Programs


Teen Programs!

 

Questions or suggestions? Contact Allyse Dolas @ 847-455-6016, ext. 233  or adolas@fppld.org.

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Unless otherwise noted, all Teen programs are for young adults ages 13-18 years old.


Jan
22
Mon
Scrapbooking Club
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scrapbooking Club

Do you have a bunch of unorganized pictures laying around? Then get organized and join us for our Scrapbooking Club each month. You will learn new techniques and be able to share ideas and materials with other people. Please bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade with others.

Jan
26
Fri
Anime Club
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anime Club

Come join us at Anime Club! Draw and paint your own manga. Snack on delicious Japanese snacks and watch your favorite Anime

Jan
27
Sat
Bad Art Gallery
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Bad Art Gallery

Come create the worst art possible, and then we’ll display it in our gallery to determine the best (or worst) artist!!

Feb
1
Thu
Harry Potter Book Night
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Harry Potter Book Night

Join us for a night of witchcraft and wizardry!

Dress up as your favorite wizard, play games, make cool crafts, and try magical treats.

All ages are welcome to take part in the wizarding world fun!

 

Feb
2
Fri
Tabletop Gaming Club
Feb 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tabletop Gaming Club

If you enjoy playing various board games then this is the program for you! Grab some friends and visit your library to play from a selection of classic and new tabletop games. This program is for teens and adults.

Feb
3
Sat
Arts & Snacks
Feb 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Arts & Snacks

Drop in for some art! Create a masterpiece at your library. We will have all sorts of art supplies available and a bunch of snacks to keep you going.

Feb
9
Fri
Friday Family Flicks
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Brother Bear (G):

When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.

Refreshments will also be available.

 

Feb
15
Thu
Tabletop Gaming Club
Feb 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tabletop Gaming Club

If you enjoy playing various board games then this is the program for you! Grab some friends and visit your library to play from a selection of classic and new tabletop games. This program is for teens and adults.

Feb
23
Fri
Anime Club
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anime Club

Come join us at Anime Club! Draw and paint your own manga. Snack on delicious Japanese snacks and watch your favorite Anime

Feb
27
Tue
Practical Self-Defense for the Street
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Practical Self-Defense for the Street

Self-defense expert Peter Honigmann joins us to discuss all aspects of self-defense, including observation and de-escalation, basic self-defense tactics and concepts, the use of improvised weapons to defend yourself, as well as the legal ramifications of using self-defense. He will also answer any questions regarding how to handle specific attacks or self-defense situations.

This program is open to adults and teens.