Special Events

Magic Tree House Event - The Knight at Dawn

Travel through time with Jack and Annie as we talk about the books and do fun activities. This month’s activities will be based around the book The Knight at Dawn. Join Jack and Annie as they travel to the Middle Ages. Feel free to read the book beforehand, but it is not necessary. For grades K-5.
Registration is required and begins March 12.

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Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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Youth Poetry Contest

UAPL’s Teen Advisory Board is hosting a poetry contest! To participate, write your own poem and submit a copy to any of the UAPL’s Youth Departments between March 30 –April 3rd. Poems are open to creativity but are limited to 500 words.
One poem from each age group (gr. K-4; 5-8 and 9-12) will be chosen anonymously by the Teen Advisory Board, and each winner will receive a $10.00 gift certificate and will be featured on our website. Please include your name, grade, phone number and email address on your poem when entering.

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Monday, March 30, 2015 (All day)

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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: Mar. 4: QR Code Scavenger Hunt; Mar. 18: Insurgent Program; Apr. 1: Book Art & Blackout Poetry; Apr. 15: Earth Day Activities; Apr. 29: Mother’s Day Crafts; May 13: Duct Tape Crafts; May 27: T-shirt decorating (Bring a plain white or colored t-shirt). Snacks and refreshments will be provided at select programs.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

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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: Mar. 4: QR Code Scavenger Hunt; Mar. 18: Insurgent Program; Apr. 1: Book Art & Blackout Poetry; Apr. 15: Earth Day Activities; Apr. 29: Mother’s Day Crafts; May 13: Duct Tape Crafts; May 27: T-shirt decorating (Bring a plain white or colored t-shirt). Snacks and refreshments will be provided at select programs.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

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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: Mar. 4: QR Code Scavenger Hunt; Mar. 18: Insurgent Program; Apr. 1: Book Art & Blackout Poetry; Apr. 15: Earth Day Activities; Apr. 29: Mother’s Day Crafts; May 13: Duct Tape Crafts; May 27: T-shirt decorating (Bring a plain white or colored t-shirt). Snacks and refreshments will be provided at select programs.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

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Graphic Novel Career - John Novak, Graphic Novel Colorist

Learn about the art of color in comic books and graphic novels with John Novak, colorist for Giants Beware! and the Tricky Journey series. He’ll discuss the making of graphic novels, the technique of coloring for graphic novels and demonstrate how to color pages on a computer. Participants can try their hand at coloring digitally. Registration is required.

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Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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