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Library Teens

Hello Library Teens!!

Check in the Teen Events area below for more information about upcoming events. Remember to check our website and stop by the library for new and upcoming information about Teen Events at the La Vergne Public Library.  We look forward to seeing you at one of our Teen Events!  Also check out the Library”s new Google Virtual Tour.

YA Program Coordinators,

Carol, csmallwood@lavergnetn.gov
Molly, mstophel@lavergnetn.gov

P.S. If you have any questions or comments, please feel from to drop us a line! You can call the La Vergne Public Library at (615) 793-7303 or you can email either Carol  or Molly. We would love to hear from you!

Teen Events

All events are free and open for middle and high school students . They are held in Meeting Room 1 (front of the Library) unless otherwise noted.

February 2016

Teen Winter Reading 2016
Master the Art of Reading
Saturday, January 16 ~ Saturday, February 27
Start the new semester off right with cute washi tape decorated pencils, notebooks, folders and cards.
We’ll be using our artistic side this winter as we turn  our Teen Makerspaces into Teen ARTspaces!
We’ll make paintings that glow in black light, create cool necklaces with Sharpies and Solo cups, and use magazines to make creative wall art.
AND… check out books & write a brief review to place in a drawing for an opportunity to receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card!
Bring your friends & join us to master the art of reading this winter!

Saturday, February 13th @ 2:00 pm – Movie Afternoon
We’re watching a new release movie based on a series of scary kids’ books!

Monday, February 15th @ 6:00 pm – Magazine Wall Art ARTspace
Use old magazines and a canvas to make beautiful and unique wall art!

Saturday, February 27th @ 2:00 pm – End of Winter Reading Party 
Celebrate with video games, snacks and we’ll draw for the winner of the $50 Amazon gift card!

 

New YA Books

Carry On: The rise and fall of Simon Snow by Rainbow Rowell [YA ROWE]
Simon Snow””””””””s final year at the Watford School of Magicks is overshadowed by a painful breakup, an overprotective mentor, a roommate””””””””s disappearance and a plethora of monsters. By the best-selling author of Eleanor and Park and FanGirl.

Zeros by Scott Westerfeld [YA WEST]
Told from separate viewpoints, a group of teenagers born in the year 2000 and living in Cambria, California, have superhuman abilities and must work together in order to save the community from a high stakes crisis.

All American Boys by Jason reynolds [YA REYN]
When sixteen-year-old Rashad is mistakenly accused of stealing, classmate Quinn witnesses his brutal beating at the hands of a police officer who happens to be the older brother of his best friend.