Teen Tech Month: March 2014

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DIY @ YOUR LIBRARY!Don’t miss these fun opportunities to celebrate Teen Tech Month with crafts, games, and much more @ Your Library! Over 35 fun and free events for teens and tweens are taking place at Tulsa City-County Library locations in March for Teen Tech Month. Click Read More below to view the list.


Broken Arrow Library

300 W. Broadway Broken Arrow, 74012 • 918-549-7500

DIY 3-D Paper Toys

March 1-31 • All Day • Ages 10-18

Drop by and make paper fold-up toys from 2-D printouts, no 3-D printer required.

Broken Arrow Library /South

3600 S. Chestnut Broken Arrow, 74011 • 918-549-7662

The Broken Arrow Extreme Science Series: Artbots

Thursday March 20 • 6:30 – 7:30 pm • Ages 9-15

Create minibots that can move and draw. All materials are provided. Registration is required. Class size is limited. Call 918-549-7662 to register. Sponsored by the Friends of the Helmerich Library.

Brookside Library

1207 E. 45th Place, 74105 • 918-549-7507

DIY Decorative Magnets

Thursday March 6 • 3:45 – 4:30 pm • Ages 10-18

Charles Page Library

551 E. 4th St. Sand Springs, 74063 • 918-549-7521

Faster Than the Speed of Light

Thursday March 6 • 4:00 – 5:00 pm • Ages 10-18

Work with a team to assemble your solar car and then race your team’s car against the others! You may even leave with a solar car of your own! Class size is limited.

Collinsville Library

 1223 Main St. Collinsville, 74021• 918-549-7528

Get Moving @ Your Library

Mondays March 3, 10, 24, 31 • 2:30-3:15pm

Dance and stay healthy with Wii Just Dance 4.

DIY @ Your Library

Thursday March 27 • 2:30 – 4:30 pm

Explore technologies at the library.

Glenpool Library

730 E 141st St. Glenpool, 74033• 918-549-7535

Shrinky Dinks!

Saturday March 22 • 1:30-2:30 pm • Ages 12-17

We’ll make Shrinky Dinks. All materials are provided. Registration is required. Class size is limited. Call 918-549-7535 to register.

Hardesty Regional Library

8316 E. 93rd St., 74133 • 918-549-7550

Minecraft Gaming

Thursday March 6 • 6-7:30 pm • Ages 12-18

Put your imagination to the test building your own world in the popular game Minecraft. Class size is limited.

Divergent Movie Party

Wednesday March 19 • 2-4pm • Ages 12-18

Attention, initiates! It’s time to choose your factions! Join us for games, crafts, and trivia to celebrate the release of the “Divergent” film. Find out which faction you belong to and determine whether or not you can survive initiation.

Helmerich Library

5131 E. 91st St., 74137 • 918-549-7631

DIY Ductivities

Tuesday, March 11 • 4:30-6 pm

Make your own creation with duct tape.

Herman and Kate Kaiser Library

5202 S. Hudson Ave, Suite B, 74135 • 918-549-7542

DIY T-Shirt Totes

Monday March 3 • 4-5 pm • Ages 11-18

Turn your favorite old T-Shirt into a fashionable, reusable tote bag. Supplies will be available, but bringing your own T-shirt is encouraged. Seating is limited.

Upcycled Comic-Book Crafts

Thursday March 6 • 4-5 pm • Ages 11-18

Make fun, personalized jewelry and other crafts using comic books. Seating is limited.

Learn to Knit @ the Library

Monday March 10 • 4-5 pm • Ages 11-18

Learn basic stitches and complete a simple project. Yarn and needles are provided, but you may bring your own. Seating is limited.

Shrinky Dink Workshop

Thursday March 13 • 4-5 pm • Ages 11-18

Create wearable art with Shrinky Dinks. Materials are provided. Seating is limited.

DIY Phone Cases

Monday March 24 • 4-5 pm • Ages 11-18

Jazz up your phone! Some cases will be provided, but to ensure proper fit please bring your own. Seating is limited.

Duct Tape Crafts

Monday March 27 • 4-5 pm • Ages 11-18

Create wallets, tote bags, or other items with duct tape. Materials are provided. Seating is limited.

Jenks Library

523 W. B St. Jenks, 74037 • 918-549-7570

QR Code Scavenger Hunt

March 1-31 • Ages 10-18

Use your smartphone to find all the clues and complete the hunt for a prize.

Jenks Teen Advisory Group

Tuesday March 4 • 4-5 pm • Ages 12-18

Join JTAG and help us plan library services for teens and check out the library’s blog and social media accounts.

Wii Games!

Monday March 17 • 3-4:30 pm • Ages 10-18

Registration is required. Call 918-549-7570 to register.

Judy Z. Kishner Library

10150 N. Cincinnati Ave., Sperry 74073 • 918-549-7577

Sperry Robotics Team

Thursday March 14 • 3-3:45pm • Ages 10-18

Join us for a presentation by the Sperry High School Robotics Team. Wowza!

Martin Regional Library

2601 S. Garnett Rd., 74129 • 918-549-7590

DIY Craft Time

Wednesdays, March 5, 12, 26 • 4-5pm • For Ages 10-18

Wednesday, March 19 • 3-4pm

Play Wii and board games, make crafts, plus enjoy snacks.

Minecraft Night

Thursday, March 13 • 6-8 pm • Ages 10-18

Put your imagination to the test building your own world in the popular computer game Minecraft. Class size is limited.

Manga Ai!

Saturday, March 15 • 2-3pm • 6th Grade and Up

Munch on Pocky and meet up with other manga fans to discuss your favorite books and movies, characters and plot twists.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Saturday, March 15 • 3:15-4:15pm • For Ages 12-18

Discuss programming and provide a teen perspective on the services and materials that the library offers. We will provide the snacks!

Nathan Hale Library

6038 E. 23rd St., Tulsa 74114 • 918-549-7617

DIY: Shrinky Dinks!

Monday, March 3 • 3:30-5pm • For Ages 12-18

Enjoy some low-tech retro fun making Shrinky Dinks.

Get Your Game on @ the Library

Monday, March 10 • 3:30-5:30pm • For Ages 10-18

Join us for Wii games.

Zentangles Workshop

Monday, March 17 • 3:30-5pm • For Ages 12-18

Find your inner moment of Zen and express yourself artistically.

Owasso Library

103 W. Broadway Owasso, 74055 • 918-549-7624

“Star Wars” DIY

Thursday, March 6 • 4-5pm • For Ages 12-16

Build your own “Star Wars” project.

Pratt Library

3219 S 113th W Ave Sand Springs, 74063 • 918-549-7638

DIY Stylus

Tuesday, March 11 • 5:30-6:30pm • For Ages 12-18

Use recycled materials to make a stylus to use with your electronic device. Materials are provided. Class size is limited.

Schusterman Benson Library

3333 E. 32nd Pl., 74135 • 918-549-7670

Soap Making 101

Thursday, March 13 • 6-7:30pm • For Ages 12 and older

Learn the basics of how to make lye soap, plus the history and chemistry of soap making, as well as how it relates to modern society, from health and beauty perspective to environmental perspectives. Also, watch a demonstration and leave with supplies and instruction on how to make soap at home.

Suburban Acres Library

4606 N. Garrison, 74126 • 918-549-7655

Guess the Number Contest

March 1-31 • For ages 10-18

Guess the correct number of items in the jar to win the top prize! Each participant will receive a prize when making a guess at the number. The final winner will be selected on March 31.

Zarrow Regional Library

2224 W. 51st St., 74107 • 918-549-7683

Minecraft Night

Tuesday, March 18 • 2-3:30pm

Thursday, March 27 • 6-8pm

Put your imagination to the test building your own world in the popular computer game Minecraft.

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