Teen Programs & Events

 

 

August 2019

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.

 

 

Pencil Drawing Workshop (Thurs., 8/22 & 29, 7 – 8:30 PM)

Learn the power of a pencil with artist Kyle Ge in this two week workshop. Kyle, Drawing Major at the Rhode Island School of Design pre-college program, will teach you basic techniques of lighting, gesture, shading, and more. Supplies will be provided!

For adults and teens.  Click here for registration.

 

 

September 2019

Drop-in Dungeons & Dragons (Every Wednesday in September, 2:30 – 4 PM)

Teens play Dungeons & Dragons with no registration required!  Players must use pre-made character sheets.

 

 

 

Unplugged Fridays (Fri., 9/6 & 20, 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.

 

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

Let’s Make Tiny Things (Tues., 9/10, 7 –  8 PM)    

Miniaturize soda bottles, phones, school supplies, and more at our tiny things workshop!

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

 

 

Practice SAT Exam (Sat., 9/14, 10:30 AM – 2:30-3 PM)

Prepare for the SATs with a free practice exam provided by College Board.  The exam will also replicate an actual testing environment.

Bring a calculator, two pencils, and a snack.

For high schoolers.  Freshmen welcome.  Space is limited to 12.  Results and exam prep will be emailed.  Click here for registration.

 

Teen Advisory Group (Weds., 9/18, 7 – 8 PM)

Create and innovate ideas for your library space!  Those attending will receive an hour of community service.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  No registration required.  Refreshments will be served!  

 

 

October 2019

Drop-in Dungeons & Dragons (Every Wednesday in October, 2:30 – 4 PM)

Teens play Dungeons & Dragons with no registration required!  Players must use pre-made character sheets.

 

 

 

Unplugged Fridays (Fri., 10/4 & 18, 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.

 

Riverdale Trivia (Tues, 9/15, 3 – 4 PM)

Play Riverdale Trivia on Kahoot.  Devices will be available.

For teens.  No registration required.

 

 

 

Teen Mythos: Urban Legends (9/15, 22, & 29, 6:30 – 8 PM)

Teen Mythos is back with another three week series on urban legends.  Each week we will discuss phenomenons paired with an activity.  Sign up for as many sessions as you’d like to attend.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  Registration required.   Click here for registration.

Schedule:

Week 1, 10/15: UFOs

Week 2, 10/22: Beasts and Monsters

Week 3, 10/29: Ghosts and Famous Haunted Places

 

 

Contact 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.