Teens

STEM Time – Chemistry January 19th @ 5 PM [8+]

     Have you ever wondered what will happen if you mix the blue stuff with the red stuff? Will it fizz? Will it explode? Will it make a poisonous gas that will make me the next super hero villain?


     Come and join us in the Library Community Room on January 19th starting at 5 PM to see simple chemical experiments that you can replicate at home.

 

 

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Which is your favorite cover? (Secondary Youth Category)


Our Recovering the Classics Art Gallery is now available for viewing and voting both online and in t he library. All of the covers were designed by customers who frequent the library. These are the entries for the Secondary Youth Category (6th grade - 12th grade). You can click the links within the poll to view each entry and then select your favorite. The design that receives the most votes will win a copy of the classic book they chose which will feature their art as the cover.

Online polls do NOT reflect in-library voting.

Teen Anime Club - Tues, January 10 @ 4:30

Anime Club meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 4:30 PM. This month, on January 10, meet up with fellow anime enthusiasts and talk all about anime and manga! Watch anime and find a new favorite series.

This program is for teens and tweens grades 6-12. For more information, call the library at 281-360-6804. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens or @kwanime to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Teen DIY & A Movie – The Bourne Ultimatum (PG-13) 115 min. & RFID Wallets January 13th @ 4:00 PM [13+]

     “Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer.” – imdb.com 

In honor of the release of Jason Bourne, we are going to watch The Bourne Ultimatum (PG-13), while making RFID wallets and learn about a few other spy devices.

Teen Maker Space: 3D Holograms

Come to the Teen Maker Space and learn how to make your own 3D Hologram image. The program will be Wednesday, January 11 beginning at 4:00 pm. For ages 10-17.

Building Life Skills – Meal Prep January 11th @ 5 PM [7+]

     We all need to eat. That’s a fact. As the new year starts, we typically want to shed some of the weight that we added on form all of those delicious holiday treats.

     Join us on January 11th at 5PM in the Library Community Room at the Parker Williams Branch Library. We will be learning how to plan a week’s worth of meals, create a shopping list, and the essentials of preparing your food ahead of time so that you have a healthy option when you just don’t feel like cooking. 

 

Teen Textiles Registration Open

A New Year! A New Class! A New Time! Teen Textiles is back with one class for both beginning and intermediate teen students (Grades 6-12)

Every Wednesday, from January 18 through April 26, from 5:00-6:00 PM, teens can learn how to sew with Creativity Shell. All participants, beginning and intermediate students, have the chance to participate in the Creativity Rocks! Fashion Show in April.

Registration is REQUIRED for all students and class has limited seating. Registration is open from January 3 through February 8, or until class is full. Register once for the whole semester. Register online, by phone, or at the upstairs Reference Desk.

*Permission slips must be signed by a parent/guardian before starting class. Permission slips can be picked up starting January 3 or can be signed day of program.

For teens and tweens grades 6-12 only. For more info, call the library at 281-360-6804. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Become a Book Buddy: Teen Volunteers Wanted

Applications are now being accepted for the Book Buddy Programs for both Big and Little Buddies. This program matches trained teen volunteers in grades 7-12 with children in  K-3rd to encourage Little Buddies to develop a love of reading. Each pair will meet for a total of 10 weeks on Wednesdays at 5 pm beginning February 1st, 2017. Applications must be turned in by January 20th. Volunteers will attend training on January 25th at 5 pm. Please call or e-mail Christie more more information. 281-821-1320 or christie.yerby@hcpl.net

Eats & Treats Cooking Club!

  Do you want to learn the life skill of cooking before moving out of your parent's house?  Or do you like making yummy treats for you and your friends?   Come out to learn how to make Any-Fruit-Will-Do Muffins on Monday, October 17 at 4 pm as part of the Eats & Treats Cooking Club.  All teens 12-18 are welcome!

Teen Time

Monday, November 16, 2015 @ 4PM

Calling all teens!!! Come show off your dance moves with Just Dance 4 on the Wii. This program is recommended for ages 12-17 ONLY. For more information please contact the Branch, 713-450-0982.

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