Books on the Big (And Little) Screen

Check out these books that have been made into movies and TV shows. You can find them in the Teen Corner of the Moline Public Library. Click on the title to get more information or to place a hold.

 

The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey (The 5th Wave, Book One)

The 100 by Cass Morgan (The 100, Book One)

The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak

The Carrie Diaries by Candace Bushnell (The Carrie Diaries, Book One)

City of Bones by Cassandra Clare (Mortal Instruments, Book One)

Divergent by Veronica Roth (Divergent, Book One)

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Gossip Girl by Cecily von Ziegesar (Gossip Girl, Book One)

I Know What You Did Last Summer by Lois Duncan

The Maze Runner by James Dashner (Maze Runner, Book One)

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children, Book One)

Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan

Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard (Pretty Little Liars, Book One)

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith

The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot (The Princess Diaries, Book One)

Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead (Vampire Academy, Book One)

The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening and the Struggle by L.J. Smith

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Next Week

Tuesday, January 12 @ 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.

Thursday, January 14 @ 5:00-7:00 p.m.
The Illinois Student Assistance Commission will give a Financial Aid workshop. Get hands-on assistance filling out online financial aid applications, advice about where to find financial aid, and more. Free. No registration required. Drop in any time.

Next week…

YouTube Contest for Teens!
Quad City teens in grades 6-12 can create a 3-5 minute video for a chance to win $100. In teams of up to five people, make a video based on one of this year’s themes. Upload it to YouTube, submit a hard copy to your library, and turn in the entry form. Entries due March 3rd. A Premiere Party will be held March 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the Putnam Museum. See your local library for more information and an entry form, or click here.

Monday, March 2 @ 6:30
The Brilliant Companions, a Doctor Who fan club, will meet at the Moline Public Library on Monday, March 2 at 6:30 to discuss seasons 9 & 10 of Classic Doctor Who featuring Jon Pertwee.

Wednesday, March 4 @ 2:30-4:30
Stop by the Teen Corner of the library for TEEN-ucopia. We have a variety of games for Nintendo Wii and Xbox One, board games, and other activities.

Thursday, March 5 @ 3:30
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.

Saturday, March 7 @ 9:00
Teens and Tweens in grades 5 and up can take part in a Graphic Novel Workshop hosted by the Moline Public Library. This workshop is part of “Project Next Generation: Dream, Design, Deliver,” and will introduce students to the history of cartooning, creating a comic strip, publishing, and more. Sessions will take place on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m. starting January 24 and concluding April 11. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. This program is free and no experience is necessary, but space is limited and registration is required. Bus passes will be available to registered participants.

For more information, or to register for the program, contact Jan LaRoche at jlaroche@molinelibrary.org or by calling 309-524-2470.

Next week…

YouTube Contest for Teens!
Quad City teens in grades 6-12 can create a 3-5 minute video for a chance to win $100. In teams of up to five people, make a video based on one of this year’s themes. Upload it to YouTube, submit a hard copy to your library, and turn in the entry form. Entries due March 3rd. A Premiere Party will be held March 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the Putnam Museum. See your local library for more information and an entry form, or click here.

Tuesday, February 24 @ 5:00 Join us in the Bronze Room of the Moline Library for a screening of the films created as part of the Project Next Generation Moviemaking Workshop. Help us congratulate our students for their hard work. Light refreshments will be served.

Wednesday, February 25 @ 2:30-4:30
Stop by the Teen Corner of the library for TEEN-ucopia. We have a variety of games for Nintendo Wii and Xbox One, board games, and other activities.

Thursday, February 26 @ 6:00
Date Safe: Teen Dating Violence Class is a class that parents and teens (ages 12-17) will take together. We will be learning about the dynamics of teen dating violence. We will discuss awareness, prevention and intervention aspects, and what healthy relationships look like. Part of the class time the parents and teens will be separated to foster open discussion and a customized presentation. The class will be led by Chassity Morse of Army Community Service. Registration is required and a minimum sign-up is needed to hold the class.

For more information and to register, please call 309-782-3773 or 309-524-2470.

Saturday, February 28 @ 9:00
Teens and Tweens in grades 5 and up can take part in a Graphic Novel Workshop hosted by the Moline Public Library. This workshop is part of “Project Next Generation: Dream, Design, Deliver,” and will introduce students to the history of cartooning, creating a comic strip, publishing, and more. Sessions will take place on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m. starting January 24 and concluding April 11. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. This program is free and no experience is necessary, but space is limited and registration is required. Bus passes will be available to registered participants.

For more information, or to register for the program, contact Jan LaRoche at jlaroche@molinelibrary.org or by calling 309-524-2470.

Next week…

YouTube Contest for Teens!
Quad City teens in grades 6-12 can create a 3-5 minute video for a chance to win $100. In teams of up to five people, make a video based on one of this year’s themes. Upload it to YouTube, submit a hard copy to your library, and turn in the entry form. Entries due March 3rd. A Premiere Party will be held March 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the Putnam Museum. See your local library for more information and an entry form, or click here.

Monday, February 16
The Moline Public Library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

Tuesday, February 17 @ 3:30-5:30
Anime Club
 is open to teens and tweens ages 12 to 21 who love anime, manga, and all things Japanese. Drop by to watch anime, enjoy snacks, and make new friends.

Wednesday, February 18 @ 2:30-4:30
Stop by the Teen Corner of the library for TEEN-ucopia. We have a variety of games for Nintendo Wii and Xbox One, board games, and other activities.

Saturday, February 21 @ 9:00
Teens and Tweens in grades 5 and up can take part in a Graphic Novel Workshop hosted by the Moline Public Library. This workshop is part of “Project Next Generation: Dream, Design, Deliver,” and will introduce students to the history of cartooning, creating a comic strip, publishing, and more. Sessions will take place on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m. starting January 24 and concluding April 11. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. This program is free and no experience is necessary, but space is limited and registration is required. Bus passes will be available to registered participants.

For more information, or to register for the program, contact Jan LaRoche at jlaroche@molinelibrary.org or by calling 309-524-2470.

Next week…

YouTube Contest for Teens!
Quad City teens in grades 6-12 can create a 3-5 minute video for a chance to win $100. In teams of up to five people, make a video based on one of this year’s themes. Upload it to YouTube, submit a hard copy to your library, and turn in the entry form. Entries due March 3rd. A Premiere Party will be held March 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the Putnam Museum. See your local library for more information and an entry form, or click here.

Tuesday, February 10 @ 4:00
The sixth session in our PNG Moviemaking Workshop will explore using computer software to edit films. If interested in attending, please call the library at 309-524-2477 to see if spots are open.

Wednesday, February 11 @ 2:30-4:30
Stop by the Teen Corner of the library for TEEN-ucopia. We have a variety of games for Nintendo Wii and Xbox One, board games, and other activities.

Saturday, February 14 @ 9:00
Teens and Tweens in grades 5 and up can take part in a Graphic Novel Workshop hosted by the Moline Public Library. This workshop is part of “Project Next Generation: Dream, Design, Deliver,” and will introduce students to the history of cartooning, creating a comic strip, publishing, and more. Sessions will take place on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m. starting January 24 and concluding April 11. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. This program is free and no experience is necessary, but space is limited and registration is required. Bus passes will be available to registered participants.

For more information, or to register for the program, contact Jan LaRoche at jlaroche@molinelibrary.org or by calling 309-524-2470.

Next week…

Monday, February 2 @ 6:30
The Brilliant Companions, a Doctor Who fan club, will meet at the Moline Public Library on Monday, February 2 at 6:30 to discuss season 9 of the Classic Doctor Who featuring Jon Pertwee.

Tuesday, February 3 @ 4:00
The fifth session in our PNG Moviemaking Workshop will explore using computer software to edit films. If interested in attending, please call the library at 309-524-2477 to see if spots are open.

Wednesday, February 4 @ 2:30-4:30
Stop by the Teen Corner of the library for TEEN-ucopia. We have a variety of games for Nintendo Wii and Xbox One, board games, and other activities.

Thursday, February 5 @ 3:30
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.

Saturday, February 7 @ 9:00
Teens and Tweens in grades 5 and up can take part in a Graphic Novel Workshop hosted by the Moline Public Library. This workshop is part of “Project Next Generation: Dream, Design, Deliver,” and will introduce students to the history of cartooning, creating a comic strip, publishing, and more. Sessions will take place on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m. starting January 24 and concluding April 11. Attendance at all sessions is recommended. This program is free and no experience is necessary, but space is limited and registration is required. Bus passes will be available to registered participants.

For more information, or to register for the program, contact Jan LaRoche at jlaroche@molinelibrary.org or by calling 309-524-2470.