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May Memorial Library
Wednesdays at 4:00 pm

June 18th: We will build Rockets using bottles then launch them in the    Library Parking Lot. You’ll love to see them fly!

June 25th: Complete the Circuit. Stop by to make your own key chain and jewelry out of computer circuit chips.

July 2nd: Get into Science Fiction. We will make  Princess Leia buns and Yoda ears headbands as well as Doctor Who duct tape bow ties.

July 9th: T-Shirt Lab. Teens will use sharpies to tie-dye t-shirts. We will also learn easy ways to make alterations.

 July 16th: Game Day. Teen gamers have a chance to compete against one another on the Wii or Xbox.

July 23rd: Hunger Games Survival program. Teens will endure grueling competition of physical strength and Hunger Games trivia.

 

Graham Library
Mondays at 4:00 pm

June 16: Summer Kickoff:  Minute to Win it!  Beat your friends in a friendly competition.  

June 23: BrushBots: Create mini-robots from toothbrushes and compete in a BrushBot Race.

 June 30: The Science of Energy: Watch the sparks fly at this electrifying program.

 July 7: Recycled Robot on Canvas: Find your inner spark! Create layered graphic art.

 July 14: Sharpie Sun Catchers & Book Dominoes: Create art that sparkles in the sun, then start a chain reaction in game of book dominoes.

July 21: Personalized Ear Buds: Give your favorite ear buds your own original style. Stick around to play Rock Band with your friends.

Mebane Library
Tuesdays at 4:00 pm

June 17: T-Shirt Lab: Experiment with traditional dyes, sharpies and t-shirt altering techniques to liven up a plain white t-shirt! (Bring your own t-shirt or sign up to have a shirt provided for you)

June 24: Byte into Minecraft: Come play Minecraft, and enjoy crafts and snacks inspired by the game!

 July 1: Spark Cinema Featuring Catching Fire

 July 8: Robotics 101: Learn some robotics basics, interact with a working robot, and make a “vibrobot” to take home with you!

 July 15: "Fandom Fusion" Crafting: Come make crafts inspired by Doctor Who, Star Wars and more! From Sonic Screw Drivers to Yoda Ears, there’ll be something for everyone!

July 22: "Kitchen Chemistry" Pancake & Ice Cream Party: Concoct your own pancake and ice cream treat, play games, and hang out with friends!

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