Teen Program in December

Below is an upcoming program for teens in December! All events are free, and are open only to teens in grades 6 through 12 unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the programs, please call the library or email Sarah at slynch@mvlc.org

 Cookie Decorating – Wed., December 18, 2013

2:45 – 4 PM  in the GPL Meeting Room 

cookies

Get in the holiday spirit by decorating sugar cookies at the library that you can bring home or eat here! The library will provide the sugar cookies and icing along with other items such as sprinkles to dress up our cookies. 

Registration is required for this event so we have enough cookies for everyone!

Registration begins on Mon., December 2, 2013. Please call the library at 978-352-5728 or come into the library to sign up.

Teen Programs in November

Below are some upcoming programs for teens in November! All events are free, and are open  only to teens in grades 6 through 12 unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the programs, please call the library or email Sarah at slynch@mvlc.org

Hunger Games Movie & Trivia – Wed., November 13, 2013

3 – 5 PM in the GPL Meeting Room

Calling all Hunger Games fans! Excited for the upcoming release of the Catching Fire movie?? Join us at the library to refresh your memory by watching The Hunger Games movie, playing trivia, and enjoying free snacks. The winner of trivia will win a $25 gift card to AMC Theatres!! And may the odds be ever in your favor!

Canvas Art Craft – Mon., November 25, 2013

3 – 4:30 PM in the GPL Meeting Room

canvasart

Want to create something awesome that’s simple and can hang in your room? Come to the library and we will design modern art with painter’s tape! Art supplies and canvases will be provided by the library. 

Registration is required and begins November 4. Please call or come into the library to sign up! 

Teen Programs in October

Below are some upcoming programs for teens in October! All events are free, and are open  only to teens in grades 6 through 12 unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the programs, please call the library or email Sarah at slynch@mvlc.org

Pumpkin Craft – Wed., October 23, 2013

pumpkin

3 -4:30 PM in the GPL Meeting Room

Come to the library and decorate a pumpkin! You’ll have a choice to paint or glitter your pumpkin. We will provide the paint, glitter, and various accessories to design your pumpkin. Registration is required and begins October 7. Please call or come into the library to sign up. 

Please let us know if you will be bringing a pumpkin or if you would like the library to provide you with one.

Halloween Movie – Tues., October 29, 2013

3 – 5 PM in the GPL Meeting Room

Join us at the library to watch a movie to get into the spirit for Halloween! A funny new twist on a classic love story about a zombie and a human survivor who form a special relationship in their struggle for survival.  Halloween treats will be provided (free snacks!!)

2013 Teen Library Survey

Hey teens, tell us what you think about the library and what types of programs we should offer! Paper surveys will be available at the Main Desk. Fill out the survey and be entered to win an Orange Leaf gift certificate!!

The survey is open to teens in grades 6 -12. If you have any questions, please ask the librarian at the Main Desk.

Young Adult Program for grades 6-12 on Oct 24th

Paint a Pumpkin Contest

Painted Pumpkin

*Bring your own pumpkin*

Rather than carving jack-o’-lanterns this Halloween, break with tradition and paint your pumpkins instead. We will provide the paint, decorations, and various accessories to design your own Jack-o’-Lantern. The most creative design, as judged by staff members, will win a $25 gift certificate to www.amazon.com

Wednesday October 24nd 3-4:30pm

Registration begins on Oct. 1st

Registration is required.

For students in grades 6 to 12.

Young adult programs this week (grades 6 and up)

Mon 8/1 to Fri 8/5 Library Quiz week

Throughout the week find the answers to different questions by using your library skills. The quiz will be posted on Monday at 6pm.

The person who answers the most questions correctly will be entered in a drawing for a prize!

Wed 8/3 6:45 PM Fencing Demonstration *AGES 6 AND UP*

Originally used as practice for dueling and
battle, fencing is now an Olympic sport. Come learn more about fencing and watch nationally ranked students from 3MB Fencing Club demonstrate how it is done.

Fri 8/5 3-5pm Make your own button

Make buttons with text from old books and quotes from favorite books and artwork from stories, newspapers, and magazines.
Limited to 5 buttons per person!

Young Adult Programs July 25-29th (grades 6 and up)

The Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt at the Library continues

For the whole week there will be clues left through out the library relating to the Harry Potter books and movies. Be the first to get all the clues!

The second part of the Scavenger hunt will start at 6pm on Monday July 25th. Follow the clues to find the items that are hidden in the library. Use a camera to take pictures of each item as they need to stay where you find them

Click here to Download the Scavenger Hunt!

Take our fun quiz on the Harry Potter Books. Win an extra chance at winning the UK version of the “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” by answering 100% correctly.

Fri 7/27 3-5pm Bocce day

Come and learn about bocce and how to play. This will mainly be held outside, weather permitting.
If it is raining we will have a craft set up inside.

Young Adult Program today!

Fri 7/22 3-5pm Star wars craft day

Yoda Finger Puppet

Yoda Finger Puppet

Come make some cool and amazing crafts based on the out of this world experience of Star Wars. Grades 6 and up.

We also wanted to let it be known that the Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt will continue starting at 6pm on Monday July 25th.

Details to be posted on Monday but this part of the scavenger hunt will take part in the library

Young Adult Programs this week at the library!

Week of July 11 – 15th Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt at the Library

For the whole week there will be clues left through out the library relating to the Harry Potter books and movies. Be the first to get all the clues!

Click here to Download the first part of the Scavenger Hunt!

The second part of the Scavenger hunt will be postponed due to staff illness and will be announced as soon as possible


Instead take our fun quiz on the Harry Potter Books. Win an extra chance at winning the UK version of the “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” by answering 100% correctly.

The scavenger Hunt list will be posted at 6pm on Monday July 11th! Items can be brought to the library after you have completed the hunt.

Fri 7/15 **3-5pm Artist Trading Cards** Cancelled due to staff illness

Come make artist trading cards based on your favorite stories or books.