Summer Reading Kick off Party! - Tuesday 6/30 at 2pm: Register for the Summer Reading Program and learn how to earn points for prizes at the end of the summer
Big Game Day – Wednesday 7/1 at 1pm: Come and play life-sized versions of some of your favorite board games.
Book Swap – Monday 7/6 at 6pm: Have some old books or comics that you don’t want/need anymore? Bring them in to swap with each other. Maybe you’ll find a new favorite!
Henna Tattoos - Wednesday 7/8 at 3pm: We will learn about the art of Henna tattoos and get some practice. A permission slip signed by a parent or guardian is required to participate.
Comic Art Deco – Tuesday 7/14 at 3pm: Create stunning art pieces and decorations out of recycled comic books.
Interactive Movie: Night at the Museum – Thursday 7/16 at 6:15 pm: Come to not only watch a movie, but be a part of it! Only for grades 8 and under.
Faster than a Speeding Bullet with Geek Gal – Monday 7/20 at 1pm: How did the comic art form develop in America? What made it part of our nations mythos, and how is it evolving in the modern age? In this workshop, self-proclaimed Geek Gal will look at how sequential art has evolved throughout the years, and what influence it has had on modern popular culture in America and around the world.
Super Hero Murder Mystery party! – Thursday 7/23 at 6pm: A meeting of superheroes turns to disaster when one of their ranks is killed! Join us to find out who the killer is!
Manga Drawing Workshop with Shauna Leva – Wednesday 7/29 at 7pm: Artist Shauna Leva will be here to teach you all about drawing in the style of Japanese manga.
Hero Trivia– Friday 7/31 at 1pm: Buff up on your hero trivia knowledge and join us for this competition! Play for glory and for prizes.
Tie Dye! – Tuesday 8/4 at 1:30 pm: Bring in a white shirt to the library for some tie dye fun.
Teen Movie Night (The Avengers) – Thursday 8/6 at 6pm – Join us for this superhero blockbuster with an interactive twist! Bring your cellphone (with texting plan) or ipad to join in on the fun!
Pudding Pictionary – Monday 8/10 at 4pm: The classic game of Pictionary with a messy twist!
Manga Madness – Tuesday 8/11 at 6pm: Come and celebrate the heroes and heroines of Japanese Manga with snacks, games, and video clips!
Summer Reading Finale Party – Thursday 8/13 at 2pm: We’ll be raffling off all of the prizes for the summer. Feel free to come cosplaying as your favorite character for bonus tickets! Also, a junk food buffet!
The Massachusetts Summer Library Program is sponsored by the Nevins Memorial Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Funding provided by the Friends of the Nevins Memorial Library.
ABOUT US - The Nevins Memorial Library's Young Adult Department serves Methuen teens in grades 7 through 12. The YA Department, which is currently located on the Main Floor at the Library, offers teens a variety of materials, including fiction, graphic novels and comics, current magazines, video games, DVDs, and programs.
Please note: all programs are for teens in grades 7 – 12 unless otherwise noted. Contact Amy at 978-686-4080 x 35 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.