Calendar

May
29
Tue
Teen Anime Club @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the club to meet teens who love anime and manga as much as you do! We meet once a month to screen anime, discuss print and animated formats, and explore Japanese culture. Authentic Japanese refreshments will be available. Teens in 6th-12th grades. Please register.

Jun
2
Sat
Sensory Friendly Film – Thor: Ragnarok @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/5/6
Jun 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Join us for a movie with the lights up and the sound down! Subtitles will be enabled. Everyone is welcome to stand, talk, walk, and shout throughout the entire showing. We’ll provide gluten-free, casein-free snacks, and you’re welcome to take your own favorites along. Prefer a bean bag over a chair? Feel free to bring whatever seating is most comfortable for you.

This film screening is for teens in 6th-12th grades. While it isn’t required, registering for the event will help us estimate attendance. Thor: Ragnarok is rated PG-13.

We look forward to seeing you at JCPL!

Jun
4
Mon
STEAM Academy: Augmented Reality @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

STEAM
Academy brings science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM),
to teens ages 4th thru 12th grade in fun and challenging ways.
In these hands-on, interactive programs tweens and teens will ask questions, use their
senses, and investigate the world around them.  

Registration is required
for this program and begins May 21, 2018.  For June, students will explore Augmented Reality.  
Lenovo Star Wars Jedi Challengers  will experience using an AR headset,
lightsaber controller and a tracking beacon. 
Bring your iOS or Android smartphone to enable the game app.

Jun
6
Wed
Summer Teen Craft Program: Tie-Dying @ JCPL at Library parking lot
Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Tie dying for teens! JCPL will provide the space and all the supplies for you to make a brilliant tie dyed t-shirt this summer. Please let us know what size basic white tee you’ll be needing (unisex sizing) and be aware that this outside-activity program is dependent on the weather, and may need to be rescheduled if it rains. Grades 6th-12th. Registration Required.

Teen STEAM Academy: Lego Mindstorms @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Teen STEAM Academy brings science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM), to teens ages 6th thru 12th grade in fun and challenging ways. In these hands-on, interactive programs teens will ask questions, use their senses, and investigate the world around them.  Younger siblings can register as long as parents attend with them.Registration is required for this program and begins May 21, 2018.  For June, students will explore LEGO MINDSTORMS.  LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 makes building, programming and commanding your own LEGO robots smarter, faster, and more fun than ever. You’ll be in control of robots that drive, shoot, slither, walk, slam, and spin.

Jun
7
Thu
Summer Teen Program: Aussie Fun Jam @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/5/6
Jun 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come experience a naturally exhilarating, buzzing sensation! Aussie Fun Jam is a one-of-a-kind musical
and cultural experience. The didgeridoo is an Australian Aboriginal instrument
with a funky, fresh sound that’s as exotic as its name. In this upbeat
workshop, participants learn to play the “didge” — including animal
sounds and simple rhythms.
(Grades 6th – 12th).Registration Required.

Jun
13
Wed
Summer Teen: Water Color Workshop @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/5/6
Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Hey Teens, love watercolors? Come and experience the various techniques you can use to create watercolor designs that move your drawings to stunning paintings. Registration required. 

Summer Teen Program: Indoor Sports @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/5/6
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Teens, let’s get physical.  Hang out and enjoy some indoor ping pong, badminton and more!No registration required.

Jun
21
Thu
Make Music Day: Shadow Clone Teen Concert @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/3/4/5/6
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Hey Teens, let’s party like a GEEK as we welcome Shadow Clone back tonight!Dance, sing, and party with entertaining hip hop. Have fun and enjoy yourself! 

Jun
27
Wed
Summer Teen Program: Mix Medium Art Workshop @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2/5/6
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Hey Teens, join us as we explore multiple art mediums to stir creativity and produce amazing mixed media creations. Registration is required.