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Upcoming Events for Teens

Summer Reading has begun!

Game Night – June 26 at 5:00PM

Survival Kit Tin – July 10 at 5:00PM

World Travel Trivia – July 17 at 5:00PM

Movie Night – “Ghostbusters Frozen Empire” – July 24 at 5:00PM

Adulting 101: Sew it begins again – July 29 at 5:30PM

To sign up for programs, or to ask any questions about the Young Adult Department, please call 570-821-1959 or email reference@luzernelibraries.org.

Teen Programming

Game Night

Let’s start this Summer off right! Game Night is back!! Free Pizza and Drinks!!

Wednesday June 26, 2024

5:00-7:00PM

Teens and Young Adults

Registration is not required but appreciated. For more information call 570-823-0156, or to register online, go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/

Survival Kit Tin

Ready for an adventure? Don’t forget your survival kit! Decorate and fill your own kit and never be unprepared!

Wednesday July 10, 2024

5:00-7:00PM

Teens

3rd Floor Meeting Room

Registration is required. For more information call 570-823-0156, or to register online, go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/

World Travel Trivia

Who’s ready to travel the world? Test your knowledge of the world, landmarks, culture and customs to be crowned a true world explorer!

Prizes and snacks provided!

Wednesday July 17, 2024

5:00-7:00PM

Teens

3rd Floor Meeting Room

Registration is required. For more information call 570-823-0156, or to register online, go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/

Movie Night – “Ghostbusters Frozen Empire” (PG-13)

In Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire, the Spengler family returns to where it all started – the iconic New York City firehouse – to team up with the original Ghostbusters, who’ve developed a top-secret research lab to take busting ghosts to the next level.

Snacks and drinks will be provided!

Wednesday July 24, 2024

5:00-7:00PM

Teens and Young Adults

Reading Room

Registration is not required but appreciated. For more information call 570-823-0156, or to register online, go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/

Adulting 101: And Sew it Begins …. Again!

Learn the basics of sewing and mending from Tailor, Liza Roper. Free giveaway for all participants!

Monday July 29, 2024

5:30-7:00PM

Teens and Young Adults

3rd Floor Meeting Room

Registration is required. For more information call 570-823-0156, or to register online, go to: https://osterhout.info/program-registration/

Virtual “Lost Osterhout Treasure Hunt”

All ages can learn and explore the library while stuck at home. Follow the clues to Elizabeth Osterhout’s hidden treasure.

Follow the link to start the hunt!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScrW1C58u3QtD4uP8Dmsr9ACQiZpQ52k8QJvFOfJQwzQFUEww/viewform?usp=sf_link

STAR WARS QUIZ

Test your STAR WARS knowledge! Are you a Padawan or Jedi Master?

For all ages. Follow the link provided.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSecuwI0CDtNB5YOwYBjVfYxda1k-w4NBahz5b8gUO3kYffKgA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Harry Potter Trivia Quiz

How well do you know your “Harry Potter” trivia? Give our quiz a chance to test your Potter knowledge.

Follow the link provided to see if you’re a  Wizard or a Muggle!

For all ages.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScbRxxxvkwo4M4QWg_z9CuHY03ib5uqI5JTbrtFmWNWmWEYQQ/viewform?usp=sf_link

ATTENTION: Teachers and Parents

The POWER Library OER Commons hub is designed to serve educators across the Commonwealth with high quality, customizable lesson plans, and other resources, that directly correlate Pennsylvania’s  content standards to the resources provided in POWER Library.

To find lesson plans, go to: https://www.oercommons.org/hubs/POWERLibrary 

Register and create your own account to contribute!

Thank you to our Sponsors

We’d like to thank our wonderful sponsors, the Luzerne Foundation and the Wilkes-Barre Health Department, for supporting new Young Adult/ Teen programming this year!

We’d also like to thank: The Pennsylvania Harness Horsemen’s Association, Janney Montgomery Scott, Falzone Towing Service, McCarthy Tire Service, Central Clay Products, and Mark and Traci Cross for supporting our Young Adult/ Teen Computer Space!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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