Teen Events
Wed, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library
Get your motor running! Learn how to get started with your servo motors. We will cover wiring and programming for both types of motors included in your kit. Grades 5-8. Registration required.
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Wed, Feb 01, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Robert Crown Branch Library
Do you enjoy art projects? What about getting creative with science? Join us at the Robert Crown Library and learn how to make your own slime!

Sat, Feb 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Falcon Room (303)
Have an idea for a game element that's difficult to make? Laser cut it! Learn how to design specialty parts and decorations for the laser cutter. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.
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Sun, Feb 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Community Meeting Room (107)
Young people from the Youth Chorus of the North Shore inviite you to a Karaoke Sing-Along!
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Wed, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library
Have questions about the challenge? Need help with your game. Drop by the Robert Crown Branch Library and get assistance from one our cardboard engineering experts. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.

Wed, Feb 08, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Main Library
An evening of inspiration and conversation with best-selling and award-winning children’s and young adult author and poet, Kwame Alexander.
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Thu, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library
Looking to take your game to the next level by adding buttons or a switch? Learn how to make your game stand out with these cool control features. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.

Thu, Feb 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Robert Crown Branch Library - Robert Crown Multipurpose Room
Love anime and manga? Join us at Robert Crown for Anime Club. We will watch anime and eat delicious and sometimes weird Japanese snacks. Grades 6-12.

Sat, Feb 11, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Robert Crown Lobby
"Never take broken for an answer" Following the Ifixit motto, the Repair Café Volunteers will do their best to bring your beloved items back to life... with your help!
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Sat, Feb 11, 12:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Falcon Room (303)
Join us for an in-person game of D&D! Registration Required. Grades 6-12.
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Mon, Feb 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Community Meeting Room (107)
On November 14, 1889, reporters Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland left New York, racing in opposite directions around the world, trying to beat the fictional Phileas Fogg--but above all each other.

Mon, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Robert Crown Library - Multi Purpose Room
Start off the year with a bang! Come to the PEPL Friend Raising Event to learn more, share ideas and help support and plan for EPLs 150th year! We will have snacks.

Wed, Feb 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library
Have questions about the challenge? Need help with your game. Drop by the Robert Crown Branch Library and get assistance from one our cardboard engineering experts. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.

Thu, Feb 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library - Robert Crown Multipurpose Room
Light your project up! Learn how to add a NeoPixel light strand to your game. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.

Thu, Feb 16, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
The Loft (Teen Space)
Love anime and manga? Join us in the Loft for Anime Club. We will watch anime and eat delicious and sometimes weird Japanese snacks. Grades 6-12.

Sat, Feb 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Robert Crown Branch Library - Robert Crown Multipurpose Room
Participants in the Family Sleuth project are invited to work together as sleuths to identify African Americans who have made contributions to American History using clues that will be sent to you.

Sat, Feb 18, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Community Meeting Room (107)
Northwestern Community Health Corps' - Red Cross Training program offers CPR/First Aid/AED training sessions for interested individuals

Sun, Feb 19, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Robert Crown Community Center - Rooms B/C
Join us for an evening of great food, fun and games in celebration of Black History Month!

Wed, Feb 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library
Have questions about the challenge? Need help with your game. Drop by the Robert Crown Branch Library and get assistance from one our cardboard engineering experts. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.

Thu, Feb 23, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Robert Crown Branch Library - Robert Crown Multipurpose Room
Make some noise! This workshop will show you how to use TunePad to add your own unique sound effects/music to your game and connect a speaker to the Circuit Playground Express. Registration Required.

Sat, Feb 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Robert Crown Branch Library - Robert Crown Multipurpose Room
Participants in the Family Sleuth project are invited to work together as sleuths to identify African Americans who have made contributions to American History using clues that will be sent to you.

Sat, Feb 25, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Falcon Room (303)
Northwestern Community Health Corps' - Red Cross Training program offers CPR/First Aid/AED training sessions for interested individuals

Sun, Feb 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Falcon Room (303)
Make some noise! This workshop will show you how to use TunePad to add your own unique sound effects/music to your game and connect a speaker to the Circuit Playground Express. Registration Required.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Robert Crown Branch Library - Robert Crown Multipurpose Room
Break out the craft supplies! Deck out your cardboard game with color, accessories, lights and more. Art supplies will be provided. Grades 5-8. Registration Required.