Summer Events for Teens
Button Art - Take & Make for Teens
Monday, June 7th @ 2:30 p.m.
Join us for a unique take on animals featuring buttons as an artistic medium. Frames are not included, and you will need to supply your own craft glue or hot glue. Supply packets will be available at the reference desk beginning on Monday, June 7th on a first come, first served basis while supplies last. Our demonstration video debut the same day at 2:30 on Facebook.
Tik Tok and Beat Making Apps - Virtual Event
Monday, June 14th @ 2:30 p.m.
Do you like the apps TikTok, Instagram, Twitch and YouTube? Do you like Music Apps? Do you want to open up your creativity and dance to your own original beats? Come to the libraries’ Zoom meeting and check out TikTok, Youtube and Recording Your Own Beats: The Music Technology Show for kids. This exciting and hilarious show demonstrates innovative music technology that you can use at the library, at school or that you can show off with friends. Your family will be dancing the entire show! By the end of the program, you will learn how to create original beats and songs that can be shared online! You can sign up for this program on Eventbrite.com beginning on June 4th. We will meet virtually via Zoom at 2:30 on Monday, June 14!
The Weatherford Parker County Animal Shelter - Virtual Tour
Monday, June 21st @ 2:30 p.m.
Our summer theme of “Tails and Tales” is the perfect opportunity to find out more about animal rescue! Take a virtual tour of the Weatherford Parker County Animal Shelter and learn about volunteer opportunities and future careers for teens who love to help the animals. This special video will debut on our Facebook page at 2:30 on Monday, June 21st.
Author Laurie Chance Smith - Live Presentation
Monday, June 28th @ 2:30 p.m.
Laurie Chance Smith is a nationally and internationally published writer. Her books include Snapshots: Focus on Nature in the Bible, Around Veal's Station: An Illustrated History of Parker County's Oldest Town, and Curse Chasers: A Dendera of Egypt Novel. She will be sharing an interactive program on her book Curse Chasers as well as her writing process with us on Monday, June 28th at 2:30 p.m. The program is free to attend. Ms. Chance will be selling and signing copies of Curse Chasers for $19.99 with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the library. This program is intended for ages 12-18 and seating is limited. You can make a reservation on Eventbrite.com beginning on Friday, June 18th, 2021.
Wildlife on the Move - Live Presentation
Monday, July 12th @ 2:30 p.m.
How perfect is this show for our “Tails and Tales” summer theme? Eric returns to Weatherford Public Library with “The Unhuggables!” This program is intended for ages 12-18 and seating is limited. You can make a reservation on Eventbrite.com beginning on Friday, July 2nd.
Monday, July 19th @ 2:30 p.m.
It will be “Snacks, Projector, Action!” when we roll Detective Pikachu for an interactive movie experience on July 19th at 2:30. Why just watch the movie when you can have your own part to play in the adventure! You can reserve your spot for the action (and help us get an idea of how many props we will need) beginning June 9th on Eventbrite.com!
Beaded Lizard Backpack Pulls - A Take and Make for Teens
Monday, July 26th @ 2:30 p.m.
You’ll love this craft “from the gecko!” We will be making colorful beaded lizards for you to add to your backpack or keychain. Free supply kits will be available at the reference desk on Monday, July 26th. The demonstration video will debut on our Facebook page the same day at 2:30.
Let's Draw Animals! - Virtual Event
Tuesday, July 27th @ 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Learn to draw Cartoon animals with Award winning cartoonist Rick Stromoski! You will be drawing a variety of our furry, hoofed and feathered friends in a fun, interactive and popular library program! Join us via Zoom on Tuesday, July 27th from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Registration will be available via Eventbrite.com beginning on Monday, July 19th.
For more information please visit or call the library.
Weatherford Public Library
1014 Charles St.
Weatherford, TX 76086