February 2013 Teen Schedule

Art Deco Zentangles [teens and adults] Learn the creative process and study 1920s Art Deco to inspire your own zentangle designs. A zentangle is way of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is enjoyed by all ranges of skill, interest and age and often inspired by Art Deco designs.
■ Marvin Auditorium 101C
Sat       Feb 9        10:00 am–12:00 pm

The Great Gatsby Party [11–18 years] Step back into the 1920s with music, dancing, food and fashion of the time. While you are here, get your gangster on with a game of poker or some target practice, Nerf® gun-style.
■ Marvin Auditorium 101AB
Mon    Feb 11    4:00–5:00 pm

Teen Writing Group [12–18 years] Find inspiration to create. Join others who share your passion as we explore poetry and prose as a way to express ourselves and explore our world.
■ The Edge
Mon    Feb 11, 25    7:00–8:00 pm

Before Me… Researching My Past Through Genealogy [11–18 years] Discover the importance of knowing your family history from Sherri Camp, Family Artifacts and Cultural Exchange director.
■ Marvin Auditorium 101BC
Wed    Feb 13    6:30–8:30 pm

Valentine Candy
Prepare several candy recipes to share with loved ones this Valentine’s Day. Spread the word and the love with some yummy treats.
■ The Edge
Thu    Feb 14    3:30–4:30 pm

Flapper Headbands    [12–18 years] Capture some Gatsby glamour by making a 1920’s flapper headband. Use beads, ribbon, feathers and more to create beautiful and fashionable headbands inspired by the book The Great Gatsby.
■ The Edge
Mon    Feb 25    3:30–4:30 pm

Open Mic Night [12–18 years] You are a natural performer, and here’s your opportunity to show off. Take the stage and strut your stuff! You can sing, dance, read poetry or tell jokes. Grab some fame at our monthly talent show. Just show up ready to perform or watch.
■ The Edge
Wed        Feb 27        4:00–5:30 pm

Homework Center [5–18 years] Homework coaches help children with questions and assignments.
■ Homework Center
Mon-Thu     4:00–8:00 pm
Sun                   2:00–6:00 pm

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