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Study Hall @ the Library

3:00pm - 9:00pm
Other
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come study at the library in a designated study space.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Study Hall @ the Library

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Other
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come study at the library in a designated study space.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Movie
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie

Anime Club

Watch anime (and eat snacks) with other teens. Whether you are an anime-savvy otaku or a curious newbie, everyone is welcome.

Videos will be rated PG-13 or lower; shows TV-14 or lower.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Study Hall @ the Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Other
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come study at the library in a designated study space.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Study Hall @ the Library

10:00am - 5:00pm
Other
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come study at the library in a designated study space.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tie-Dye T-Shirts

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Arts and Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Green
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

Come spend a fun afternoon tie-dying on the Green. Learn different tie-dye techniques and make a T-shirt of your own. Please bring your own white, cotton T-shirt to dye.

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

No Rain Location

This program will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Call or check the online calendar to check the status of this program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Retro Gaming Night

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Gaming
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Step back in time at the library and play some retro games! We'll have a Nintendo Switch, Wii U, and laptops set up with childhood favorites.

Teens ages 14 and older welcome!

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Audiobook Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Book Discussion
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Discussion
Event Details:

Whether you borrow a PlayAway or download from Hoopla, all you have to do is listen to the book, then come discuss with peers.

The Selection by Kiera Cass. Read by Amy Rubinate.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Fun with Fuse Beads

11:00am - 12:30pm
Arts and Crafts
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Event Details:

Drop in for some fun with fuse beads. These colorful plastic beads can be used to make pictures, geometric patterns and almost anything else you can dream up. We'll use a hot iron to fuse your beads together.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Adventures in Writing: Fanfiction

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Writing, Workshop
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Writing, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:

Have you ever read Carry On or City of Bones? These started out as fanfiction!

Disclaimer(s)

Limited Space

There is no registration required for this program, but space is limited. Doors will open 10-15 minutes prior to the start of the event.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Robot Dog Demo

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Registration Required
Event Details:

Come meet Goku Jr., a real robot dog, and watch him perform cool tricks! His human handlers from UAlbany’s Student Branch of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) will discuss how he can do what he does.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Adventures in Writing: Drama

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Writing, Workshop
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Writing, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:

Movies, plays, musicals – they each require a script. How is a screenplay different from a novel? What are the rules?

Disclaimer(s)

Limited Space

There is no registration required for this program, but space is limited. Doors will open 10-15 minutes prior to the start of the event.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Embroidered Clothing

3:00pm - 4:45pm
Arts and Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

Local embroiderer, Chloe Whittaker, returns to the library to demonstrate how to embroider pre-designed patterns onto an article of clothing you’ve brought from home. Except for the article of clothing, all supplies will be provided.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3D Painting

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Arts and Crafts
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:

This program involves painting with acrylic paints and thickening agents. You can even do some sculpting with the thickened paints. Create a heavily textured painting using brushes and other tools.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

The Poet X: Author Talk and Poetry Workshop

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Author Talk, Book Discussion
Registration
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Author Talk, Book Discussion
Registration Required
Event Details:

Join us for a blackout poetry workshop inspired by Elizabeth Acevedo’s National Book Award winning and New York Times bestselling novel-in-verse, The Poet X, followed by a virtual discussion with the author herself at 2pm.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Learning the Power of Poetry: An Author Talk with Elizabeth Acevedo

2:00pm - 3:15pm
Author Talk, Book Discussion, Virtual
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Virtual Meeting
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Author Talk, Book Discussion, Virtual
Event Details:

You’re invited to learn about the power of poetry with Elizabeth Acevedo!

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Audiobook Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Book Discussion
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Discussion
Event Details:

Whether you borrow a PlayAway or download from Hoopla, all you have to do is listen to the book, then come discuss with peers.

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard. Read by Amanda Dolan.