Teen Tech Week Pixel Art Challenge

The North Shelby Library invites teens (6th-12th graders) to create a pixel art design. The top designs will be recreated in the interior Teen Department windows using sticky notes during Teen Tech Week (March 6-10).  Entry forms are available at the library and by clicking here. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

 

Upcoming Events

January

Gaming  
Fridays, January 6 & 13 – 3:30-5:45 pm  
Come to the teen department each Friday afternoon for open gaming: board games, card games, Wii, XBOX ONE, and Minecraft. Teens need a parent permission slip on file to attend. No gaming on January 20. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information. 

Anime Night  
Monday, January 9 @ 6 pm  
Join us in the teen department for an evening of anime. The audience will pick what we watch. Treats will be served and costumes are welcome! Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Leadership Council Meeting 
Thursday, January 12 @ 6:30 pm  
Help plan the programs for the rest of the school year and summer! You bring the ideas, we'll provide the pizza. 
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects.Applications are still available. Contact Kate at 439-5512 orfor more information.

Volunteer Day  
Saturday, January 14 
Help the library and earn community service hours! The library will offer four Saturday Volunteer Days this semester. On each day, volunteers can work 1-2 hours on a variety of tasks. Limit 5 volunteers; must be in grades 6-12. To sign up for a time, please contact Kate at 439-5512 or .

February

Teen Tech Week Pixel Art Challenge
Entries due February 20 by 5 pm
The North Shelby Library invites teens (6th-12th graders) to create a pixel art design. The top designs will be recreated in the interior Teen Department windows using sticky notes during Teen Tech Week (March 6-10). Entry forms are available at the library and by clicking here. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or for more information.

Gaming  
Fridays, February 3, 10, & 17 – 3:30-5:45 pm  
Come to the teen department each Friday afternoon for open gaming: board games, card games, Wii, XBOX ONE, and Minecraft. Teens need a parent permission slip on file to attend. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information. 

Manga/Comic Book Club
Thursday, February 9 @ 4-5 pm  

The library is starting a book club devoted to graphic novels and manga. During this first meeting, we’ll share with each other what we’ve been reading and decide what to read for next month. Snacks will be served. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Anime Night  
Monday, February 13 @ 6 pm  
Join us in the teen department for an evening of anime. The audience will pick what we watch. Treats will be served and costumes are welcome! Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Volunteer Day  
Saturday, February 18
Help the library and earn community service hours! The library will offer four Saturday Volunteer Days this semester. On each day, volunteers can work 1-2 hours on a variety of tasks. Limit 5 volunteers; must be in grades 6-12. To sign up for a time, please contact Kate at 439-5512 or .

Teen Leadership Council Meeting 
Thursday, Feburary 23 @ 6 pm  
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects. Applications are still available. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Trivia
Thursday, Feburary 23 @ 6:30 pm  

A trivia night just for teens. Your team of up to four people will compete in a general trivia contest. Snacks and prizes! This program was planned by the Teen Leadership Council. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

March

Gaming  
Fridays, March 3, 13, & 20  – 3:30-5:45 pm  
Come to the teen department each Friday afternoon for open gaming: board games, card games, Wii, XBOX ONE, and Minecraft. Teens need a parent permission slip on file to attend. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information. 

Anime Night  
Monday, March 13 @ 6 pm  
Join us in the teen department for an evening of anime. The audience will pick what we watch. Treats will be served and costumes are welcome! Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Volunteer Day  
Saturday, March 18
Help the library and earn community service hours! The library will offer four Saturday Volunteer Days this semester. On each day, volunteers can work 1-2 hours on a variety of tasks. Limit 5 volunteers; must be in grades 6-12. To sign up for a time, please contact Kate at 439-5512 or .

Teen Leadership Council Meeting 
Thursday, March TBD @ 6 pm  
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects. Applications are still available. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Leadership Council Program
Thursday, March TBD @ 6:30 pm  

The Teen Leadership Council will host a program. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

April

Gaming  
Fridays, April 7 & 14 – 3:30-5:45 pm  
Come to the teen department Friday afternoon for open gaming: board games, card games, Wii, XBOX ONE, and Minecraft. Teens need a parent permission slip on file to attend. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information. 

Anime Night
Monday, April 10 @ 6 pm  
Join us in the teen department for an evening of anime. The audience will pick what we watch. Treats will be served and costumes are welcome! Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Volunteer Day  
Saturday, April 22
Help the library and earn community service hours! The library will offer four Saturday Volunteer Days this semester. On each day, volunteers can work 1-2 hours on a variety of tasks. Limit 5 volunteers; must be in grades 6-12. To sign up for a time, please contact Kate at 439-5512 or .'

Teen Leadership Council Meeting 
Thursday, April TBD @ 6 pm  
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects. Applications are still available. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Leadership Council Program
Thursday, April TBD @ 6:30 pm  

The Teen Leadership Council will plan its April program in January. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

May

Gaming  
Fridays, May 5, 12, & 19 – 3:30-5:45 pm  
Come to the teen department Friday afternoon for open gaming: board games, card games, Wii, XBOX ONE, and Minecraft. Teens need a parent permission slip on file to attend. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information. 

Anime Night
Monday, May 8 @ 6 pm  
Join us in the teen department for an evening of anime. The audience will pick what we watch. Treats will be served and costumes are welcome! Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Leadership Council Meeting 
Thursday, May TBD @ 6 pm  
Teen Leadership Council members contribute to the library and earn community service hours by planning programs and participating in service projects. Applications are still available. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Leadership Council Program
Thursday, May TBD @ 6:30 pm  

The Teen Leadership Council will plan its May program in January. Contact Kate at 439-5512 or  for more information.

Teen Summer Reading
Registration begins in May
Events in June &
July
Read and attend programs for chances to win prizes! Look for more information in mid-May

Teen Leadership Council

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

 

Computer Animation Workshops

The next computer animation workshop will be held next summer.  
Applications will be available in mid-May, 2017.


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