Teen Events @ Fredricksen

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Teen Volunteer Opportunity: Become a STEM Mentor!

December, January, February STEM programs in the Kunkel Creation Station

Are you looking for a volunteering opportunity? Are you interested in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM)? Does the idea of learning about 3D printing excite you? Would you like to offer your science skills and help younger kids become excited about science?  If you answered yes to any of these questions, then consider becoming a STEM Mentor here at the library! Work with the STEM/Teen Programmer to help mentor kids in STEM programs at the Kunkel Creation Station! For ages 13 to 18. Contact the STEM Coordinator/Teen Programmer, Emily McQuiggan, at emcquiggan@ccpa.net to find out more information!

 


 

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January 18, 2019
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:00pm

6 pm - 8 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

The Kunkel Creation Station (KCS) will serve as an idea lab and creation space for teens to explore their creativity and cultivate their imaginations in interactive, hands-on ways! Bring a friend and stop by to tinker with the 3D printer, create something out of duct tape, or collaborate on projects with other teens. No registration necessary. 

 


Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:30pm

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the Small Meeting Room, Lower Level

Plot Twisters is a dynamic group of teen writers.  Beginners and writers of all genres are welcome.  Join us to share your work, your struggles, your successes and lots of laughs as we work through plot problems, editing issues and seek constructive feedback.  Quiet individual work from 6:30 pm - 7 pm.  Shared work from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. For teens ages 15-18. Teen writers ages 12-14, please contact the Teen Services Coordinator to submit a writing sample for consideration to join Plot Twisters.

No registration necessary.

 


Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 3:30pm

3:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Children's Library

Fredricksen's Teen Advisory Group is a service group that helps to plan teen events, choose books for our collection, and run special events. This is a great way for students to complete volunteer hours, and also give back to their community in a fun and rewarding way. Joining TAG is as easy as filling out a library volunteer application. Stop by a meeting to see what it's all about.  Please come ready with any ideas for programs, volunteer opportunities, or topics you would like to discuss. For teens ages 12 – 18. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. No registration necessary.


Monday, April 1, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


Sunday, April 7, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Monday, April 8, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Monday, April 8, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


Monday, April 8, 2019 - 6:30pm

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the Small Meeting Room, Lower Level

Join us for an informal and fun gathering centered around knitting and crochet. Twisted Stitchers will meet on the 2nd Monday of each month. 16 years and older, please. Registration is now open.  When registering, please indicate which month's session you will be attending. Register online now.

 


Tuesday, April 9, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Wednesday, April 10, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Thursday, April 11, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 6:30pm

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the Small Meeting Room, Lower Level

Plot Twisters is a dynamic group of teen writers.  Beginners and writers of all genres are welcome.  Join us to share your work, your struggles, your successes and lots of laughs as we work through plot problems, editing issues and seek constructive feedback.  Quiet individual work from 6:30 pm - 7 pm.  Shared work from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. For teens ages 15-18. Teen writers ages 12-14, please contact the Teen Services Coordinator to submit a writing sample for consideration to join Plot Twisters.

No registration necessary.

 


Friday, April 12, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Saturday, April 13, 2019 (All day)

Sunday, April 7 – Saturday, April 13

First celebrated in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

 


Monday, April 15, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


Monday, April 22, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:30pm

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the Small Meeting Room, Lower Level

Plot Twisters is a dynamic group of teen writers.  Beginners and writers of all genres are welcome.  Join us to share your work, your struggles, your successes and lots of laughs as we work through plot problems, editing issues and seek constructive feedback.  Quiet individual work from 6:30 pm - 7 pm.  Shared work from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm. For teens ages 15-18. Teen writers ages 12-14, please contact the Teen Services Coordinator to submit a writing sample for consideration to join Plot Twisters.

No registration necessary.

 


Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:00pm

6 pm - 8 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

The Kunkel Creation Station (KCS) will serve as an idea lab and creation space for teens to explore their creativity and cultivate their imaginations in interactive, hands-on ways! Bring a friend and stop by to tinker with the 3D printer, create something out of duct tape, or collaborate on projects with other teens. No registration necessary. 

 


Monday, May 6, 2019 - 4:30pm

Session 2: Mondays, March 18 – May 20

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm in the Kunkel Creation Station, Lower Level Children’s Area

Computing skills are the most sought-after in the US job market, with demand growing 3X the national average. Computing is used all around us and in virtually every field. It is foundational knowledge that all students need, but is often overlooked.  We need to improve access for all students—and that’s where The Coding Club @ Fredricksen Library can help. Coding Club will help develop important digital literacy skills all while having fun. For ages 12 -18. Register online here starting February 4.

Have any questions or are interested in becoming a volunteer for this program? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net. Sponsored by The Anne M. and Phillip H. Glatfelter, III Family Foundation

 


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