Teens

Tolkien Week

Monday, Sept. 17th - Scavenger Hunt - We are kicking off Tolkien week with an all day scavenger hunt in the library. Ask the front desk for the scavenger hunt riddle list. Complete the entire list and win a 3D printed Tolkien themed prize!

Tuesday,
Beginner’s 3D Printing Workshop

Do you have questions about 3D printing? Come to our beginner’s workshop to learn how to use the library’s 3D printer.

We will walk through the process of finding a print-ready file online that you can print as is or

Tolkien Week

Ring from Lord of the RingsMonday, Sept. 17th - Scavenger Hunt - We are kicking off Tolkien week with an all day scavenger hunt in the library. Ask the front desk for the scavenger hunt riddle list. Complete the entire list and win a 3D printed Tolkien themed prize!

Tuesday, Sept. 18th at 5 pm - Sword/Shield Decorating - On day 2 of Tolkien week, celebrate by decorating your own shield and/or sword. They will be made out of cardboard and all supplies will be provided. This event is open to all ages!

Wednesday, Sept. 19th - Trivia - On day 3 of Tolkien Week will have an all day "The Hobbit" specific trivia contest. Trivia pages will be available at the circulation desk just come by and ask! Prizes will be awarded for different grade groups!

Thursday, Sept. 20th at 5 pm - Baggins Bingo - On day 4 of Tolkien Week play "Baggins Bingo"! Each of the squares has a familiar face or location in Tolkien's stories. Open to all ages and 3D printed Tolkien themed prizes will be available for the winner!

Friday, Sept. 21st - On day 5 of Tolkien Week have fun with themed cross words, word searches and coloring pages!

Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Noon - Hobbit Day - celebrate Bilbo and Frodo's birthday with us with a viewing of The Fellowship of the Ring movie along with other fun activities and snacks.


Library Fundraiser night at McDonalds

The McDonalds on 24 East Pancake is having a fundraiser for the library.
They will donate 20% of all sales from Wednesday, Sept. 19th 4 pm to 7 pm
to the library!


Mexican Independence Day Party

Image of guitar with Mexican flagOn Saturday, September 15 at 1:30 p.m., celebrate Mexican Independence Day at the library.

There will be crafts, games and snacks. Registration is limited, so signup online today.


Movie - Won't You Be My Neighbor

Image - Won't you be my neighbor?Come enjoy "Won't You Be My Neighbor" a documentary where Filmmaker Morgan Neville examines the life and legacy of Fred Rogers, the beloved host of the popular children's TV show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."

When: Wednesday, September 12 at 6 pm
Where: In the downstairs activity area

Free popcorn! Feel free to bring your own soda and even a pillow, blanket, or chair to be comfortable!


Movie - Spiderman: Homecoming

Image - Spiderman: HomecomingWatch "Spiderman: Homecoming" at the library

When: Saturday, September 8 at 2 pm
Where: In the downstairs activity area

Free popcorn! Feel free to bring your own soda and even a pillow, blanket, or chair to be comfortable!


Library Closed for Labor Day

The Library will be closed on Monday, September 3rd for Labor Day.

We will reopen on Tuesday for our regular hours.


Movie Night - Avengers: Infinity War

Image avengers infinity warWatch "Avengers: Infinity War" at the library

When: Wednesday, August 15th at 5 pm
Where: In the downstairs activity area

Free popcorn! Bring your own sodas.

Feel free to get comfortable with your favorite throw blanket or even bring a lawn chair as an alternative to sitting in one of the library's chairs.


Movie Night - Ready Player One

Watch "Ready Player One" at the library

When: Saturday, August 11th at 2 pm
Where: In the downstairs activity area

Free popcorn! Bring your own sodas.

Feel free to get comfortable with your favorite throw blanket or even bring a lawn chair as an alternative to sitting in one of the library's chairs.


Summer Lunches

Lunches are still being served until August 10th, Monday through Friday, from 11:30 to 12:30 in the Downstairs Activity Area at the Library.

USD 480's Summer Food Service Program is open to all children and teens, ages 1-18.
No registration or identification required.

For more information, contact Connie Vogts at 620-604-1204.

 


End of Summer Reading Party

Saturday, July 28th at 1 pm - come to our Summer Reading ice cream party and enjoy Freddy's Frozen Custard with toppings while celebrating the summer!

Kids, remember to turn in your filled-in reading logs to get a prize!


Friday Fun Day - Movie

July 27th - Watch a fun movie and make a craft

Kids of all ages, come to a different fun event at the library every Friday at 2 pm
during Summer Reading and enjoy free popcorn and drinks!


Friday Fun Day - Craft

July 20th - Make a musical craft

Kids of all ages, come to a different fun event at the library every Friday at 2 pm
during Summer Reading and enjoy free popcorn and drinks!


Friday Fun Day - Video Games

July 13th - Play our X-Box, Playstation 4, or Wii

Kids of all ages, come to a different fun event at the library every Friday at 2 pm
during Summer Reading and enjoy free popcorn and drinks!


Native American Dances

On Tuesday, July 17 at 2 pm, come to the library to learn about Native American dances and traditions!

Ken Dixon and Regina Smith will present this special program. Dances range from men's and women's traditional dances, the grass dance, the fancy shawl and many more.


Friday Fun Day - Legos

July 6th - Build something great with Legos!

Kids of all ages, come to a different fun event at the library every Friday at 2 pm
during Summer Reading and enjoy free popcorn and drinks!