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Date Day Time Branch Description
May 20 Wed. 4 pm Main Mini Snow Globes Craft
May 20 Wed. 4 pm West Monroe Teen Time: Game Day
May 21 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Building Hero Sandwiches. Reg@327-1477
May 21 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2hrs, 3 min) Mog Podge Table.
May 21 Thurs. 3:30 pm Sterlington Quiet Zone: A quiet time for study groups and/or tutors.
May 21 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Craft: Homemade ice cream
May 21 Thurs. 4:30 pm Ollie Burns Movie Night. Guardians of the Galaxy. Rated PG-13. 121 mins.
May 22 Fri. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Guardians of the Galaxy (2hrs, 2 min)
May 23 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer Movie Day:. Reg@327-1351
May 26 Tues. 2 pm Main Summer's Here Party. Celebrate summer's arrival with icebreaker games and chocolate fondue in the Louis Lock Room.
May 26 Tues. 3:30 pm Sterlington It's Game Day: A Variety of games (inside or outside depending on the weather)
May 27 Wed. 4 pm West Monroe Teen Time: Anime RPG Golden Dky Stories
May 28 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Movie: The Amazing Spider-Man 2
May 28 Thurs. 2 pm Main Engineering STEM Skills: Bridge building competition & Kool-Aid popcorn in the Louis Lock Room.
May 28 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Superhero paper craft.
May 28 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Movie: The Mask. PG-13. 1 hr, 41 min.
May 28 Thurs. 4:30 pm Ollie Burns Wii Game Night
May 30 Sat. 2 pm JR Searcy Saturday Matinee Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy. PG-13. 2 hrs.
May 30 Sat 2 pm Louise Williams School's out for summer! Come and hangout in the YA Room and get ready for a heroic summer. Pizza and fun!
Jun. 1 Mon. 2 pm Main Mostly Marvel Mondays: Movie, Iron Man. (Rated PG-13, 125 min), in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 1 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Movie: Transformers.
Jun. 2 Tues 1 pm Sterlington Summer Kickoff: Hot dogs, Frito pies, and ice breaker games.
Jun. 2 Tues. 2 pm Main Altered Book Art: With guest artist Anna Calhoun, in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 2 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Craft: Polymer Clay Minion Charm. Reg@327-1255
Jun. 2 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita DIY Superhero Masks and Cuffs
Jun. 3 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams Teen Crafts: Duck Tape Masks
Jun. 3 Wed. 4 pm West Monroe Readers’ Theatre
Jun. 4 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Craft: Making superhero rock candy.
Jun. 4 Thurs. 2 pm Main Unmasking the Human Mind: Understanding the differences in the adolescent mail and female minds, presented by Fatha Green, in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 4 Thurs. 2 pm Sterlington Melted Crayon Art: Reg@327-1382
Jun. 4 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Making Percy Jackson Tridents.Reg@327-1470

Jun. 4 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Craft: Making Superhero masks.
Jun. 4 Thurs. 6 pm Louise Williams Brief history of photography, and photographic techniques. Reg@327-5422.
Jun. 5 Fri. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Double Feature: Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (1hr., 58 min) and Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters (1hr, 47min.). Reg@327-1470

Jun. 6 Sat. 10 am Main LibCon: Nerd culture at its finest! Magic the Gather tournament, anime marathon, geeky activities, and more, in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 6 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer Movie: Draft Day. Reg@327-1351.
Jun. 6 Sat. 2 pm JR Searcy Saturday Matinee Movie: Batman. PG-13. 2 hrs.
Jun. 6 Sat 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Weekend Matinee
Jun. 8 Mon. 3 pm Anna Meyer Superhero craft: Make heros and villains from perler beads. Reg@327-1351.
Jun. 9 Tues 1 pm Sterlington Minute to Win It games and snacks
Jun. 9 Tues. 2 pm Main Engineering STEM Skills: Design and make your own marshmallow catapults in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 9 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Craft: Batman flashlight and movie: The Dark Knight
Jun. 9 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita DIY Superhero Decoupage Notebooks
Jun. 10 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams Teen Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy.
Jun. 10 Wed. 2 pm West Monroe Career Heroes: We will have Lynn from Louisiana Rehabilitation Services come discuss her job.
Jun. 10 Wed. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Marvel character spotlight, Storm. How to make lightening.
Jun. 11 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Game Day: Hero Bingo
Jun. 11 Thurs. 2 pm Main Unmasked Talent: Slam poetry workshop, presented by For Louisiana's Foxanne Butler, in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 11 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Greek Heros Party
Jun. 11 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Play the Wii with friends
Jun. 11 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Hero stencil spray paint workshop. Reg@327-1470
Jun. 11 Thurs. 6 pm Louise Williams Photography: Lighting & Composition. Examples and a 30 minute practice session. Reg@327-5422.
Jun. 12 Fri. 2 pm JR Searcy Craft: Making comic book letters. Reg. required.
Jun. 15 Mon. 2 pm Main Mostly Marvel Mondays: Movie, Soul Surfer, (PG, 106 mins) in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 15 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Career Heroes: Blake will come discuss his career and how he creates comics on the side.
Jun. 16 Tues 1 pm Sterlington Book Page Skylines. Reg@327-1382
Jun. 16 Tues. 2 pm Main Minute to Win it Competition. Do you have what it takes to be a champ? Activities in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 16 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Tattoo a banana. Reg@327-1255.
Jun. 16 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita YA Movie Afternoon: Thor
Jun. 17 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams Teen Crafts: Create your own superhero name and signal. Reg@327-5422.
Jun. 17 Wed. 2 pm West Monroe Magic the Gathering Card game we will teach and play with old school rules
Jun. 18 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Craft: Superhero masks.
Jun. 18 Thurs. 2 pm Main Skyline Craft, in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 18 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Craft: 3D pop comic art in a frame. Reg@327-1255.
Jun. 18 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley

Mario Cart Wii tournament. Reg@327-1470

Jun. 18 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Book Club: Discussion of favorite comic book series.
Jun. 18 Thurs. 6 pm Louise Williams Photography: Using Motion and Panning. Using your shutter speed to show or stop motion. Reg@327-5422.
Jun. 19 Fri. 2 pm Anna Meyer Minute-to-win-it competition. Do you have what it takes to win? Reg@327-1351.
Jun. 20 Sat. 11 am Anna Meyer Movie Day: Veronica Mars. Reg@327-1351
Jun. 20 Sat. 2 pm JR Searcy Saturday Matinee Movie: X-Men: Days of Future Past. PG-13: 2 hours, 38 mins.
Jun. 22 Mon. 2 pm Main Mostly Marvel Mondays: Movie. Jurassic Park, (PG-13, 127mins.)
Jun. 23 Tues 1 pm Sterlington Don't throw that away: Recycled crafts
Jun. 23 Tues. 2 pm Main DIY Light Sabers. Make your own light saber. Will you chose to be a part of the Empire or the Rebellion?
Jun. 23 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Problem Solving: Marshmallows in the Air. Using only 6 pieces of spaghetti, string, and one marshmallow.
Jun. 23 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita DIY Shrinky Dink Rings
Jun. 24 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams Party like a Greek god, Percy Jackson style. Reg@327-5422.
Jun. 24 Wed. 2 pm West Monroe RPG: Golden Sky Stories
Jun. 25 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Superhero Scavenger Hunt
Jun. 25 Thurs. 2 pm Main Unmasked Talent: Slam poetry workshop, presented by For Louisiana's Roxanne Butler.
Jun. 25 Thurs. 2:30 pm Anna Meyer Family Fun Day. Monroe City Fire Station tour. Reg@327-1351.
Jun. 25 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Man of Steel, Kryptonite scavenger hunt. Craft and a movie.
Jun. 25 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley

Build your own tesseract. Reg@327-1470

Jun. 25 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Movie: Big Hero 6. PG. 1hr. 48 min.
Jun. 25 Thurs. 6 pm Louise Williams Photography: Self-portraits and why people do them. Reg@327-5422.
Jun. 26 Fri. 1 pm Ouachita Valley

Double Feature: Thor (1hr 55min) and Thor: Dark World (1hr 52min)

Jun. 26 Fri. 2 pm JR Searcy Craft: Making Light Sabers.
Jun. 29 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Game Day
Jun. 29 Mon. 3 pm Anna Meyer TMNT Duct tape wallets. Make your own Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle duct tape wallet. Reg@327-1351.
Jun. 30 Tues 1 pm Sterlington Superhero Shields: Design your own mini superhero shield.
Jun. 30 Tues. 2 pm Main DIY Chalk & Chalkboards. Make your own chalk and mini chalkboard, in the Louis Lock Room.
Jun. 30 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns DIY Doodle Bots 360. Reg@327-1255.
Jun. 30 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita Superhero Science Lab! DIY Flubber
Jul. 1 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams Teen Movie Mania: Star Wars. The original!
Jul. 1 Wed. 2 pm West Monroe Hero/Villain Party: Who will you choose to be? Come in costume.
Jul. 1 Wed. 3 pm Ouachita Valley Hero string art. Reg@327-1470
Jul. 2 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Test your superhero x-ray vision skills.
Jul. 2 Thus. 1 pm Ouachita Valley Captain America: Winter Soldier (2hrs., 16min)
Jul. 2 Thurs. 2 pm Main TMNT Duct tape wallets. Make your own Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle wallet in the Louis Lock Room
Jul. 2 Thurs. 2 pm Sterlington Red, White, & Blue day, to celebrate our American heros.
Jul. 2 Thurs 3 pm Anna Meyer Family Fun Day. Outside games and fun for all. Reg@327-1351. Will move inside if it rains.
Jul. 2 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Craft: Wood burning. Make pictures on sheets of wood.
Jul. 6 Mon. 2 pm Main Mostly Marvel Mondays: Movie. Captain America: The First Avenger, (PG-13, 124mins.)
Jul. 6 Mon. 2 pm West Monroe Movie: Hunger Games.
Jul. 6 Mon 3 pm Ouachita Valley Star Trek (2hrs., 5min)
Jul. 7 Tues. 1 pm Sterlington Chocolate & Cheese fondue party. Tickle your tastebuds with some unusual combinations.
Jul. 7 Tues. 2 pm Main Super Masks: Make a superhero or villain maks. Decide what super powers you would choose.
Jul. 7 Tues. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Divergent craft and movie. Create faction shirts and bubble glass magnets. Reg@327-1255.
Jul. 7 Tues. 4 pm West Ouachita Superhero Sharpie Mugs.
Jul. 8 Wed. 2 pm Louise Williams Jedi training camp. Fun and crafts. Reg@327-5422.
Jul. 8 Wed. 2 pm West Monroe Magic the Gathering Tournament
Jul. 9 Thurs. 1 pm Carver-McDonald Build a superhro pizza.
Jul. 9 Thurs. 2 pm Louise Williams

Photography Workshop with Jessica & Tony.Registration required. Call 327-5422 to register.

Jul. 9 Thurs. 2 pm Main Unmasked Talent: Slam poetry workshop presented by For Louisiana's Roxanne Butler.
Jul. 9 Thurs. 1 pm Sterlington Marvel Movie Day: Choose from a selection of Marvel movies to show.
Jul. 9 Thurs. 2:30 pm Ollie Burns Mission Blasts.
Jul. 9 Thurs. 3 pm Ouachita Valley So you want to be a Cosplayer? Comic book swap and face paining. Reg@327-1470.
Jul. 9 Thurs. 4 pm JR Searcy Craft: Making superhero bottle cap necklace
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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