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TEEN SUMMER READING PROGRAM
June 23 - August 15, 2014

What better way to spend the summer than reading a good book or hanging out with friends? The Teen Summer Reading Challenge will run from June 23 until August 15. Sign-ups begin on May 19th (feel free to start reading early!) Get excited for the program at the Summer Reading Kick Off Party on Saturday June 7 from 1 to 3! This program rewards YOU for reading! Every time you read a book you will have a chance to win an awesome prize basket! Visit the library, check out books, fill out a review of your book, and WIN! The library is also offering special teen programs almost every day this summer! Attend any or all of these programs for even more chances to win prizes! Register online or at the Children's Reference Desk.


NEW IN SEPTEMBER -- PRETTY LITTLE LIARS BOOK CLUB!
First Saturday of the month, starting September 6, 2014
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Do you love watching Pretty Little Liars? Read the series that started it all! Each month we will be discussing a book from the Pretty Little Liar series. We will be reading them in order. Join us the first Saturday from 1 to 2 for some PLL book discussion, trivia, and of course episodes! Upcoming titles:

September 6, 2014: Pretty Little Liars
October 4, 2014: Flawless


BANNED BOOKS WEEK
September 21 - 27, 2014

National Banned Books Week celebrates our freedom to read. There will be a display of books in the Teen Room that have been banned over the years. Check out any banned book during September and earn a chance to win a basket of banned books for your personal collection!



TEEN AFTERNOON MOVIE

Are movie prices getting you down? We have just the solution for you! Join us for our Teen Afternoon Movies, complete with popcorn! Movies will be shown in the Teen Reading Room using the overhead projector and big screen. Call the Teen Desk or check back at the website to see what movie we're showing each month.

When: Fridays, July 11, August 8
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Ages: Young Adults entering grade 6 and up in the fall

Upcoming Afternoon Movies:

July 11, 2014: Robocop
August 8, 2014: Divergent
September 5, 2014: The Amazing Spiderman
Popcorn and snacks will be served -- see you there!


BOOKS IN THE MOVIES NIGHT

When: First Monday of the month

August 4, 2014: Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
September 8, 2014: Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (the library will be closed on September 1)
October 6, 2014: The Book Thief
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

So many of our favorite YA books have been made into movies. Come join us for a movie night to compare the film to the book! Refreshments will be provided. Children under 6th grade are welcome with teen siblings for any movie with a "G" or "PG" rating.


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