Teen Programs

Teen Programs

Teen Tech Space

Open computer lab use for Teens and Tweens ages 11 – 18. Play Minecraft, Wii, games, computers, and make crafts.  Hang out and bring your friends!

Lexington Park           1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month                4 – 6 p.m.

Conflict Resolution for Teens

Exploring different conflict styles, understanding and managing anger, listening and speaking skills, and how to create “win-win” situations. Recommended for youth in 6th through 12th grades. Refreshments provided. Please register.

Lexington Park          2nd and 4th Tuesdays of every month             4 – 6 p.m.
January 24                     Register
February 14                   Register
February 28                  Register

Southern Maryland Math Circle

The Southern Maryland Math Circle provides fun, fascinating math activities to middle- and high-school students (and their families!) Run by the faculty at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, this monthly gathering is sure to inspire a love of mathematical exploration to everyone who comes. Snacks will be provided.

Lexington Park, 2nd Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8, May 13

Pokémon Trainers Club

Do you have what it takes to be the very best? Bring your games and/or your cards and prepare to battle against other Pokémon trainers! You can also make some Pokémon buttons to take home, take turns playing a retro Pokémon game, and maybe make some friends (or rivals….) along the way. All ages.

Leonardtown, 5 – 6 p.m.
January 31, February 14, March 14, April 11, May 15

Teen Poetry League

The Teen Poetry League is an opportunity for beginner and advanced poets to engage in constructive criticism and support fellow writers in their craft. We will be reading each other’s poetry with the goal of improving it for publication and/or public performance–while also gaining exposure to workshop skills encountered in college environments.  Please bring a copy of your poetry to share.  Registration required. Ages 14-19.  Presented by Jackie Airhart, winner of the Malcolm Braly award for Poetry in 2015.

Leonardtown                  Saturday, February 11, 3 – 4:30 p.m.                     Register

Homeschool Science Fair

The 16th annual Southern Maryland Homeschool Science Fair will take place on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at the Leonardtown Library. See the Information Letter and fill out the registration form.

 

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.