September's crafternoon is Tasty Terrariums. Take some time to relax from the craziness of the new school year and stop by to make your very own edible terrarium. We will be making terrariums out of chocolate rocks, chocolate cupcakes, and colored candy melts which you can take home. Space is limited so register early.
Congratulations to our summer reading raffle winners - Michaela Hughes - Amazon gift card, Jillian Zitofsky - Dunkin Donuts, Shane Bean - Barnes and Noble, Hachilah Felton - Panera Bread, and Jonathan Halla - Kiwispoon! We had a great summer reading party where we played a ton of fun games. Check out the Upcoming Events page for more fun activities.
Join us as we celebrate the end of summer, and summer reading, with games galore. We will be pulling the winners for the summer reading raffles, as well as playing Giant Jenga, Kerplunk, Human Hungry Hippos, plus a bunch of minute to win it games including Cookie Face, Junk in the Trunk, and Scoop It Up. Win prizes and have a ton of fun. Registration is not required.
TEEN CRAFTERNOON - CONSTELLATION JEWELRY AND KEYCHAINS – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2ND AT 3:00 P.M. Come by and make your own constellation necklace or keychain. We will be making the necklaces out of wire, chains, glue, and crystals. The keychains will be made using leather and leather punches. No experience is needed. Space is limited so register early.
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TEEN CRAFTERNOON – CONSTELLATION CANVASES – WEDNESDAY, JULY 26TH AT 3:00 P.M. We will be making constellation canvases using canvas boards, paint, sharpies, and string lights. Bring home your very own canvas to light up your room at night. Space is limited so register early.
Join the teen librarian, Nicole Kent, and become a member of the Teen Advisory Group (T.A.G.). Share your ideas about activities, materials, and improvements to help make the Southington Public Library teen space an even better place for you and your friends.
T.A.G. is a fun way to meet school community service requirements, if applicable. It also looks good on resumes and college applications.
Interested teens are invited to attend the T.A.G. meeting at 4:00 p.m. in the Southington Library meeting room. Registration is not required.
From June 20th to August 16th, for each book, audiobook, comic book, and/or graphic novel you read, fill out an entry form to receive a raffle ticket and enter to win a gift card for Amazon, Kiwi Spoon, Panera Bread, Dunkin Donuts, and more. Winners will be chosen at the summer reading party on August 16th. Don’t forget to sign up for our Stellar Crafternoons – Constellation Canvases and Constellation Jewelry and Keychains. Check the Upcoming Events tab for more details. Summer reading entry forms are available in the Summer Reading tab or at the Reference desk. Raffle tickets can be obtained at the Reference Desk.
Just a reminder, there is no anime today. See you next week!
The Southington High School Summer Reading lists have been posted. Click here to view them. Then click here to view what we currently have available. We have more stock on the way, so if you don't see what you need or we are out, log into your account to put a copy on hold or call us at 860.628.0947 x 5.
Stop by Thursday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. for our anime club and satisfy your anime cravings. Registration is not required.
Wednesday May 31st - 3:30 p.m. - Teen Movie Matinee - Rogue One
Stop by and watch Rogue One. It takes place in a time of conflict, in which a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the STAR WARS timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.
Runtime is approximately 133 minutes. Rated PG-13. Registration is not required. Snacks will be provided.
Starting April 6th, (almost) every Thursday we will be meeting to watch new episodes of the best anime out there. So come to the meeting room downstairs at 3:30 p.m. and show your otaku pride! Registration is not required.
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