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Date Day Time Branch Description
Jul. 10 Fri. 2 pm JR Searcy Craft:Create your own comicbook.
Jul. 11 Sat 11 am Anna Meyer Movie Day: Robo Cop. Reg@327-1351.
Jul. 11 Sat. 12 pm Main Apocalypse, Eventually: An afternoon of all things apacalyptic - book talks, disaster preparation, and more.
Jul. 13 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Movie: Catching Fire.
Jul. 13 Mon. 3 pm Anna Meyer

Marvel Monday: Movie. The Avengers. Reg@327-1351

Jul. 14 Tues. 1 pm Sterlington Superhero Christmas ornaments. Reg@327-1382.
Jul. 14 Tues. 2 pm Main Unmasking Peer Pressure: Understanding and fighting peer pressure, presented by Gatha Green.
Jul. 14 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Marvel character Magneto: Magneto helmet, part 1 Reg@327-1255.
Jul. 14 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita Minute to Win It, game night.
Jul. 15 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams

Comic Book Read and Swap. Enjoy some free comic books and share with your friends. viewing of A Marvel comic book based move.

Jul. 15 Wed. 2 pm West Monroe Drawing superheros with Katie.
Jul. 16 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Game Day
Jul. 16 Thurs. 2 pm Main Revealing Greek Heros: Greek storytelling by Amy Higginbotham and other ancient Greek fun.
Jul. 16 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Marvel character Magneto: Magneto helmet, part 2
Jul. 16 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley DIY screen printing on pillow cases. Reg@327-1470.
Jul. 16 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Play the Wii with friends
Jul. 16 Thurs. 6 pm Louise Williams

Photography with Jessica & Tony. Reg@327-5422.

Jul. 18 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer

Community Helpers. Dr. Tobe Momah will discuss kid's health. Reg@327-1351.

Jul. 18 Sat 2 pm JR Searcy Saturday Matinee: Teenage Mutant Ninga Turtles. PG-13
Jul. 20 Mon. 2 pm Main Mostly Marvel Mondays: Movie. Thor, (PG-13, 100mins.)
Jul. 20 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Movie: Mocking Jay -Part: 1
Jul. 21 Tues. 1 pm Sterlington Superhero Christmas symbols. Paint your favorite superhero symbols on canvas. Reg@327-1382.
Jul. 21 Tues. 2 pm Main Fight like a Hero: fight combat workshop by local actor CeJay Gautreaux. (NO real weapons will be used!) Workshop is in the Louis Lock Room.
Jul. 21 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns DIY Comic Book Paper Wallet.
Jul. 21 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita "I Am" Project for girls. Reg@327-5414.
Jul. 22 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams

Pow! Wham! Pop! Water Wars at the library.

Jul. 22 Wed. 4 pm West Monroe Readers' Theater
Jul. 23 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Superhero mission blast: Are you up for the challenge?
Jul. 23 Thurs. 2 pm Anna Meyer

Community Helpers. Patricia Wiersma will demonstrate CPR and First Aid. Reg@327-1351.

Jul. 23 Thurs. 2 pm Main Unmasked Talent Showcase: A presentation by teens that have attended the slam poetry workshop given by Roxanne Butler. This presentation is open to family, friends, and the public.
Jul. 23 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Makey, Makey: Turn everyday items into a computer keyboard.
Jul. 23 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Perler bead art. Reg@327-1470.
Jul. 23 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Book Club: Bring a book to discuss
Jul. 23 Thurs. 6 pm Louise Williams

Photography with Jessica & Tony. Reg@327-5422.

Jul. 24 Fri. 1 pm Ouachita Valley

Double Feature: X-Men: First Class (2hrs 12min) and X-Men: Days of Our Future Past (2hr 36min)

Jul. 24 Fri 2 pm Anna Meyer

Superhero Symbol: An art project where we will transform the library symbol into a hero or villain. Reg@327-1351.

Jul. 25 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer

Movie Day: Maleficent. Reg@327-1351

Jul. 27 Mon. 2 pm Main Mostly Marvel Mondays: Movie.The Avengers, (PG-13, 142mins.)
Jul. 27 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Game Day
Jul. 27 Mon. 6 pm Louise Williams

Monday presentation and fallery showing of photos from the summer workshops. Enjoy the photography of our teens.

Jul. 28 Tues. 1 pm Sterlington End of Summer Blast: Games and more.
Jul. 28 Tues. 2 pm Main Superhero Symbol: An art project where we will transform the library symbol into a hero or villian. Program is in the Louis Lock Room.
Jul. 28 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Create your own hero or villain video. A day in the life of.........
Jul. 28 Tues 3 pm Anna Meyer

Community Helpers. Deputy Bacle and Deputy Coutcher with DARE will present: Safety, Bullying, and Drug Awareness, for kids. Reg@327-1351.

Jul. 28 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita YA Movie Night: Captain America.
Jul. 29 Wed. 3:30 pm West Monroe RPG: Golden Sky Stories
Jul. 30 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Movie: The Avengers.
Jul. 30 Thurs. 1 pm Ouachita Valley

Double Feature: Iron Man (2hrs 6min) and Iron Man 2 (2hr 5min)

Jul. 30 Thurs. 2 pm Main Summer Finale Party
Jul. 30 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns End of Summer Reading Program Party.
Jul. 30 Thurs. 3 pm Anna Meyer

Community Helpers. AMR Ambulance Service will do a tour of their ambulanc and discuss their job. Reg@327-1351.

Jul. 30 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Heros vs. Villains Party.
Jul. 31 Fri. 2 pm Ouachita Valley

End of the Summer Party: Iron Man 3 (2hrs 10min). Come in your cosplay finest. Learn how to make cracked marbles.

         

 

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

 

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