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Fun Programs for Teens

Whether you like movies, books, cooking, games or just having a blast, the Teen Room is the place to be

Monday

Teen Room

Teen Advisory Board

February 3rd at 3:30pm

March 2nd at 4:30pm

Have an idea for a program? Want to see a particular book or movie in the library? Want to see the latest video games and systems in the Teen Room? Make your voice heard and come to the Teen Advisory Board where real change happens!

Code Heros

There are five 90 minute sessions and you are required to attend all sessions.  The sessions are 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/24 and 3/2 at 4:00 PM.  There is no session on 2/17.

Learning to code is about much more than simply creating games. code can be used to educate our peers and change the world.

This program focuses on creating amazing experiences with code to educate our community on the effects of cyber-bullying. Students will address the impacts of cyber bullying and design a “choose your own” adventure game that presents a variety of scenarios, create custom graphics, and code their games using Scratch!
The Budarz Theater

OHS Equity Book Club Book Discussion

February 3rd at 5:00pm

We will be discussing the novel, So You Want To Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo.

Teen Room

DIY Valentine's Day Skin Care Products

February 10th at 4:00pm

Come to the Teen Room to make some of the freshest scents and soothing skin cream. Perfect for a Valentine’s Day gift for a loved one or a little something special for #1 (you!)
Conference Room

Note Taking and Study Skills

February 10th at 7:30pm

Students and parents are welcome to attend this essential seminar about the importance of not only taking notes, but taking notes efficiently.

Click here to register

Tuesday

Teen Room

Chess

January 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th, February 4th, 11th, 18th, 25, March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st at 4:00pm

Learn to play or perfect your moves! Whether you are a beginner or a master, join us and our awesome instructors.

All ages welcome!

Teen Room

Chapter Chat Book Club

February 11th at 4:00pm

This month we are reading A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi.

Teen Room

St. Patrick's Day Cookie Creations

March 17th at 3:30pm

Aye! Top of the mornin’ to ya! What better way to celebrate ole St. Paddy than to make delicious clover cookies. Aye, legend says the more ya make, the better luck ya will have.

Wednesday

The Budarz Theater

Gaming Afternoons

January 8th and 15th, February 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th, March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th at 3:30pm

Each week we will be playing different games on different platforms! Whether we’re using the Wii, our new Nintendo Switch, or playing Magic the Gathering, there will always be a dope game happening during our Drop In Gaming.

Teen Room

Drop-In Puzzle Day Celebration

January 29th at 3:00pm

It’s puzzle day! The only way to celebrate is to do puzzles! Let’s put it all together!

Thursday

Teen Room
magic the gathering card game

Magic the Gathering Card Game Tournament

January 23rd, 30th, February 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, March 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th at 3:30pm

Compete in a Magic the Gathering tournament!

Teen Room

Valentine's Day Party

February 13th at 5:30pm

Spread the love and sweets with our annual Valentine’s Day Party!

Teen Room

Indian Cooking with Neera

January 30th at 6:30pm

February 20th, March 19th at 5:30pm

Learn how to cook delicious Indian from a seasoned cooking vet!

Friday

Cafe Area

Bingo

February 7th at 7:00pm

Join us for a competitively fun night of BINGO!

Online Registration required. Register here.
The Budarz Theater

Laser Tag

March 6th at 6:00pm

 

The fate of humanity is at stake. The world has succumb to war, and you are called to battle for yourselves, your lives, and the world as we know it. You will participate in the Laser Tag battle to end all Laser Tag battles. Stories will be passed on about your bravery, songs will be written about your courage, and statues will be erected in your honor.
Online registration required. Register here.

 

Teen Room

Anime Club

January 17th and March 20th at 4:00pm
Our Anime Club delivers you the very best of the Manga and Anime worlds. JOIN NOW!
Budarz Theater

Friday Night Flix - Jojo Rabbit

February 28th at 7:00pm

Jojo is a lonely German boy who discovers that his single mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his imaginary friend — Adolf Hitler — Jojo must confront his blind nationalism as World War II continues to rage on.

Rated PG-13.

Doors open at 6:45pm.

Popcorn and drinks will be provided.

Saturday

Teen Room
VolunTeen Orientation

VolunTeen Orientation

February 22nd, March 21st at 11:00am

Complete this orientation to begin volunteering  with us to satisfy your community service needs.

Students must submit the online OPL Teen Volunteer Application AND sign up for orientation before attending the orientation.

Teen Room

National Popcorn Day Taste Testing Event

February 1st at 3:00pm

Celebrate National Popcorn Day with a delicious taste-off with lots of different flavors to try out!
Budarz Theater

Community Drumming Circle

February 8th at 1:00pm

Join us as we learn the art of drumming and the magical effect music has on our souls!

Conference Room

Leap Day Fun

February 29th at 3:00pm

Celebrate all the fun of the Leap Year with our out of this world, crazy, amazing, Leap Year program!