Monday December 18, 2017
misc_none
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Window Artists

Paint seasonal designs on the Children's Room windows.  This is a fun way to get some volunteer hours for school. For grades 6-12. Please pre-register to reserve a window. Be sure to wear clothes that can get a little messy!

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Other

Paint seasonal designs on the Children's Room windows.  This is a fun way to get some volunteer hours for school. For grades 6-12. Please pre-register to reserve a window. Be sure to wear clothes that can get a little messy!

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Other


Wednesday December 20, 2017
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lazy Crafternoon

Decorate a plain white mug to keep for yourself or to give as a gift! Use special paint Sharpies to make a design. We'll send you home with instructions to bake your mug in the oven to make the design last. Pre-registration is required so we can be sure to have enough supplies. 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Decorate a plain white mug to keep for yourself or to give as a gift! Use special paint Sharpies to make a design. We'll send you home with instructions to bake your mug in the oven to make the design last. Pre-registration is required so we can be sure to have enough supplies. 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Thursday December 21, 2017
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
_prompted Writing Group

Check out our new Teen Writing Group here at MPL!

_prompted Writing Group gives you space and time to write, create, and brainstorm.  Whether you're working on a piece in progress or trying something new, this is the place for you.  We will have prompting activities, time for you to workshop if you wish, and an opportunity to connect with other teens interested in writing.  Anyone can be a writer.  Let's see what you come up with!

This program is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

 

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Check out our new Teen Writing Group here at MPL!

_prompted Writing Group gives you space and time to write, create, and brainstorm.  Whether you're working on a piece in progress or trying something new, this is the place for you.  We will have prompting activities, time for you to workshop if you wish, and an opportunity to connect with other teens interested in writing.  Anyone can be a writer.  Let's see what you come up with!

This program is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

 

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Tuesday December 26, 2017
misc_none
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Smashbook Workshop

Create, record, and document at the Teen Smashbook Workshop!  

This innovative and free method of scrapbooking is sure to spark creativity when you put your memories on paper.

This program is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Create, record, and document at the Teen Smashbook Workshop!  

This innovative and free method of scrapbooking is sure to spark creativity when you put your memories on paper.

This program is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room


Wednesday December 27, 2017
misc_none
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Mosaic Workshop

Join Mandy Roberge from Wicked Good Henna for a mosaic workshop for teens. Get creative with colorful tiles and make a unique mosaic trivet. Registration is limited to 15 teens, so please sign up to save your spot! Open to teens in grades 6-12. 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Join Mandy Roberge from Wicked Good Henna for a mosaic workshop for teens. Get creative with colorful tiles and make a unique mosaic trivet. Registration is limited to 15 teens, so please sign up to save your spot! Open to teens in grades 6-12. 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Thursday December 28, 2017
misc_none
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Glow in the Dark Party

Enjoy pizza, snacks, and glow-in-the-dark games! You can also try light painting: use glow sticks to make amazing designs in the dark and capture them with a free long exposure app on your smartphone or tablet. You won't believe what you can do!

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Enjoy pizza, snacks, and glow-in-the-dark games! You can also try light painting: use glow sticks to make amazing designs in the dark and capture them with a free long exposure app on your smartphone or tablet. You won't believe what you can do!

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Friday December 29, 2017
misc_none
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Movie and Cookie Party

Decorate holiday cookies, drink hot cocoa, and watch Elf (PG) on the big screen. For grades 6-12. Please sign up to help us plan for food and supplies. 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Decorate holiday cookies, drink hot cocoa, and watch Elf (PG) on the big screen. For grades 6-12. Please sign up to help us plan for food and supplies. 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Thursday January 4, 2018
misc_none
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Animanga

If you're a fan of anime or manga, or if you would like to know more, drop by and check out Animanga! We'll watch a few episodes of Haikyu!! (TV-14), recommend and discuss a few similar manga series, and enjoy snacks! 

Haikyu!! is a slice-of-life sports anime revolving around Shoyo Hinata’s love of volleyball. Inspired by a small-statured pro volleyball player, Hinata creates a volleyball team in his last year of middle school. Unfortunately the team is matched up against the "King of the Court" Tobio Kageyama’s team in their first tournament and inevitably lose. After the crushing defeat, Hinata vows to surpass Kageyama After entering high school, Hinata joins the volleyball team only to find that Tobio has also joined.

 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  508-624-6903  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

If you're a fan of anime or manga, or if you would like to know more, drop by and check out Animanga! We'll watch a few episodes of Haikyu!! (TV-14), recommend and discuss a few similar manga series, and enjoy snacks! 

Haikyu!! is a slice-of-life sports anime revolving around Shoyo Hinata’s love of volleyball. Inspired by a small-statured pro volleyball player, Hinata creates a volleyball team in his last year of middle school. Unfortunately the team is matched up against the "King of the Court" Tobio Kageyama’s team in their first tournament and inevitably lose. After the crushing defeat, Hinata vows to surpass Kageyama After entering high school, Hinata joins the volleyball team only to find that Tobio has also joined.

 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  508.624.6903
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Monday January 8, 2018
misc_none
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
_prompted Writing Group
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Tuesday January 9, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lazy Crafternoon

Learn to make a little plush emoji with some beginner sewing skills and fabric glue. If sewing is really not your thing, you can try the no-sew pom-pom version. Grades 6-12. Please pre-register so we can be sure to have enough supplies. 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  508-624-6903  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Learn to make a little plush emoji with some beginner sewing skills and fabric glue. If sewing is really not your thing, you can try the no-sew pom-pom version. Grades 6-12. Please pre-register so we can be sure to have enough supplies. 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  508.624.6903
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room


Thursday January 11, 2018
misc_none
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Page to Screen Movie Club

Join us for a chat about and screening of Everything, Everything!  Books will be available at the Circulation desk if you're interested in reading the book before the movie!

This program is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

This film is rated PG-13 and may not be suitable for every teen.  Please read this review for more information regarding the content of this film.

 

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Join us for a chat about and screening of Everything, Everything!  Books will be available at the Circulation desk if you're interested in reading the book before the movie!

This program is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

This film is rated PG-13 and may not be suitable for every teen.  Please read this review for more information regarding the content of this film.

 

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Tuesday January 16, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Snowman Lanterns

Make your own snowman lantern to bring home!  You don’t need snow to make a cute snowman.

Registration is required.

This event is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
There are 9 spaces available.

Make your own snowman lantern to bring home!  You don’t need snow to make a cute snowman.

Registration is required.

This event is intended for teens in grades 6 through 12.

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

There are 9 spaces available.

Thursday January 18, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
_prompted Writing Group
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium
 
misc_none
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Manga & More

Drop in and discuss your favorite manga series with other fans. You'll also get to recommend new series that the library should add to the manga collection. Other activities may include manga drawing or crafts. There will be snacks!

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  508-624-6903  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Drop in and discuss your favorite manga series with other fans. You'll also get to recommend new series that the library should add to the manga collection. Other activities may include manga drawing or crafts. There will be snacks!

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  508.624.6903
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Monday January 22, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Window Artists
CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  508-624-6903  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Toy Corner
CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  508.624.6903
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Toy Corner


Tuesday January 23, 2018
misc_none
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Advisory Board

Join our Teen Advisory Group and share your great ideas for library programs and help us choose books, manga, anime, and video games for the library's collection. This is a fun way to earn volunteer hours for school. 

For teens in grades 6-12. Registration is not required, but feel free to sign up if you'd like a reminder email. 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  508-624-6903  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Teen Room

Join our Teen Advisory Group and share your great ideas for library programs and help us choose books, manga, anime, and video games for the library's collection. This is a fun way to earn volunteer hours for school. 

For teens in grades 6-12. Registration is not required, but feel free to sign up if you'd like a reminder email. 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  508.624.6903
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Teen Room


Thursday January 25, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Window Artists
LOCATION: Toy Corner
 
misc_none
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
BeTween the Lines

Join our book club just for tweens. We'll chat about this month's book and enjoy a snack break! This month's book is Midnight for Charlie Bone by Jenny Nimmo.

Charlie Bone's life with his widowed mother and two grandmothers undergoes a dramatic change when he discovers that he can hear people in photographs talking and his aunts decide he must change schools and attend the Bloor's Academy for gifted children.

This club's book selections are intended for kids in grades 5-8. 

CONTACT: Lauren Hext
LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Join our book club just for tweens. We'll chat about this month's book and enjoy a snack break! This month's book is Midnight for Charlie Bone by Jenny Nimmo.

Charlie Bone's life with his widowed mother and two grandmothers undergoes a dramatic change when he discovers that he can hear people in photographs talking and his aunts decide he must change schools and attend the Bloor's Academy for gifted children.

This club's book selections are intended for kids in grades 5-8. 

CONTACT:
  Lauren Hext
  
  

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Monday January 29, 2018
misc_none
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
No-Sew Scarves

Learn to make stylish fleece scarves. It's easy and fun-- no sewing skills required! Grades 6-12. Please pre-register. All supplies will be provided. 

CONTACT: Christine Amatrudo  508-624-6903  camatrudo@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Learn to make stylish fleece scarves. It's easy and fun-- no sewing skills required! Grades 6-12. Please pre-register. All supplies will be provided. 

CONTACT:
  Christine Amatrudo
  508.624.6903
  camatrudo@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room


Thursday February 1, 2018
misc_none
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Manga & More
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium
Monday February 5, 2018
misc_none
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
_prompted Writing Group
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium
Tuesday February 6, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lazy Crafternoon
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Thursday February 8, 2018
misc_none
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Page to Screen Movie Club

Pull up a chair and join us for a screening of Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants!

We'll have pizza and some chat about how this story moved from page to screen while we make a jean-covered pencil cup for you to bring home

Want to read the book?  Copies are available at the circulation desk.

Please register so we have enough pizza and supplies.

This movie is rated PG.  Please check out this review for more information.

(for teens in grades 6 through 12)

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium

Pull up a chair and join us for a screening of Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants!

We'll have pizza and some chat about how this story moved from page to screen while we make a jean-covered pencil cup for you to bring home

Want to read the book?  Copies are available at the circulation desk.

Please register so we have enough pizza and supplies.

This movie is rated PG.  Please check out this review for more information.

(for teens in grades 6 through 12)

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium


Tuesday February 13, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tasty Tuesday
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Thursday February 15, 2018
misc_none
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
_prompted Writing Group
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium
Tuesday February 20, 2018
misc_none
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Blackout Poetry Art
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Wednesday February 21, 2018
misc_none
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Book Brunch
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Thursday February 22, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Cosplay Creations
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium
Friday February 23, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
ArtLab for Teens
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Saturday February 24, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren Hext  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren Hext
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Thursday March 8, 2018
misc_none
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Page to Screen Movie Club

Watch Wonder Woman and enjoy some pizza with us!  We will be doing a craft, as well!

This movie is rated PG-13 and may not be suitable for every teen.  Please check out this review for more information:  https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/wonder-woman

This event is intended for Teens in grades 6 through 12 and registration is required.

 

CONTACT: Lindsay Ward  lward@cwmars.org

Watch Wonder Woman and enjoy some pizza with us!  We will be doing a craft, as well!

This movie is rated PG-13 and may not be suitable for every teen.  Please check out this review for more information:  https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/wonder-woman

This event is intended for Teens in grades 6 through 12 and registration is required.

 

CONTACT:
  Lindsay Ward
  
  lward@cwmars.org


Saturday March 24, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Tuesday April 17, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Teen Craft
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Wednesday April 18, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Movie Screening
LOCATION: Bigelow Auditorium
Thursday April 19, 2018
misc_none
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Air Plants
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Friday April 20, 2018
misc_none
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Book Brunch
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
Saturday April 28, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday May 26, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday June 23, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday July 28, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday August 25, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday September 22, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday October 27, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday November 24, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room

Saturday December 22, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
BeTween the Lines
CONTACT: Lauren  lhext@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Story Hour Room
CONTACT:
  Lauren
  
  lhext@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Story Hour Room


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