Selfie Reflections on Saturdays
Selfie Reflections on Saturdays
Create your autobiography of the photographic world using Mac-based software such as iPhoto and Adobe Creative Suite.
Saturdays in October 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2014
11:00 am — 1:00 pm
Call 240.777.0910 or Register ONLINE.
Become a Teen Tech Volunteer
Who: 7th - 12th grade students interested in technology and digital media
When: 3-7:30 pm Weekdays and 1-5 pm Saturdays. Sign up for 2 hour time slots on a weekly basis.
Where: Digital Media Lab at the Long Branch Library
Earn SSL hours to help maintain and organize digital lab equipment and materials, assist others with the use of MAC computers and software, and work on special projects.
Great Teen Events @ MCPL!
September 25: The Stock Market for Teen Investors @ Germantown Library, 7 p.m.
September 27: Cued Speech for Beginners @ Rockville Memorial Library, 1 p.m.
September 27: Celebra!: National Hispanic Heritage Month @ Aspen Hill Library, 3:30 p.m.
September 28: Sign Language for Beginners @ Germantown Library, 2 p.m. (5 weeks)
October 2: Teen Writing Club (first meeting of new club) @ Kensington Park Library, 6:15 p.m.
October 4: "How to Draw Super Heroes" with Cartoonist Paul Merklein @ White Oak Library, 1:30 p.m.
October 7: Civil War Memories - Hijinks and Home with Judy Cook @ Rockville Memorial Library, 7 p.m.
October 7: Meet Author Carl Hiaasen (Skink No Surrender) @ Bethesda Library, 7 p.m.
October 11: SAT Practice Test @ Germantown Library, 3 p.m.
October 15: Meet the Author: U.S. News & World Report Senior Money Editor Kimberly Palmer @ Damascus Library, 7 p.m.
Teens' Top Ten
Vote for your favorite three books from the 2014 Teens' Top Ten list of nominees! Voting is from August 15 - October 18. The winning books will be annouced on October 20. Have fun reading and voting!
Download 5 Free Songs a Week!
Download 5 MP3 songs each week. They're free and legal to download.
Choose from over 3,000,000 recordings on Sony and independent record labels.
Freegal works with any computer, any portable music player, and iTunes. The music is yours to keep.
Download limits are reset early Monday mornings at 12:01 a.m.
Freegal also has apps for Apple and Android portable devices.
Zinio is a free collection of 100 full color, interactive digital magazines. You can read current issues and back issues without holds, checkout periods, or a limit on the number you can download. All you need is your library card to get started!
The top vote-getter of the "What is your preferred mode of travel?" poll was the Panem train in The Hunger Games.
NEW POLL: Which one of the following schools would you want to attend? (Source: The Hub)
Youth Cruiser SmarTrip® Cards
Youth Cruiser SmarTrip® card for residents ages 18 years and younger can be purchased at all MCPL branches for $2.00 to use on Montgomery County’s Ride On bus system. Proof of age and County residence is required to obtain a Youth Cruiser SmarTrip® card. Riders or their parents must purchase the card in person. Learn more.
The Many Reasons Why the Library Is Great for Teens
Videos created by Shannon Farney, Office of Cable and Broadband Services, in collaboration with MCPL's Teen Advisory Group.