APPONAUG BRANCH LIBRARY: Friday hours will switch to 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. beginning June 21.

Teens Events

Friday, June 21
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Celebrate Pride month with some LG "Bead" TQ+ crafts. let your colors shine by making charms for earrings, keychains, or necklaces or weaving a rainbow bracelet. Craft with Pride. Wear with Pride
Capacity: 2/10
paint brushes
Monday, June 24
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 6-12   Join Becky from Mermaid Masterpieces in painting a mural for Teenspace for all to enjoy!  Becky will break down the process of mural making so that it isn't overwhelming and you can all work together... Read More
Capacity: 10/10
Super Smash Bros Ultimate
Wednesday, June 26
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Grades 6-12    Because space is limited, please sign-up below.    Have you unlocked the entire roster and found your main yet?  If so (or even if not), come compete against players at our Super Smash Bros. Ultimate... Read More
Capacity: 20/20
Independence Day move poster
Monday, July 01
2:30pm - 4:55pm
Come watch this classic alien movie and have a snack in honor of the Summer Learning Challenge theme, A Universe of Stories, and 4th of July,   Summary:  The aliens are coming and their goal is to... Read More
Rainbow Beard
Wednesday, July 10
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Grades 6-12   Rainbow Beard will help you create props, develop characters, and write segments that can serve as the opening of your show.  Because space is limited, please sign-up below beginning Monday, June 17.
Capacity: 2/15
Restart book cover
Thursday, July 11
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Grades 6, 7, and 8   Get your summer reading assignment done early!  Read Restart by Gordan Korman from the 2019 RI Middle School Book Award list.  Come talk about the book, work on the assignment, and enjoy a snack.   ... Read More
Capacity: 10/12
Saturday, July 13
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Strange things are happening in the woods near Talon. Hunting and logging has come to a standstill as the wildlife has started to fight back and an eerie whisper on the wind warns trespassers to stay far away. Join your Game Master. Brandon Morgan... Read More
Capacity: 2/5
The Martian movie poster
Monday, July 15
2:30pm - 4:55pm
Come watch a space movie and have a snack in honor of the Summer Learning Challenge theme, A Universe of Stories. Summary:  An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his... Read More
Tuesday, July 16
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 8-12 A book group for teens who are LGBTQ+, queer, or questioning and their allies. This month we're reading Queer, there, and Everywere: 23 People Who Changed the World "World history has been made by countless lesbian, gay... Read More
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
teen doing zumba
Tuesday, July 23
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Grades 6-12   Dance to great multicultural music, make new friends, and get a fabulous workout. No experience needed.  Shana will break down the moves prior to teaching the zumba or hip hop routine. She will also incorporate fun... Read More
Capacity: 0/15
Wednesday, July 24
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Craft your own piece of the cosmos by turning glass ornaments into glowing miniature galaxies. All supplies provided. Note: You will be working with messy art materials; please wear appropriate clothing.... Read More
Capacity: 0/10
Saturday, July 27
1:00pm - 4:00pm
A peaceful evening at the cantina is shattered by the drunken gloating of a fat Imperial Governor. He’s had far too much Corellian Ale, and won’t stop talking about his brand new Luxury Space Yacht parked in the nearby hanger. It would be a pity if... Read More
Capacity: 0/5
Interstellar movie poster
Monday, July 29
2:30pm - 5:15pm
Come watch a space movie and have a snack in honor of the Summer Learning Challenge theme, A Universe of Stories. Summary:  A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity's... Read More
greetings from witness protection cover
Thursday, August 01
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Grades 6, 7, and 8   Get your summer reading assignment done early!  Read Greetings From Witness Protection! by Jake Burt from the 2020 RI Middle School Book Award list.  Come talk about the book, work on the assignment, and enjoy a... Read More
Capacity: 6/12
Friday, August 02
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Create a colorful, one of a kind piece of abstract art using only canvas, paint, and tape. All supplies provided.... Read More
Capacity: 0/10
rocket in space
Monday, August 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades 6-12   Get some space training with MobileQuest's Teen Space Stations, such as coding robots across Mars, making out of this world movies on the green screen, and creating intergalactic spaceships.     Please sign-up... Read More
Capacity: 0/25
teen reading to children
Wednesday, August 07
10:00am - 3:00pm
Grades 6-12   Learn the basics of child care and beign a babysitter.  Topis covered will include: child safety infant and toddler care basic first aid age-appropriate activites and toys preparing snacks and simple meals naptime/... Read More
Capacity: 0/25
Saturday, August 10
1:00pm - 4:00pm
While traveling between towns a group of adventurers notices a stone tower looming before them. Through a lone window in the top floor a young man frantically flips through a dusty tome while various items fly through the air with a mind of their... Read More
Capacity: 0/5
Tuesday, August 13
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades 8-12 A book group for teens who are LGBTQ+, queer, or questioning and their allies. This month we're reading Deadendia: "Barney needs a job and a place to live. Luckily, he finds both in Dead End, a theme park haunted house!... Read More
Capacity: 0/Unlimited
lock
Wednesday, August 14
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Grades 6-12 Compete to solve puzzles, crack some codes, and discover how to escape the room in less than 90 minutes*.  Are you ready for the challenge?  *Depending on how fast the puzzles are solved, the program could end in... Read More
Capacity: 0/10
lock
Wednesday, August 14
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12 Compete to solve puzzles, crack some codes, and discover how to escape the room in less than 90 minutes*.  Are you ready for the challenge?  *Depending on how fast the puzzles are solved, the program could end in... Read More
Capacity: 0/10
sun mirror
Thursday, August 15
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Grades 6-12   Create a decorative hanging miror for your room or give it as a gift.  All supplies provided.  Because supplies are limited, please sign-up below begining Monday, July 22.
Capacity: 0/12
Gravity movie poster
Monday, August 19
2:30pm - 4:05pm
Come watch a space movie and have a snack in honor of the Summer Learning Challenge theme, A Universe of Stories. Summary:  Two astronauts work together to survive after an accident leaves them stranded in space.... Read More
Saturday, August 24
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Hoth Base is under attack! Transports have already begun evacuation, it’s just a matter of getting there. With Imperials knocking on the front door and numerous systems failing, that might be easier said then done. Join your Game Master Brandon... Read More
Capacity: 0/5