Check out our programs exclusively for high school teens! Any high school teenager is welcome, but registration is required so we know what materials we need. Do you have an idea for a program that you'd like to see provided? Contact Teen Librarian Mike in person and let him know what you'd like to see! Our programs are also an excellent way to earn volunteer hours for National Honor Society, so feel free to ask Mike for any opportunities that may be available.

All programs are free unless otherwise noted. ANY TEENS CAN ATTEND THESE PROGRAMS. An Alsip library card is NOT required!

Spring/Summer Programs

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Dungeons and Dragons 
Twice monthly on Saturdays from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM - Call for Dates
Ages: High School and up
Slay dragons and narrowly escape death in our Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition group! No experience is necessary, and we’ll provide everything you need from character sheets to dice.

Bracelet

DIY Mother's Day Bracelet
Thursday, May 11th at 6:00 PM
Ages: High School
Searching for ideas for a gift for your mother but short on money? Create these beautiful bracelets from scratch fora  thoughtful gift. No jewelry-making experience is necessary.




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Graphic Novel Discussion and Movie Trip Series - Wonder Woman
Tuesday, June 6th at 6:00 PM
Ages: High School
There's a ton of new comic book movies coming out - join us and read the material that inspired the films! This June we're reading Wonder Woman Volume 1: The Lies. Everyone who attends the discussion will receive tickets to see the new Wonder Woman movie!

DIY Wall Clocks
Thursday, June 8th at 6:00 PM
Ages: High School
Keep track of the time you have left in your summer vacation by building your very own wall clock! We'll teach you how to assemble one,and then show you how to print out your own clock face to decorate it.

Resin Jewery

Timeless Jewelry
Tuesday, June 13th at 6:00 PM
Ages; High School
Learn how to freeze objects like flowers and feathers in time using epoxy resin and turn them into beautiful jewelry. No jewelry making experience is necessary!

Graphic Novel Discussion and Movie Trip Series - Ultimate Spider-Man
Thursday, July 6th at 6:00 PM
Ages: High School
There's a ton of new comic book movies coming out - join us and read the material that inspired the films! This July we're reading Ultimate Spider-Man Volume 1: Power and Responsibility. Everyone who attends the discussion will receive tickets to see the new Spider-Man movie!

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Blast from the Past Tie-Dye T-Shirts
Tuesday, July 18th at 6:00 PM
Ages: High School
Make your own retro tie dye t-shirts at the library! Registration and t-shirt size are required for this free program.

 

Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament
Saturday, July 29th at 1:00 PM
Ages: High School
It’s time to duel! Bring your best deck for a chance to win a booster box of the new Pendulum Evolution set! This will be an advanced format tournament, so the forbidden and limited list will be followed.  Be sure to check http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/limited/ and ensure your deck is tournament-legal.

Miniature

Miniature Painting
Saturday, August 5th at 1:00 PM
Ages; High School and Up
Add some flair to your tabletop gaming miniatures in this painting for beginners course! Registration is required.