Henderson County Public Library

Teen Department

Summer 2014 Programs

All Teen Summer Programs are for ages 12 to 19. You can register online by clicking on the time for each program below or by visiting the library. Programs fill fast, so register early. For more information, call the library at 270-826-3712.

Spark a Reaction Summer Reading Club

Spark a Reaction Summer Reading Club

Saturday, June 7 to Saturday July 26

Summer Reading Club is so easy and fun! All you have to do is read!!

For teens entering grades 6 through 12, read at least 3 books and write the titles of the books in your reading log.

Bring your completed reading log to the library and get a prize. Prizes will be awarded to every teen who completes their log.

Harry Potter Potions Class

Harry Potter Potions Class

Thursday, June 12 at 2:00 pm

Magic and science collide as we create potions that would amaze Professor Snape and Bill Nye the Science Guy!

Mythbusters

Mythbusters

Saturday, June 21 at 2:00 pm

Using logic and hands on experiments we'll discover which myths are plausible and which are just plain busted!

Art of Science

Art of Science

Tuesday, June 24 at 4:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon outside filled with explosive art fun!

Winter in July

Winter in July

Friday, July 11 at 1:00 pm

Do you wanna build a snowman? Good, cause we do too! Create snow and slush that won't melt…even in the summer heat!

Science Spa

Science Spa

Tuesday, July 15 at 3:00 pm

Make your own soap…after first blowing some up!

Candy Chemistry

Candy Chemistry

Saturday, July 19 at 2:00 pm

Learn the science of sweets as we create our own ice cream and pop rocks!

Playing with Plastic

Playing with Plastic

Wednesday, July 23 at 4:00 pm

Did you know you can make your own rubber bouncy balls out of glue and even turn milk into plastic!?!