Teen Programs

Thursday, June 08, 2017
2:30 PM

Combine your LEGO engineering and coding skills to create all kinds of robots: an alligator that chomps minifigures, a leg that kicks ping pong balls across a room, or a helicopter with two spinning propellers, to name just a few of the endless possibilities.

Registration for Geneva Public Library District cardholders begins on the 15th of the previous month.

Friday, June 09, 2017
6:30 PM

Explore technology with us afterhours at the Library! We'll serve snacks. View videos made by teens on our YouTube page (linked from www.gpld.org).

Geneva Public Library is home to robots of all shapes and sizes. Come try out our Sphero, Dash, LEGO WeDo, and more.

Registration for Geneva Public Library District cardholders begins on the 15th of the previous month. Non-cardholders may register beginning one week later if space is available.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
7:00 PM

With graduation behind us it’s time to look to the future. Georgia Koch from CareerVision will guide you through the steps you need for successful college major selection and career planning. Open to teens and parents.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
4:00 PM

Create your best "messterpiece" with our supplies! Don't be afraid to make mistakes and try new things - in fact, we encourage it. Finished art will go on display in the library! Resgistration required. Open to grades 9-12.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
2:30 PM

Build and break blocks on the Library's very own Minecraft server. Participate in free play or join in building and survival challenges. All experience levels are welcome.

Registration for Geneva Public Library District cardholders begins on the 15th of the previous month. Non-cardholders may register beginning one week later if space is available.

Thursday, July 06, 2017
4:00 PM

Welcome to the GPLD Teen Advisory Board! We meet on the first Thursday of the month to discuss program ideas, volunteer opportunities, enjoy snacks and get involved. Bring your friends!

Saturday, July 08, 2017
2:00 PM

Summer days mean fun, relaxation…and a mystery to solve! Stretch your brains and solve the puzzle while enjoying tropical drinks and a beach party atmosphere. Wear your best hula gear! Registration required. Open to grades 9-12

Monday, July 10, 2017
2:00 PM

Soldering (SAH-der-ing) is the process of joining two objects together using melted metal. It’s one of the most basic skills you need to make your own electronics and robotics. We’ll practice on scrap metal, then work on a simple electronics project to hone our soldering skills.

Registration for Geneva Public Library District cardholders begins on the 15th of the previous month. Non-cardholders may register beginning one week later if space is available.

Thursday, July 13, 2017
2:00 PM

Get your CPR certification with the Red Cross! Space is limited, so register early. Open to grades 9-12.

Monday, July 17, 2017
2:30 PM

Combine your LEGO engineering and coding skills to create all kinds of robots: an alligator that chomps minifigures, a leg that kicks ping pong balls across a room, or a helicopter with two spinning propellers, to name just a few of the endless possibilities.

Registration for Geneva Public Library District cardholders begins on the 15th of the previous month. Non-cardholders may register beginning one week later if space is available.

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