Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Voting is open from August 15 through Teen Read Week, which is October 18-24, 2015! Top Ten titles will be announced on October 27, 2015.
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, Oct. 9, Nov. 6 and Dec. 4 2 – 4 p.m.
Lexington Park – Registration required – opens 2 weeks before each program.
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, Oct. 17, Nov. 14 and Dec. 12 10 a.m. – 12 noon
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.