Teen Events

2019 Lit Mag Reception

To commemorate the achievements of our local young authors, the Teen and Tween winners of our Literary Magazine contest will have their original short pieces read aloud at this reception hosted by the Y.A. Chicks, a group  of Florida-based Young Adult authors. Published authors Vivi Barnes (Olivia Twisted series, Paper or Plastic), Christina Farley (The Princess and the Page, Gilded series), and Amy Christine Parker (Smash & Grab, Gated, Astray) will open the reception with a presentation on creating complex characters.  

Hart Memorial Library
Saturday, May 18th
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Writing with the Y.A. Chicks

Florida-based Young Adult authors Vivi Barnes (Olivia Twisted series, Paper or Plastic), Christina Farley (The Princess and the Page, Gilded series), and Amy Christine Parker (Smash & Grab, Gated, Astray) take an in-depth look at creating complex characters by refining their development on the page. Following the presentation, the Teen and Tween winners of our Literary Magazine contest will have their original short pieces read aloud.

Hart Memorial Library
Saturday, May 18th
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Teen Ambassador Meeting

Looking for volunteer opportunities? Teen Ambassadors must be between the ages of 13 -19 and working toward required Community Service Hours for school, scholarships, or other organizations. Find out more information, and how to sign-up, at this meeting! 
Buenaventura Lakes Library
Saturday, May 18th
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Trading Card Game Club

Share, trade, and battle with other enthusiasts! Bring a game to share or enjoy one of ours. Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh decks, in addition to family-friendly card games, are available for play.

Hart Memorial Library
Wednesday, May 22nd
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Central Writers Group: Writing Failures

Bring paper and pen, or your laptop to begin with a brief lesson and writing prompt exercises, followed by time to share your work with feedback from peers. Attendees must be 16 and over. Share a piece you've written that didn't work.

Hart Memorial Library
Thursday, May 23rd
7:00 PM to 8:15 PM

Book Wyrms: Dungeons & Dragons

Roll up some fun with Dungeons & Dragons Gaming!  Have fun using your imagination and problem-solving skills while meeting and socializing with others who enjoy role-playing games.  All playing materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own dice and/or D&D 5th Edition Character Sheet. This program is recommended for tweens and teens ages 12 years old and up.

St. Cloud Library
Friday, May 24th
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Acrylic Painting for Adults

Flex your creative muscle in this fun and instructive class on acrylic painting. All supplies are included except the canvas.

Poinciana Library
Saturday, May 25th
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Super Saturday Cinema Presents: A Musical Matinee!

Super Saturday Cinema presents a Musical Matinee! Experience a night at the theatre while taking in the sights and sounds of a musical production on the silver screen (without the expense)! Showing this month: My Fair Lady! (Rated G)

Hart Memorial Library
Saturday, May 25th
2:00 PM to 4:30 PM