Teen Programs & Events

 

 

July

Unplugged Fridays (Fri., 7/12 & 26, 17, & 31, 3 – 4:30 PM)

Meets on Fridays from 3 to 4:30 PM.  Join our Unplugged Fridays for tabletop gaming!  Bring games and friends.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  No registration required.

 

Area 51 Escape Room 

Can you solve an extraterrestrial mystery in under an hour?

Sign up as a team or an individual online or by phone.  Participants between the ages of 12 and 14 must be with a participating adult.

For teens and adults.  For registration please contact gmonti@durhamlibrary.org

 

 

 

Shibori Tye Dye (Mon., July 22, 2 – 3 PM)

Create masterpieces using the japanese shibori technique that creates geometrical patterns with tie dye. Materials will be available for dying, but you are welcome to bring your own shirts, cloths, or pillowcases.

For teens going into grades 6 and up.  Space is limited to 8.  Click here for registration.  Registration begins July 8.

 

 

Star Wars Trivia (Tues., July 23, 6:30 – 7:30 PM)

Test your Star Wars trivia from the movies, comics, and TV shows!

For teens and adults.  Play as a team or individually!  Click here for registration.  Registration begins July 9.

 

 

 

Let’s Make Lego Mindstorms (Weds., July 24, 3 – 4 PM)

Pick a blueprint, assemble a robot, and program functions with our Lego Mindstorm kits generously donated to the library by the Essex Financial Group!

For teens going into grades 6 and up.  Space is limited to 10.  Click here for registration.  Registration begins July 10.

 

 

 

Paper Marbling (Mon., July 29, 2 – 3 PM)

Learn the technique of paper marbling by painting on water with special inks. All materials will be provided!

For teens going into grades 6 and up.  Space is limited to 8.  Click here for registration.  Registration begins July 15.

 

 

August 2019

Breaker Space (Tues., Aug 6 & 13, 3 – 4 PM)

Take apart technology and learn the inner workings of devices and appliances.  All materials will be provided.

For program is for teens going into grades 6 and up.  Space is limited to 8.  Click here for registration.

 

Unplugged Fridays (Fri., 8/9 & 23, 3 – 4:30 PM)

Meets on Fridays from 3 to 4:30 PM.  Join our Unplugged Fridays for tabletop gaming!  Bring games and friends.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  No registration required.

 

Magic the Gathering Draft (Sat., Aug 17, 1 – 4 PM)

Join our Magic: The Gathering draft and earn booster packs.  Those participating in the draft will keep their drafting decks created at the program.

For teens going into grades 6 and up.  Must have prior experience to playing Magic.  Space is limited to 8.  Click here for registration.

 

 

 

Conntact Assistant Youth Services Librarian Gina Monti (gmonti@durhamlibrary.org) for any questions or comments regarding teen programs and events.  You can also reach us at (860) 349-9544.