Teen Programs

Mind, Body & Sole - Teen Volunteer Orientation

Northwest Akron Branch Library
Saturday, June 01: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us as a Mind, Body & Sole summer reading volunteer. Attendance is mandatory if you wish to be considered a volunteer at Northwest Akron Branch Library this summer.

Summer Volunteer Orientation

Goodyear Branch Library
Monday, June 03: 11:00am - 12:30pm
If you are a teen (12-18), and would like to volunteer at Goodyear Branch Library this summer, you must attend an orientation. There are only 10 spaces available, so register early.

Mind, Body & Sole - Teen Volunteer Orientation

Northwest Akron Branch Library
Monday, June 03: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us as a Mind, Body & Sole summer reading volunteer. Attendance is mandatory if you wish to be considered a volunteer at Northwest Akron Branch Library this summer.

Teen Program - Rockin' Photo Holders

Kenmore Branch Library
Tuesday, June 04: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cool off in the library and create a photo holder to hold your favorite summer pictures! Open to grades 6-12.

Family Tie-Dye Tuesday

Firestone Park Branch Library
Tuesday, June 04: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tie dye your own t-shirt!

Mind, Body & Sole - Teen Tuesdays @ 2

Norton Branch Library
Tuesday, June 04: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Out of this world crafts

Teen Program - Sci-Fi Gaming Day

Main Library
Tuesday, June 04: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Board games, trivia and far out fun--as in far out in outer space—are in store for us this afternoon.

Mind, Body & Sole - Teen Volunteer Orientation

Northwest Akron Branch Library
Tuesday, June 04: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us as a Mind, Body & Sole summer reading volunteer. Attendance is mandatory if you wish to be considered a volunteer at Northwest Akron Branch Library this summer.

Teen Writers Club

Green Branch Library
Tuesday, June 04: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
We eat junk food and talk writing. No stress, just support and sharing the writing experience.

Summer Volunteer Orientation

Goodyear Branch Library
Wednesday, June 05: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
If you are a teen (12-18), and would like to volunteer at Goodyear Branch Library this summer, you must attend an orientation.

Mind, Body & Sole - Teen Writing Wednesdays

Northwest Akron Branch Library
Wednesday, June 05: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet with fellow teen writers to hone writing skills, complete fun writing exercises, and share your work. For 9th-12th graders.

Teen Tween Program - Teen Tween Art Classes

Springfield-Lakemore Branch Library
Wednesday, June 05: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Classes will provide five different mixed-media art experiences with acrylic paint, oil pastels, stencils, collage materials, charcoal, and inks on canvas and paper. Registration begins June 1, 2019.

Mind, Body & Sole - Glass Mosaics with Leona

Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library
Thursday, June 06: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Teens and Tweens will be creating a glass mosaic mandala on a 6 to 8 inch round mirror. All materials are provided along with suggested designs. Register in person, by phone, or online.

Teen Program - Pancake Science

Ellet Branch Library
Thursday, June 06: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades 6-12. Fluffy pancakes aren't just tasty, they happen through science. We provide the griddle and ingredients to explore chemical reactions, you come hungry and ready to learn while we eat.

Teen Cafe - Marshmallow Catapult

Nordonia Hills Branch Library
Thursday, June 06: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Construct a catapult and see how accurate it is.

Teen Program - Cork Planters

Highland Square Branch Library
Friday, June 07: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
We'll use corks and magnets to create a tiny planter that can be attached to a refrigerator or any other steel surface. These tiny planters can liven up any odd place a magnet can hold them.

ACT Practice Exam

Northwest Akron Branch Library
Saturday, June 08: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Take a practice test under realistic testing conditions. Register here: https://www.princetonreview.com/product/offerings/429737

Teen Program - Volunteen Time

Portage Lakes Branch Library
Saturday, June 08: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
The library is looking for eager volunteers in grades 5-12 to assist with summer reading activities on select dates.

Teens Do Something - Volunteer Hours

Nordonia Hills Branch Library
Monday, June 10: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us to make library decorations, clean shelves, and make toys for Akron Children’s Hospital. Any questions please ask Miss Sue.

Teen Program - Dungeons & Dragons - Role Playing

Nordonia Hills Branch Library
Monday, June 10: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join our quest at your own peril! For more information, please ask Mistress Sue.

Teen Program - Marble Run Challenge

Kenmore Branch Library
Tuesday, June 11: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Spend time with your friends and construct a marble run! There will be prizes for the most creative! Open to grades 6-12.

Mind, Body & Sole - Movie Matinee

Maple Valley Branch Library
Tuesday, June 11: 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Bumblebee (PG-13)(114 min). Watch a movie and have fun using our green screen!

Teen Program - Teen Time: Design a Constellation Contest

Portage Lakes Branch Library
Tuesday, June 11: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Spend the afternoon creating a galaxy of stars to help decorate the teen window. Using creative materials and art supplies, customize your personal constellation.

Mind, Body & Sole - Teen Tuesdays @ 2

Norton Branch Library
Tuesday, June 11: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Take a trip to the moon using Google Expeditions and virtual reality.

Teen Program - Teens In Space

Main Library
Tuesday, June 11: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Make a cool galaxy t-shirt with bleach, play some Sci-Fi trivia and enjoy some galactic treats. T-shirts and supplies provided. For ages 11 to 18.

Vinyl Revival - Listen to full length albums and join the discussion

Tallmadge Branch Library
Tuesday, June 11: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Take the time to enjoy full-length albums front to back, and share your thoughts with other vinyl addicts from the area.

Teen DIY Summer Snack Factory

Green Branch Library
Tuesday, June 11: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Make some delicious summer snacks to go. Please register in person, by phone, or online.

Mind, Body & Sole - Art Journaling

Richfield Branch Library
Wednesday, June 12: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Local art studio Pink Velvet Studios will teach us how to express ourselves through art journaling using drawing, painting, and collage techniques. Create a visual journal uniquely yours.

Cookbook Club

Green Branch Library
Wednesday, June 12: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us each month as we pick a theme and prepare dishes to share.

Teen Program - K-Pop Celebration

Ellet Branch Library
Thursday, June 13: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Grades 6-12. Share your love for K-Pop with fellow fans! Dance the afternoon away with music, watch videos, and win prizes. Snacks provided.

Teen Cafe - Cards & Snacks

Nordonia Hills Branch Library
Thursday, June 13: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Play cards while enjoying snacks.

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