Saturday Gaming @ The Lounge
Come play your favorite Wii, Wii U, PS2 and xbox Kinect games at the Teen Lounge Game Room! Open to ages 12 - 18.
» Saturdays: 12/2, 12/9, 12/16, 12/23, 12/30, 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17 & 2/24 at 1pm @ The Downtown Library.
Family Game Time
Play the classic games from your childhood! Join us on Saturday mornings for board/card games that are fun for the entire family! All Ages.
» Saturdays: 1/13 & 2/10 at 10:30am @ The Centre Branch.
Game Night @ The Centre Branch
Join us to play one of the many games at the Centre Branch or learn how to play our Featured Game of the Night. We offer a selection of games including Settlers of Cattan, Pandemic, Ticket to Ride, Chess & Checkers and many more. Ages 13+
» Thursdays: 12/28, 1/4 & 2/1 at 10:30am @ The Centre Branch.
A focus on community awareness and "how to" events, to help today’s teenager.
Board @ the Branch - Ticket To Ride
Come play games with us! Each month we will crack out a board game classic and new. This month we will be playing Ticket To Ride a cross-country train adventure where players collect cards of various types of train cars that enable them to claim railway routes connecting cities in various countries around the world. Drop ins welcome!
» Wednesday, December 13th at 4pm @ The Pittsville Branch.
Movies @ The Branch After School - Despicable Me 3
Join us as we watch Despicable Me 3. Popcorn will be served
» Wednesday, January 10 at 3pm @ The Pittsville Branch.
Board @ The Branch - Clue
Come play games with us! Each month we will crack out a board game classic and new. This month we will be playing the classic murder mystery game Clue. Drop ins welcome!
» Wednesday, January 17th at 4pm @ The Pittsville Branch.
Job Interview Prep for Teens
Teens aged 15-19 are welcome to come experience one-on-one employment interviews, be a part of a “Group Interview” setting, and learn what employers are looking for in today’s job market. For this workshop, teens are encouraged to dress as if they were going to a real interview, and also to bring their résumé if available.
» Thursday, January 11th at 6:30pm @ The Centre Branch.
» Tuesday, February 20th at 6:30pm @ The Centre Branch.
Storytellers - D&D Character Challenge
Challenge your creative writing skills! Explore your individual writing style in a pressure-free environment. In this 3-part series, use the world of D&D to build your characters and see what their stories hold! For ages 13+
» Fridays: 2/2, 2/9 & 2/16 at 6:30pm @ The Centre Branch.
A Virtual Tour of Outer Space!
Space may indeed be the final frontier in our "normal" reality, but what about in VIRTUAL reality? Using "Google Expeditions" and virtual reality technology, students will see a virtual tour through space, including our planets, the moon, the sun... and beyond! How did the universe form? How did our solar system, as we know it, come to be? Strap on, because while no space shuttles are needed, this tour of the galaxy will be a fast and intense ride, where students can have an actual out of this world experience without ever leaving the comfort of their own library!
» Saturday, February 3rd at 2pm @ The Centre Branch.
Board @ The Branch - Risk
Come play games with us! This month we will be playing the classic strategy game Risk. Drop ins welcome.
» Wednesday, February 21st at 4pm @ The Pittsville Branch.
What’s a Maker Space?
Makers are Artist, crafters, inventors, tinkerers, repurposers, hackers, and geeks of all descriptions who want to help develop a culture of creation, not just consumption.
Express Yourself with Yarn
Do you like to knit or crochet? Would you like to learn to crochet? Come join us for an evening of creativity! We’ll provide knitting needles, crochet hooks and yarn to use for the evening. Or bring your own. Ages 10 - 18.
» Tuesdays: 12/5, 1/2 & 2/6 at 6pm @ The Downtown Library.
B.E.T. Build, Think, Explore
Join us every Thursday as kids get to take part in hands on projects, crafts and activities focusing on science, technology, arts and more. Drop Ins welcome!
» Thursdays: 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28, 1/4, 1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15 & 2/22 at 3pm @ The Pittsville Branch.
Use design software and 3D printers to make your own Fractal Snowflake. Ages 11+
» Thursday, December 28th at 2pm @ The Centre Branch.
3D Love Pendants
Use design software and 3D printers to make a pendant gift for your Valentine. Ages 11+
» Monday, February 5th at 6:30pm @ The Centre Branch.