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Young Adult June News
Register for all of the following programs starting June 1st
Tuesday, June 26
Henna by Heather will be our first summer program. Learn about henna. Draw your own patterns. Have henna applied by professional henna artist,
Every Tuesday July 7th - August 12th
Book Buddies is a great way to earn community service hours during the summer by reading with and to children.
There are 2 sessions, one at 10:30 and at 6:30. Register in person at the Welcome Desk.
Thursday, July 9th
Superhero Boot Camp hosted by Miss Babs and Miss Rhonda. Anyone aged 8-14 may register online. It will be held in the front yard.
Tuesday, July 14th
Safe Sitter Program Essential skills are taught by registered nurses for kids ages 11 to 14. Registration must be done in the library. There is a $45 fee for the program, which includes all materials.
Thursday, July 16th
The Secret Lives of Superheroes will be explored by Eric Fulford. In this cartoon and comic-style illustration workshop, participants will get a chance to learn some of the drawing techniques of the pros!
Thursday, August 6th
Build a synthesizer and rock out with the RI Computer Museum. They will help unmask the mystery of making digital music with Sonic Pi Synthesizer software and the Raspberry Pi, a tiny credit card sized single-board computer.
Summer Reading Program~2015
“UNMASK” is the theme this year. Registration will start on June 29thfor anyone age 11 to 17! Check the website and our Facebook page for updates. The program runs until August 12th. There will be weekly prizes, incentive coupons, special programs and more. Grand prizes will include a Kindle Fire this year, others to be announced soon. A brochure with all of the programs will be available on our website and in the library.
Drop in Gaming Wednesdays
July 1st - August 12th 1:00-4:00
Stop by the Young Adult area all summer for weekly DIY crafts and/or activities.
For every activity there is a random prize drawing at the conclusion!
Celebrate the end of the school year with an ice cream party on Thursday, June 18th in the Baker Room from 3:00-5:00.
Follow us on Facebook at “Greenville Public Library TeenScape” to keep up with young adult news.
Start your summer reading without library fines! Return your overdue library books to the Smithfield High School and Gallagher Middle School Libraries until the last day of school.
Additional programs for the summer are being considered. Make sure to check our Facebook page for updates.