Book to Movie Club 2018-19 Calendar
October 19th - Black Panther by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Book: When a superhuman terrorist group called "The People" sparks a violent uprising, the land of Wakanda, famed for its incredible technology and proud warrior traditions, will be thrown into turmoil; but can its king, the Black Panther, save it from this fate? Collects Black Panther Nos. 1-4. Written by a MacArthur Genius and National Book Award-winning writer.
December 7th - Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Immersing himself in a mid-21st-century technological virtual utopia to escape an ugly real world of famine, poverty and disease, Wade Watts joins an increasingly violent effort to solve a series of puzzles by the virtual world's super-wealthy creator, who has promised that the winner will be his heir.
February 8th - Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
When an e-mail falls into the wrong hands, not-so-openly gay Simon is blackmailed into being a classmate's wingman - or risk having his secret relationship exposed to the entire school.
April 26th - The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
After witnessing her friend's death at the hands of a police officer, Starr Carter's life is complicated when the police and a local drug lord try to intimidate her in an effort to learn what happened the night Kahlil died.
Library Maker Club Calendar 2018-19
September 5 - Banned Books Week
Make buttons, signs, and bookmarks to celebrate Banned Books Week
October 3 - Teen Read Week
Create an art tile for your favorite book to create a display in the library
November 8 (THURSDAY) - Puzzles
Escape room planning
December 5 - Gifts
Learn to crochet and make a gift for someone and make a gift box to put it in
January 2 - Skype an Author
Video chat with a young adult author
February 6 - Valentine Card Making
Use rubber stamps, glitter glue, and watercolor markers to make a heartfelt valentine
March 6 - Teen Tech Week
Learn how to code the Cubelets modular robotics using an iPad app
April 3 - National Poetry Month
Come hear or share poems during a poetry slam in the library
May 1 - Games
Learn how to play a new game
June 5 - Evaluation & Planning
Favorite event this year
Choose top 10 for next year this list (circle one in each category)
** We are hoping to bring students to the Book Expo in NYC if we can raise enough funds. Stay tuned...May 2019