Teen Programs & Events

 

 

 

November 2018

Unplugged Fridays (Fridays: Nov 2, 16, & 30, 3 – 4:30 PM)

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

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

 

 

Cupcake Wars: Fantastic Beasts (Fri., Nov 16, 3 – 4 PM)

Celebrate the release of the second Fantastic Beasts movie by decorating some themed cupcakes!  All supplies will be provided.

For all ages.  Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult.  Space is limited to 20.  Registration begins Nov. 3.  Click here for registration.

 

 

 

 

Teen Makers: Gear Art (Tues., Nov 27, 7 – 8 PM)

Make art on canvas using gears!

For teens in grades 6 and up.  Space is limited to 8.  Registration begins Nov. 13.  Click here for registration.

 

 

 

December 2018

Metal Jewelry Stamping (Mon., Dec 3, 6:30 – 8:30 PM)

Are you looking to do something creative? Do you need an idea for a handmade gift this holiday season? Join us for a metal stamping workshop! Participants will use special equipment to emboss designs into metal tags for use in jewelry, keychains, gifts, and much more.
All materials and supplies provided. Everyone will go home with something handmade!

For adults and teens.  Click here for registration.

 

Otaku Club (Tues., Dec 4, 7 – 8 PM)

Make friends and watch some anime with us in Otaku Club!  Refreshments will be served and we will be decorating cookies!

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

 

 

Bubble Jewelry Workshop (Weds., Dec 5, 7 – 8 PM)

During this workshop, we will work on three different kinds of “bubble” jewelry pendents using pictures, alcohol ink on tin foil, and melted crayons.

For adults and teens.  Space is limited to 10.  Registration begins November 21.  Click here for registration.

 

 

Stand Out in the College Admissions Process (Mon., 12/10, 6:30 – 7:30 PM)

The reality is, colleges across the nation are becoming more competitive year by year. Whether you’re applying this cycle or planning ahead, it’s time to strategize your application profile! Join Heather McCutchen, a Former Admissions Reader from Dartmouth College, for our presentation at the Durham Library on Monday 12/10 at 6:30 PM! Click here for registration.

 

 

 

 

 

Unplugged Fridays (Fridays: 12/14 & 28, 3 – 4:30 PM)

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

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

 

 

Teen Cuisine: Appetizers (Tues., Dec 18, 7 – 8 PM)

Prepare for the holiday season by making classic appetizers.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  Space is limited to 8.  Registration begins December 4.  Click here for registration.

 

 

 

Teen Advisory Group (Weds., Dec 19, 7 – 8 PM)

Help innovate with us at the Durham Public Library.  At TAG we discuss possible upcoming events and suggestions for making your library your space.  Those participating will receive an hour of community service.  Refreshments will be served.

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

 

 

 

 

 

Conntact either Children’s Librarian Alex Klaus (aklaus@durhamlibrary.org) or 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.