Keyword: Teen Read Week

Story of a Costume Party

Dress up as a character from a book, comic, or manga and come to the Costume Party at Jenks Library! Thursday, October 31st from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM. We'll most definitely have candy :) but also some games and general awesomeness. Plus, you get to show off your mad costume skillz! If you need some ideas, check out the links below:

http://bit.ly/1aLfX0x YA specific costumes

http://bit.ly/1gw34w7 Flow chart to help you decide

Got questions? Ask a librarian! 918-549-7570

 

Seek the Unknown in Your Library's Time Machine: Steampunk Installment

 Make your costume for our steampunk gathering, Tuesday Oct. 22 @ 6PM

Join teens in vintage costume for a steampunk gathering. Design a time machine, explore alternative history, solve a Sherlockian mystery, share steamy snacks and more. Prizes given out during the program for the most creative, steampunk attire!

Anime Mini Con Schedule

2013 AMC

Check out the full schedule of events for the 2013 Anime Mini-Con by clicking on the PDF attachment below. Tons of fun stuff planned, so we hope you can make it! 

Called 918-549-7490 for more information.

Anime Mini Con!

2013 AMC

Save the date for the 2013 Anime Mini Con!

This year's Mini Con will take place at our Hardesty Regional Library on Saturday, October, 26th, from 1-4 pm and will include:

2013 Teen Read Month

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October is right around the corner, and at the Tulsa City-County Libraries, that means it's Teen Read Month! 

Teen Read Week is an initiative of the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). It started in 1998, making 2013 the 16th celebration! In Oklahoma we love Teen Read Week soooo much we celebrate for the entire month of October. Why is it important to celebrate? For a lot of reasons. Teens have so many options for entertainment, so it’s important to remind them to spend time reading for pleasure: it’s free, fun, and can be done anywhere. Research shows that teens who read for fun have better test scores and are more likely to succeed in the workforce.  There are so many possibilities that exist within the doors of the library and within the covers of books!

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