Next Week

Wednesday, April 5 @ 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, April 6 @ 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.

Thursday, April 6 @ 6:00 p.m.
Students in grades 4-8 can try out Arduino, a kit that for building digital devices and interactive objects. This workshop is part of the Project Next Generation grant. No registration required and bus passes are available to participants.

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.

Around Town

Check out these events around town…

March 15 – Teen Gaming @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

March 15 – Spring Break Theater @ Bettendorf Public Library

March 16 – Coding Night @ Rock Island Public Library (Main)

March 16 – Stop Motion Movie Maker @ River Valley Library

March 18 – TEEN STEM – Magnetic Slime @ East Moline Public Library

March 18 – Henna Tattooing @ Silvis Public Library

March 20 – Young Adult After School Hangout @ Bettendorf Public Library

March 21 – Young Adult After School Hangout @ Bettendorf Public Library

 

 

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

Around Town

Check out these events around town…

March 9 – Teen Gaming @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

March 9 – Linux Linux Everywhere @ Bettendorf Public Library

March 9 – Magic: The Gathering Club @ Bettendorf Public Library

March 10 – LED Throwies @ Bettendorf Public Library

March 10 – St. Patrick’s Day Crafts @ East Moline Public Library

March 12 – LEGO Mindstorming @ Bettendorf Public Library

March 15 – Geek & Craft @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

March 15 – Dinner and a Movie @ Silvis Public Library

 

 

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