JUST FOR TEENS

Alpha Park Library’s Teen services include a dedicated Young Adult collection of fiction written specifically for readers for readers 12 and up, found on the first floor of the library, near the computer room. Audio books of many of these popular titles can be found with the adult audio book collection.

Alpha Park also hosts programming specifically for grades 7-12 monthly. Teen programs are a great place to make new friends and enjoy activities year-round.

Summer Reading Kickoff
Wednesday, May 30th, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Sign up the WHOLE FAMILY for the Summer Reading Club at Alpha Park Public Library! Registration begins at the kickoff event. The program will run until July 28. The kickoff party is a great time to get signed up, pick up all the information, and enjoy snacks and face painting. If you cannot make it to the party, don’t fret! Sign up at the library anytime after May 30.

Intro to 3D Printing for Teens
Please Note: This program is now full.
Thursday, June 21, 6:00 p.m.
Students ages 12 to 18 are invited to the library to take a class on how to use our 3D printer. We will get you set up with an account on thingiverse.com so you can design items at home, walk through the steps on importing and sizing a print, and demonstrate how the printer works. After this class you can use our 3D printer anytime it is available for use. Registration is required. Call the Information Desk to sign-up, 697-3822, ext. 13.  Add to my

Humans vs. Zombies
Friday, June 29, 2:00 p.m.
Students ages 12 to 18 are invited to join us at Alpha Park, by the pavilions, for an exciting zombie hunting game. Armed with dart guns, humans will have to defend themselves from the undead. Will the humans prevail? Registration is required. Call 697-3822, ext. 14.  Add to my

Manga Club
July 5, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Enjoy manga and anime? Join this program for teens ages 12 and up. We will share snacks, talk about the manga we love, and finish it all off with an episode of anime.   Add to my

Teen Board
Thursday, July 5, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
APL Teen Board is an open program for 7th through 12th graders with a library card. Show up or call Youth Services at 697-3822, ext. 14, for more information.  Add to my

Teen DIY: No Sew Pencil Case
Tuesday, July 17, 6:00 p.m.
Students ages 12 to 18 are invited to learn how to make their very own decorative pencil cases. We will demonstrate how to make the cases using plastic bags and duct tape. We will then walk the teens through the process of making their own. All supplies are provided. Registration is not required.  Add to my

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