Day Calendar List

August 2022

Friday, Aug. 19th

5:15pm - 7:00pm

Teen Advisory Board MeetingRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Make a difference at your library! Students in 6th - 12th grade can suggest materials to order, plan programs, and volunteer. Applications can be found online here: goo.gl/JTmF54

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Aug. 30th

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Intro To First Lego LeagueRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Teachers and student volunteers from C3 Robotics Team will teach the basics of how to build and code a FIRST LEGO League robot. For students in 6th - 8th grade. Registration required. Students are encouraged to attend both sessions on August 30 & Sept. 13.

Tag(s): Teens

September 2022

Tuesday, Sep. 6th

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dungeons And DragonsRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome! Bring a character or use one of our premade characters. We will meet monthly. 6th-12th grade. Registration required.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Sep. 13th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Anime ClubRegister

Location: West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Eat Japanese snacks, watch anime, and talk about your favorite comics and manga. For students in 6th grade and up. Some anime series we watch may be rated TV-14, but all episodes have been previewed by library staff. For more info. contact Jessica - young@johnstonlibrary.com

Tag(s): Teens

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Intro To First Lego LeagueRegister

Location: West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Teachers and student volunteers from C3 Robotics Team will teach the basics of how to build and code a FIRST LEGO League robot. For students in 6th - 8th grade. Registration required. Students are encouraged to attend both sessions on August 30 & Sept. 13.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Sep. 20th

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Make a difference at your library! Students in 6th - 12th grade can suggest materials to order, plan programs, and volunteer. Applications can be found online here: goo.gl/JTmF54

Tag(s): Teens

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Teen Board Game Club: Harry Potter Edition

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Calling all board game loving Muggles! Join a Hogwarts House and battle it out in a game of Wits and Wagers: Harry Potter Edition - the game where you don't need the answers to win! Just make your guess, place your bets, and see who comes out on top. Fabulous prizes for the winning house! Pizza and butterbeer will be served! Gr. 6 & up. Register beginning Sept. 1. Teen Board Game Club meets monthly. It's a great way to meet other gaming enthusiasts and discover new games.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Sep. 27th

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 6Th & 7Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (check our Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 6th & 7th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection.

Tag(s): Teens

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 8Th - 12Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (see Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 8th - 12th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection. Book Box Book Club 8th - 12th grade selections may contain controversial themes, mature content, and/or profanity. By registering, you are accepting that it is the responsibility of the teen and their parent/legal guardian to determine what is and is not appropriate reading material for a particular teen.

Tag(s): Teens

October 2022

Tuesday, Oct. 4th

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dungeons And DragonsRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome! Bring a character or use one of our premade characters. We will meet monthly. 6th-12th grade. Registration required.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Oct. 11th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Anime ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Eat Japanese snacks, watch anime, and talk about your favorite manga. Drawing supplies will be available and cosplay is encouraged. For students in 6th grade and up. Anime series we watch may be rated TV-Y - TV-14. All episodes have been previewed by library staff. For more info. contact Jessica - young@johnstonlibrary.com

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Oct. 18th

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Make a difference at your library! Students in 6th - 12th grade can suggest materials to order, plan programs, and volunteer. Applications can be found online here: goo.gl/JTmF54

Tag(s): Teens

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Teen Board Game ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Whether you're an expert player or new to the hobby, we'd love for you to join us! A local board game expert will teach the group how to play different games each month. Reservations appreciated. 6th - 12th grade.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Oct. 25th

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 6Th & 7Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (check our Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 6th & 7th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection.

Tag(s): Teens

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 8Th - 12Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (see Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 8th - 12th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection. Book Box Book Club 8th - 12th grade selections may contain controversial themes, mature content, and/or profanity. By registering, you are accepting that it is the responsibility of the teen and their parent/legal guardian to determine what is and is not appropriate reading material for a particular teen.

Tag(s): Teens

November 2022

Tuesday, Nov. 1st

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dungeons And DragonsRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome! Bring a character or use one of our premade characters. We will meet monthly. 6th-12th grade. Registration required.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Nov. 8th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Anime ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Eat Japanese snacks, watch anime, and talk about your favorite manga. Drawing supplies will be available and cosplay is encouraged. For students in 6th grade and up. Anime series we watch may be rated TV-Y - TV-14. All episodes have been previewed by library staff. For more info. contact Jessica - young@johnstonlibrary.com

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Nov. 15th

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Make a difference at your library! Students in 6th - 12th grade can suggest materials to order, plan programs, and volunteer. Applications can be found online here: goo.gl/JTmF54

Tag(s): Teens

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Teen Board Game ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Whether you're an expert player or new to the hobby, we'd love for you to join us! A local board game expert will teach the group how to play different games each month. Reservations appreciated. 6th - 12th grade.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Nov. 29th

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 6Th & 7Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (check our Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 6th & 7th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection.

Tag(s): Teens

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 8Th - 12Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (see Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 8th - 12th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection. Book Box Book Club 8th - 12th grade selections may contain controversial themes, mature content, and/or profanity. By registering, you are accepting that it is the responsibility of the teen and their parent/legal guardian to determine what is and is not appropriate reading material for a particular teen.

Tag(s): Teens

December 2022

Tuesday, Dec. 6th

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dungeons And DragonsRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome! Bring a character or use one of our premade characters. We will meet monthly. 6th-12th grade. Registration required.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Dec. 13th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Anime ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Eat Japanese snacks, watch anime, and talk about your favorite manga. Drawing supplies will be available and cosplay is encouraged. For students in 6th grade and up. Anime series we watch may be rated TV-Y - TV-14. All episodes have been previewed by library staff. For more info. contact Jessica - young@johnstonlibrary.com

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Dec. 20th

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Make a difference at your library! Students in 6th - 12th grade can suggest materials to order, plan programs, and volunteer. Applications can be found online here: goo.gl/JTmF54

Tag(s): Teens

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Teen Board Game ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Whether you're an expert player or new to the hobby, we'd love for you to join us! A local board game expert will teach the group how to play different games each month. Reservations appreciated. 6th - 12th grade.

Tag(s): Teens

January 2023

Tuesday, Jan. 3rd

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dungeons And DragonsRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome! Bring a character or use one of our premade characters. We will meet monthly. 6th-12th grade. Registration required.

Tag(s): Teens

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 6Th & 7Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about this month's book selection, eat snacks, and unbox our next JPL Book Box. Each box will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (check our Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 6th & 7th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection.

Tag(s): Teens

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 8Th - 12Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (see Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 8th - 12th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection. Book Box Book Club 8th - 12th grade selections may contain controversial themes, mature content, and/or profanity. By registering, you are accepting that it is the responsibility of the teen and their parent/legal guardian to determine what is and is not appropriate reading material for a particular teen.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Jan. 10th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Anime ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Eat Japanese snacks, watch anime, and talk about your favorite manga. Drawing supplies will be available and cosplay is encouraged. For students in 6th grade and up. Anime series we watch may be rated TV-Y - TV-14. All episodes have been previewed by library staff. For more info. contact Jessica - young@johnstonlibrary.com

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Jan. 17th

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Make a difference at your library! Students in 6th - 12th grade can suggest materials to order, plan programs, and volunteer. Applications can be found online here: goo.gl/JTmF54

Tag(s): Teens

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Teen Board Game ClubRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Whether you're an expert player or new to the hobby, we'd love for you to join us! A local board game expert will teach the group how to play different games each month. Reservations appreciated. 6th - 12th grade.

Tag(s): Teens

Tuesday, Jan. 24th

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 6Th & 7Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (check our Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 6th & 7th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection.

Tag(s): Teens

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Book Box Book Club Unboxing Party: 8Th - 12Th Grade

Location: Archive Room

Book Box Book Club members will meet to talk about the best books we read this summer, eat snacks, and unbox our first JPL Book Box Book Club selection of the year! Each book club member will receive a box that will contain this month's book club selection and a bunch of bookish surprises that book club members get to keep. What book will we be reading? What will the bookish surprises be? You'll have to join the Book Box Book Club to find out! We'll meet again next month (see Events Calendar for specific date) to talk about the book and open our new box. For kids in 8th - 12th grade. *Registration required. By registering for Book Box Book Club, you are agreeing to attend next month's meeting or submit a book review of this month's selection. Book Box Book Club 8th - 12th grade selections may contain controversial themes, mature content, and/or profanity. By registering, you are accepting that it is the responsibility of the teen and their parent/legal guardian to determine what is and is not appropriate reading material for a particular teen.

Tag(s): Teens

February 2023

Tuesday, Feb. 7th

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Dungeons And DragonsRegister

Location: East Meeting Room (1/2 of Large),West Meeting Room (1/2 of Large)

Beginners and experienced adventurers welcome! Bring a character or use one of our premade characters. We will meet monthly. 6th-12th grade. Registration required.

Tag(s): Teens