Today is the first day of Autumn, but it sure is still hot out there. Why not come down to Green Valley Library, cool off, and enjoy today's "Get Your Game On!" program at 4:00 pm. Today we will be playing the hilarious game of comparisons: Apples to Apples! Don't miss out!
Here is the official movie trailer for Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 coming to theaters November 21, 2014.
Are you excited for the movie? Because we're super excited! So to commemorate this occasion, Green Valley Library will be hosting a Hunger Games: After Hours Program on Saturday, November 22 from 6 pm - 8 pm. To register, please click here.
Are you between the ages of 12 and 17? Do you like to read? Hang out at the library? Do you have ideas to make the library a better place for teens? Want to share those ideas? If you answered yes to any of these questions, come join our Teen Advisory Group!
For our last book in the Teen Summer Book Club series, we have a very special event planned. We will be reading the novel Killing Ruby Rose and the book club will be hosted by none other than the author herself: Jessie Humphries!
Don't miss out of this amazing event! To register, please click here.
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter (and J.K. Rowling)! Celebrate by revisiting one of her many titles in our collection, including her fantastic Harry Potter series. If magic doesn’t appeal to you, just search for Rowling’s pseudonym Robert Galbraith in our library catalog!
Teens! There is still some time left in your summer vacations to
take on a little challenge - in addition to Henderson Libraries Summer Reading
Challenge ;) It will also prepare you for the library's annual
Teen Writing Contest that's expected to launch on December 1st, 2014. So why
not take on this challenge hosted by @CreativeRehab? For more
information please visit: http://www.andreabalt.com/30-days-of-writing-challenge/
Also, to keep current on Henderson Libraries 6th Annual Teen
Writing Contest just click here.
Lastly, there is still some time to sign up for the Summer
Reading Challenge and win some amazing prizes! To register please click here.
Here are some highlights from Green Valley Library's past Minute to Win it teen program:
To check out any future teen programs at Green Valley Library, just click here. Also, we're over half way through the Summer Reading Challenge. To register just click here, there are still lots of cool prizes, so don't miss out on your chance to win!
Come check out another great movie that we will be showing in Green Valley Library's Teen Lounge! Location: Green Valley Library
Date: Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Movie: Film adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s YA sci-fi classic: Ender’s Game (rated PG-13)
Cool off in the library while you enjoy a Summer Reading related film. Our second film will be a film adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s YA sci-fi classic: Ender’s Game (rated PG-13). So meet up in the Teen Lounge for a free movie, "space" related snacks and let's have ourselves an out-of-this-world time! Ages 13-17.
The thief, Mr. Bell, stole Professor Percy Pickwick's secret journal! He swore to sell it to the highest bidder if it was not recovered by 8:00 on Saturday night! But, thanks to the incredible sleuthing skills of the Green Valley teens, the journal is now safely back with its rightful owner. Good work GV teens!
Here are some highlights from the program, and if you are interested in attending a future teen program at the Green Valley Library, click here! Or, if you want to sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge, (you can win some cool prizes!) click here.
Today marks the beginning of Green Valley Library's Teen Summer Reading Challenge. To commemorate the occasion we've put together a little indoor putting green in the Teen Lounge. Come check it out! Also make sure to register for the Teen Summer Reading Challenge in person at the library today or online at www.mypubliclibrary.com
Cool off in
the library while you enjoy a Summer Reading related film. Our first film will
be TRON: Legacy (rated PG). Meet up in the Teen Lounge for a free movie, some
"TRON" related snacks and rumor has it that complimentary glow sticks
will be provided... So let's get ready for an electrifying time! Ages 12-17.