We’ve got a lot of great programs and activities planned for Teens this Fall. Check out our calendar, too!

Art Club art palette

Tuesdays, bi-weekly from 3:30-4:30

Sept. 15th, 29th, Oct. 13th and 27th, Nov. 10th and 24th

Meeting Room A

Join us for Art Club. We will be creating artist trading cards, experimenting with different mediums, crafting coasters, sculpting 3-d models and more! Feel free to bring your own artwork and ideas to show others in the group.

Minecraft Clubminecraft mania

Tuesdays, bi-weekly from 3:00-4:30 REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Sept. 8th, 22nd, Oct. 6th, 20th, Nov. 3rd and 17th

Meeting Room B

Every other Tuesday join us for Minecraft Madness! Know how to play? Want to learn? Beginner, intermediate and experienced players welcome. Come by yourself or with a friend.

Writers Group writer's quill

Wednesdays, bi-weekly from 6:30-8:00

Sept. 9th, 23rd, Oct. 7th, 21st, Nov. 4th, 18th

Meeting Room A

We’re looking for the next batch of talented teen writers for our teen writers group. One of the oldest and most popular DPL clubs, this writers group is a workshop based group lead by teen librarian and author, Erin E. Moulton (Chasing the Milky Way, Keepers of the Labyrinth/Penguin). Come and share your stories, talk about writing craft and where and how to submit your work for publication.

Makerspace Club makerspace

Thursdays, bi-weekly from 3:30-4:30

Sept. 10th, 24th,  Oct. 8th, 22nd,  Nov. 5th and 19th

Meeting Room B

Join the MAKER movement. We’ll be breaking out the new Arduino, Raspberry Pi and Makey-Makey to learn about creativity and electronic programming. We’ll start by measuring your mood, creating digital hour glasses, lighting up pin wheels and much more. Also, check out the new Makerspace in the Teen area for new activities, anytime.

Ancestry Club ancestry

Thursdays, bi-weekly from 3:30-4:30

Sept. 17th, Oct. 1st, 29th, Nov. 12th

Teen Space

Come track the history of your family! Did they come over on the mayflower? Much more recently? How many generations can we dig up? We’ll use the library’s Ancestry database to unearth your family tree.

Good Deeds Club helping hands

Saturdays, bi-weekly from 1:30-2:30

Sept. 26th, Oct. 10th, 24th, Nov. 7th, 21st

Teen Space

Do you like doing good deeds? During the fall, the Good Deeds Club will be putting their creative skills to work to help others. We’ll make blankets for rescued animals (Snuggles Project), we’ll knit caps for chemo patients (Knots of Love), and put together a patchwork quilt for kids dealing with life threatening illnesses and abuse (Quilt for Kids).
Thanks to all the teens who participated in Summer Reading 2015! We had a great time. And check out the movie they made!