Join OWN the NIGHT, the teen summer reading club. The club starts June 18 and runs until Aug. 10. You can get prizes for reading and writing book reviews! Come in and sign up at the Main Library or the Hilton Branch…. or click for the program brochure . Read 10 hours get a prize – read 10 more hours get another prize! You can also click here for a book review form.
Write a book review, bring it to the Main Library or Hilton Branch, and get a prize! There are also many programs this summer – check out the Teen Events page. Sign up at the program location. No registration required for Paranormal Investigating: capturing Ghosts’ Pictures and Video, Tech Zone, or Afterhours Party with 8 Bit.
Hilton Branch – Try your hand at the traditional Japanese art of paper folding. Teacher Carol Buchanan will lead us in making some simple, colorful origami creations for ourselves and to give as gifts. Starts promptly at 6:30 p.m. Beginners only please! Free and open to the public. No registration needed.
The Hilton Branch will open afterhours for teens! Free music, free food, free fun! Rock band 8 Bit—four young rockers from Columbia High School will play original songs and indie/alternative covers.
Join L’Aura Hladik (“The Ghostchick”), founder and director of the NJ Ghost Hunters’ Society, the largest paranormal investigating organization in New Jersey, as she explains how we can see and hear actual ghosts using everyday technology. Main Library – Grades 6 & up.
Main Library - Grades 6 & Up
Joy Yagid, Fine Art & Event Photographer and instructor will teach you how to make beautiful photographic prints using cyanotype paper, sunlight and objects. Learn more about Joy at www.joyyagid.com. Register at Main Library Teen Zone.
Main Library – XMen: First Class Come to the Main Library and hang out with your friends in the A/C, watch a movie and enjoy free refreshments. The movie is rated PG-13. You must be 13 years-old to attend.
Join other teen volunteers to read a picture book to kids ages 4 to 9. Teens arrive at 3:30 to prepare for a 4:00 storytime.
Hilton Branch - Joy Yagid, a local Fine Art & Event Photographer and instructor will teach this collage workshop. Collage is a form of art that involves gluing items to a backing. In this class, we’ll use photographs and mat board. Learn more about Joy at www.joyyagid.com
Teen Book Club postponed till August 6 at 4 p.m.
Main Library – Come to the library after hours for a scavenger hunt to find info on famous spies, detectives and undercover agents (both real and fictional). There will be other activities, prizes and refreshments.