Wednesday, May 30, 2012

June Teen Programs! Have some fun with us!

All students in grades 6 through 12 are welcome to participate in Teen Room programs. Starting June 15th, all students entering grades 6 through 12 in September are welcome to participate!

Please note:

Volunteen Applications are due Thursday, June 14th.

Registration for the Teen Summer Reading Program begins Friday, June 15th!

Pre-registration is required for the Bella Beads Workshop on Monday, June 25 from 2:30-3:45pm.

Here are more great programs!


Friday, June 1 @ 3:30pm: Celebrate National Donut Day with us (until supplies run out)

Tuesday, June 5 @ 6:30pm: Movie Night

Wednesday, June 6 @ 3:30pm: It's National Yo-Yo Day, so it's Yo-Yo Contest time!

Tuesday, June 12 @ 6:30pm: Movie Night

Wednesday, June 13 @ 3pm: Crafternoon: Make something for Dad!

Thursday, June 14: Volunteen Applications Due!

Friday, June 15 @ 2:30-5pm: Teen Summer Reading Program Kick-off! Sign up & get a cool treat!

Tuesday, June 19 @ 6:30pm: Movie Night

Thursday, June 21 @ 3pm: Puzzle Fun! Help us complete a 1000 piece puzzle.

Friday, June 22 @ 3pm: T-Shirt Decorating! We'll have supplies or bring your own shirt.

Monday, June 25 @ 2:30-3:45pm: Bella Beads Workshop, Pre-registration is REQUIRED!

Tuesday, June 26 @ 6:30pm: Movie Night

Wednesday, June 27 @ 3pm: Crafternoon

Thursday, June 28 @ 3:30pm: Scrabble Challenge!

Monday, May 21, 2012

Volunteen Applications Are Available!


Students entering grades 6 through 12 in September may apply to be library "volunteens" this summer. Space is limited & applications must be submitted by June 14th.

Questions? Contact Kim or Clare, teen librarians, at ya@mhl.org or 978-623-8401."

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Poems from the 8th Annual Teen Poetry Contest

Congratulations to all of the poets!

Click the links below to play them, or right-click on them to save the files to your computer. If you have podcast retriever software, you can subscribe to our feed using this link:

RSS: Podcast http://www.mhl.org/teens/audio/teens.xml

recording of the 2012 Teen Poetry Reception (48 minutes, 55MB)

view/print a PDF of all the poems (819KB)

High School Top Honors

1st Place
Reminiscence Lauren Nastari pdf
2nd Place
green minivan, green children Rachel Aldrich pdf
3rd Place
Silence Connie Cung pdf

High School Honorable Mention Awards

 

Middle School Top Honors

1st Place
I am my Mother’s Daughter (tribute to Dylan Thomas) Rachel McIntosh pdf
2nd Place
Mad Hannah Muhlfelder pdf
3rd Place
My First Arrow Sophie Uluatam pdf

Middle School Honorable Mention Awards


For last year's Teen Poetry Contest, see this page.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

May Teen Programs!

Please join us for:

Movie Night!
Tuesday, May 1 at 6:30pm in the Teen Room

The 8th Annual Teen Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony & Reception
Wednesday, May 2 at 7pm in Memorial Hall
All are welcome!


Cinco De Mayo Celebration!
Friday, May 4 at 3pm in the Teen Room (yes, a day early!)
Stop by for some chips & salsa!

Crafternoon: Personalized Bulletin Boards
Monday, May 7 at 3:30pm in the Teen Room

Movie Night!
Tuesday, May 8 at 6:30pm in the Teen Room

Crafternoon: Mother's Day Gift!
Wednesday, May 9 at 3pm in the Teen Room
Don't be caught empty-handed!

Movie Night!
Tuesday, May 15 at 6:30pm in the Teen Room

Cereal Taste Test!
Thursday, May 17 at 3:30pm in the Teen Room
Which kind is your favorite?

Scrabble Challenge
Friday, May 18 at 3:30pm in the Teen Room

Crafternoon: Make a Wire Initial to Hang
Monday, May 21 at 3:30pm in the Teen Room

Summer Volunteen Applications will be available online!
Monday, May 21
Applications will be accepted through June 14th.

Movie Night!
Tuesday, May 22 at 6:30pm in the Teen Room

Crafternoon: Yarn Art!
Thursday, May 24 at 3:30pm in the Teen Room

Movie Night!
Tuesday, May 29 at 6:30pm in the Teen Room

Game Day!
Wednesday, May 30 at 3pm in the Teen Room
What do you like to play?

Questions? Email or call the teen librarians at ya@mhl.org or 978-623-8401.