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Book Group (Teen)

Tue, Apr 23 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Hey, Teens! Want to know what other teens are reading? Come to the Library’s book discussions and find out! Share your ideas, great book suggestions, and make some new friends.

Game Show Party

Tue, Apr 23 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration Required
Be part of a live re-creation of your favorite TV game shows. Get ready to phone a friend, find the match, hit the buzzer, make a deal, and make a wild guess.

Teen Hand-Drawn Illustration

Wed, Apr 24 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration Required
From sketching to inking and coloring, tell a story with your personal aesthetic.

Teen Tech

Wed, Apr 24 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
From engineering to mad science, you make it work. Experiment with the Creation Stations, try your hand at coding, or make your own stop-motion animation film.

Book Group (Teen): Get Literary

Thu, Apr 25 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Hey, Teens! Want to know what other teens are reading? Come to the Library’s book discussions and find out! Share your ideas, great book suggestions, and make some new friends.

STEAM-Powered Program: Solder a Flashlight

Thu, Apr 25 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
Get geared up for a variety of science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics-centered activities. These programs are designed with 8- through 14-year-olds in mind.

Teens at the Library

Thu, Apr 25 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
It’s your time to hang at the Library. Discover what we’ve planned just for you.

Teen Lock-In: Zombie Night

Fri, Apr 26 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
When the branch shuts down, it’s time to party it up! Permission slip required.

Self-Defense for Teens

Sat, Apr 27 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration Required
Learn to defend yourself against attack. Tamara Shumate teaches self-defense tactics, including hit-and-run escapes and pressure points. Be proactive not reactive when it comes to personal safety.

Teen Yoga

Mon, Apr 29 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
Stretch, twist, and breathe your way to a strong body and mind as you learn the basic yoga poses. No experience necessary, just a willingness to laugh and try something new.

LitUp Festival

Sat, May 4 2019
8:00am - 6:00pm
Registration Required
The LitUp Festival is an all-day event that brings Kansas City-area teens and bestselling authors, screenwriters, poets, and illustrators together in conversation.

Teen STEAM: Henna Tattoos

Tue, May 7 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
Explore, Create, Learn! Unleash your imagination and prepare for your future! Let us decorate your hand with a temporary henna tattoo. Look through books for a Mehndi design or create your own.

Book Group (Teen)

Wed, May 8 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hey, Teens! Want to know what other teens are reading? Come to the Library’s book discussions and find out! Share your ideas, great book suggestions, and make some new friends.