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  • Take turns acting as the robot your team "programs" to build towers and navigate simple obstacle courses at this showdown on Wednesday, July 13 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. Then learn how you can use these same techniques to program computers. Bring a friend, and you'll both get a free book! Grades 6-12 ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us for free snacks and a different teen movie every Monday this summer from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. On July 11, we're showing Ghostbusters, so you can see the original before the new movie comes out! Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. 105 minutes, rated ...

    By Liz O.

  • Summer is half-way over, but there's still time to sign up for Summer Reading! You can read anything you want -- books, comics, audiobooks, blog posts, etc. -- and earn prizes through July 30. Come to the End-of-Summer Party on July 30 at 3:00pm in the Cardinal Room for even more chances to win! Every ...

    By Liz O.

  • Want to help plan teen events, be a library ambassador, and earn volunteer hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board and help us shape the teen scene at APL! Our first meeting will be Saturday, July 30 at 2:00pm in the Carnegie Room. Attending the first meeting does not mean you're required to join the Board; ...

    By Liz O.

  • Stop in and learn some classic summer camp games, including Jacks, Spit, Mafia, and Most Likely on Wednesday, July 6 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. Get in the camp spirit with some bug juice and s'mores while you play. Bring a friend, and you both get a free book! Grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • Improve your balance and flexibility as you stretch and pose to your favorite pop songs on Wednesday, June 29 at 4:00pm. Crystal from Crystalline Yoga will teach this session suitable for yogis of all experience levels. Grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.