Yoga for Teens – August 13

yogaThere’s still room in the yoga session happening on Wednesday August 13 at 6:30 pm! Join Dale Sampson as she teaches poses, breathing practices, and some meditation techniques to help you maneuver the stresses in your life!

This program is open to teens in grades 6 through 12.

Sign ups are required. Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to sign up! 

Yoga for Teens

yogaJoin Dale Sampson on Wednesday, July 23 & August 13 at 6:30 pm as she teaches poses, breathing practices, and some meditation techniques to help you maneuver the stresses in your life!

This program is open to teens in grades 6 through 12.

Sign ups are required for the yoga sessions. You may attend one session or both!

Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to sign up! 

Teen Summer Reading Kickoff!

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Come to the library on Monday, June 23 between 2:30 – 4 pm to make your own ice cream sundae and sign up for summer reading! Those who sign up will be able to pick a prize and enter a contest to win more! You’ll also be able to get the teen summer reading program schedule. This kickoff event is for teens ONLY.

Teen summer reading sign-ups are for those entering grades 7 – 12. 

Can’t attend and want to sign up? Stop by and see Sarah or sign up at the Main Desk or sign up online (www.readsinma.org/georgetown) any time starting June 23. 

Thank you to Jeff & Maria’s Ice Cream for the donation of ice cream!

Hula Hoop Program

hulahoopsLove hula hooping?? Katie from Pinto Bella Hoops will be at the library on Wed., April 23 at 3 pm to give a teaching demonstration on how to hula hoop! Everyone will play with the different types and sizes of hoops where Katie will either teach basic hooping or give challenges and tricks to more experienced hoopers.

Everyone will then get together for a couple group games that teach teamwork and creativity with the hoop and then the program will end with a surprise! Don’t miss out!

PLEASE NOTE: This program is for those in grades 4 and up. The presentation itself is best for mid elementary school through high school.

Thank you to the Friends for sponsoring this program!

Frozen Movie Event

frozenposterThe Georgetown Library will be showing Frozen (PG) twice in April! The first screening is on April 16 at 2:30pm and is for teens only in grades 6 -12. The second screening is on April 25 at 2pm and all ages are welcome! Below is a summary of the movie:

Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom.

Divergent Release Party

divergentfactionsOne choice can transform you. 

What faction are you? Are you Dauntless, Abnegation, Candor, Amity, or Erudite?

Join us at the library on Tues., March 18 at 2:30 pm to celebrate the upcoming movie release of Divergent with faction temporary tattoos, trivia, and snacks! The winners of trivia will receive movie passes (just in time for the movie!)

This program is open to teens in grades 6 -12. If you have any questions about the program, please call the library or e-mail Sarah at slynch@mvlc.org.

Comic Book Workshop

                  Avengers Assemble: Super Heroes as Modern Mythology

Presented by Dana Perkins, writer of The Mighty Thor saga (published by Marvel Comics)

Friday, March 7, 2:30 pm

ComicsJoin us at the library as we discuss the pop culture phenomenon known as Super Heroes, from their not-so humble beginnings in the Golden Age of comics, to the rise of Marvel in the Sixties, to their current incarnations today with a special emphasis on The Mighty Thor and The Avengers. Then, have fun creating your own characters and comic strip!

This program is for those in grades 5 and up. Registration is required.

Please call the library (978-352-5728) to sign up!

Thank you to the Friends for funding this program!

Teen Programs in February

Below are some upcoming programs for teens in February! 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

Minute to Win It – Valentine’s Day Edition

Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2:30 – 3:30 PM

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Come celebrate Valentine’s Day by testing your skills at Minute to Win It with a series of 60 second challenges. We’ll be using Valentine Day candies and materials for the challenges! Free snacks! Prizes! Fun for everyone!

Teen Afternoon Movie 

Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2:30 – 4:30 PM

Join us at the library to enjoy a screening of Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (PG-13). Free snacks to be provided! Here’s a summary of the movie below:

In order to restore their dying safe haven, the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to the Sea of Monsters to find the mythical Golden Fleece while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising.

Teen Programs in January

Below are some upcoming programs for teens in January! 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

Drop-in Craft – Wed., January 15, 2:30 – 4 pm 

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Drop in at the library and we’ll provide the paper, tools, and instruction on how to make a fancy yet easy paper snowflake!

Registration is NOT required for this event, just drop by if you’re free! Please note, this event is open to those in grades 5 -12. 

Teen Afternoon Movie – Friday, Jan. 24, 2:30 – 4:30 pm

Are you a fan of The Mortal Instrument series?? Join us at the library to watch The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (PG-13) based on the first book in the series! Free snacks to be provided! Here’s a summary of the movie below:

When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called Downworld.

Teen Afternoon Movie is a monthly movie program for teens to attend on Fridays! Is there a movie you would like us to show?? Write down your suggestion(s) and give it to Sarah, the Adult Librarian.