Teens (12-18)

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Teens TPL

Join us in the Teen Center for the following regular programs. Unless otherwise noted all programs are for ages 12 - 18.

Summer Reading
June 1 - August 1

Music Hype Mondays
Mondays, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Anime Streamers
Mondays, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Media Hype Tuesday
Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Create It Sewing (14 yrs+)
Tuesdays, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Game On! Video Games
Wednesdays, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Create Thursday
Thursdays, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Table Top Game On 
Fridays, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
June 1 - August 31

Dungeons & Dragons  New!
Fridays, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
June 1 - August 31

View more programs and detailed descriptions by visiting our calendar or newsletter.

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Camp NaNoWriMo
Camp NaNo

National Novel Writing Month for teens!

Saturdays, June 2 - 23: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Library Teen Center
Ages 13-17


Inspired by NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) we're excited to host a special teen edition this summer!


Novelling 101 Workshop led by two experienced YA authors. Sat, 5/19

Learn more tips and tricks:
Camp NaNo Kick-off party. Thur, 5/31

Accomplish your goal:
Weekly Write-Ins Saturdays, June 2 - 23

No registration required.

CompuGirls Camp
CompuGirls logo

A technology program for girls

Tempe Public Library and ASU have partnered to introduce computational thinking skills to girls to help prepare them for the S.T.E.M. career field. In this hands-on camp, we will construct electrical circuits and embellish them with art work while engaging in meaningful discussions about culture and identity.
Learn more: https://cgest.asu.edu/compugirls
Ages 13 - 16

June 26 - June 30
Tuesday - Friday, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

REGISTRATION - Call (480) 350-5327

Code Club
Youth Computer Lab

Want to learn how to code?

Join us and learn how to make computer games and websites. No computer or coding experience needed. Absolute beginners are welcome!
Ages 8 - 16

Two upcoming sessions in Summer 2018.
Registration open in May.

June 4 - July 23
Mondays, 4:15 -5:00 p.m.


June 7 - July 26
Thursdays, 4:15 -5:00 p.m.


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