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Teen Summer Reading Club

Open to 6th - 12th graders Theme: Reading By Design!

SUMMER TEEN ACTIVITIES

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Participate in our Teen Summer Events & Activities, Log Your Reading & Review books, Earn Chances to Win a NINTENDO SWITCH, and discover new book favorites.  Click on the logo to register.

All of this year's event days will be held in the new Upstairs Meeting Room except for Obstacle Course Builder's Day and Mini Horse Day.  Don't forget that you must register for 4 of these events by stopping by the circulation desk at the library or calling 618.498.9514.  Direct any questions to Teen Club Leaders:  Brandi and Christie.

Thursday, June 8 & 22 and July 6 & 20 from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. -- Gaming Club
Join our "Gaming Master" Adam in our monthly Gaming Club!  Compete in Gaming Club Logo.pngtournaments to win some awesome prizes.
Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points for each date

Tuesday, June 20 from 1:00 - 2:15 p.m. -- Comic Book Class

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points
REGISTRATION REQUIRED!!

Thursday, June 22 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- D.I.Y. Day

Today we will be making all kinds of cool stuff:  Origami, painting bookends for the Teen Room, drawing on light bulbs, and more!  We will also be handing out instructions and materials for our "Marble Maze" Challenge.
Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Tuesday, June 27 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Free For All Day

Come to the first of our "Free For All Tuesdays."  These days are just like they sound.  The meeting room will be reserved for 2 hours and you choose what to do!  We'll have board games and coloring pages provided for whoever wants to use them; plus there will be a challenge project to help you earn some extra Beanstack points.

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Thursday, June 29 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Engineering Day

Today we will be putting our engineering skills to the test by breaking into teams to construct catapults, make pyramids out of cups, and create straw bridges!
Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Tuesday, July 4 -- Jerseyville PL is closed
Happy Independence Day!!

Friday, July 7 from 4:40 - 9:00 p.m. -- Field Trip Day

PERMISSION SLIP & REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for this day.  Come with us on our mini Field Trip day!  We'll be going to Tri County Bowl to bowl and eat dinner, then we're off to the Stadium Theater to see the new Spider-man: Homecoming.  (More info on the permission slip.)

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Tuesday, July 11 -- Fair Parade Day

The Library participates in the parade on this day so there will be no Teen Activities.  If you see us in the parade and say "Hello," we may just give you some extra Beanstack Points.

Wednesday, July 12 from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. -- Mini Horses

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for this day.  Miss Laurie, our Children's Librarian, is allowing teens to come attend this event!  Come and hear a story about Winnie the Mini Horse.

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Thursday, July 13 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Painting Party

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for this day, so please fill out the form in your bag and turn it in to register. Pick from our 5 different designs, then join Brandi & Christie to paint your masterpiece!

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Friday, July 14 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. -- Obstacle Course Builders

Join Miss Laurie at the City Park to help the Kid's Summer Reading Club build an obstacle course for their opposing team to run through!

Attendance:  20 Beanstack Points

Tuesday, July 18 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Free For All Day

These days are just like they sound.  The meeting room will be reserved for 2 hours and you choose what to do!  We'll have board games and coloring pages provided for whoever wants to use them; plus there will be a challenge project to help you earn some extra Beanstack points.

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Thursday, July 20 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Outdoor Science Day

Weather permitting, we will be doing today's activities outside under the tent.  We'll be making S'mores ovens and roasting hotdogs--both using THE SUN!

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Tuesday, July 25 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Free For All Day

These days are just like they sound.  The meeting room will be reserved for 2 hours and you choose what to do!  We'll have board games and coloring pages provided for whoever wants to use them; plus there will be a challenge project to help you earn some extra Beanstack points.

Attendance:  10 Beanstack Points

Thursday, July 27 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Marble Maze Day

Remember those Marble Maze items we gave out on June 22?  Today you get to show off your creation! 

Participation:  10 Beanstack Points
Winner:  Additional 10 Beanstack Points

Friday, July 28 from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. -- CLUE Prize Party!

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for this day.  Join us at the Library after hours to play a LIVE Clue game, eat pizza, and find out the winner of our Grand Prize:  The Nintendo Switch!!

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Upcoming Events
Teen Club Activity Aug 28, 2017 04:00 PM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL upstairs meeting room
JPL Monthly Book Club for Grown-Ups Aug 28, 2017 06:00 PM (US/Central)
JPL Monthly Book Club for Adults Aug 28, 2017 06:00 PM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL upstairs meeting room
Evening Movie Aug 29, 2017 06:30 PM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL upstairs meeting room
Lego Club Sep 02, 2017 10:00 AM (US/Central)