POSTED: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 6:04am
East Baton Rouge Parish, La — East Baton Rouge Parish Libraries are giving teens a chance to have some spooky good fun during the month of October. Below are a list of activities happening at various locations throughout the parish.
Baker Branch Library, 3501 Groom Road, (225) 778-5950
Wednesday, October 24, 4:00 p.m.
‘Tis the season to be ghoulish! Teens, make your way to the Baker Branch on Wednesday, October 24 at 4:00 p.m. for a frightening afternoon of crafting, and create your own movable mummy using flexible wire and muslin. You won’t want to miss it! For more information or to register, call (225) 778-5960.
Carver Branch Library, 720 Terrace St., (225) 389-7450
Wednesday, October 31, 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Get a jump on your Halloween celebration by joining us at the Carver Branch on Wednesday, October 31 for the Zombie Prom! Tweens and teens are invited to parade around the Library in zombie style, so come dressed in your spookiest zombie gear and find out who will be crowned the king or queen of the zombies. Need your monster makeup done? Staff will be available to apply the gory details at 3:00 p.m., and the prom will start at 4:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (225) 389-7450.
Greenwell Springs Regional Branch Library, 11300 Greenwell Springs Rd., (225) 274-4450
Jones Creek Regional Branch Library, 6222 Jones Creek Road, (225) 756-1150
Saturday, October 20, 2:30 p.m.
‘Tis the season to be ghoulish! Teens, make your way to the Jones Creek Regional Branch on Saturday, October 20 at 2:30 p.m. for a frightening afternoon of crafting, and create your own movable mummy using flexible wire and muslin. You won’t want to miss it! For more information or to register, call (225) 756-1170.
Pride-Chaneyville Branch Library, 13600 Pride-Port Hudson Road, (225) 658-1550
Make Your Own Little Zombie!
Tuesday, October 30, 4:00 p.m.
Come to the Pride-Chaneyville Branch on Tuesday, October 30 at 4:00 p.m. to make your own little stuffed zombie feltie! Take them to school on Halloween day to show off, or let them live in your locker! For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1550.
Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church St., (225) 658-1850
Origami Yoda Book Party
Thursday, October 18, 4:00 p.m.
We’re having a book party! Come to the Zachary Branch on Thursday, October 18 at 4:00 p.m. to help us celebrate Tom Angleberger’s book “The Strange Case of Origami Yoda.” We’ll discuss the book, play games, eat cookies and drink Yoda soda! Maybe we’ll even get to the bottom of the mystery behind whether Origami Yoda is real or not. For more information or to register, call (225) 658-1870.