Monday, October 13, 2014
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 934-8146 ext. 3. For more information on the national contest visit the Library As Incubator Project site.
Monday, August 11, 2014
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield is participating with libraries nationwide to host a teen lock in as part of National Library Lock In night throughout the night on Friday, August 1st. Patrons between the ages of 12 and 18 are invited to spend the night in the library and play games, chat with authors online, enter contests, and hang out. Teens must register in advance as space is limited. Teens and parents must fill out a permission slip. Permission slips may be picked up at the library reference desk. Permission slips must be turned in by July 28th. For more information contact Emily Campbell at 919-934-8146 ext. 3 or email@example.com.