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Write Now! is a group for teen and adult writers of all genres and writing levels. Meetings will be on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the second floor program room. Bring up to 6 double-spaced pages of a piece you’re working on to the April 22 meeting to get feedback and advice.

Tween/Teen Gaming will take place on Wednesday, April 24 @ 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. Enjoy a variety of video games, board games, and computer games at in the second floor program room. Drop in anytime. No registration required. Grades 6-12.

Students in grades 4-8 can learn about the effects humans have on the environment in a Watershed Science Class on Thursday, April 25 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is required and space is limited. This program is developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology act grant administered by the Illinois State Library using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

 

Check out events for teens at other area libraries:

Rock Island Public Library

Bettendorf Public Library

Davenport Public Library

East Moline Public Library

Silvis Public Library

River Valley District Library

Robert R. Jones Public Library

LeClaire Community Library

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Students in grades 4-8 can make and eat a meal during the TWEEN STEAM CLUB: Cooking Class on Thursday, April 18 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is required and space is limited. This program is developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology act grant administered by the Illinois State Library using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Students in grades 6-12 can submit ONE original poem of up to 30 lines in the Teen Poetry Contest. Entry forms are available at the library or online at https://bit.ly/2Gi5lAz. Deadline for submissions is Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Prizes will be $25, $15, and $10 gift certificates for first, second, and third places in each category (middle school or high school).

The Library will be CLOSED on Friday, April 19 in observance of the Spring Holiday.

 

Check out events for teens at other area libraries:

Rock Island Public Library

Bettendorf Public Library

Davenport Public Library

East Moline Public Library

Silvis Public Library

River Valley District Library

Robert R. Jones Public Library

LeClaire Community Library

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Students in grades 4-8 can make and eat a meal during the TWEEN STEAM CLUB: Cooking Class on Monday, March 4 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is required and space is limited. This program is developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology act grant administered by the Illinois State Library using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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. The next meeting will be on Thursday, March 7 @ 3:30 p.m. Grades 6-12.

 

Check out events for teens at other area libraries:

Rock Island Public Library

Bettendorf Public Library

Davenport Public Library

East Moline Public Library

Silvis Public Library

River Valley District Library

Robert R. Jones Public Library

LeClaire Community Library

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Monday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m.
Poets who entered the Teen Poetry Contest are invited to a Teen Poetry Café. Bring your friends and family and read your poems while enjoying snacks. Awards will be presented.

Wednesday, May 2 @ 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Students in grades 6 through 12 can enjoy a variety of video games, board games, computer games, crafts, and other activities at the Moline Public Library during After School Fun. Register in advance to make your own iron-on t-shirt.

Thursday, May 3 @ 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, May 3 @ 3:30 p.m.
Join HyVee Dietitian Hannah Eddy to learn about nutrition and food safety, and create a complete meal to enjoy. Registration is required.

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Check out these events around town…

April 25 – Teen Gaming @ Davenport Public Library (Fairmount)

April 25 – Magic: The Gathering Club @ Bettendorf Public Library

April 26 – Tween/Teen Gaming Night @ Rock Island Public Library (Downtown)

April 26 – Teen Chef @ East Moline Public Library

April 26 – Young Adult Tabletop Roleplaying @ Bettendorf Public Library

April 26 – Tinker Lab 3D Needle Felting @ LeClaire Community Library

April 30 – Game Night @ River Valley District Library

May 1 – Young Adult Tabletop Roleplaying @ Bettendorf Public Library

 

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

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