Teens

Encrypted Communication

Have you ever texted a critical password to a family member and then wondered how secure texts really are? How private are your communications, and might you be revealing more than you intend to on social media platforms or other services? Learn about who might be able to eavesdrop, and what you can do to communicate privately with friends and family.

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Monday, May 1, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Teen Takeover!

On select Mondays-Wednesdays the meeting room will be open to all 6th-12th graders. Study tables, video games, board games, and other activities will be set out from 3-5:30pm. No registration required, bring a friend and meet some new ones at Teen Takeover!

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

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Teen Takeover!

On select Mondays-Wednesdays the meeting room will be open to all 6th-12th graders. Study tables, video games, board games, and other activities will be set out from 3-5:30pm. No registration required, bring a friend and meet some new ones at Teen Takeover!

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

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Keep Your Accounts Secure

In this two-part program, we will first learn about the most common types of hacks – phishing and weak or reused passwords – and then learn how to avoid them. Next, we will create better passwords: we’ll discuss strategies for making strong passwords and highlight a few tools and tips for remembering them.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Private Eyes

In this two-part program, we will first learn more about safely using public wifi, including secure vs. unsecure connections, HTTPS, and VPNs. Next learn how to say no to ad-trackers: Take control of your web browsing with tools to manage invasive advertising and tracking.

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Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Teen Takeover!

On select Mondays-Wednesdays the meeting room will be open to all 6th-12th graders. Study tables, video games, board games, and other activities will be set out from 3-5:30pm. No registration required, bring a friend and meet some new ones at Teen Takeover!

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Monday, May 8, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

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Teen Takeover!

On select Mondays-Wednesdays the meeting room will be open to all 6th-12th graders. Study tables, video games, board games, and other activities will be set out from 3-5:30pm. No registration required, bring a friend and meet some new ones at Teen Takeover!

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

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Teen Wednesdays

Calling all 6th-12th graders, join us at the Lane Road Library on select Wednesdays for our Teen Wednesday programs. The Spring line-up includes: March 8: Makey Makey Challenge; April 12: Minute to Win It Challenge; May 10: Mother’s Day Cards & Crafts

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

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Drop-in Mother's Day Craft

Visit our Youth Department any time today and make a special craft for Mom, Grandma or another special “Mom” in your life. Supplies provided while they last. One per child, please.

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Saturday, May 13, 2017 (All day)

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