Teens

Pizza & Pages

Students entering Grades 7-12

 

A teen book club where you can eat some pizza and talk about a book.  What's not to like? 

This month we will be discussing Uglies by Scott Westerfeld.  In a world where everyone is transformed into beautiful people on their 16th birthday, Tally must find her best friend who ran away or else she will not become a "Pretty".  Register and pick up a copy of the book in the Children's Library beginning on July 10.


Pizza & Pages

Students entering Grades 7-12

 

A teen book club where you can eat some pizza and talk about a book.  What's not to like? 

This month we will be discussing Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer.   Through journal entries, 16-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions.  Register and pick up a copy of the book in the Children's Library beginning on June 19.

Teen Movie: Before I Fall

Students entering Grades 7-12

 

February 12 is just another day in Sam's charmed life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over one inexplicable week, Sam untangles the mystery around her death and discovers everything she's losing.  Watch the movie trailer.

 

Rated:  PG-13

Running Time:  1 hr 38 minutes

An 80's Classic: The Princess Bride

Students entering Grades 7-12

 

Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named...Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, and escapes.  Watch the movie trailer.

 

Sign-up begin July 3.

 

Rated:  PG

Running Time:  1hr 38 minutes

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