May 2013 Teen Schedule

The Avengers, the Movie [12–18 years] Watch the box office hero of 2012, The Avengers (PG-13) starring Captain America, the Hulk, Iron Man and others, as they battle Loki, the bad boy from Thor.
■ The Edge
Fri    May 3    6:00–8:45 pm

Free Comic Book Giveaway Day [all ages] Are you DC, Marvel or neither? It won’t matter on Free Comic Book Day because we’ll have a large selection of free titles for all ages, tastes and genders. Continue the fun with comic book-related crafts and activities. Cosponsor: Gatekeeper Hobbies.
■ David J’s Place
Sat          May 4    2:00–4:00 pm

Double Dueling: Yugioh [11–18 years] & Magic the Gathering [14+ years] Bring your cards and pit your wits against other Yugioh and Magic players as we host tournaments for both games.
■ The Edge
Mon     May 6, 20      4:00–6:00 pm

Supper Surprise [11–18 years] Quick and easy soups made from basic ingredients. Potatoes, carrots, celery, onions and bacon bits are a few items that can be turned into a delicious but hearty soup. All ingredients are provided.
■ Lingo Story Room
Wed    May 8    3:30–5:00 pm

Fun After School  [12–18 years] Enjoy cool activities like black-out poetry, unusual board games, intricate coloring pages and crafts. Come see what’s up after school.
■ The Edge
Thu    May 9    3:30–4:30 pm

Life 101: Stay Safe [12–18 years] It can be a scary world out there, so learn to keep yourself and your belongings safe. Knowing a few basic self-defense moves and other smart tips could save your life.
■ The Edge
Mon      May 13     3:30–4:30 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       May 13        7:00–8:00 pm

Star Trek Geek Theater [all ages] One of the hallmarks of Star Trek fandom is being able to poke a little fun at the franchise. Join us as we perform a sampling of Shakespeare Klingon-style and spoof one of the most famous and infamous episodes from the original series: Spock’s Brain (season 3, episode 1).
■ Marvin Auditorium 101C
Sat    May 18        1:15–2:30 pm

Star Trek  
Boldly go where no one has gone before with Kirk, Spock and rest of the crew. See this action-packed movie that successfully rebooted this beloved franchise into a new dimension of adventure.
2009 | Rated PG-13 | 127 minutes
■ Marvin Auditorium 101C
Sat    May 18    3:00–5:15 pm

Open Mic Night [12–18 years] You are natural performer, and we want you 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.
■ The Edge
Wed    May 29    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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