Teen Programs

2015 Spring Teen Flyer   PDF File


Teen Tech Space

Minecraft, Wii, games, computers, crafts.  Hang out.  Bring a friend!
         Lexington Park       Wednesdays            4-6 pm


Math Circle

The Southern Maryland Math Circle provides fun, fascinating math activities for middle & high school students (and their families) and will inspire a love of mathematical exploration to everyone who comes.  Snacks provided.  Presented by St. Mary’s College faculty.  Meets monthly.
          Lexington Park          Sat, Jan. 17, 10 am – 12 noon
                                                Sat, Feb. 21, 10 am – 12 noon
                                                Sat, Mar. 14, 10 am – 12 noon
                                                Sat, Apr. 25, 10 am – 12 noon       


Teen Art Contest

Entries due: Feb. 28. Drop off entries at any branch during the month of February. Entries must be: flat, no larger than 8½ x11, and original. Can be pencil, pen, charcoal, pastel, water color, oil, photography, computer-generated, collage, or mixed media.  Three dimensional artwork cannot be accepted.

Prizes: Art Supplies
     Library Choice Winner
     Viewer’s Choice Winner 

Entries displayed at the Lexington Park Library Art Gallery March 1—March 31.

Showcase: Announcement of Winners
         Wed, April 1, 4:30-6 pm at the Lexington Park Library Art Gallery.


Downton Abbey Tea

Enjoy tea and snacks while discussing the latest season of Downton Abbey. Dress in your best Downton Abbey-esque attire and get ready for an evening of talk, tea and trivia. For Teens & Adults.

Lexington Park             Wed. Mar. 11            6 – 7:30 pm


Teen Poetry Contest

Entries due: April 30.  Drop off entries at any branch or email to stmateens@stmalib.org. Entries may be any kind of poetry: haiku, narrative, limerick, free verse, acrostic, ode, rhyming or not, even song or rap lyrics. Prizes: Magnetic Poetry Kit & Poetry Journal.  Winners announced May 8.


Congratulations to our Summer Writing Contest Winners:

Winner:  Hannah Sien, “Little Spark”
Runner-up:  Constance Tazem, “Voiceless”


Congratulations to our Coverflip Teen Art Contest Winners

Library Choice:    Alana White Library Choice  PDF File

Viewer’s Choice:   Mary Kessler  Viewer’s Choice  PDF File


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.