Teen Reading Club Information

All activities are offered FREE. If you're a teen looking for summer fun, we've got great events. Make your library a regular summer destination.  Have questions? Call 325-677-2474. 

Download/Print Teen Events Flyer (Coming Spring 2020)

How the Club Works (Grades 5-12)

  1. Teen Girls HuggingStop by any Abilene Public Library to pickup a reading packet starting June 1st. Packets will continue to be available through the end of the reading club.
  2. Read or listen to books and attend library programming. The more books you read and programs you attend, the better.
  3. Keep track of the books you read and/or programs you attend by recording them on your log.
  4. Turn in logs to any library by July 31st for your chance to enter and win Prize Drawings.


Summer Library Events for Teens

  1. Week 1
  2. Week 9
DATE & LOCATIONEVENT DESCRIPTION
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
POKEMON MEETUP
            
If you're into playing the Pokemon Card Game, meetup with gamers of all skill levels and battle each other. Instruction available for newcomers.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
VIDEO GAME CREATION CAMP
            
Registration Required: Learn the basics to build your own game using different platforms. Each session is two hours long, laptops provided.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
ENGINEERING CAMP
            
Don't miss this fun program where we'll have all your favorites including LEGO, K'NEX, Makedo's, Snap Circuits, and more to see what fun things you can build.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
VIDEO GAME CREATION CAMP
            
Registration Required: Learn the basics to build your own game using different platforms. Each session is two hours long, laptops provided.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
SUMMER BLAST OFF PARTY!
            
Join your Main Library for a kick off party to the summer reading clubs as we hosts crafts, photobooth props, and other fun activities.

SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TEEN LEGO CLUB
            
If you're into building with your hands, check out our LEGO meetup at your library. We'll supply the pieces, you bring the creativity. Show us what you can do!
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
DUNGEONS & DRAGONS GAMING
            
Need a place to gather for D&D gaming? We're the place to be this summer as we host weekly gaming sessions for up to three hours of play.  Join the adventure!
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
VIDEO GAME CREATION CAMP
            
Registration Required: Learn the basics to build your own game using different platforms. Each session is two hours long, laptops provided.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
TEEN GAMING CLUB
            
Join us in the Teen Zone for an afternoon of gaming fun. We'll have board games and video games, or you can feel free to bring your own to enjoy.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
VIDEO GAME CREATION CAMP
            
Registration Required: Learn the basics to build your own game using different platforms. Each session is two hours long, laptops provided.
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
1:30PM | Ages 10+
South Branch
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
PH: 325-698-7565
SATURDAY MATINEE: "GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY"
            
Catch a sci-fi Marvel hit following a rag tag group of "outcasts" a they work to save the galaxy from the destructive power of Ronan and his team.