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Wednesday, May 17 @ 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Students in grades 6 through 12 can play a variety of video games, board games, and computer games in the Teen Corner on Game Days. Drop in any time.

Students in grades 4-12 are needed to volunteer for the Illinois Veterans History Project. Interviews with veterans will take place on Saturday, May 20 the Moline Public Library from 9:00 to 12:00. Anyone who wishes to take part must call the library to be scheduled. This event is part of the Project Next Generation grant and bus passes are available upon request. For more information, contact the Moline Public Library at 309-524-2470 or visit us at 3210 41st Street, Moline, IL or online at www.molinelibrary.com.

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Monday, May 8 at 6:00 p.m.
Students in grades 4-8 can make Emoji Pillows. Use hand-stitching and sewing machines to make your own pillow based on your favorite emoji. This event is part of the Project Next Generation grant and bus passes are available upon request.

Tuesday, May 9 @ 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Anime Club is open to teens and tweens in grades 6 through 12 who love anime, manga, and all things Japanese. Drop by to watch anime, enjoy snacks, and make new friends.

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Wednesday, May 3 @ 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Students in grades 6 through 12 can play a variety of video games, board games, and computer games in the Teen Corner on Game Days. Drop in any time.

Thursday, May 4 @ 3:30 p.m.
The Teen Advisory Group is your chance to help plan programs and events for teens, recommend new books and materials for the library, earn service credits, make friends, and have fun. Grades 6-12.

Around Town

Check out these events around town…

April 26 – Teen Gaming @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

April 26 – Teen Fun on Early Release @ Bettendorf Public Library

April 27 – Anime Night @ Rock Island Public Library (Main)

April 27 – Young Adult After School Hangout @ Bettendorf Public Library

April 28 – Young Adult After School Hangout @ Bettendorf Public Library

April 28 – Stop Motion Movie Maker @ River Valley Library

April 29 – Teen Stem: Adhesion, Cohesion, Gravity @ East Moline Public Library

May 1 – Young Adult After School Hangout @ Bettendorf Public Library

May 2 – Young Adult After School Hangout @ Bettendorf Public Library

 

 

Would you like your teen-friendly events listed here? Let me know in the comments.

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Monday, April 10 @ 6:00 p.m.
Students in grades 4 through 8 can experiment with Strawbees. Strawbees lets you connect straws to each other and build little to huge mechanical objects from just straws and cardboard. This event is part of the Project Next Generation grant. Bus passes are available upon request.

Tuesday, April 11 @ 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Anime Club is open to teens and tweens in grades 6 through 12 who love anime, manga, and all things Japanese. Drop by to watch anime, enjoy snacks, and make new friends.

Wednesday, April 12 @ 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Students in grades 6 through 12 can play a variety of video games, board games, and computer games in the Teen Corner on Game Days. Drop in any time.

Teen Poetry Contest
Students in grades 6-12 can submit one poem of up to 12 (short) or up to 25 (long) lines in our annual Teen Poetry Contest. Entries are due April 13. Winners in each category will receive gift certificates for $25, $15, or $10. The Library will host a Poetry Café on Monday, May 1 at 6:30 p.m. for all poets to read their work. Snacks will be provided and prizes will be awarded.

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Teen Poetry Contest
Students in grades 6-12 can submit one poem of up to 12 (short) or up to 25 (long) lines in our annual Teen Poetry Contest. Entries are due April 13. Winners in each category will receive gift certificates for $25, $15, or $10. The Library will host a Poetry Café on Monday, May 1 at 6:30 p.m. for all poets to read their work. Snacks will be provided and prizes will be awarded.

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Monday, March 13 @ 6:00 p.m.
During the second session of LEGO Robotics, students will use what they learned to compete against their friends. This event is part of the Project Next Generation grant. Space is limited and registration is required. Bus passes are available upon request.

Tuesday, March 14 @ 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Anime Club is open to teens and tweens in grades 6 through 12 who love anime, manga, and all things Japanese. Drop by to watch anime, enjoy snacks, and make new friends.

Wednesday, March 15 @ 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Students in grades 6 through 12 can play a variety of video games, board games, and computer games in the Teen Corner on Game Days. Drop in any time.

Thursday, March 16 @ 6:00 p.m.
Students in grades 4-12 are needed for Illinois Veteran’s History Project Training. Learn interview techniques, how to use recording equipment, and the project’s guidelines. Interviews with veterans will be scheduled in April and May. This workshop is part of the Project Next Generation grant. No registration required and bus passes are available to participants.