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Date Day Time Branch Description
Jun. 16 Mon. 1 pm West Monroe Teen Scene: Experimentations
Jun. 17 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Wax Paper Lanterns
Jun. 17 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Sciquest: Observe, Guess, Experiment. Did you know that regular black pepper can jump? Using static electricity we will create jumping pepper.

Jun. 17 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy Balloon/light bulb experiment
Jun. 17 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita Painting with Candie
Jun. 18 Wed. 3:30 pm West Monroe Teen Scene: Readers' Theatre - This World We Live In, by Susan Pfeffer
Jun. 19 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Teens in the Kitchen: Homemade Pizza
Jun. 19 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Volcano in a Tea Cup Craft. Registration is required.

Jun. 19 Thurs. 5:30 pm Sterlington Canvas painting with Candie.
Jun. 21 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer Lunch & a Movie:Alice in Wonderland
Jun. 23 Mon. 2 pm Anna Meyer Popcorn & a Movie: Total Recall
Jun. 24 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Candle Making
Jun. 24 Tues. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Teen Tuesday Movie Matinee and refreshments.
Jun. 24 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Cloud Jar. We will be experimenting on how the clouds work with it is raining. The movie Day After Tomorrow will be shown.

Jun. 24 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy Teen Movie: The Hunger Games. Rated PG-13. 142 min.
Jun. 24 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita make Galaxy T-shirts
Jun. 25 Wed. 3;30 pm West Monroe Kay & Anime
Jun. 26 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Teen Craft.
Jun. 26 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Mirror Drawing Challenge. Draw a picture and hold it up to a mirror. the challenge is to try to draw the picture again but looking at it on the mirror.

Jun. 26 Thurs 4 pm Anna Meyer Vintage Button Necklaces
Jun. 26 Thurs. 5:30 pm Sterlington Science with Candie
Jun. 27 Fri. 2 pm JR Searcy Teen Movie: Catching Fire. Rated PG-13. 146 min
Jun. 30 Mon 4 pm Anna Meyer Steampunk Wind Chimes
Jul. 1 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Glove, Garden, and Special Craft.
Jul. 1 Tues. 2 pm Main Steam Punk Paint Palette: Make an awesome steam punk style painting with mixed media.
Jul. 1 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Sciquest: Observe, Guess, and Experiment. Bending light and how it works.

Jul. 1 Tues. 3 pm Anna Meyer Wii Night
Jul. 1 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy The Bread Experiment
Jul. 3 Thurs. 11 am Sterlington Chocolate and Cheese Fondue: Back by popular demand.
Jul. 3 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Let's Chill: Homemade Ice cream in a bag.
Jul. 3 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Galaxy T-Dhirts. T-shirts will be provided. Registration is required.

Jul. 5 Sat 1 Ollie Burns

Movie Matinee: Iron Man

Jul. 8 Tues. 3 pm Anna Meyer Wii Night
Jul. 8 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Sugar Skull: Part 1 **Must be able to attend both sessions**
Jul. 8 Tues. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Teen Tuesday Movie Matinee and refreshments.
Jul. 8 Tues. 2 pm Main Spark a Rhyme: Open mike poetry with guest Roxanne Butler of For Louisiana
Jul. 8 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Sciquest: Observ, Guess, and Experiment. Mentos Geysers.

Jul. 8 Tues. 3 pm Anna Meyer Wii Night
Jul. 8 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy Book Club: Divergent, by Veronica Roth
Jul. 10 Thurs. 10 am Sterlington Sugar Skull: Part 2 **Must be able to attend both sessions**
Jul. 10 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Let's get experimental: Flubber
Jul. 10 Tues. 2 pm Main Thing in a Jar: Make a whats-it, thing-a-ma-bob, creature-ish, something in a jar.
Jul. 10 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Crayon Melt Craft

Jul. 12 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer Lunch & a Movie: League of Extraordinary Gentleman
Jul. 14 Mon 4 pm Anna Meyer Steampunk Vintage Bracelets
Jul. 15 Tues. 2 pm Main Hunger Games Day: Be just like Katniss! Make your own quiver, bow, and arrows. NOT REAL WEAPONS!
Jul. 15 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Sciquest: Observe, Guess, and Experiment. DIY Flubber and watch the movie, Flubber

Jul. 15 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy Headbanz Game
Jul. 17 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Science of Cooking: We will make our own butter, and ice cream.
Jul. 17 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Let's get experimental: Elephant Toothpaste
Jul. 17 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

How to make a solar oven and cook smores.

Jul. 17 Tues. 5:30 pm Sterlington Recycled Flowers, and Crafts
Jul. 18 Fri. 3:30 pm JR Searcy Vinegar and Baking Soda Rockets. Done outside!
Jul. 22 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Science With Eggs
Jul. 22 Tues. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Teen Tuesday Movie Matinee and refreshments
Jul. 22 Tues. 2 pm Main TAB Interest Meeting & Pizza: Want your voice heard at the library? Want a hand in what programs are going on? Then stop by and let your voice be heard. Call 327-1490 ex.3024 for more info.
Jul. 22 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Sciquest: Observe, Guess, and Experiment. Egg in vinegar experiment

Jul. 22 Tues. 3 pm Anna Meyer Wii Night
Jul. 22 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy Teen Movie: I, Robot. Rated PG-13, 115 minutes
Jul. 23 Wed. 12 Anna Meyer Children and Young Adult Back to School Fashion Show
Jul. 24 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Teen Craft
Jul. 24 Tues. 2 pm Main DIY Galaxy Shirts. Please bring a black t-shirt or register@327 or ccalhoun@oplib.org
Jul. 24 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

DIY Lava Lamps

Jul. 24 Thurs. 5:30 pm Sterlington Flubber, and a Special Craft
Jul. 26 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer Lunch & a Movie: Sherlock Holmes
Jul. 28 Mon. 2 Anna Meyer Popcorn & a Movie: League of Extraordinary Gentleman
Jul. 29 Tues. 10 am Sterlington Edible Slime, and Cells
Jul. 29 Tues. 2 pm Main Clay Animation: Make a mini movie using clay animation.
Jul. 29 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

Sciquest: Observe, Guess, and Experiment. Fantastic Foamy Fountain: Elephant Toothpaste

Jul. 29 Tues. 3 pm Anna Meyer Wii Night
Jul. 29 Tues. 3:30 pm JR Searcy End of Summer Wrap-Up party with Wii Games and Pizza!
Jul. 31 Thurs. 10 am Sterlington End Of The Summer Party
Jul. 31 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald

Teens in the Kitchen. Making Smoothies. What's your flavor?

Jul. 31 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns

End of Summer Reading Party

Jul. 31 Thurs. 4 pm Anna Meyer Steampunk Canvas Art
         
         

 

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Please call the Ouachita Parish Public Library Young Adult Department if you have any questions concerning the schedule of events. Stephanie Wilkes, YA Coordinator, can be reached at 327-1490 ext 3024 or emailed at ya@oplib.org

 

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