See our 2017 Computer Animation Workshop films!

Music removed to comply with copyright laws.

Ahmed Alex Cami Emmy Johann Julian
Koki Natalie Rinoa Shawn Stanley Tyler

 

Upcoming Events

 

 

November

Open Gaming
Fridays, November 3, 10, & 17 -- 3:30-5:45 pm
Join us for games: board, card, Minecraft, XBOX ONE, and Wii! Participants must have a parent permission slip on file to attend. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Tech Tuesdays
Tuesdays, November 7, 14, & 21-- 3:30-4:30 pm
The librarian will be in the atrium with Little Bits for you to drop by and try something new each Tuesday. All ages. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Manga/Comic Book Club
Thursday, November 9 @ 4 pm
Share what you’ve been reading and get suggestions about what to read for next month. Make suggestions for the library collection and get first dibs on the new stuff. Snacks will be served. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Teen Homeschool Hangout
Wednesday, November 15 @ 1 pm
This month 6th-12th graders will be working with Little Bits to create junkyard inventions. Registration required. Register using the calendar on the North Shelby Library website (www.northshelbylibrary.org). Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Teen Homeschool Art Club
Wednesday, November 15 @ 2:30 pm
Join us for an hour of creativity. Registration required. Register using the calendar on the North Shelby Library website (www.northshelbylibrary.org). Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Teen Leadership Council Meeting
Thursday, November 16 @ 6 pm
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects. Applications available on the Teen page of www.northshelbylibrary.org or in the Teen Department. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Teen Doughnut Run
Thursday, November 16 @ 6:30 pm
Compete in teams on a course that includes mental and physical obstacles and doughnut eating. This event is for 6th-12th graders only. Registration required. Register using the library’s online calendar at northshelbylibrary.org or call 439-5512.

Teen Volunteer Day
Saturday, November 18
Help the library and earn community service hours! The library will host several volunteer days this semester. Each time it is offered, 6th-12th graders can sign up for 1-2 hours of service. Limit 5 volunteers per day. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or to sign up for a time.

Anime Afternoons
Sundays, November 19 & 26 -- 2-4 pm
Come to the teen department for an afternoon of anime and snacks. The audience will pick what we watch. Cosplay is welcome! Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Teen Tech: Oculus Rift
Wednesday, November 29 -- 3:30-5:30 pm
Spend 15 minutes in virtual reality using the Oculus Rift. 6th-12th graders who register using the online calendar will be sent a link to sign up for a time slot. Space is extremely limited and registration is required. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or to sign up for a time. 

December

Open Gaming
Fridays, December 1, 8, 15,& 22 -- 3:30-5:45 pm
Join us for games: board, card, Minecraft, XBOX ONE, and Wii! Participants must have a parent permission slip on file to attend. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Volunteer Day
Saturday, December 2
Help the library and earn community service hours! The library will host several volunteer days this semester. Each time it is offered, 6th-12th graders can sign up for 1-2 hours of service. Limit 5 volunteers per day. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  to sign up for a time.

Tech Tuesdays
Tuesdays, December 5, 12, & 19 -- 3:30-4:30 pm
The librarian will be in the atrium with activities for you to drop by and try something new each Tuesday. All ages. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Capture the Flag
Saturday, December 9 @ 6:30 pm
Team up to protect your flag and defeat the other team in the stacks of the closed library. This event is for 6th-12th graders only. Registration required. Register using the library’s online calendar at northshelbylibrary.org or call 439-5512.

Teen Leadership Council Meeting
Monday, December 11 @ 6 pm
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects. Applications available on the Teen page of www.northshelbylibrary.org or in the Teen Department. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Candy in a Flash
Monday, December 11 @ 6:30 pm
Anyone can learn how to make three kinds of candy using the microwave and simple recipes. This event is for 6th-12th graders only. Registration required. Register using the library’s online calendar at northshelbylibrary.org or call 439-5512.

Teen Homeschool Hangout
Wednesday, December 13 @ 1 pm
This month, homeschooled 6th-12th graders will learn how to design 3D objects using TinkerCad. The student projects will be printed by the library. Registration required using the calendar on the North Shelby Library website (www.northshelbylibrary.org). Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Homeschool Art Club
Wednesday, December 13 @ 2:30 pm
Join us for an hour of creativity. Registration required. Register using the calendar on the North Shelby Library website (www.northshelbylibrary.org). Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Manga/Comic Book Club
Thursday, December 14 @ 4 pm
Share what you’ve been reading and get suggestions about what to read for next month. Make suggestions for the library collection and get first dibs on the new stuff. Snacks will be served. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Tech: Oculus Rift
Wednesday, December 27 -- 3:30-5:30 pm
Spend 15 minutes in virtual reality using the Oculus Rift. 6th-12th graders who register using the online calendar will be sent a link to sign up for a time slot. Space is extremely limited and registration is required. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  to sign up for a time. 

 

Teen Leadership Council

Help the library and earn community service hours. Applications available here.

 

Starting out in YA reading lists:

Male Protagonists Female Protagonists

 

Computer Animation Workshops

The next computer animation workshop will be held in summer 2018.
 Applications will be available in mid-May.


Here are the Summer 2016 films!

Note: Music has been removed to comply with copyright law.

Alexander        Arjun               Eli

Gabi                Hope               Jaiden

Jared               Kylen              Lydia

Ryan               Sam                Stanley

 

2015 Summer Animation Workshop 

Note: Music has been removed to comply with copyright law.

Abi                        Courtney

Final                     Holden

Khaled                  Kunal

Myles

2014 Summer Animation Workshop 

Blow it Up             Caitlyn

Copeland              Future World

Heather                Hope1 |  Hope2 |  Hope3

Jamie                   Samarth

Suneeti

2013 Fall Computer Animation Workshop

This program was sponsored by a Loleta D. Fyan grant.

Star Wars vs. Star Trek

Forest Chase

Robot Scene

Solar System