LIVE Virtual Author Meet with Malinda Lo – Young Adult

Virtual Event

Tune in to watch a moderated conversation with author Malinda Lo talking about her new book A Scatter of Light, returning her storytelling skills to the Bay Area with another masterful coming-of-queer-age story, this time set against the backdrop of the first major Supreme Court decisions legalizing gay marriage. And almost sixty years after the end of Last Night at the Telegraph Club, Lo’s new novel also offers a glimpse into Lily and Kath’s lives since 1955. The author will also be giving a special reading and will answer audience questions. Follow the link to register: https://bit.ly/TeenTober22Lo

Rolled Paper Flower Art – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Create vibrant and lifelike flowers using cardstock, tissue paper, and glue! Take home and decorate your space!

Painted Vases – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Take a jar and make it yours! Decorate the vase with color, paper, and other items to make a holder for your items!

Origami Star Box – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Cut and fold paper to make a star box that can hold small objects for your desk, locker, or wherever you'd like!

Macramé Mobile – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Learn how to tie macramé knots and then make a hanging sculpture that will complement your room décor.

Holiday Slime – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Make holiday slime with glitter, dyes, and ornaments!

Yarn Wrapped Valentines – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Decorate and wrap your valentine message with yarn.

Blind Date With a Book – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

All month long! Come in to the library and read the excerpts printed out on our black wrapped books. Choose whichever sounds most interesting to you, and check it out for a piece of Valentine's Day candy. Take a review sheet to let us know if your date was hot or not. Return the sheet by the end of the month for an entry into a prize drawing!

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Isles Environmental Science Club – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Calling all young scientists and engineers! Isles will be hosting a youth environmental science club for students interested in overcoming the challenges facing our environment. In this club, we will conduct experiments, complete design challenges, and learn more about the environment and sustainability in general. The club is meant for students in grades 7 – 9.

Black History STEM Experiment – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Using STEM principles, create and execute a DNA experiment with strawberries, coffee filters, and other common household products.

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Podcasting For Teens with PinkLadyProductions! – Young Adult

Young Adult Lounge (First Floor) 120 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ, United States

Are you interested in learning how to create and host your own podcast? Podcasts are a streaming audio service where the world is your listener. Make a podcast about a story you write, pop culture occasions, a mystery you'd like to solve, or moments you'd like to share from your life. Join our weekly sessions where you can learn how to: 1. Create and launch a podcast 2. Tell a compelling story 3. Record good audio 4. Edit and mix audio   This is a six week program.