Have you heard the word? LIBRARIES ROCK! this summer we're all about music; check out all our awesome summer fun!
Unless otherwise noted, programs are designed for patrons in grades 6-12. For more information, feel free to email, message, stop by, or call (325-655-7321, ext 1128) the Teen Republic!
As the Teen Republic is designed for teens, we may show PG-13 films. Since that designation is so broad it’s up to guardians and kiddos to decide if any given film is appropriate.
Movies are shown Mondays at 5pm and Saturdays at 1pm.
June 2: The Music Man (G)
June 4 & 9: Rock of Ages (PG-13)
June 11 & 16: Grease (PG)
June 18 & 23: Phantom of the Opera (PG-13)
June 25 & 30: Fantasia (G)
May and June: Pick up your reading log (and a few a books!) in the Teen Republic!
June and July: Each time you read, record it on your log; note what you read and for how long you read!
July and August: Once you reach 50 hours, turn your reading log in to the Teen Republic and reap the rewards!
We’ll learn all about making electronic music in our very own computer lab! All the programs we’ll use are free and available via the internet.
Seating is first come first serve.
June 11 & 18: Chiptunes
June 25 & July 2: Song Writting
July 9 & 16: Loops and Samples
July 23 & 30: Beats and Sequences
Join us for a special musical project. Will it be a craft? Maybe a lesson in musical theater? Perhaps a serenade? Best to show up each week to find out!
June 15, 22, 29
July 6, 13, 20, 27
Ever wanted to build a website but just didn’t know how to get started? We're teaming up with a local computer programmer to offer a series of clubs in July, teaching basic computer programming concepts to mom/daughter teams with the goal of creating your very own website.
Clcik here to sign-up!
*Boys are welcome to join too!
Explore new Minecraft worlds. Delve into the deepest dungeons. Travel to the darkest parts of the Nether. Work together to build amazing constructions!
This club is designed for youths aged 8-18 and has two sessions. The first session is specially designed for our younger Minecrafters, age 8-11. The second session is for our Teen Republic patrons and experienced Minecrafters.
Participation does not require a Minecraft account! Given the frequency with which this club meets, seating is first come, first serve.
Tuesdays in June and July, 4pm and 5pm (8-11 years old) in the Computer Lab
Thursdays in June and July, 4pm (11-18 years old) in the Computer Lab
Join us on the first Thursday on the month to talk to our staff about books, movies, games, programing, and more! This is your chance to let your voice be heard, and have us put it into action!
On the fourth Thursday of the month, our staff will put your plan into action! Stay tuned for details!
May 3 & 24, June 7 & 28, July 5 & 26, and August 2 & 23 at 5pm in the Teen Republic.
We’re not your normal book club - no required reading, just read what you love!
Each month we’ll give the inside scoop on new books, favorite books, and what we’re reading now! This is the perfect place to give and get recommendations. We might even have special book-themed activities, like games or crafts! Be sure to join us and your fellow book-lovers for an awesome time!
May 10, June 14, July 12, and August 9 at 5pm in the Teen Republic
Join us on the third Thursday of each month as we celebrate our love of art via animation! Contests, trivia, games, shows, and more!
May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16 at 5pm in the Teen Republic