November 2013 Teen Events

How to Score the Perfect Job [16–20 years] Discover what career field best suits you. Rethink your skills, interests and values as they relate to the world of work. Learn about community resources for landing your dream job. Registration required. Call the number listed.
■ Computer Training Center – call 580-4565
Thu    Nov 7    3:30–4:30 pm
■ Velma Paris Community Center – call 862-1630
Wed    Nov 13    4:00–5:00 pm
■ Oakland Community Center – call 368-3793
Mon    Nov 18    4:00–5:00 pm
■ Garfield Community Center – call 368-3787
Mon    Nov 25    4:00–5:00 pm

Fun After School [12–18 years] Enjoy cool activities like black-out poetry, unusual board games, crafts and artistic coloring pages for the more mature artist. Come bring your friends and see what’s up after school.
■ The Edge
Thu     Nov 14    3:30–4:30 pm

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Party
It’s the 50th anniversary of everyone’s favorite galaxy-saving Time Lord! Join us at 6:00 pm to make crafts, vote for your favorite Doctor and companion, and view memorabilia. The world premier of Don’t Blink in the Library, a crowdsourced Dr. Who spoof, will show at 7:00 pm. Costumes encouraged!
■ Marvin Auditorium
Fri    Nov 15    6:00–9:00 pm

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

Catching Fire [11–18 years] Rekindle your love of The Hunger Games by celebrating its second film, Catching Fire. You’ll enjoy crafts, trivia and experience what it’s like to be Katniss in a role playing game.
■ Marvin Auditorium
Sat     Nov 23    2:00–4:00 pm

Basic Bread & Butter [11–18 years] Learn how to make homemade butter the quick and easy way. Enjoy the freshly made butter on top of a slice of hot, steamy bread. All ingredients are provided.
■ The Edge
Mon     Nov 25    3:30–4:30 pm

Lisa is a former employee and shared the library story in many of her posts.