COMMUNITY EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
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The Digital View of Ontario
Ages 13 – 18 years
Photography Contest:
In honor of Teen Tech Week, capture your best
shot showing technology in Ontario. Entry forms at the Teen Alley or
Colony Branch Reference Desk.
Where: Ovitt Family Community
and
Colony Branch Libraries
When:
Entries accepted March 1 – 28
Call:
(909) 395-2228 or (909) 395-2014 for more information
Teen Book Fest Writing Contest
Ages 13 – 18 years
Are you a writer? Have an old manuscript? Dust it off and submit it!
Two winners will be chosen.
No registration required.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Entries accepted March 1– April 30
Card Game Fans
Ages 13 – 18 years
Do you like card games such as Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh? Join others
for a fun afternoon.
Pre-registration required.
Where: Colony High Branch Library
When:
Fridays, March 1 and April 5
Time:
2:30 – 4:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2014 to pre-register or register in person
Teen Tech Week Petting Zoo
Ages 13 – 18 years
“Geek out @ your library” with old school gaming systems. You’ll get
to experience how gaming used to be.
No registration required.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Tuesday, March 5
Time:
3:30 – 5:00pm
Teen Book Fest Book Club
Ages 13 – 18 years
Get ready for Teen Book Fest 2013 by attending a series of three book
clubs focused on the authors attending the event.
No registration required.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesdays, March 6, April 3, May 1
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
College Clinics
Ages 13 – 18 years
Everything you wanted to know about college but were afraid to ask.
We’re answering all your questions through a series of interactive
workshops for you and your parents.
Call today to register!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Thursdays, March 7, April 4, May 2, May 16
Time:
3:30 – 4:30pm
Ani-Manga Club
Ages 13 – 18 years
Discuss anime/manga while creating cool crafts and unique foods.
No registration required.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Fridays, March 8, April 12, May 10
Time:
4:00 – 5:30pm
A Night at the Movies
Ages 13 – 18 years
Why not make an evening of it? Join us for a night at the movies with
popcorn and drinks. Movie will be PG-13 or under.
Where: Colony High Branch Library
When:
Monday, March 11
Time:
6:00 – 8:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2014
Teen Book Fest Cover Re-Design
Ages 13 – 18 years
Embarrassed by the cover of the book you’re reading? Use MS
Publisher to create your own cover. Two winners will be chosen.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesdays, March 13, April 10
Time:
3:30 – 4:30pm
Teen Programs
SPRING 2013
Ontario City Library Storytimes,
Teen Movie Zone
Ages 13 – 18 years
Teens! Join us for a movie! We’ll watch the newest releases and the
best classics. Movies are PG-13 and under.
Where: Colony High Branch Library
When:
Fridays, March 15, May 10
Time:
2:30 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2014
Super Smash Bros Tournaments
Ages 13 – 18 years
Show off your brawling skills and win some awesome prizes. Join
our bi-monthly gaming tournament.
Call today to register!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Fridays, March 15, May 17
Time:
4:00 – 6:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2225
Pizza & A Movie
Ages 13 – 18 years
Join our monthly teen only movie night, showing blockbusters,
thrillers and comedies. Refreshments.
Parental advisory in effect.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Tuesdays, March 19, April 23, May 21
Time:
3:30 – 5:30pm
Call:
(909) 395-2225
Meet your Favorite Author … Online!
Ages 13 – 18 years
We’ll be showing you several different ways to contact your favorite
authors while staying safe online.
Call today to register!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesday, March 27
Time:
3:30 – 4:30pm
Call:
(909) 395-2225 to pre-register or register in person
Ontario Teens Read Finale!
Ages 13 – 18 years
Join us for a celebration of life in honor of every teen that battles
cancer. Bake sale, card making, and more.
Call today to register!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Friday, March 29
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2225
Game On!
Ages 13 – 18 years
Get your game on. Join us for an afternoon of video game awesomeness.
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Tuesdays, April 2, May 7
Time:
3:30 – 5:30pm
Call:
(909) 395-2225
Where: Colony High Branch Library
When:
Friday, April 12
Time:
2:30 – 4:00pm
Call:
(909) 395-2014
Prom Prep Incentive
Ages 13 – 18 years
Donate a gently worn prom dress or outfit to be entered in a raffle for
free hair and make-up styling. Chaffey drop-off week: March 11 – 16.
Colony drop-off week: April 1 – 6.
No registration required.
Where: Ovitt Family Community
and
Colony Branch Libraries
When:
Saturdays, April 6 and 20
Time:
10:00am – 4:00pm
Poetry Open House
Ages 13 – 18 years
Join us for the newest take on the oldest literary form. We’ll be
making our own magnetic poetry, creating poems using the spines of
books, and more.
Call today to register!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesday, April 17
Time:
5:30 – 6:30pm
College Clinics: Parent Workshop
Ages 13 – 18 years
Topics include: financial aid, scholarships, and other financial
resources available to college students.
Call today to register!
Where: Ovitt Family Community Library
When:
Wednesday, April 24
Time:
6:00 – 7:00pm
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