Teens

Basic Life Skills – Buying Presents December 13th @ 5 PM [12+]

 

 

From Secret Santa to gifts on the big day, buying Christmas presents for others can be challenging.

Join Mr. John in the Library Community Room on December 13th at 5 PM to learn some tips and tricks to picking out the perfect gift. 

Teens: Celebrate Winter at Club Anime and K-Pop Club

Teens, celebrate the beginning of the winter season with Club Anime on Tuesday, December 5th at 7pm and K-Pop Club on Thursday, December 7th at 4:30pm. 

For Club Anime, we will be doing a White Elephat Swap. Bring a weird, wacky item and wrap it up. Nothing to swap, not problem because we have extras. After all the packages are open, then the fun begins as we swap and bargain for the best haul. 

At K-Pop Club, learn about winter holidays in Korea along with the latest in new music and dramas. Sample Korean snacks and vie for Kpop prizes. 

Happenings with the Fairbanks Library this weekend

 

Join us at the Fairbanks Library for several events Saturday 12/2 and Sunday 12/3. The library is visiting a galaxy far, far away with a Star Wars movie viewing party with crafts and snacks on Saturday at 2:30 pm at the library.  Sunday the library is going to be creating library cards, doing storytimes, and have crafts (while supplies last) at the Holiday in the Village at the Jersey Village Civic Center from 12-4 pm.  The Civic  Center is  at 16327 Lakeview Drive in Jersey Village.  Call 713-466-4438 for more information.

Last Jedi Pre Party December 9th @ 11:30AM-1:30PM [All Ages]

For Younglings, Padawans, and Masters alike, the Parker Williams Branch Library is going to be having a Last Jedi Pre Party to celebrate the 8th movie release in the Skywalker Saga.

Join us in the Library Community Room on Saturday, December 9th from 11:30AM to 1:30PM.

There will be games, coding, snacks, and a costume contest for both youth and adults.

If you try to come, please remember, “There is no try, only do.”

Refreshments are generously provided by the Friends of the Parker Williams Library.   

STEM Time – Science of Milk and Cookies December 6th @ 5 PM [7+]

 Why are milk and cookies such an alluring combination?

Are there some magical properties of universe at play?

Join Mr. John in the Library Community Room on December 6th at 5 PM as he breaks down the basic chemical process of baking cookies and the magically delicious elements that make up milk.

Cookies and milk to be provided by the generosity of the Parker Williams Friends of the Library.

Teens: Get Your Game On @ the Library

So what is G.O.A.T.: Gaming on a Table? It's a teen program that focuses on tabletop gaming, rpgs (Role Playing Games), and CCGs (Collectible Card Games). We have games on hand but you are also welcome to bring your own games and handheld devices (Switch, 3DS, etc.). We meet the last Thursday of the month at 6pm. No sign up is required but we do ask that participants be ages 12-18 years old. So join us for an evening of gaming!

Barbara Bush Holiday Gathering

Join us for a Holiday Gathering on Saturday, December 2nd from 1pm to 3pm at the Cypress Creek Christian Church & Community Center (across from the library). 

We will have food, crafts, music, and Santa will be making a visit. You can check out and return books as well as get a library card. Bring the kids and join us for a fun afternoon! 

 

Teen DIY and a Movie – Wonder Woman (PG-13) and Wonder T-Shirt November 20th @ 2:30 PM [13+]

“When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.” – imdb.com


For any teens who embody truth, justice, or are on Thanksgiving Break, the Parker Williams Branch is hosting a special mid-day Teen DIY and a Movie presentation of Wonder Woman in the Library Community Room on November 20th at 2:30 PM.

While watching the movie, we will be designing Wonder Woman t-shirts, including a gold Wonder Woman inspired iron on.

Materials and snacks generously provided by the Friends of The Parker Williams Library.

Everyone - Monday, 11/20 @ 3 PM - NaNoWriMo Write-In!

 

November is National Novel Writing Month! In support of NaNoWriMo, the library will host write-ins for aspiring authors. Bring your laptop, journal, or any other writing tools you need to work on your novel!

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