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  • 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.

  • Stop in Wednesday, June 22 6:00pm-7:30pm to make your own sweatbands and armbands to hold a phone or music player while you work out. Snacks will be provided. Grades 6-12 only, please.

    By Liz O.

  • What's your favorite fandom? Your favorite 'ship? Your ultimate OTP? Bring your (PG) fan fic, fan art, and passion for your favorite books, movies, TV shows, bands, YouTubers, podcasts, etc. to share at this gathering of geeks on Wednesday, June 15 at 6pm in the Cardinal Room. All fandoms are welcome, ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teens, join us Wednesday, June 8 at 5:30pm for the ultimate smoothie championship! Compete with your peers to come up with the best fruit smoothie recipe. Then play the original Fruit Ninja video game while you're waiting for the judges' verdicts.

    By Liz O.