Teen Tech Space
Open computer lab use for Teens and Tweens ages 11 – 18. Minecraft, Wii, games, computers, crafts. Hang out. Bring a friend!
Lexington Park Wednesdays, Sept. 2 – Dec. 2 3 – 5 p.m.
Share strategies with other Minecrafters, explore new terrain, gather raw materials and create amazing structures! Ages 6 – 14
Leonardtown – Drop in! No registration. Half-hour time slots.
Fridays, Sept. 4, Oct. 9, Nov. 6 and Dec. 4 2 – 4 p.m.
Lexington Park – Registration required – opens 2 weeks before each program.
Wednesday, Sept. 23, Tuesday, Oct. 13 and Monday, Nov. 23
Southern Maryland Math Circle
The Southern Maryland Math Circle provides fun, fascinating math activities for middle and high school student (and their families)! Run by the faculty from St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Snacks provided.
Lexington Park Saturdays, Sept. 12, Oct. 17, Nov. 14 and Dec. 12 10 a.m. – 12 noon
Meet a True Hero!
Meet a true hero and his service dog, Tuesday! Luis Carlos Montalván, New York Times bestselling author and his tail-wagging best friend and service do Tuesday will present their children’s book “Tuesday Tucks Me In” for all ages.
Lexington Park Sunday, Sept. 13 2 – 4 p.m.
Captain Montalván and Tuesday will host a second program for teens and adults about his book “Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him.” Ages 13+
Lexington Park Monday, Sept. 14 6 p.m.
Beat the Back to School Blues: Teen Game Night
Minute to Win It games, tabletop games, heads up on the iPad and more! Pizza and drinks provided.
Leonardtown Tuesday, Sept. 15 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Paying for College
FAFSA? MDCAPS? Loans, grants, scholarships and ‘expected family contributions’? Paying for college can be complicated, but the Maryland Higher Education Commission can help! Learn about sources of financial aid, how to find them,and how and when to apply.
Leonardtown Saturday, Oct. 24 10 a.m.
Mockingjay Part 2 Release Party!
Be the Mockingjay and lead the rebels to victory over President Snow ans the Capitol! Go on a mission to rescue Peeta, design your strategy for defeating Snow, take the trivia challenge and more! All ages.
Lexington Park Thursday, Nov. 9 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Get your goggles and top hats, it’s time for a marvelously phantasmagorical steampunk adventure! Create a steampunk craft that is sure to astound your friends – bonus points for coming in costume! Pizza and drinks provided.
Leonardtown Monday, Nov. 30 5 – 7 p.m.
Please note that library staff may be taking photos of any or all events to use for future library publications. Program participants’ photos may be used without notification or compensation. If you do not feel comfortable having your photo taken, please inform library staff when you arrive to a program.