2017 Teen Summer Reading Program

Please patronize and thank our sponsors for supporting the Summer Reading Program.

Build A Better World

Build A Better World

 

For students ages 12-17 (or entering grades 7-12). Register at your local branch until June 23.

 YOU COULD WIN AN iPAD MINI!

Grand Prize will be drawn at the Finale Party June 30.
All Grand Prize entries must be received by June 28, 2017.
(Must be present to win the iPad Mini)

 The more you do, the more chances you earn:

  •   For every book you read (up to 20), you earn an entry.
  •   For every teen program you attend, you earn an entry.

 

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Trebuchet

Trebuchet

Medieval Trebuchet
Tuesday, June 6 - 4 p.m.
Pearlington Public Library

Launch a melon across the field to see how medieval siege engines work.

 

 

 

 

TinkerCAD logo

TinkerCAD logo

TinkerCAD Class
Thursday, June 8 - 5:30 p.m.
Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Design a keychain that will be 3D printed for free later in the month for you!

Electronic Deconstruction
Monday, June 12 - 4:30 p.m.
Kiln Public Library

Have you ever wondered what the inside of a remote control looks like? Or a watch? What about a computer? Find out as we methodically dissect numerous electronics to see how they work!

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Movie - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Tuesday, June 20 - 2 p.m.
Pearlington Public Library

Revisit J. K. Rowling's world of magic with this fantastic film about Newt Scamander and his adventuresome journey to America!

 

 

 

Electronic Deconstruction
Wednesday, June 21 - 5:30 p.m.
Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Have you ever wondered what the inside of a remote control looks like? Or a watch? What about a computer? Find out as we methodically dissect numerous electronics to see how they work!

Rogue One

Rogue One

 

Movie - Rogue One
Tuesday, June 27 - 4:30 p.m.
Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Does stealing the plans to the Death Star sound like an easy mission? See Jyn Erso's side of the story in this epic new Star Wars film.

 

 

 

 

 

All ages events throughout June

  • Chalk the Walks: Decorate the sidewalks in downtown Bay St. Louis or your local library on Saturday, June 10.
  • Community Mural: Pick out a community landmark from the list at your branch. Create it and bring back by June 16 to be part of the giant mural.
  • Build a Better World Art Contest: Submit your video, visual art or written work on the theme of Build a Better World by June 16 to be entered in the contest. Winners will be displayed at the Finale Party.
  • Maker Kits: Visit your branch each week to pick up a new kit to do at home. Email a photo of your finished product each week by Saturday to annabranninhcls@gmail.com, and you'll be entered to win a $10 Amazon gift card.
    • Week 1: DIY Lightning bug
    • Week 2: Rubber band copter
    • Week 3: Para cord bracelet
    • Week 4: Popsicle stick flashlight