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!
Love Minecraft? Love coding? Love animals? Then join us for Minecraft Code Camp: Critter Edition! We’ll work with command blocks to create a pet that will follow you to the very End!
Basic computer (mouse/keyboard) skills are required. Experience with Minecraft and coding is a bonus but not required.
As classes build, attendance each day is required; missing a day of class forfeit your seat for the remainder of the camp.
Registration is required; sign-up at https://bit.ly/2Ws9Alw
TEEN SUMMER READING CHALLENGE
Pick up your reading log and a few a books!
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!
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 Wednesdays at 5pm and Saturdays at 1pm.
June 5 & 8: Sailor Moon Crystal Acts 1-3 (TV-14)
June 12 & 15: Sailor Moon Crystal Acts 4-7 (TV-14)
June 19 & 22: Sailor Moon Crystal Acts 8-10 (TV-14)
June 26 & 29: Sailor Moon Crystal Acts 11-14 (TV-14)
Crafts, games, and science come together for this stellar program! Each Friday in June and July we’ll explore a different hands-on, NASA inspired program. This event is for Teen Republic patrons (grades 6-12), free of charge.
June 7 at 2pm
Trip to Mars: What does it take to get to Mars? Are the odds in your favor?
June 14 at 2pm
CD Saturn: Craft your very own planet!
June 21 at 2pm
Strange New Planet: Explore a newly discovered planet! Is that a new life form?
June 28 at 2pm
UV Kids: Learn more about UV and make your own UV detection device!
July 5 at 2pm
Filtered Light: What we see isn’t always as it seems… Learn more about how we see color in space!
July 12 at 2pm
Ice Orbs: Beat the heat by exploring an icy planet!
July 19 at 2pm
Google Earth Moon: Apollo 11 was 50 years ago! Join us as we (virtually) travel to the moon!
July 26 at 2pm
Touchdown: Think you have what it takes to land a space craft? Let’s put your skills to the test!
Explore new Minecraft worlds. Delve into the deepest dungeons. Travel to the darkest parts of the Nether. Work together to build amazing constructions!
Participation does not require a Minecraft account! Given the frequency with which this club meets, seating is first come, first serve. Grades 3-5 may attened either the 4pm or 5pm session, but not both.
Grades 6-12: Mondays at 5pm in the Computer Lab
Grades 3-5: Tuesdays in June & July at 4pm & 5pm in the Computer Lab
No meetings on 4/1 and 4/2
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!
April 4 & 25, May 2, June 6 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!
April 11, May 9, June 13, and July 11 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!
April 18, May 16, June 20, and July 18 at 5pm in the Teen Republic
On the 4th Thursday of each month, we’re partnering with STEAM Central to bring a mini-makerspace to the Teen Republic! Each month we’ll do something a little different; from coding to crafting, we’ll cover it all!
May 23, June 27, and July 25 at 5pm in the Teen Republic