Programs


Teen Programs!

 

Questions or suggestions? Contact Joyce Arellano @ 847-455-6016, ext.242 or jarellano@fppld.org.

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Unless otherwise noted, all Teen programs are for young adults ages 13-18 years old.


Sep
5
Sat
Arts and Snacks!
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Arts and Snacks!

Drop in for some art! Create a masterpiece at your library. We will have all sorts of art supplies available and a bunch of snacks to keep you going.

Sep
11
Fri
Friday Family Flicks
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join each month us for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Home (PG):

Oh, an alien on the run from his own people, lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip, who is on a quest of her own.

Starring the voices of Jim Parsons and Rihanna, this film has a running time of 94 minutes.

Refreshments will also be available.

Sep
30
Wed
Scrapbooking Club
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scrapbooking Club

Do you have a bunch of unorganized pictures laying around?  Then get organized and join us for our Scrapbooking Club each month.  You will learn new techniques and be able to share ideas and materials with other people.  Please bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade with others.

Oct
5
Mon
No Bake Halloween Treats
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
No Bake Halloween Treats

Do you want to be a big hit at the Halloween party this year but don’t have a lot of time?  Welcome to the world of no bake desserts!  In this program you will learn how to make several fun and easy treats all without the use of a stove.  Come hungry.  Limit 25.  Adult & Teen Program.

Oct
9
Fri
Friday Family Flicks
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join each month us for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Cinderella (PG):

When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella’s fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger.

Starring Lily James and Cate Blanchett, this film has a running time of 105 minutes.

Refreshments will also be available.

Oct
26
Mon
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Oct 26 all-day
Pumpkin Carving Contest

Help us get in the fall spirt by decorating a pumpkin with your favorite book character!  Families may enter our contest by dropping off decorated pumpkins at the Info Desk between 9:00 AM on Monday, October 26 and 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 29.  Judging will take place during our Halloween Storytime and prizes will be awarded afterwards.

Oct
27
Tue
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Oct 27 all-day
Pumpkin Carving Contest

Help us get in the fall spirt by decorating a pumpkin with your favorite book character!  Families may enter our contest by dropping off decorated pumpkins at the Info Desk between 9:00 AM on Monday, October 26 and 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 29.  Judging will take place during our Halloween Storytime and prizes will be awarded afterwards.

Oct
28
Wed
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Oct 28 all-day
Pumpkin Carving Contest

Help us get in the fall spirt by decorating a pumpkin with your favorite book character!  Families may enter our contest by dropping off decorated pumpkins at the Info Desk between 9:00 AM on Monday, October 26 and 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 29.  Judging will take place during our Halloween Storytime and prizes will be awarded afterwards.

Scrapbooking Club
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scrapbooking Club

Do you have a bunch of unorganized pictures laying around?  Then get organized and join us for our Scrapbooking Club each month.  You will learn new techniques and be able to share ideas and materials with other people.  Please bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade with others.

Oct
29
Thu
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Oct 29 all-day
Pumpkin Carving Contest

Help us get in the fall spirt by decorating a pumpkin with your favorite book character!  Families may enter our contest by dropping off decorated pumpkins at the Info Desk between 9:00 AM on Monday, October 26 and 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 29.  Judging will take place during our Halloween Storytime and prizes will be awarded afterwards.