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The Young Adult Summer Reading Program’s theme for 2015 is Unmask! If you are a teen entering grade 6-12 you can register at your local Smithtown Library branch on Monday, June 22! The more books you read and activities you complete, the more prizes and raffle tickets you will earn. The raffle tickets can be used to win one of the grand prizes. Be sure to stay tuned for fun filled programs you can sign up for! Programs include craft workshops, volunteer opportunities, baking classes, movie days and nights, and so much more! Stay cool this summer at your Library!

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Kings Park Branch Teen Programs

Teen Gardening Club
Mondays, July 6, 20 • 3:45-4:45pm
Tuesdays, July 14, 28 • 3:30-4:30pm
Mondays, August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 • 3:45-4:45pm
In this club, teens will get their hands dirty as they install and tend a new vegetable garden at the Kings Park Library. We will also learn many aspects of gardening while tending to the beautiful butterfly garden out front. Community service hours will be awarded for hours worked in the gardens. Please dress appropriately for working outside. Thank you to the Kings Park Hardware store for supporting our Teen Gardening Club. Register
 
Battle of the Books
Thursdays, July 9, 16, 30 • 3:30-5:00pm
Wednesdays, July 22, 29 • 3:30-5:00pm 
This County-wide competition is intended for young adults who will be entering grades 6-9 in September of 2014. Teens must read 8 books and answer trivia questions about the books. Tryouts will determine who will make the final team of 6. Register 
 
Craft Buddies
Wednesday, July 15 • 3:45-4:450pm
Earn community service credit by assisting younger children in making a seasonal craft. Register
 
Geeks and Nerds Everywhere
Tuesday, July 21 • 7:00-8:00pm

Tuesday, August 25 • 7:00-8:00pm 

Calling all geeks and nerds! Join us at our monthly meetings. All fandoms are welcome at G.A.N.E. where we discuss graphic novels, movies, books and television shows.Register 
 
Superhero Training Academy Volunteers
Monday, July 27 • 3:15-4:15pm
Join this program and volunteer at different superhero stations. Help children design their own superhero characters and test their skills at our superhero training academy. Register
 
DIY Comic Magnets

Tuesday, August 11 • 3:30-4:30pm

 

Using all of our supplies learn how to turn simple items into cool comic magnets.  Register
 
So You Want To Make A Comic

Monday, August 17 • 5:30-8:30pm

 

So you want learn to make a comic. Well then this class is for you. Armed with pencils, paper and a real comic book script, this three hour crash course will teach you how industry professionals create their sequential stories. With the guidance of comic book illustrators Mina Sanwald you will have everything you need to get started in the world of comics. FEE: $5 per person due at registration. Register
 
Book Buddies Volunteers

Wednesday, August 19 • 3:00-4:00pm

 

Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy.  It is a rewarding experience that you won't want to miss. Register
 
Paracords for Troops
Tuesday, August 20 • 3:30-4:30pm
Teens will learn how to makes these paracord bracelets to donate to the troops.  Each teen will earn one hour of community service. Register

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