Posted On: May 28, 2014 In: Teen Zone
Thursdays in June at 2:00 join us for Wiki Warriors and learn to become a Wiki editor!
From Wikipedia to WikiHow and even the HarryPotterWiki, wiki is everywhere! A community that covers the globe, wiki editors create the tools you use every day to find and organize information. Join Mike Dupont at the library and learn to take charge of the information in your community. History is made by those who write it!
Posted On: May 25, 2014 In: Teen Zone
Join us this Friday June 6th at 2pm and at last you will achieve your dream of creating a rendition of your favorite super hero in needlepoint! What’s that you say? It hadn’t ever occurred to you to create a cross stitch of your number one companion from Dr. Who? Well it’s time to broaden your horizons! Read More..
Posted On: May 24, 2014 In: Beyond Books, Teen Zone
It seems like Wikipedia has been around forever (13 years) but in the grand scheme of things we really haven’t had it that long. Wikipedia may be the biggest, most popular wiki out there but that doesn’t mean it’s the only one!
In my travels I’ve run into a lot of different wikis. Here are just a few that have caught my eye.
Posted On: May 17, 2014 In: Teen Zone
Congratulations to Ethan Anderson on his winning T-Shirt Design!
Thanks to each and every one of you who entered a design into our Teen Summer Reading Program T-Shirt design contest. We had a really great group of entries and I hope you will all enter designs again next year!
The T-Shirts are being printed now and will be ready right on time for the start of summer reading. Be sure to take part so that you can win one of these great T-shirts!
Posted On: May 15, 2014 In: Teen Zone
For all of you folks out there who are looking for a way to get around this summer I have two bits of great news.
FIRST: On May 23rd, the first day of the Summer Reading Program, we’re going to be giving away 100 Free Bus Passes!
Yes! The first 100 Teens through the door that Friday will receive a free bus pass good for June, July AND August. So come on down to the library, try your luck for a bus pass, and pick up a reading log while you’re at it.
Posted On: May 13, 2014 In: Book Lists, Teen Zone
Summer reading is right around the corner! Get a jump on it by checking out some of the new books hitting Teen Zone shelves in May. Read More..
Posted On: Apr 21, 2014 In: Beyond Books, Teen Zone
Have you ever dreamed of being an archeologist?
How about going on an excavation and discovering something that hasn’t been seen in hundreds of years?
Posted On: Apr 18, 2014 In: Book Lists, Teen Zone
Spring is getting a late start this year, but that doesn’t mean that we haven’t gotten a crop of new releases in the Teen Zone! Here is a sampling of the new young adult fiction hitting our shelves. Read More..
Posted On: Apr 15, 2014 In: Teen Zone
Are you interested in volunteering at the library this summer? If you’d like to be a part of our summer fun, you must attend one of our informational meetings. We’ll explain the different types of jobs and time commitments.
This program is open to ages 13-18 that are still in school.
Two meeting times available:
Tuesday, April 22nd 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Saturday, April 26th 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Posted On: Mar 24, 2014 In: Beyond Books
The ACT test is an important test for college bound students, as it is used to determine college admissions. On Saturday, March 29 at 9:30 am Kaplan Test Prep will be offering a free practice exam.
Where: Bishop Seabury Academy
When: March 29, 9:30am-1:00pm
Registration is limited and spaces fill up quickly, so please call the library at 785-843-3833 to reserve your spot.
Don’t forget to bring a pencil and calculator!
ACT Results and Strategies will be at the Library April 9, 7pm.