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Teen Summer Reading Program
June 1 - July 31

Teens going in to 6th grade through 12th grade can join the Teen Summer Reading Program.  Read books, earn points, and win prizes.  You can also earn points by racking up volunteer hours - *Click here to download the Volunteer Acknowledgment Form.  Sign up at the library desk any time on or after June 1st.  Contact Joy Stortvedt if you have questions: 712-246-2315.

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Super Origami! Class
Tuesday, June 9 - 4-5pm

Learn to make origami cranes, paper airplanes, and superheroes!  Ages 8 and up.  Call 712-246-2315 or e-mail libraryq@qwestoffice.net with questions.

Journey to the Museum
Wednesday, June 24 @ 2pm

Join a Teens ONLY guided to of the Shenandoah Historical Museum.  Find out about local heroes of the past!  Meet at the library.  Call 712-246-2315 or e-mail libraryq@qwestoffice.net with questions.

Big Hero 6 Movie Event
Tuesday, July 14 @ 4pm

Come see it free on our big screen.  Popcorn will be provided.

Magic: the Gathering

Come to the library auditorium on the 3rd Thurs. of the month from 4-5:30pm to play Magic: The Gathering.  We'll provide the snacks, but you need to bring your own deck or borrow one there.  Contact Joy Stortvedt at 712-246-2315 for more information.

May 21
June 18
July 23** Two-Headed Giant Tournament (see below for details)
August 20

Magic: the Gathering
Unofficial Two-Headed Giant Tournament

Thurs. July 23rd, 2015 - 5-9pm
Sign up by June 18!

Sign up by June 18 and you'll be assigned a partner for this two-on-two style tournament.  Modern format.  You'll then have 5 weeks to deck-build and practice with your partner.  First, second & third place teams will get one prize card each from our prize vault.  Pick up a brochure with detailed rules at the library desk or visit www.facebook.com/shentcg for further details.  **This tournament is NOT sponsored by Wizards of the Coast and will NOT earn you Planeswalker Points.

  Lego Club
First Thursday of the MOnth, 4-5pm

*On hiatus for summer*

Kids & teens ages 5 and up can come to the library auditorium for Lego building fun during Lego Club.  First, we'll have snacks and look at pictures of cool Lego creations based on our theme, then you'll get a chance to build your own design out of Legos from the library's extensive collection.  Contact Joy Stortvedt at 712-246-2315 for more information.

Makerspace

*On hiatus for summer*

Kids & Teens age 8-14 are invited to the library auditorium on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 2:30-4:30pm for Makerspace.  During this time, volunteers will be leading a variety of hands-on projects, from technology to arts & crafts.  What will you make?  Design. Create. Explore everything.  Contact Jan Frank-de Ois at 712-246-2315 for more information or to volunteer.

LearningExpress Library Test Preparation + Job & Career Skills

LearningExpress Library Test Preparation + Job & Career Skills - The Shenandoah Public Library is excited to be able to offer our patrons this amazing online resource. LearningExpress Library contains practice tests and courses to help you pass many exams, including the GED, ACT, ASVAB, Nursing Entrance exam, CDL test, Civil Service exams and many others. Spanish speakers can use GED resources, US Citizenship resources, and test prep for the TOEFL test. There are also courses on conducting a job search, writing resumes, interviewing and other career building skills, like computer skills. There are even electronic copies of popular test preparation books that you can read online.

To sign up: Click on the image above to sign up for your free account today. For your first time, click on the new user button. Enter your library barcode number as the username, and then choose your own password. Then find the test or course you need, add it to "my center" where it will be available each time you sign on, and then click to get started. Next time you log in, use the returning member login. If you have any questions, contact Joy Stortvedt at the library: 712-246-2315 or libraryq@qwestoffice.net.

Teen Advisory Group Movies:

We All Belong @ Our Library

Where's Theo? A Library Virtual Tour

 

Visit the Teen Links Page to find cool websites.

Want to find out about great reads?  Check out Carrie's Booktalks!