Today's Events for Teens at NYPL node/62451?audience=4356 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293448 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T12:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 12:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> The Science of Superheroes (Eastchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307223 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Eastchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T13:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.</span></p> </div> </div> Tween Tech Hour (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307337 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T13:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! </p> <table border="1" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" style="width:500px"><tbody><tr><td>July 7th &amp; 9th</td> <td>Open Computer Lab</td> </tr><tr><td>July 14th &amp; 16th </td> <td>Code Club</td> </tr><tr><td>July 21st &amp; 23rd </td> <td>Tommy Q Zombie Killer</td> </tr><tr><td>July 28th &amp; 30th </td> <td>Minecraft </td> </tr></tbody></table><p> </p> <p>​<img class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/stock-photo-10000119-young-gamer-gaming.jpg" alt="" /> </p> </div> </div> Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298853 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops!</span><span>  During the session, teens will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives</span><span>.  The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer.</span></p> </div> </div> Paint on Silk (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301895 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Apply your artistic talent to something you can actually wear! Paint on silk to create anything from a bandana to hair ties to bracelets or even wall art! All materials will be provided. Presented by JP Cobbs.</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> Writopia Workshops (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298342 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a </span><strong>Writopia Lab </strong><span>instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. </span><strong>Tweens </strong>and <span>Teens will develop and write their own original </span><span>short</span><span> </span><span>stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative piece of writing, and with a newfound or deepened love of writing is his or her heart. Opportunities for submissions will be shared as well.</span></p> </div> </div> Minecraft Club (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306699 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for our monthly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Art Club (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306610 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>This is mainly a freestyle session. Our main goal will be to fill every page of our sketch pads. There is no such thing as a mistake in this art session, so no ripped or torn out pages. We're going to witness our own evolution in ART.</span></p> </div> </div> Rainbow Loom (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307254 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Rubberbands, rubberbands, and more rubberbands!!  Join us as we create our own colorful, unique pieces of jewelry using just rubberbands.  *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*</p> </div> </div> Girls Circle (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/308541 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Teen Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307160 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T14:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Laptop service for teens. Do you need extra computer time? Come to teen tech time and use a laptop computer or play video games.</span></p> </div> </div> Decorate A Bookend For the Library! (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306336 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come decorate a bookend using old magazines and newspapers! The finished products will be used in the Teen Section of the library! </p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Baychester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307726 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Baychester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Learn about our electronic services with the library laptops. Join us. Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Minecraft Club (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307863 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Minecraft is a game where you dig (mine) and build (craft) different kinds of 3D blocks within a large world of varying terrains and habitats to explore.</p> <p>Need more time to catch up on your Minecraft building skills? Want to imrove your virtual world? Ask us for a computer pass and set your world apart from your friends.</p> <p> </p> <p>You will need a registered Minecraft account to particpate. </p> <p> </p> <p>All Public Library Programs are free of charge.</p> </div> </div> Anime and Manga Club (Tompkins Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308293 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tompkins Square Library, Second Floor</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><img alt="" height="166" src="http://images6.fanpop.com/image/photos/35600000/Anime-Characters-anime-universe-35612327-4098-2304.jpg" width="295" /></p> <p>Read Manga. Watch Anime. Earn and Win Prizes.</p> </div> </div> Retro Gaming: The Board Games Edition (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308401 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Would you rather....play </p> <p><img alt="" height="256" src="https://sp.yimg.com/ib/th?id=JN.D13NI%2b6TJXtWCqiTGBC7EA&amp;pid=15.1&amp;P=0" width="489" /></p> <p>OR </p> <p><img alt="" height="324" src="https://sp.yimg.com/ib/th?id=JN.wwJNrwszIiczKKAN3lF0eg&amp;pid=15.1&amp;P=0" width="484" /></p> <p>Retro gaming challege: Play against friends with games you already know, or come and learn how play a new game. </p> <p>- Scrabble</p> <p>- Card games</p> <p>- Blokcus</p> <p>- Chess</p> <p>- Checkers</p> <p>- Uno</p> <p>- Backgammon</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Tuesday Teen Take Over (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295384 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio &amp; chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, &amp; more!</p> </div> </div> Wildlife Superheroes (Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301888 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an assortment of animal ambassadors such as an owl or hawk, chinchilla, White’s Tree Frog, King Snake, lizard, or even a hedgehog. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center.</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> History of Comics (Castle Hill Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301857 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Castle Hill Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Where did Superman come from? Join Ivan Velez for a history of American style comics, from the Yellow Kid and Spiderman to Archie and the Warren Commision to today. Learn how these iconic characters have reflected and influenced American culture and morality. </span></p> <p class="p1"><span>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> Make Jewelry (Great Kills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301881 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Great Kills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make hip and funky bracelets, necklaces, and more. You'll be led by Jennifer Jacobs, who has been featured at Barney's New York! All materials will be provided. Presented by Jennifer Jacobs.</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> Yu-Gi-Oh Battle (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307634 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Yu-gi-oh is now at the Kingsbridge Library. Bring your decks, bring your trades and start getting ready to duel. Learn the game from other duelist and friends to improve your decks. Find out all about the new forbidden list from the Yu-gi-oh website and upcoming tournaments that are held here. Let the duel battles begin.</p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293447 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T15:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> Wildlife at the Library (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301902 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to pythons, alligators, eagles, and owls. You may meet a lion, a tiger, or a bear! Oh my!</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> Create Goth Jewelry (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301894 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1"><span>Embrace the darker side of jewelry. Mix and match black and silver, red and purple, bats, spiders, and skulls to create your own morbid piece. All material will be provided. Presented by Pamela Isaac.</span></p> <p class="p1"><span>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</span></p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305747 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Laptop service for teens</p> <p>Do you need extra computer time?  Come to teen tech time and use a laptop computer.  Just sign up at the information desk on Tuesdays.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> The Science of Super Heroes! (Port Richmond Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305834 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Port Richmond Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 10-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.</span></p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305986 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-2cbd5032-e94e-cbd7-0374-3fedb246c9be"><span>Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Research colleges? Search the web?  Come Join us . Ages 12-18.</span></span></p> </div> </div> Game On! @ Bloomingdale (Bloomingdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307285 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307297 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? Want to add some bling to your social media sites? Research colleges? Edit video? Learn about our electronic resources and more!</p> </div> </div> Teen Book Discussion (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307741 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens: Read  good books during summer? Don't know what to read next? Come and talk about your favorite books on Tuesdays, July 7, 14, 21  @ 4:00 PM.</p> </div> </div> Kids and Teen Lab Smash (Macomb's Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307909 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Macomb's Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time?  Want to play games online with your friends?  Finish homework?  Get 1 1/2 hour of computer time.</p> </div> </div> Art Studio (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/308443 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Draw manga, graffiti, or freestyle! It's your choice. All materials will be provided; you just bring your creativity!</span></p> </div> </div> Chess Club (Mott Haven Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309154 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mott Haven Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:00:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Teen Four Star Series (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305761 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Unmask your inner hero.  Join us for our fantastic series where teens will take part in fun super hero themed activities that include crafts, trivia, science experiments, super snacks, and some outdoor play.</p> </div> </div> Teen Minecraft Club (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/308418 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Teen Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-07T16:30:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 7 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Join us for our weekly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div>