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MTAC

MTAC begins on Thursday, September 4, 2014 @ 6:30pm

8" Samsung Tablet will be given away at MTAC!
MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN


Farmington Mayor Tommy Roberts visits for a dialogue, this is your opportunity to have a voice and make changes.   Snacks are provided at the event scheduled until 7:30pm.  Earn service-learning hours and volunteer.  Meet on the first Thursday of each month.

Youth and Teen
Teen Zone
Video by Jamie Wood

 

CALL TO TEENS!
Submit a Teen Zone/MTAC video or graphic design (note MTAC logo and video.) 
If your work is selected we will provide you with a stipend.  Details at MTAC!

 

CONGRATULATIONS!  BLENDED ZINE!

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NATIONAL POSTER WINNER selected from BLENDED ZINE!

Thursday, Oct. 23 is the 15th annual Lights On Afterschool! Register today to show your support and share your plans!

Register and receive:

  • 10 free posters

This year’s national winner is from BLENDED ZINE!  CONGRATULATIONS!! ASHLEY – check out the sneak peak of the poster! 

Register your event or any afterschool event at your center and receive free posters.

ASHLEY will be autographing them on Thursday, October 23 from 4-5pm in the Teen Zone at the Farmington Public Library!

Celebrating Lights On Afterschool is bringing together your community to raise awareness of the importance of afterschool programs. There’s no wrong way to celebrate! Register now!

Support our winning youth and art!

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Pick up a copy of Blended Zine in the Teen Zone, while supplies last! 

Ashley was the Teen Choice winner! 

If you are interested in submitting poetry, art, etc., information is available in Blended Zine or in the Teen Zone at the Farmington Public Library.  Blended Zine meets on Mondays at 4pm in the Library Lab.      Volunteer for the next BLENDED ZINE publication!

 


Movie

Monday

  • Blended Zine Meeting @ 4pm in the Library Lab
  • Teen Monday Movie @ 4pm
    NEW releases!  Pick up a punch card in the Teen Zone and earn snacks for the movie!  Punches are earned when checking out books, attending programs, etc.  Don’t have a punch card? Ask us for one!
Library

Tuesday

  • Tech Tuesday @ 4-6pm

Teens will have the opportunity to print using the 3D printer, or work on technology driven programs including Lego Mindstorms, Makey-Makey.

Teen Gaming Fix

Wednesday

  • Teen Gaming Tournament / Board Games @ 4-6pm
    Play your favorite video games in the Teen Zone! Video Games are available to Teens (13-19) who have a valid library card in good standing and meet the qualifications listed in the TZ SYSTEM GAMING POLICY. Video Games Available in the Teen Zone except during programs.
MTAC

Thursday

  • MTAC (Mayor’s Teen Advisory Council)  / Board Games @ 4-6pm

Community leadership for teens ages, 13 to 19, with an opportunity to present Teen Enterprise (come see what this is) by submitting a program idea, production video or graphic design.  Articles are welcome for the Teen e-newsletter!

Make. Do.

Friday

  • “Create” @ 3:30-4:30pm

Teens can create things using a variety of mediums Legos, Erector Set, Lincoln Logs, Duct Tape, or any other type of art supplies. Teens will be encouraged to submit created items to Blended Zine.

Volunteer your time!  Register to present your hobby, technology, etc. project at the Make.Do from 3:30-4:30pm.  We can probably provide you with some supplies.

 

Guys Read Charter

Wanted! A Bunch of Guys!


Dads, Big Brothers, Little Brothers, Uncles, Cousins, etc. are Welcome, too!

Guys Read begins October 18 @ 11am. 

See Library Events Calendar.

As us how to volunteer your time @ our event!


Volunteer Log

San Juan County teens, youth mentors, etc. record volunteer and service learning hours online. Strengthen Your College Application Through Meaningful Service.

The online record can be printed for documentation when filling out job applications, college applications, etc. Discuss teen issues and find solutions to reach out, speak out and help out your community. Not limited to Farmington youth… Aztec, Bloomfield, Kirtland and Shiprock, too!

Over 3,900 hours have been logged- great job everyone!

Teen Gaming

Teens 13-19 with a valid library card in good standing and meet the qualifications listed in the Gaming Policy can enjoy video games. Check the website for a list of games and tournaments.


Teen EnterpriseEarn $100! Have a talent or a hobby??

Submit a project for teens and present it at the Mayor's Teen Advisory Council Participants must be between 13 and 25 years old

 

Teen Zone

Printz Award
Printz

Midwinter Blood
2014 Winner




 

 

 

 

Net Cetera

There is a possibility that photographs taken of me and my family might be used by the Farmington Public Library for publicity. Please inform us at the program if you do not want your photo taken.
Existe la posibilidad de que fotografías tomadas de mí y mi familia sean utilizadas con el propósito de publicidad por la Biblioteca. Infórmenos por favor en el programa si usted no desea su foto tomada.

 

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