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 Teen Advisory Group (TAG) (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/325444 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T14:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library.</p> <p>Earn Community Service hours by attending our monthly meetings and giving us your input!  What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need? </p> <p>This is a great way to meet new friends and really get involved in what goes on here at the New Dorp Library.</p> <p>For ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (115th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331361 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T14:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play some Rockband Smash Brothers or Mario Cart on the Wii!!!!!!! or be the controller playing 360 kinect. If you prefer take some extra time on one of our laptops.</p> </div> </div> Who's the King? Chess @ New Amsterdam (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330615 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T14:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library to play chess, checkers and scrabble and see who we crown The King.</p> <p>Join us every Friday from 2-4pm! </p> </div> </div> Make It (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332730 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>DIY for Teens: Let's Make Zines</p> <p>Use a single sheet of paper to make your own mini-magazine. </p> </div> </div> Creative Carnival (125th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333195 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">125th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions.  </p> <p> </p> <p>Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse.</p> <p>Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the features of fast cars, explore the concept of aerodynamics, and build race cars that are powered by rubber bands.</p> <p>Week 3: Pinball Games - Participants will define the object of the game, design features of pinball games, and create their own original pinball games for a building challenge.</p> <p>Week 4: Design a Ride-  Participants will discuss and define features of thrill rides. Participants will also design and build their dream and/or favorite ride</p> <p>Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333990 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? Want to research colleges or edit video? Learn more about our electronic resources.</p> </div> </div> Valentine's Day Heart Suncatchers (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/334079 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come make a one of a kind Valentine's Day heart suncatcher.  Perfect hand made gift for a friend or loved one, or just to decorate your windows! All materials will be provided.</p> </div> </div> Game on @ Morris Park (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334234 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!</p> </div> </div> Geek Out! Build a PC! (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334384 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Attention teens! Have you ever wondered how a computer is built? In this four session hands-on program, you will not only learn how to build a computer from scratch, but how each part functions together for a smooth running PC. Turn on your geek gears and let's get building! If you are interested, please register in person, in advance.  </p> </div> </div> Teen Program: Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament (Baychester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334896 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Baychester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you a Yu-Gi-Oh! champion? Compete against other players and find out if you've got what it takes! First place winner will recieve a prize!</p> </div> </div> Friday After School Activities (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331658 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>For children, ages 5 to 12 years, tweens and teens ages 13 to 18 years. Every Friday at 3:00 p.m.</p> <p>February 5th - Agar.io Competition February 12th - Valentine's Day Cards February 19th - Wii &amp; Board Games</p> </div> </div> Teen Time (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335258 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework</p> </div> </div> Sweet Storage (Macomb's Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/325915 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Macomb's Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Create your Cupcake shaped storage/gift box from a clay pot. Use it to store jewelry, loose change, or even as a gift box. (Item will need to be held overnight to allow for drying.)  Presented by Jailin Acevedo. </p> <p>Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.</p> </div> </div> S.A.D. Party (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/333562 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>It's Sentiment Awareness Day – be aware that people have happy feels for you! We’ll have treats, play games, and spread the love.</p> </div> </div> Teen Valentine's Day Origami Workshop (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334128 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need a last-minute gift for that special someone? Learn how to make paper hearts and flowers at this special origami workshop. The event will be held on the second floor. </p> </div> </div> Xbox Gaming Hour (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334230 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Show your skills!</p> <p>Play various games on the Xbox.</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Board Meeting (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333310 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens, this is your chance to speak up! You get to call the shots and tell us what YOU want! Take advantage of this opportunity to make an impact on your community. Be heard, earn service hours, make new friends and represent teens at the library.</p> </div> </div> Teen Space (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333665 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hey, teens! Did you know the upstairs community room is open to teens and teens only, Mon through Fri from 3:30 - 5 pm? Bring your friends, your laptops, your homework, or your favorite music and come hang out on the third floor!</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/336406 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Leave the velvet ropes behind, and come hang out with your friends in a casual enviornment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Homework Help for Teens (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330175 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need help with your upcoming project? Not sure how to research a topic? Do you have an essay that needs to be proofread? Join us for Homework Help</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330174 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.</p> </div> </div> Free for All Fridays (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332999 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>HURRAH!!! It's Finally Friday!!!</p> <p>Come join us in the Young Adult Area ‘s Computer lab for Games, Conversation, homework help</p> <p>and Activities!</p> <p>It is all about relaxation, and conversation!</p> <p>EVERY Friday in February (5, 12, 19, 26 )</p> <p>1st Floor Young Adult Area</p> <p>*This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*   </p> </div> </div> Chess Club for Teens and Tweens (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333315 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! </p> </div> </div> Fun Fridays! (Dongan Hills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/336906 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Dongan Hills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>There's always something fun happening on a Friday afternoon at the Dongan Hills Library! </p> </div> </div> Game On! Xbox 360 @ Parkchester (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335997 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Young Adult Area</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T15:30:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Xbox 360 Fridays @ Parkchester!</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Group (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/329464 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T16:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Let your voice be heard in the Kingsbridge Library's Teen Advisory Group!</p> <p>TAG meetings will be held on Friday afternoons from 4-5 pm. If you are a 7th -12th grade student, you are eligible to join.</p> <p>So … why should YOU become a TAG member?</p> <p>* Brainstorm with other teens about how to improve your library.</p> <p>* Have a say in what books, music, etc. that you’d like us to order.</p> <p>* Help choose the free programs we’ll offer in the coming year.</p> <p>* Review books, movies, and more for the <a href="http://www.nypl.org/voices/blogs/blog-channels/sta">Stuff For the Teen Age blog</a>.</p> <p>* Shape the future of the <a href="http://kingsbridgelibraryteens.tumblr.com/" rel="nofollow">Kingsbridge Library Teens Tumblr</a>.</p> <p>* Earn an hour of service credit for each session you attend.</p> </div> </div> Lego Mindstorms Hour (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/336139 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T16:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> <p>Come use your imagination and skills as we build, program, and command Lego Mindstorms kits to make robots. For ages 12-18. </p> </div> </div> Teen Movie Night (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/335444 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-12T17:00:00-05:00">Friday, February 12 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Sit back and relax while watching a new release or classic blockbuster movie on the big screen in our very own theatre.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div>