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  • Join us Wednesday, October 12 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room to learn about the NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) Young Writers Program! NaNoWriMo is a global challenge to write a book (or as much of a book as you can) in the month of November. Whether you're a seasoned Wrimo or a new writer, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Remix your favorite (or least favorite) stories on Tuesday, October 11 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room! Draw a new ending to Divergent, write a rap about Katniss Everdeen, or tell Cinderella's story from a step-sister's point of view. Teen programs are for those in grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • The Teen Librarian has been sharing some great books with classes at Highland Middle School! Here are the books Liz O. presented to Ms. Treadway, Ms. Morgan, and Ms. Hird's classes. Click on an image to find it in our catalog or place a hold. My Seventh-Grade Life in Tights by Brooks Benjamin ...

    By Liz O.

  • Drop in for an evening of video and tabletop gaming on Wednesday, October 5 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. We'll have party games like Super Smash Brothers, Mario Kart, and Just Dance for the Wii and PS4, as well as classics like Apples to Apples, Jenga, and Uno. Teen programs are for those in ...

    By Liz O.

  • Want to learn the basics of computer programming? Join us for a Minecraft Hour of Code™ on Wednesday, September 28 at 6:00pm! This introductory class is designed for those with little to no coding experience. Attendance is free, but space is limited, so please register online or by calling (765) ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join us for free snacks and a showing of Allegiant on Wednesday, September 21 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around ...

    By Liz O.