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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

A book discussion club for tweens and teens.  The first book we'll be reading is The Call of the Wild, by Jack London.  After signing up, be sure to pick up the book at the circulation desk.  Read the book and be ready to discuss it at the program.For kids age 10 and up.  Registration required.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Avengers Assemble! Gather the six Infinity Stones by completing a series of challenges to make your own Infinity Gauntlet. Ages 8+. Registration required.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp)

Yarn over Time is a crochet and knitting group designed for after work and evening crafters. All ages and experience levels welcome, including beginners. Join us to get acquainted, share ideas, techniques, and work on your own creations.

Event Type: Clubs, Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Cassandra M. Faraci, Psy.D. will be discussing basic concepts about what causes and maintains anxiety and strategies for reducing its negative effect on our lives. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch.

Event Type: Health & Exercise, Special Event
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Learn to crochet with the sassy Knit Wits! After this six-week club, you'll walk away with a cool granny-square purse that you made all on your own. Please attend all meetings if possible. For ages 10 to 18. Parents or guardians are welcome to come. Must register. 

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet, Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Decorate a guitar-shaped wall hanging in a unique design. Ages 11+ Registration required.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone
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Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

If you love to read or you have a summer reading project for school, the Rockin' Readers are for you.  Pick up your own copy of Hello, Universe, the 2018 Newbery Award winner,  on June 27  and we're ready to rock.  We'll meet two more times over the summer to talk, share and enjoy some really excellent snacks  All meetings are one hour long and start at 11:00am.   We'll meet again on July 18th and August 1st.  Pre-registration is a must!  Ages 9 and up.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 8-17. Use water balloons to personalize your flip flops. Please bring your own pair of flip flops. Registration is required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Dinosaurs are amazing! In just under 200 years since their initial discovery scientists have rapidly gained knowledge about these ancient creatures! Did you know dinosaurs were warm-blooded creatures and not cold-blooded like modern reptiles! Did you know dinosaurs never went fully extinct and still are alive today - and very likely live in your backyard!

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Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

Learn the game of Chess or try other strategy games and challenge your peers!Ages 10 & upPlease register.

Event Type: Games
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Franklin Branch (Franklin Twp), Teen Zone

Join us and paint your very own salt dough necklace.  Pendants will be pre-made, just bring your imagination and artistry.  We provide paint and brushes as well.  We plan on using acrylic paint- please be aware they can stain clothing. 

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Create our own Catch a Bead game. How good are your reflexes. Come and join us as we create and have fun. Ages 7-12. Please register space is limited.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

Meet local author Billy DeCarlo! He will be discussing his works as well as answering questions. His books will be on sale for a discounted price and snacks will be provided. Registration required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Authors & Writing
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Kids love to create, build, and innovate. This is the perfect Summer Camp for kids that love science, technology, and engineering. Maker Camp will provide them with the opportunity to develop their skills, learn new things, and share interests with others.

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Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Headquarters Branch (White Twp), Meeting Room

Learn to Knit or Crochet.  Make a project to wear or give as a gift to someone special.For girls and boys age 8 and up with an adult.  Registration required.  12 kids only.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp)
Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Northeast Branch (Independence Twp), Meeting Room

For ages 8-17. Music will really POP in this Warhol inspired art project for teens. Teens will create their own Pop Art Design inspired by music. Funding has been made possible, in part, by the Warren County Cultural and Heritage Commission & the Friends of the Northeast Branch. Registration required, please sign up online or at the branch. 

Event Type: Art, Special Event
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)

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