Teens @ the Happy Valley Library

Looking for something good to read? The Library offers a Young Teen Collection, upstairs in the Children’s Room, and the Teen Space. The Library also offers downloadable e-books and audiobooks for free through lincc.org.

Teen Programs

Lock In
Thursday, June 28, 7:30-10pm

School’s out! Hang out and celebrate in the library with fun, food, games, and (if you’re brave) a lip-sync battle. Check-in from 7:30-8; the Library will be closed and doors locked at 8pm.

Video Game Tourney
Thursday, July 5, 4-5:30pm

Do you have what it takes to be awesome? Test your skills in Super Smash Bros Brawl on the Wii. Presented by the Teen Advisory Board.

Rock Art
Tuesday, July 10, 4-5:30pm

Transform ordinary rocks into incredible works of art using paint or markers and plenty of awesome tidbits.

Exploring Ancient Engineering
Thursday, July 12, 4-5:30pm

Find out how high tech the past was with interactive challenges from the University of Oregon’s Museum of Natural and Cultural History.

En Taiko Drumming
Tuesday, July 17, 4-5:30pm

Experience taiko drumming with a performance and then a chance to try it out yourself.

Food Science
Thursday, July 19, 4-5:30pm

From a banana piano to a marshmallow catapult, we’ll be playing with our food…scientifically.

Sushi Fest
Tuesday, July 24, 4-5:30pm

It’s all things sushi – minus the fish! Craft candy sushi, take a sushi quiz and create felt sushi with artist LeBrie Rich.

Comic Book Workshop
Thursday, July 26, 4-5:30pm

Comic book enthusiast (and librarian) Brad Clark shares all things comic books, from drawing to trivia.

Half Blood Camp
Thursday, August 2, 7:30-10pm

The ultimate demi-god camp experience…at your library.  Check-in from 7:30-8; the Library will be closed and doors locked at 8 pm. Presented by the Teen Advisory Board.