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.  129 minutes | PG

Harry pOTTER DAY | FRI, SEPt 1 | 3-5PM | GR 6-12

We're celebrating the anniversary of Harry's first day at Hogwarts in the Teen Room.  

try it tuesday:  building challenge | tues, sept 5 | 3:30-4:30pm | gr 6-12

STEAMpunks:  This week we're focusing on "ENGINEERING" and challenging you to a series of building projects!  The winner will receive a $25 gift card to GameStop.  Get ready for a fun discussion and hands on activities... and of course, snacks are included.  Registration encouraged.

Weird day | fri, sept 8 | 3-5pm | gr 6-12 

It's National Weird Day, so get ready for things to get weird in the Teen Room with crafts, games, and snacks!

think positive day | wed, sept 13 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

We're getting real for Positive Thinking Day.  Join us for crafts and games that will turn that frown upside down.  

interactive guardians of the galaxy event | sat, sept 16 | 12-2:30pm | gr 6-12

Can't make it to a program during the week?  Sitting at home , bored on a Saturday afternoon?  Join us for Saturday Teen!  This Saturday we'll be highly entertained with an interactive Guardians of the Galaxy movie watching experience.  You'll get a goodie bag, you'll get instructions, and you'll get to watch Guardians in a new and exciting way.  Registration is encouraged.  

Try it tuesday:  Stained glass creations | Tues, Sept 19 | 3:30-4:30pm | GR 6-12

STEAMpunks- This week we're focusing on "ART" and creating stained glass creations.  Get ready for a fun discussion and hands on activities... and of course, snacks are included.  Registration encouraged.  

Family film fest:  wonder woman | tues, sept 19 | 5:30-8pm | all ages

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie!  This month we're showing DC's Wonder Woman- Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior.  When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.  141 minutes | PG-13

table top | wed, sept 20 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

Bring a friend or meet a new one for gaming fun in the Teen Room.  

national comic book day | mon, sept 25 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

Calling all teen superhero enthusiasts:  Join us on National Comic Book Day for the ultimate Marvel vs. DC debate.  

TRY IT TUESDAY:  giant MONOPOLY | TUES, OCT 3 | 3:30-4:30pm | GR 6-12

STEAMpunks:  This week we're focusing on "MATH" and playing a game of GIANT Monopoly!  Winning team gets a prize!  Get ready for a fun discussion and hands on activities... and of course, snacks are included.  Registration encouraged.  

international observe the moon night | fri oct 6 | 7-10pm | all ages

We're celebrating International Observe the Moon Night with the Indiana Astronomical Society.  Join us outside at the Greenwood Middle School football field (park in the library's west parking lot for access) for moon, planet, and star gazing.  That evening (weather permitting!) Mars, Saturn, and the Moon will be visible.  

national chess day | mon, oct 9 | 3-6PM | gr 6-12

We're celebrating National Chess Day in the Teen Room with a Chess tournament and game of GIANT chess!

it's my party day | wed, oct 11 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

We're throwing a party just because it's "It's My Party Day!"

family film fest:  guardians of the galaxy vol. 2 | thur, oct 12 | 5:30-8pm | all ages

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie!  This month we're showing Marvel's Guardian's of the Galaxy Vol. 2- The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.  136 minutes | PG-13

After Hours:  The midnight society | fri, oct 13 | 5-8pm | gr 6-12

"Submitted for the approval of the Midnight Society, we present..." a spooky fun evening at the library with ghost stories, games, and more- a horror filled way to spend Friday the 13th.  Registration and signed permission slip required.  

Table Top | wed, oct 25 | 3-6pm | gr 6-12

Bring a friend or meet a new one for gaming fun in the Teen Room.  

GPL Spooktacular | Sat, oct 28 | 12-4pm | all ages | community room a & B

Join us for a community Halloween party, where there's something for everyone!  We'll have crafts, games, storytelling, and more.