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, 23rd Apr
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.
 
Thursday, 30th Apr
7:00 pm
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1 hour, 45 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room
Join us for for lively and thought-provoking discussions of great literature. Tonight's book is "The Mill on the Floss" by George Eliot with discussion leader Margy Stewart.=0D=0A=0D=0AIn "The Mill on the Floss" Maggie is finally poised to escape her painful past and to enter into the intoxicating world of higher society, despite the warnings of her more cautious brother.=0D=0A=0D=0AMargy Stewart is retired from teaching English at Washburn University and is co-founder of Prairie Heritage Institute. She received her Ph.D. in English from the University of Wisconsin. Stewart joined the KHC TALK program as a discussion leader in 2008.
 
Sunday, 17th May
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
orientation for summer teen volunteers
 
Monday, 18th May
7:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
orientation for summer teen volunteers
 
Wednesday, 20th May
6:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
orientation for summer teen volunteers
 
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
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all day
1 day
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Lower Level Atrium
Summer Reading Kickoff
 
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Location:Manhattan Public Library at Groesbeck Meeting Room + Friends' Room
Summer Reading Kickoff
 
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1 day
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Summer Reading Kickoff
 
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.