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2015 Teen Summer Reading: “UNMASK!”

Participate in our fun summer program and get rewarded for reading and attending fun events! The last day to register is July 31. Prizes include candy, water bottles, free books to keep, Chipotle, and free ticket packets to the Topsfield Fair! Additionally, two lucky grand prize winners will receive $50 gift cards to Barnes and Noble and Best Buy. Sign up at the Reference Desk (or in the YA Office whenever Allison is there) now through July 31.

July Events

All events are open only to teens in grades 6-12 unless otherwise noted!

Candy Sushi
Thursday, July 2, 4:00 PM — 5:30 PM
Learn how to make delicious CANDY sushi and compete for a prize! Note: this program has limited materials. If there is an overwhelming turnout, attendance may have to be capped to ensure a fun and safe program for attendees.

HUNGER GAMES Basic Survival Course
Monday, July 6, 2:30 PM — 3:30 PM
Calling all tributes! Learn how to build a quick fire, archery basics, how to create life-saving shelter anywhere, and much more!

Blacklight Glow Party
Thursday, July 9, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Party in the dark & play fun glowing games.

Merylthon-Movie: Into the Woods* (Note: This event is not eligible for raffle tickets.)
Tuesday, July 14, 3:45 PM — 6:00 PM
Fairy tales collide in a modern musical twist on Happily Ever After. All ages are welcome at this special event!

Henna Tattoos
Wednesday, July 15, 1:30 PM — 4:30 PM
Get an awesome henna tattoo that lasts up to 2 weeks! Must bring signed waiver. Waivers are available in the library; you can also click here to print one from home. Due to this program’s popularity, advance registration is closed. Interested teens can still come to the event but are no longer able to “reserve” a spot in line in advance.

Anime Club
Tuesday, July 21, 3:30 PM — 5:30 PM
Eat snacks and have fun with other fans!

Giant Games
Wednesday, July 22, 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Play LIFESIZE games including Jenga, Checkers, Snakes and Ladders, and more!

Fear Factor: International Foods
Friday, July 24, 2:30 PM — 4:00 PM
Try foods from around the world.

Fandom Tea Party
Tuesday, July 28, 12:00 PM — 1:30 PM
Fans of Marvel, Harry Potter, Doctor Who, Percy Jackson, and more, can geek out at this tea party featuring fandom teas and crafts!

divergentPizza and a Movie
Thursday, July 30, 12:00 PM — 2:20 PM
Join us for Divergent on the big screen, and a free pizza lunch!

 

 

 

August Events

Teen Murder Mystery
Weds., Aug. 5, 2:00 PM — 4:30 PM
Kind of like the game CLUE — but more fun! Everyone will be assigned a role, and you’ll get to act it out. Who killed the victim, and who will solve the mystery?! Note: this program has limited materials. If there is an overwhelming turnout, attendance may have to be capped to ensure a fun and safe program for attendees.

Teen Yoga
Tuesday, Aug. 11, 10:30 AM — 11:30 AM
Suitable for all levels of experience. Learn how to stretch, meditate, and perform
different yoga poses with a certified yogi.

End of Summer Reading Photobooth / Prize Day
Weds., Aug. 12, 2:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Drop in to redeem your game card, collect any prizes, and take some pictures in our photo booth!

Anime Club* (Note: This event is not eligible for raffle tickets.)
Tuesday, Aug. 18, 3:30 PM — 5:30 PM
Eat snacks and have fun with other fans!

“Unmask!” is sponsored by the Beverly Public Library, the Friends of the Beverly Public Library, Mass. Library System, the Boston Bruins, the Mass. Board of Library Commissioners, and the Topsfield Fair.

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