Monday, October 13, 2014

Inspired by a book you read? Make art!



Express your love for your favorite book through art! Bring us your drawings, paintings, photography, manga, etc. All art inspired by a book is eligible. Drop off your art at the reference desk October 12th-31st. All art will be displayed in the library November 10th-22nd. The winner will receive a $20 Barnes and Noble Gift card.  

All teens ages 12-19 that enter will have the opportunity to enter their art in the national "It Came From a Book" contest presented by the Library as Incubator Project. For more information on the local contest contact Emily Campbell at ecampbell@pljcs.org or (919) 934-8146 ext. 3.  For more information on the national contest visit the Library As Incubator Project site.




Monday, May 12, 2014

Young Adult Summer Reading 2014

YA Summer Reading

Recommended for ages 12-21.

Volunteer

We need your help shelving, shelf reading, and setting up events! Stop by the reference desk to pick up an application or email Emily Campbell at ecampbell@pljcs.org. All applications are due by May 31st.

Read

Play Reading Bingo, join our Young Adult Reading Group, fill out a survey to get personalized recommendations, and come chat with us about your favorite books. We don’t bite.

Come into the library to pick up a Reading Bingo card or get more information about Young Adult Reading group.

Hang Out

Make a Movie

- June 17, 3:30 p.m.

Favorite Quotes Bookmarks

- July 1, 3:30 p.m.

Duck Tape Crafts

- July 15, 3:30 p.m.

Learn to Knit

- August 5, 3:30 p.m.

Locker Disco Ball

- August 19, 3:30 p.m.
*Please sign up in advance by stopping by the reference desk or contacting Emily Campbell at (919) 934-8146 ext. 3 or ecampbell@pljcs.org.

Special Events

Sci-Fi Night

- June 26, 6:00 p.m.

Offbeat Poetry Night

- July 24, 6:00

End of the Summer Games Night

-August 21, 6:00 p.m