TWEENS Tween Video Games Tuesdays, 5/16, 6/20, 7/18, 4 PM Come hang out with us and play one of these great systems: PS3 or PS4, Ninetendo Switch or Wii, XBox 360 or One. Enjoy light refreshments. Ukulele for Beginners Tuesdays, 6/5, 6/19, 7/10, 4 PM Learn how to play the ukulele. Space is limited. Register early. STEM with Miss Sally Mondays, 6/12, 6/19, 6/26, 12:30 PM Fridays, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 10:30 AM Miss Sally from the OSU Extension Office will be conducting hands-on STEM experiments for children 7-12. June programs focus on electricity. July's focus on wind, weather, and the environment. Tween Game Night Bananagrams Tuesday, June 13, 3 PM Come play a game of giant Bananagrams! It's like normal Bananagrams.. but BIGGER. Use giant letter tiles to create words in this Scrabble-esque word game with friends. Tween Craft - Shrinky Dinks Thursday, June 29, 3 PM Come get your craft on with shrinky dinks! Color, shrink, and create something unique like a keychain or piece of jewelry. Choose from an assortment of pre-drawn designs or create your own! STEM Challenge Tournament Monday, July 24, 3 PM Join us for a STEM challenge tournament where you'll be competing against friends! We will have a cup stacking (with no hands) challenge, as well as an exploding popsicle stick chain challenge. Which team will be victorious? Free Comic Book Day for Teens Saturday, May 6, During Library Hours The Teen Zone will give away free comics to Teens ages 12-18 on Free Comic Book Day. All comics are rated Teen or Teen+. Kickin' it With Korra Monday, May 8, 4 PM Come hang out with Korra, the therapy dog, in the Youth Services Department. Anime & Manga Society Thursdays, 5/11, 6/8, 7/13, 3:30 PM Join the Anime and Manga Society to watch and discuss Anime, draw Manga, and enjoy a light Japanese style snack and drinks. Giant Paper Painting Tuesday, May 23, 3:30 PM Come and paint on giant paper. Teens can paint whatever they desire or work together to create a large scale painting. Teen Advisory Group Thursday, May 25, 3:30 PM Are you a teen looking to volunteer at the Library? Do you need Community Service hours? Join us for a snack and learn about earning service hours. Intermediate Ukulele Mondays, 6/12, 6/26, 7/17, 5:15 PM Learn how to improve your ukulele playing. Lessons will build upon what they learn at each session. We encourage you to attend all the sessions. Space is limited, so register early. Video Game Day Thursdays, 5/18, 6/15, 7/20, 3:30 PM Come hang out with us and play one of these great systems: PS3 or PS4, Nintendo Switch or Wii, XBox 360 or One. Enjoy light refreshments. Teen Trivia Night Thursday, June 22, 4 PM Get your team together and come join us for fun trivia, prizes, and snacks. Please bring your smart phone or tablet with you. Smoothie Bike Tuesday, June 27, 4 PM Sally Hennessey from Ohio State University Extension's Lorain County 4-H STEM office will show us how to make smoothies with the smoothie bike. Yoga for Teens Wednesdays, 6/28, 7/26, 3:30 PM Teens please join us for a yoga session led by Grounded Yoga & Wellness Studio. If you have your own mat, please bring it with you. GRAFTON-MIDVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY MAY - AUGUST 2023 11 TEENS Registration begins 4/19. Most programs require registration unless notated. These programs are for children in grades 4 - 6. Registration begins 4/19. Most programs require registration unless noted in the description. These programs are for children in grades 7 - 12. TEEN CRAFTING Wood Bead Necklace Throughout May Stop in and create your own wood bead necklace! Teens, come in as often as you'd like, store it here and pick it back up the next time you're in. All materials provided. No registration, just stop in the Teen Zone! TWEENS & TEENS Registration begins 4/19. Most programs require registration unless noted in the description. These programs are for children in grades 4 - 12.