Category Archives : Teens


Gingerbread Challenge

Candy CaneTuesday, December 16 at 3:00 PM

Create a Gingerbread masterpiece illustrating our secret theme! Previous themes have been “Music” and “Snow Day.” Teens are asked to bring a bag of candy decorations to share and add variety to their creations. It is also a good idea to bring a can of white icing. Gingerbread and royal icing will be provided by the library. Open to teens in grades 6-12. Limited to 15 Gingerbread Houses. Teens may work in teams of two. Please call the library at 330-343-6123 to register or for more information.


YA Crew Meeting

YA Crew LogoTuesday November 11 at 3:00 PM

Join the YA Crew for free snacks, a fun warm-up game, and a special advanced look at the somewhat top secret Big Project. Pick up forms early, find a critique partner, and get your questions answered at this meeting!

 

Did you know?

If you’re a member of the YA Crew, you get free books from our YA discards? Find out more!


U Create: Write On!

NotebookTuesday, December 2 at 3:00 PM

Just because NaNoWriMo is over, don’t think you should stop writing! Join us for games, writing exercises, and fun ideas to keep the words flowing at this fun event. Also enjoy snacks and learn about an exciting opportunity for teen writers and artists coming in the Spring.

 

 

 

 

 

Writing Websites

 


After-School Movie

Film ReelTuesday, November 25 at 3:00 PM

Join us for a fun teen movie chosen by the YA Crew.

No Registration Necessary.

Open to Teens in Grades 6-12

Movie will be rated PG-13 or Lower

Free Snacks Provided.

Call the library at 330-343-6123 for more information.


Mockingjay (Part 1)

Tuesday, November 18 at 3:00 PM

Mockingjay Symbol

“Fire is catching! And if we burn, you burn with us!”

Katniss Everdeen

Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Get ready for Mockingjay: Part 1 by participating in our gauntlet of crafts, games, and trivia, inspired by the bestselling trilogy. Snacks will be provided. Open to teens in grades 6-12. Call the library at 330-343-6123 to register or for more information.

 


YA Crew Meeting

YA Crew LogoTuesday November 11 at 3:00 PM

Join the YA Crew for free snacks, a fun warm-up game, and a collaborative poster-design project. More details about the YA Crew’s Big Project will also be discussed. Open to teens in grades 6-12. Call the library at 330-343-6123 to register.

 

Did you know?

If you’re a member of the YA Crew, you get to register for the annual Teen Lock-In early? Find out more!


Mystery Maze

Friday, November 7

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Magnifying Glass

Tweens and Teens ages 9 – 18 are invited to celebrate our Sherlock Holmes Week at this fun, after-hours event inspired by the classic detective game Clue. Follow the clues throughout the library to find out who-dun-it with what and where. Refreshments will be provided. Participants must register by Thursday, November 6. Call the library at 330-343-6123 for more information.

 

Any Teens (grades 6-12) who would like to volunteer to help at this event, please contact Liz Strauss at strausel@doverlibrary.org. Help setting up, cleaning up, and leading the maze would be greatly appreciated. A great opportunity for Community Service hours!