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CELEBRATE JANUARY WITH SOME GREAT READS!

empress of the world
pointe
american born chinese
jessica-s- guide to dating on the dark side
a northern light
the rag and bone shop
monster
code name-verity
staying fat for sarah byrnes
eleanor and park
Nimona
glory o-brien-s history of the future
the family romanov
shiver
weetzie bat
feed
unwind
i capture the castle
miss pereguine's home for peculiar children
forgive me, leonard peacock
a great and terrible beauty
stargirl
howl-s-moving castle
paper towns
the perks of being a wallflower
13 reasons why

We have put together a list of titles we think you will enjoy. Click to reserve your copy, or find a print version of the list in the Young Adult section of the library and get the book in the stacks.

GIRLS WHO CODE

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Girls in grades 6-12 use computer science to impact their community and join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. The program is designed for students with a wide range of computer science experience. Read more. Register NOW.

Tuesdays, January 24 through April 25.

4:30 p.m. to 6: 30 p.m.

Instructor: Julie Lobur

ADULT/TEEN WRITING CLASS

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Write, read, critique. Write 1000 words per week, read aloud in class, and receive oral critique. Each class builds on the other as you continue to write. By the end of the five weeks, you should have a 4,000-5,000 word critiqued short story or novel beginning. Ages 13 and older are welcome.

Mondays, March 13 through April 10

5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Instructor: Catherine Jordan

MAKE IT FRIDAY

KEEPCALMThis a chance for young adults in grade 6 and up to hang out and build it, make it, program it! We give you a challenge. How you meet it is up to you! Join in the fun. Questions? Call 533-6555 ext. 3708.

 

Friday, January 20

2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Instructor: Rita Hunt-Smith

COMING IN MAY, 2017

audiofile_syncDiscover great teen audiobooks! From May to August, SYNC offers weekly FREE audiobook downloads of a Teen title paired with a Classic / Required Reading title.

Until May, click to sample free downloads and read reviews and recommendation.

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