EBR Library announces June programs for teens

EBR Library announces June programs for teens
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POSTED: Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 8:00am

UPDATED: Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 8:04am

The following programs at East Baton Rouge Parish library locations will be held for teens throughout the month of June. Registration is required for some programs.

For more information or to register, call the individual library branch.

Baker Branch Library, 3501 Groom Road, (225) 778-5950

Xbox Game Day!
Tuesday, June 4, 3:00 p.m.
Bring your friends and come hang out with other teens at the Baker Branch on Tuesday, June 4, at 3:00 p.m. when they play “Halo 4” on the Xbox. Light refreshments will be served. For more information or to register, call (225) 778-5960.

Rappin’ Ear Buds
Thursday, June 13, 3:00 p.m.
Hands free and tangle free ear buds can’t be beat! Make them bright, make them wild, and make them perfect for your style! Come to the Baker Branch on Thursday, June 13, at 3:00 p.m. to personalize your ear buds! We’ll supply ear buds for each participant, but teens are welcome to bring a personal pair to decorate. For more information or to register, call (225) 778-5960.

Pajama & Mani/Pedi Party!
Thursday, June 27, 3:00 p.m.
Pamper yourself with a manicure and pedicure at the library! Come to the Baker Branch in your library appropriate pajamas, and chat with friends, eat snacks and paint your nails with bright colors! Feel free to bring your own nail polish or use ours; we’ll have a variety of colors to choose from on Thursday, June 27, at 3:00 p.m. Join us for this afternoon of fun and pampering! For more information or to register, call (225) 778-5960.

 

Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church St., (225) 658-1850

Hidden Poetry
Tuesday, June 4, 2:00 p.m.
Tweens and teens come to the Zachary Branch on Tuesday, June 4, at 2:00 p.m. to discover poetry in the pages of recycled books! We’ll show you how to take a page out of a book and create your own poem using the words on that page. After you’ve created your poetic masterpiece, you can embellish your page with markers, glitter and paint! All supplies will be provided. For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1870.

Rock Out with Beatles Rock Band
Tuesday, June 4, 6:30 p.m.
Bring yourself and all of your friends to the Zachary Branch on Tuesday, June 4, at 6:30 p.m. for an evening of Beatles Rock Band. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (225) 658-1870.

Teen Night: Scavenger Hunt!
Thursday, June 6, 6:30 p.m.
Go ‘beneath the surface’ at the Zachary Branch on Thursday, June 6, at 6:30 p.m. and see what you can find on our scavenger hunt. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (225) 658-1870.

Recycled Plastic Bottle Earrings
Tuesday, June 11, 2:00 p.m.
Are you looking for some summer fun? You and your friends should join other teens at the Zachary Branch on Tuesday, June 11, at 2:00 p.m. when they create earrings from recycled plastic water bottles. All supplies will be provided. For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1870.

Zachary Teen Council
Tuesday, June 11, 6:30 p.m.
Come to the Zachary Branch Teen Council meeting on Tuesday, June 11, at 6:30 p.m. We’ll work a little, play a little and eat a little! New members in grades 8 and up are always welcome! For more information, call (225) 658-1870.

Teen Night: Zachary’s Got Talent!
Thursday, June 13, 6:30 p.m.
It’s your time to shine! Here’s your chance to show your community how talented you are! You can act, sing, dance or even do poetry, just show us what you’ve got! You can also just hang out with other teens and enjoy each library appropriate performance. The fun starts at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 13. You won’t want to miss this one! For more information, call (225) 658-1870.

Mosaic Tile Coasters
Tuesday, June 18, 2:00 p.m.
Tweens and teens are invited to the Zachary Branch on Tuesday, June 18, at 2:00 p.m. to create a pair of colorful mosaic tile coasters. All supplies will be provided. For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1870.

Quiz Bowl: Potter, Percy, Peeta & Bilbo Baggins!
Thursday, June 20, 6:30 p.m.
Do you think you know all about these characters? Come to the Zachary Branch on Thursday, June 20, at 6:30 p.m. to compete and see who knows the most about the books in the “Harry Potter” series, “The Hunger Games” series, “The Olympians,” and “The Hobbit!” Teens will break into teams of three to five members and test their character knowledge! Dress up in a library appropriate costume to compete in the costume contest! Light refreshments will be served. For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1870.

Teens Talk Books
Saturday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.
Bring your friends and hang out with other teens at the Zachary Branch on Saturday, June 22, 2:00 p.m. to discuss Joan Bauer’s latest touching novel, “Almost Home.” Light refreshments will be served. For more information and to reserve your copy of the featured book, call (225) 658-1870.

Movable Mummies
Tuesday, June 25, 2:00 p.m.
In honor of our teen Summer Reading theme, “Beneath the Surface,” the Zachary Branch is having an all-things-mummy program where teens can learn about ancient Egyptian mummies and tombs. After that, create a mummy figure that you can bend into fun positions! Come and get mummy-licious at the library on Tuesday, June 25, at 2:00 p.m. For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1870.
  

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