Young Adult Programs

Be sure to check out our exciting programs designed just for teens in grades 7 through 12!

Upcoming Young Adult Programs:

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Thursday, 28th May
3:30 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Friends' Room
Open to 7th-12th grade students who are interested in making the library a more teen-friendly place. Share your input on teen programs and collections and have fun at the same time! To get on the roster, simply attend a meeting.
 
Saturday, 30th May
10:00 am
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room + Friends' Room
Have fun playing interesting board games, sponsored by Goblin Games! Sign up for the teen, adult or children's Summer Reading Program while you are here, and win great prizes this summer. =0D=0AGames available for ages 9 and up.
 
11:00 am
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45 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Enjoy a fantastic magic show performed by local magician Ken Garwick. Sign up for the library's Summer Reading Program while you are here, and earn awesome prizes for reading all summer.
 
Monday, 1st Jun
6:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room
Bring your cards for a chance to duel with fellow Yu-Gi-Oh! gamers, trade cards, and enter to win a prize in our drawing. (There will not be a formal tournament.)
 
Monday, 8th Jun
1:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Technology Center Classroom
Come play Minecraft with other gamers on the library's server.
 
Thursday, 11th Jun
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Build your own bristlebot robot
 
Saturday, 20th Jun
5:30 pm
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4 hours, 30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Play some games and have some friendly competition based on your favorite superheroes and villains you love to hate. Food will be provided.
 
Tuesday, 23rd Jun
2:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
A teen is deposited in a community of boys after his memory has been erased, soon learning they are all trapped in a maze from which there is no apparent escape.
 
Thursday, 25th Jun
3:30 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room
Open to 7th-12th grade students who are interested in making the library a more teen-friendly place. Share your input on teen programs and collections and have fun at the same time! To get on the roster, simply attend a meeting.
 
Monday, 6th Jul
6:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room
Bring your cards for a chance to duel with fellow Yu-Gi-Oh! gamers, trade cards, and enter to win a prize in our drawing. (There will not be a formal tournament.)
 
Monday, 13th Jul
1:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Technology Center Classroom
Come play Minecraft with other gamers on the library's server.
 
Thursday, 16th Jul
1:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Make some cools stuff as seen on Pinterest and enjoy some snacks.
 
Tuesday, 21st Jul
2:00 pm
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Two teens, both having different cancer conditions, fall in love after meeting at a cancer support group.
 
Thursday, 23rd Jul
3:30 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room
Open to 7th-12th grade students who are interested in making the library a more teen-friendly place. Share your input on teen programs and collections and have fun at the same time! To get on the roster, simply attend a meeting.
 
Saturday, 25th Jul
5:30 pm
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4 hours, 30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Play fun games throughout the library. Snacks will be provided.