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September is Teen Health Month

September is Teen Health Month at the Lawrence Public Library.

We want teens to start the school year off right by eating nutritious foods, exercising and getting plenty of sleep. The benefits: more energy, better grades, healthy growth and reduced risk of diseases like cancer and diabetes.

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Labor Day Closing

The library will be closed on Sunday, August 31 and Monday, September 1 in honor of Labor Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 2 at 9:00am. Grab your books, movies, and music for the long weekend!

Gaming with the Pro

Every Wednesday starting at 3pm, the Teen Zone’s very own Philip holds court on gaming and gives advice on Super Smash Bros Brawl. Come play and Philip will give you pointers and tips on how to improve your game. Think you can take him on? We challenge you to beat Philip in Gaming with the Pro!




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Sunday Funday: Location & Time Changes

Great news! We’ve found a better location for our Sunday Funday movies! Starting in September we’ll be showing our films in the Reader’s Theater. With the new space also comes a new time (1:00-3:00) so be sure to come early!

Check out our online calendar for details or just keep reading to find out more.

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Teen Yoga Starts Sept. 3

Join Sarah for yoga in the Auditorium every Wednesday from 4:00-4:45 pm. Wear comfy clothes and bring a mat, if you have one.
Yoga can help with a myriad of  issues; confidence, flexibility, stress, depression, or even just be a fun thing to do with friends. And don’t worry, ”If you can breathe, you can do yoga” Krishnamacharya (the father of modern yoga).




Free Practice Tests from Kaplan

Did you know that you can take practice PSAT, ACT and SAT tests at the library? Kaplan is running three different tests for teens this Fall and also providing free follow-up sessions where you can learn test taking tips and strategies and also get help with real test questions.

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Teen Banned Books Movie

Saturday September 6th, 13th and 20th join us in the Teen Zone and make a movie for Banned Books Week!

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