JMRL Teen Page

If you’re a teenager in grades 6 - 12, or a parent, teacher, or other adult who works with teens, Young Adult Services at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library has you covered!


Current Programs

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Central Library 434.979.7151 ext 215 | jmrlya@jmrl.org

Make It @ the Library

September 09, 2015
4:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration recommended. Call 434.979.7151 x4.

Second Wednesdays at 4:30 pm

Kickstart your creativity with our monthly Pop-up MakerSpace. Each month will feature several projects focused on a theme. Not interested in the theme? All MakerSpace supplies are available at every session, so you can create your own project.

  • September 9: Wearables - from T-shirts to LED bracelets to jewelry
  • October 14: Construction challenges - newspaper towers, catapults, Architecture Legos & more
  • December 9: Paper projects - altered books, origami, & holiday cards

Central Teen Book Group

September 16, 2015
4:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration ongoing. Call 434.979.7151 x4 to sign up. Free books for the first 8 to register.

Third Wednesdays at 4:30 pm

Join other teen book lovers to discuss titles chosen by the group. Refreshments are served.

  • September 16: Seraphina by Rachel Hartman
  • October 21: Sabriel by Garth Nix
  • November 18: Mystery genre - Read a mystery of your choice & come prepared to discuss it
  • December 16: A collection of short stories, exact book to be determined

Drop-in Games

September 23, 2015
4:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Drop in.

Play old favorites like Apples to Apple and Jenga, or try something new. Snacks provided, of course.

“I Read Banned Books” Photo Booth

September 27, 2015

All ages
September 27 - October 3

Drop by the Central Library’s Teen Zone during Banned Books Week and take a mugshot with your favorite Banned Book. Tag your picture #jmrlreads and share to celebrate the freedom to read.

Financial Literacy Programs

September 27, 2015
2:00 pm

Ages 14 and up
Registration required.

Improve your financial skills at these workshops presented by the Virginia Credit Union.

  • Sunday, Sept. 27 at 2 pm: Homebuyer's Fair
  • Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 6:30 pm: Retirement Income Planning
  • Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 pm: Investing Basics

Book Review Workshop

September 30, 2015
4:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Required registration begins September 14. Call 434.979.7151 x4 to sign up.

Whether you’re on Goodreads or want to write for a book review blog, learn the basics of how to write a good book review. Participants will be invited to contribute reviews to JMRL social media sites.

Chess Saturday

October 03, 2015
2:00 pm

Grades 3-7
Registration required and begins on September 12. Call 434.979.7151 x3 to sign up.

If you’re a chess player or want to learn, stop by the Central Library for some instruction and simultaneous play hosted by the Playing ACES Chess Club. Popcorn will be served, and prizes will be awarded to all participants. Space is limited.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

October 07, 2015
4:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Call Angela at 434.979.7151 x4 with questions.

First Wednesdays at 4:30 pm
September 2, October 7, December 2

Central TAB is looking for new members. Earn volunteer hours by helping to plan activities and events at the Central Library. Upcoming projects include Star Wars Reads Day in October, a Harry Potter-themed family event in December, and the third annual Teen Read For A Cause.

Star Wars Reads Day

October 10, 2015
2:00 pm

All ages
No registration required.

May the force be with you at the Central Library’s second annual Star Wars Reads Day celebration. Come in costume for a chance at prizes. There will be crafts, music, food, and fun for all ages!

All Aboard the Poetry Train with Nikki Giovanni

October 20, 2015
7:00 pm

All ages.
Acclaimed African-American poet Nikki Giovanni presents a special reading in Charlottesville. Of this reading, Ms. Giovanni wrote, “The poetry train is the only true vehicle to express our souls. All Aboard!”

Create A Scary Movie

October 28, 2015
4:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration recommended and begins October 14. Call 434.979.7151 x4 to sign up.

Get ready for Halloween by using iMovie to create a short scary movie. Bring your own device or use the library’s.

Financial Literacy Programs

October 28, 2015
6:30 pm

Ages 14 and up.
Improve your financial skills at these workshops presented by the Virginia Credit Union.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 6:30 pm: Retirement Income Planning
  • Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 pm: Investing Basics

Teen Movie Afternoon

November 21, 2015
1:00 pm

Grades 6-12
No registration required.

Drop by the library for a teens-only movie event, including popcorn and drinks. Movie to be chosen by the Central Teen Advisory Board. Check the Teen Program Calendar at jmrl.org/teens closer to the event date to see what movie they choose.

Harry Potter Extravaganza Planning Team

December 01, 2015

Grades 6-12.
Registration required. Call Angela at at 434.979.7151 x4 for more information or to sign up.

Meetings in December to be determined
The Central Teen Advisory Board invites all interested teens to join them to host the Harry Potter Extravaganza. Meetings will take place both in person and virtually. Costumes optional. Grades 6-12.

Harry Potter Extravaganza

December 21, 2015
2:00 pm

All ages
No registration required.

Wizards and muggles alike are invited to a celebration of all things Harry Potter, including themed activities, crafts, and snacks. Costumes encouraged. The Central Teens will plan and run this all-ages event.

Supernatural Fandom

December 30, 2015
2:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration recommended and begins December 14. Call 434.979.7151 x4 to sign up.

Calling all fans of the TV series “Supernatural.” Watch an episode of the show, test your knowledge with trivia, and create a craft while enjoying themed snacks.

Crozet Library 434.823.4050 | crozet@jmrl.org

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

September 08, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 6-12.
Registration and TAB application required.

Second Tuesdays: September 8, October 13, November 10, December 8

We need your ideas! Be a part of the Crozet Library Teen Advisory Board and help the library plan and lead teen programs, displays, and activities. Members will enjoy yummy snacks and receive volunteer hours for their participation with TAB. It’s your library - Make a difference.

Fandom Friday: The Hobbit

September 18, 2015
5:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration requested and begins August 28.

In honor of upcoming Hobbit Day, come celebrate with a showing of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” Middle Earth-inspired snacks will be served.

Drive Away Happy

September 21, 2015
7:00 pm

Ages 16 and up
Registration recommended, and will begin August 31.

Learn how to make smart car-buying decisions and get tips for negotiating the purchase of a new or used car. Virginia Credit Union.

R.A.D. Teen Book Club

September 22, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Required registration begins August 4.

“The Hobbit” by J.R.R. Tolkien
Celebrate the birthday of Bilbo and Frodo with a special book discussion held on official Hobbit Day! Stop by the library for your free copy of the book.

Crozet’s Yesteryears, and a Happy Anniversary Today

September 28, 2015
7:00 pm

Ages 12 and up
Registration recommended and begins September 1.

Travel back in time to Crozet’s yesteryears as local historian, Phil James, Leonard Sandridge and photographer, Herbert Gentry, speak about the moment in time captured in the photograph which hangs behind the library’s circulation desk. To help set the mood, Leo Mallek and his Barber Shop Quartet will be on hand to croon a few tunes of the times. Add to the sweetness of the evening by enjoying a slice of cake in celebration of the second anniversary of the opening of the ‘new’ Crozet Library, exactly two years ago.

Stitches Handcraft Group

September 29, 2015
4:30 pm

Ages 8+
Drop-ins are always welcome.

Last Tuesdays: September 29, October 27, November 24, December 29

Bring any project you’re working on, or are interested in learning, and join this group for an hour of handcrafting and sharing.

Holiday Postcards for the Troops

October 01, 2015

All ages
October 1 - November 10

Come into the library during the countdown to Veteran’s Day and write a postcard to an anonymous member of the Armed Services. JMRL and Blue Star Families of Central Virginia will see that it reaches its recipient in time for the Winter Holidays. For all ages.

Musings: A Teen Writer's Workshop

October 06, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 7-12.
Registration recommended. Drop-ins are always welcome.

First Tuesdays: September 1, October 6, November 3, December 1

Join other teen writers every month to stretch the imagination with new techniques and diverse prompts that will inspire your creative writing process. Feel free to bring any of your writing with you and receive helpful feedback.

Yak & Snack

October 20, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-8
Required registration begins on September 22.

Join other teens in grades 6-8 to discuss Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson. Snacks will be served.

Crafternoon

October 21, 2015
4:30 pm

Ages 9-14
Required registration begins on September 28.

Using natural materials, join other crafters in making some treasures for yourself or for a friend.

Teen Fright Night

October 30, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins October 9.

Put on your scariest, or funniest, costume and join us for pre-Halloween festivities, including an edible Haunted House challenge! Working in teams, you will create a creepy, edible structure based on a scary story. All supplies provided, just bring your spooky imagination.

Take the Hunger Games Challenge

November 01, 2015

Grades 6-12
Visit the Crozet Library during the month of November to test your knowledge of the Hunger Games trilogy and be entered into our “Reaping Raffle” for a prize.

Anime & Origami

November 02, 2015
2:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins October 13.

Join us on your day off from school to watch anime and learn new origami creations.

Gathering for Games

November 03, 2015
2:00 pm

Ages 6-14
Registration is requested and begins October 12. But drop ins are welcome.

School’s out! Meet up with your friends at the Crozet Library for some gaming fun. The library will provide the games – YOU bring a friend. If you have a favorite game, bring it along to teach and share

Giving Tree

November 09, 2015

November 9-December 4

Share your love of reading with a child enrolled in the local Head Start program. Select a name at a participating library beginning November 9 and buy a gift picture book to return unwrapped to the library by December 4. Available at the Central, Crozet, Gordon Avenue, Nelson, Northside, and Scottsville Branches.

Career Central Workshop

November 17, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins October 27.

How will the career you choose impact your life? Join Cherry Hedges of Virginia Credit Union for an interactive workshop on career choice and its impact on your financial future.

Teen Film Club

November 20, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration requested and begins October 30.

Enjoy a movie night with friends - popcorn and drinks included! Visit the Crozet Library to vote on your film choice.

The Literati Book Club

November 24, 2015
6:00 pm

Geared toward mature teen readers.
Required registration begins October 20.

A book group for older teen readers.

Join other teens for snacks while discussing The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye J. Walton Stop by the library for your free copy of the book.

4th of December Celebration

December 04, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins November 13.

Come celebrate the summertime in winter with popsicles, indoor “lawn games,” patriotic spirit, and more. Shed those heavy woolen socks for a night; we’re going to decorate tacky flip-flops (flip-flops provided, of course.)

Seeing Stars

December 09, 2015
7:00 pm

Ages 15 and up
Registration required and begins November 18.

Learn the art of paper folding while creating beautiful, colorful stars with which to decorate your home for the holidays. Supplies provided.

Intro to Chess

December 12, 2015
1:00 pm

Grades 3-12
Registration required and begins November 20.

If you’re a chess player or want to learn, stop by the Crozet Library for some instruction and simultaneous play hosted by the Playing ACES Chess Club.

Are You the Werewolf?

December 19, 2015
2:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration requested and begins November 28. Drop-ins welcome.

Learn a new, interactive role-playing card game. Play a few rounds with friends and enjoy snacks.

Pizza & Pages

December 21, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-8
Registration is required and begins November 30.

Do you love books? Do you love pizza? Then this is the place to be. Come ready to share the titles of 3 books you enjoyed and 3 books you found a bit disappointing.

The Literati Book Club

December 22, 2015
5:30 pm

Geared toward mature teen readers.
Required registration begins October 20.

A book group for older teen readers. Join other teens for snacks while discussing books. At this extra long meeting, we'll discuss The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky followed by a showing of the movie adaptation. Stop by the library for your free copy of the book.

Gordon Avenue Library 434.296.5544 | gordon@jmrl.org

Teen Pathfinder Gaming Group

September 09, 2015
6:30 pm

Registration required and begins August 26. Limit: 6 participants.

Second Wednesdays:*
September 9, October 14, December 9

A beginner's group for playing Pathfinder RPG (Role Playing Game). Materials and snacks provided, so all you need to bring is your creativity and dice if you've got them.

*Special Monday, November 23 session: see Pathfinder Gathering for further details.

Minecraft Building Competition

September 12, 2015
2:00 pm

Grades 5-12
Registration required and begins August 29.

Teens are welcome to compete in a friendly Minecraft building challenge! Attendees will be given a surprise structure theme to build and 1 hour to build it! Judges will vote on the best one and the winner will get a prize

Financial Literacy Programs

September 16, 2015
7:00 pm

Ages 14 and up
Registration is required.

Third Wednesdays at 7 pm

Improve your financial skills at these workshops presented by the Virginia Credit Union.

  • September 16: “Building a Better Budget”
  • October 21: “Organizing Your Financial Records”
  • November 18: “Taking Control of Your Money”

Graphically Speaking: Graphic Novel/Manga Book Group

September 17, 2015
4:00 pm

Grades 7-12
Registration required and begins September 3.

Third Thursdays at 4 pm
September 17, October 15, November 19, December 17

Come and join other teens to discuss and read great graphic novels, manga and more. Free copies of the book to the first 7 to sign up. Light snacks will be provided.

  • September: Sword Art Online Manga Vol. 1 by Reki Kawahara
  • October: Through the Woods by Emily Carroll
  • November: Black Butler Vol. 1 by Yana Toboso
  • December: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
  • January: Noragami Vol 1 by Adachi Toka

Tween/Teen Screen

September 26, 2015
2:30 pm

Grades 5-12
No registration required.

Fourth Saturdays - September 26, October 24, & November 28
Tuesday, December 22

Relax and enjoy a free movie and popcorn each month just for tweens/teens. You choose and vote on what we watch. Check with the library to see what movie will be playing.

LARP (Live Action Role Playing) Scavenger Hunt

September 30, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 5-12
Registration required and begins September 16.

Come dressed in your favorite period costume as we scour through time searching for clues to unlock the secrets of the library.

Advisory Committee of Teens (ACT)

October 07, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12.
Registration recommended and begins August 19.

First Wednesdays: September 2, October 7, November 4

Be a part of something big. Plan teen stuff for the library, create displays, share good books, and more. Snacks will be provided and members can receive volunteer hours for participation. It’s your chance to make the library your own.

Zombie Teen Lock-In

October 30, 2015
5:00 pm

Grades 5-12
Registration required and begins October 16.

Ever wanted to have the library all to yourself? Now you can! Please join us after the library closes on Friday for capture the flag zombie edition. There will be snacks, music, face painting and more.

Read to Shreds: Guess the Shredded Books

November 01, 2015

All ages
During the month of November, check out the shreds of favorite adult, teen, and children’s books that have been read to pieces and replaced. Guess the book title and enter to win a prize.

Teen Chopped Snack Attack Challenge

November 18, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins November 4.

Cook under the pressures of time, crazy ingredients and only a microwave for heat. Inspired by the TV food show, teens will team up to cook and present an after school snack suitable for teens. Judges from the local culinary community will pick the winner.

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: The Gathering

November 23, 2015
6:30 pm

Ages 14+
No registration required.

Have you ever wondered what Pathfinder RPG is all about? Do you have an interest in role playing games? You’re invited to meet with all current Pathfinder members to share tricks, tips and characters.

Making Seasonal Gifts

December 02, 2015
6:30 pm

Registration required and begins November 18.

Make a gift of bath salts, hot chocolate, or bath bombs. All supplies provided.

Minute to Win it

December 30, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins December 16.

Compete in Minute to Win It challenges inspired by the TV game show. Bring your quick reflexes for a fast afternoon of games. Snacks will be provided.

Greene County Library 434.985.5227 | greene@jmrl.org

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

September 09, 2015
3:30 pm

Grades 6-12.
Registration is recommended and ongoing. Please call or stop by the desk to sign up the first time you come.

Monthly on Wednesdays:
September 9, October 14, November 4, December 9

Do you want to have fun while earning volunteer hours? Join TAB and help plan the teen programs at the Greene County Library. Snacks provided.

The Rapunzels: A Book Group for Tween Girls

September 17, 2015
3:30 pm

Grades 4-8
Registration is required and ongoing. Please call or stop by the circulation desk to sign up the first time you come.

Third Thursdays at 3:30-5 pm
Read and discuss great books and enjoy book-related snacks, crafts and games. The first 15 girls to arrive receive a copy of next month’s book. Girls in grades 4-8 are welcome to join at any time.


Bibliophiles: A Teen Book Club

September 23, 2015
3:30 pm

Grades 8-12
Registration is recommended and ongoing. Please call or stop by the desk at the Greene County Library to sign up.

Monthly on Wednesdays
September 23, October 28, November 18, December 16

Join other teen book lovers to discuss titles chosen by the group. The first 9 teens to arrive at each meeting receive a copy of the next month’s book.

Solve the Mystery of The Pharaoh’s Curse

October 30, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Required registration begins on October 1. Limit: 28 participants.

At PVCC Eugene Giuseppe Center (above the library)

At her high school prom she was Queen of the Nile, until the accident! Or was it attempted murder? Come dressed to dance at the prom and stay to solve the mystery. Refreshments will be served.

Friday Night at the Movies

December 04, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Required registration begins on November 1.

Bring your friends to watch a movie on the big screen for free, including popcorn and drinks. Showing “Avengers: Age of Ultron” rated PG-13, 141 min.

Louisa County Library 540.894.5853 | louisa@jmrl.org

MakerSpace for the Tween Scene

September 08, 2015
4:00 pm

Grades 4-8.
Registration recommended but not required. Call 540-894-5853 or email louisa@jmrl.org to register.

Second Tuesdays: September 8, October 13, November 10, December 8

Tweens are invited to sign up for a fun lesson in making stuff, from baskets to circuits, we'll be making something different each month. Stop by the library to see next month's project.

Art for the Mixtape

September 11, 2015
4:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Making a mixtape is like writing a letter. Design and create custom cover and liner notes to go along with your Mixtape. All materials provided.

Musical Instrument Petting Zoo

September 15, 2015
4:00 pm

Discover your passion for music. Representatives from Sam Ash, Charlottesville Youth Orchestra and Louisa School Bands will bring instruments for you to hear and try.

Teen Advisory Board

September 21, 2015
4:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Monthly on Mondays
September 21, October 19, November 9, December 14

Love your library and want to help? Join one of the Teen Advisory Boards at JMRL and work on projects or help plan programs as a group. Meet other teens, enjoy snacks, and earn volunteer credit for your participation.

Banned Books Display with TAB

September 25, 2015
4:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Join the Teen Advisory Board and create a dynamic and educational display to celebrate Banned Books Week.

Banned Books Mock Trial

October 01, 2015
4:00 pm

Does Harry Potter really belong in the library? Costumed characters will hold a mock trial arguing for and against one of the most challenged books in the library.

Game Night

October 09, 2015
3:30 pm

Please join us for a Game Night before the home football game. Special guest Sheri Roper from Nintendo will be bringing some fun new games and prizes for you to enjoy! Refreshments will be provided.

Classic Book Bingo

November 03, 2015
6:00 pm

All ages
No registration required.

Enjoy a night of Bingo with the whole Family. We will reminisce using the most popular classic books

Poetry, Prose, & Pizza Open Mic Night

November 13, 2015
6:00 pm

No registration required.

Join the library and well-known poet Nathan Richardson for a night of freedom, poetry, music, spoken word and more. Bring your original artwork to display during the event.

Louisa Staff’s Favorite Things Contest

December 01, 2015

All ages
Month of December

Remember lines, characters, pictures and stories from classic books. Are you familiar with the resources that the library has to offer? Take our short library trivia quiz to enter to win one of the three lovely baskets that include the Louisa Library staff’s favorite things.

The Great Book Swap

December 19, 2015
2:00 pm

All ages
Bring your books you are tired of reading and swap for lightly used or new books.

Make and Take Gifts

December 22, 2015
3:00 pm

Stop in and make a gift or two warm a loved one’s heart on a chilly day. All materials will be provided.

Nelson Memorial Library 434.263.5904 | nelson@jmrl.org

Fall Family Movie Matinee

September 05, 2015
10:30 am

All ages.
Monthly on Saturdays:
September 5, October 10, November 14, December 12.

Take a Saturday break, pick up some books and enjoy a movie. Refreshments provided.

  • September 5: “The Tale of Despereaux”
  • October 10: “Cinderella”
  • November 14: “Strange Magic”
  • December 12: “The Muppet Christmas Carol”

Make & Take Activities

September 08, 2015

All ages
Enjoy fun activities but short on time? Stop by the activity table for quick and easy projects to do at your own pace, or take them to go. Materials are provided.

  • September 8 - 12: “What Candy Bar Is It?” quiz
  • October 5 - 10: Monster bookmark
  • November 9 - 14: “What Book Is It?” quiz

Teddy Bear Day

September 09, 2015

All ages
Bring your favorite bear and enjoy stories and activities throughout the day about this cuddly character.

Minute to Win It

September 14, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
No registration required.

Come play Minute to Win It with your friends and enjoy refreshments at the end of this active game against the clock.

Identity Theft

September 22, 2015
6:00 pm

Ages 14 & up
Registration required and begins September 12.

Learn how to minimize your risk of identity theft, and what to do if you ever become a victim. Presented by the Virginia Credit Union.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

October 07, 2015
3:00 pm

Grades 6-12.

First Wednesdays:
September 2, October 7, November 4, December 2

Want to help out at the library? Plan teen stuff for the library, create displays, share good books, and more. Members can receive volunteer hours for participation. The TAB meets at Nelson County High School in the library.

Dictionary Day

October 16, 2015

All ages
Where would we be without a dictionary? Take a journey through history at the evolution of the dictionary with displays and activities throughout the day.

Author Visit: Haunted Tales by Pamela Kinney

October 19, 2015
6:30 pm

All ages
No registration required.

Pamela Kinney, author of “Haunted Virginia” will be here to delight young and old with her ghostly tales.

All Things Small: Toothpick Art and Candy Sushi

October 26, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins October 19.

Make a miniature work of art and candy sushi in this activity of all things small.

National Japanese Culture Day

November 03, 2015

All ages
Origami, calligraphy, manga, kabuki masks . . . come try your hand at one of these Japanese art forms in honor of Japanese Culture Day.

Hedgehog Avenger

November 16, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration required and begins November 9.

Calling all Avenger fans... create a three dimensional hedgehog avengers using parts of an old book.

Twenty-Four Books before Christmas

December 01, 2015

All ages
December 1 - 23

Twenty-four days before Christmas . . . so many holiday stories and so little time to get them all read. Celebrate the season as we feature twenty four books and an activity with each of them during the month of December.

Holiday Craft Time

December 07, 2015
4:00 pm

All ages
Registration required and begins November 23.

The holidays are just around the corner. All ages are invited to create holiday magic with crafts and refreshments.

Winter Break Movie

December 29, 2015
6:00 pm

All ages
No registration required.

“Jetsons: The Movie,” rated G.
Enjoy a between the holidays movie with us during your Winter Break.

Northside Library 434.973.7893 | northside@jmrl.org

Northside Teen Advisory Board

September 09, 2015
5:00 pm

Grades 6-12.
Registration is recommended but not required.

Second Wednesdays: September 9, October 14, November 18, December 9

We need your help. Come be a part of the Northside Teen Advisory Board. Help create displays, plan programs and activities while earning volunteer hours. Enjoy snacks and meet new people.

Anime Club

September 14, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration is recommended but not required.

Monthly on Mondays
September 14, October 5, November 16, December 7

Watch episodes of your favorite anime with friends while enjoying snacks and pocky. Show ratings range from TV-G to TV-14.

Game Night

September 21, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration is recommended but not required.

Monthly on Mondays
September 21, October 19, November 23, December 14

Wii, PS2, board games, and prizes. Come with a friend or meet new people.

Chapter Chat Book Club

October 26, 2015
6:00 pm

Ages 11-14
Required registration is ongoing. The first 10 registered will receive a free copy of the book.

Monthly on Mondays*
October 26, November 30, December 21.

Come discuss books and do a related activity while enjoying free snacks. Books to be read in November and December will be chosen by the group. Ages 11-14.

*No September meeting.

Book Buzz Book Club

October 26, 2015
7:15 pm

Ages 14-18
Required registration is ongoing. The first 8 registered will receive a free copy of the book.

Monthly on Mondays*
October 26, November 30, December 21

Come discuss books and do a related activity while enjoying free snacks. Books to be read in November and December will be chosen by the group. Ages 14-18.

*No September meeting.

Cosplay

December 07, 2015
6:30 pm

Grades 6-12
Registration is recommended but not required.

Dress up for this special meeting of Anime Club and enjoy themed snacks and trivia! Show ratings range from TV-G to TV-14.

Scottsville Library 434.286.3541 | scottsville@jmrl.org

Artfully: A New Scottsville Art Club

September 14, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6 to adult.
Monthly on Mondays: September 14, October 19, November 9, December 14

This club is meant to be a relaxed environment for learning, sharing, and creating your own art with the support of others. Open to beginners through masters. For more information contact Amy Molloy at mapleknot@yahoo.com.

Inklings: A Book Club

September 15, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Third Tuesdays

Join The Scottsville Library’s long-running teen book club, The Inklings, for a fun and lively conversation. Pick up your free book at the circulation desk.


Scottsville Teen Movie Club

September 22, 2015
6:00 pm

Grades 6-12
Fourth Tuesday (September & October)

Popcorn will be served.

  • September 22: “Hamlet”
  • October 27: “Rebel Without a Cause”

Digital Photography with Raven Mack

October 01, 2015
7:00 pm

Grades 6-12
This class will be an introduction to digital photography, going over the technical basics, but also discussing the wide creative varieties that can be explored within the realm of those basics. Bring your own camera.

I Can’t Draw a Straight Line: A Drawing Class

November 05, 2015
7:00 pm

Grade 6 to adult
Required registration begins October 19.

In this class taught by Stefanie Newman, we will sharpen your observational skills by drawing from still life, portraits, and landscape. Techniques in contour drawing, shading, and texture will be explored as well as collage. Materials will be provided.

All programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library.