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Teens and Tweens: Smash It, Plant It, Make It, and Taste It During Weird Science Week

Calling all Teens and Tweens (ages 10-18)! Join us this week for Weird Science Week at the library. 

First up is Smash It! Plant It! on Wednesday, June 11th at 3pm. Smash a geode to discover the crystals that lie inside its rough exterior. Also plant a terrarium using an old CD case. (Click for more)

Club Anime!: See You on May 13th!

It's May which means our annual FOAL meeting will switch places with Club Anime! for this month only.  Join us on May 13th at 7pm for our regular anime madness and get a sneak preview of our fabulous summer schedule! 

Find a Bargain This Weekend at the FOAL Book Sale

Want to support the library and get some great bargains on books, DVDs, and more? Drop by the Atascocita Branch Library this weekend for the Friends of the Atascocita Library (FOAL) book sale. Preview night  for FOAL members is Friday, February 7th from 5-7pm. Not a member? You can join at the door. The sale is open to the public on Saturday, February 8th at 10am. 

Money raised by the book sale supports library programs such as storytime, summer reading, Chess and Go Club, Knit and Nosh, and Adult Craft Club. 

Teens: Celebrate the Holidays With a Movie and Treats

School's out! Time for a party! On Thursday, December 19th starting at 4pm, drop by for cookies, hot cocoa, and a movie. Would you like to have a nightmare before Christmas? How about following the adventures of a misfit Elf as he searches for his family in New York City? Just be careful, you might shoot your eye out. 

Teens and Tweens: Deck the Halls with Nerdflakes

Deck the halls with fandom snowflakes! Create your very own Nerdflakes on Thursday, December 12th at 4:30pm. In addition to paper snowflakes, we will also create acrylic one based on Homestuck, Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, Star Wars, random anime, and other fandoms. 

Teens: Get Your Game On @ the Library This Saturday

Celebrate National Game Day with an afternoon of tabletop gaming at the library. This Saturday, November 16th from 2-5pm, teens can snack on pizza while playing the latest games like Awkward Family Photos, Doctor Who Yahtzee, Zombie Dice, and more! Don't miss it!

Teens: Become a Living Chess Piece at Cosplay Chess

Join us on Halloween night (October 31st) for Cosplay Chess 2013! Become a living chess piece! Put your fate in the hands of our two chess players. Will you live? Will you die? Will you eat too much candy? Find out! Costumes aren't required but prizes will be given for best costume/performance. 

Registration starts at 5:30pm and the game begins at 6pm. Don't miss it!

Teens: Seek the Unknown @ the Library




Welcome to Night Vale Library Scavenger Hunt

October 14-19th
Find all the information you need to survive the Night Vale Library and you can win a $25 Amazon.com gift card. See the front desk for information.

October 16th, 4:30pm
Minecraft crafts!

Back to the TARDIS: Doctor Who Crafts
October 17th, 4:30pm
Start the countdown to the 50th anniversary with Doctor Who inspired crafts.

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