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November 2010 Events for Teens!

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Join us for some great fall events!

  • Fri., November 5 – Student Smart: PRACTICE SAT Follow-Up Session!
    4– 5 p.m.
    For those who took the Practice SAT Exam at our library on 10/30, pick up your scores, tips to improve & a free study guide! 
  • Tue., November 16 – Student Smart: FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP! 
    6 – 7:30 p.m.
    Learn how to pay for college!  Spaces are limited; sign-up at Info Desk!
  • Thu., November 18 – TEEN COUNCIL MEETING & ELECTIONS!
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Vote for Teen Council President & Vice-President! Help decide what CDs, DVDs, and books get added to the Teen Collection!
  • Wed., November 24 – HOLIDAY ORIGAMI FOR TEENS!
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Teens, get ready for the holidays with holiday origami!  All materials will be provided and refreshments will be served!
  • Thu., November 25 & Fri., November 26 – LIBRARY CLOSED FOR THANKS GIVING!

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 and ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief screening!

Thanks to all of you who came to our “Lightning Thief” screening on Thursday, July 8th, from 6-8 p.m.! Many thanks, also, to Fox Home Entertainment, Disney Hyperion Publishing, and the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library for sponsoring the event!

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July 2010 Events for Teens!

Reduce, Recycle, & READ

Join our Teen Summer Reading Club:

REDUCE, RECYCLE & READ!

  • Thu., July 1 – REDUCE, RECYCLE & READ KICK-OFF PARTY & RECYCLED BAG CRAFT!
    4 – 5:30 p.m.
    Join the Teen Summer Reading Club and earn prizes for reading during the summer!  Create a beautiful bracelet, coin purse, wallet, or belt buckle using recycled potato chip bags! Sponsored by the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library.
  • Thu., July 8 – FREE “LIGHTNING THIEF” SCREENING!
    4-6 p.m.
    Join us for a free screening of the “Lightning Thief,” refreshments and Percy Jackson giveaways ! Sponsored by Fox Entertainment, Disney Hyperion Publishing and the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library.
  • Thu., July 15 – TEEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!
    4 – 5 p.m.
    Need community service hours? Learn how to earn them at our Teen Volunteer Orientation! Must be 13 years old and up to attend.
  • Thu., July 29 – TEEN COUNCIL MEETING!
    4-5 p.m.
    Help plan future teen library events and decide on materials to add to the library’s Teen Area!

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 and ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!

Save the Library Posters!

Many thanks to Judd and Cameron for making these wonderful posters for the Save the Library rally on May 7th, 2010 at Sunset and Highland!

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Coffee & Couplets!

Many thanks to all who participated in our Coffee & Couplets event  for National Poetry Month!

Special thanks to the Encino Starbucks and the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library for providing our “coffee house” (a.k.a. Community Room) with coffee and snacks!

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MAKE SOME NOISE!

Many thanks to our special guest drumming teacher, Rev. Tom, and to all who came and learned Japanese drumming and celebrated the end of the Teen L.A. Summer Reading Club!

September 2009 Events for Teens!

The library can help you with all of your back-to-school needs!

The library can help you with all of your back-to-school needs!

  • Thu., September 3, – TEEN SUMMER READING CLUB GRAND FINALE & TAIKO PERFORMANCE!
    4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
    Celebrate the end of the Teen L.A. Summer Reading Club with Rev. Tom Kurai & learn about Japanese culture!  See what teen summer reading prizes you have won! Snacks will be provided!  This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library!
  • Thu., September 17 – TEEN COUNCIL MEETING!
    4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
    Make your voice heard!  We’ll discuss upcoming teen events and items to add to the teen collection!
  • Thu.,  September 24 – TEEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION!
    4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
    Help out at your library! Earn community service hours! MUST BE 13 YEARS OLD AT TIME OF ORIENTATION TO ATTEND.

For more information on any of these events, call 818-343-1983 and ask for Candice, the Teen Services Librarian!