Programs for Teens

Washington County libraries have lots of programs and events for teens coming soon. To find out more about a specific event, click on the event's name (example: "Anime Club Meeting").

Library phone numbers are usually listed with an event or can be found on the Your Libraries page.

7/5/2015

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Date/Time:Repeats every week every Sunday and every Saturday until Thu Dec 31 2015 .Xbox1? WiiU? We have both. Just Dance or Super Smash Bros. 4? Join your friends for fun in the Teen Room. Parking at the Library is limited because of parking lot improvements; additional parking is available at nearby public parking lots. See Construction Around the Library for more information. LocationTualatin Library Teen Room

7/6/2015

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM - Beaverton City Library Main: Chess and Backgammon play. Casual pick-up games. Basic chess or backgammon knowledge assumed. Grades 3-8. Drop-in.

7/7/2015

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Puett Room: Teens in grades 6 and up Are you a fan? Feel the feels with other like-minded teens. Join us weekly toshare your favorite shows, games, music and videos. While you watch, play andlisten, make fandom crafts including Weeping Angel masks, Peep gardens, T-shirtmods and melty bead critters.

7/7/2015

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - South Lawn: July 6th is the first day to pick up prizes; redeem your reading logs if you’re finished, then join us for lawn games and Voodoo Donuts! Bring an article of clothing to Sharpie tie-dye! Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/8/2015

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Cedar Mill Library: Discover the process of creating comics. Games and activities for everyone, including writing, drawing and 'inking' contests. Attendees will receive a free comic book! Cosplay attire encouraged! Please contact the Cedar Mill Library at 503-644-0043 x114 to register starting June 1st.

7/8/2015

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Teen Scavenger HuntSolve clues, find supplies, and make it to the end first!Grab a friend and sign up to piece the puzzle together! This event requires use of the library and leaving the building! Prizes! Grades 6 -12.Wednesday, July 82 - 4 PMLibrary Community RoomDate/TimeWed, 07/08/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pmLocationTualatin Public Library

7/9/2015

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Hillsboro Main Library: Discover the process of creating comics. Games andactivities for everyone, including writing, drawing and “inking” contests.Attendees will receive a free comic book! Cosplay attire encouraged.

7/9/2015

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Cornelius Council Chambers, 1310 N Adair Street, Cornelius: Tired of playing the classic Clue board game?Join us for a life size old school murder mystery game in a new light. Get theclues, and guess who killed The Author!Was it Katniss? Harry Potter? Percy Jackson? Come play and find out!Refreshments will be provided

7/9/2015

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Meeting Room A: Get nostalgic with a different theme each week – join us for BINGO & shenanigans! Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/9/2015

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Beaverton City Library @ Murray Scholls: Join us outside and play games you already know with a twist – they are LIFE-SIZED! Grades 6-12. Drop-in.

7/10/2015

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Beaverton City Library Main: Starting June 19, join us in the Teen Room on Fridays during June and July for casual Wii U Gaming with Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros. and New Super Mario Bros.! Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/10/2015

2:30 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Teen Top Chef CompetitionDate/Time:Repeats every week until Fri Aug 21 2015 .Fri, 07/10/2015 - 2:30pmTop Chef CompetitionCome to the Teen Room to sign-up and for more information!Fridays and Saturdays in July and August New Season's and Farmer's Market competition. Come and sign-up with a friend. Make seasonal salsa. Compete against other teens and see who comes out on top. Eight teams start and only one will win the top prize! Grades 6 - 12. Click any thumbnail image to view a slideshow

7/11/2015

8:00 AM - Tualatin Public Library: Teen Top Chef Competition Taste-Off at Tualatin Farmer's MarketDate/Time:Repeats every week until Sat Aug 22 2015 .Sat, 07/11/2015 - 8:00amCompete against other teams and see who comes out on top!In collaboration with New Season's Market, come and taste samples of the Teen Top Chef Competition at the Saturday Farmer's Market in front of the library!Vote for your favorite sample and find out who wins the competition during the finals in August.Click any thumbnail image to view a slideshow

7/11/2015

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Date/Time:Repeats every week every Sunday and every Saturday until Thu Dec 31 2015 .Xbox1? WiiU? We have both. Just Dance or Super Smash Bros. 4? Join your friends for fun in the Teen Room. Parking at the Library is limited because of parking lot improvements; additional parking is available at nearby public parking lots. See Construction Around the Library for more information. LocationTualatin Library Teen Room

7/11/2015

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Bethany Library: Teens create your own super hero after the library closes! Use perler beads, old toys or draw your own life sized version of you as a super hero! Plus snacks!

7/12/2015

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Date/Time:Repeats every week every Sunday and every Saturday until Thu Dec 31 2015 .Xbox1? WiiU? We have both. Just Dance or Super Smash Bros. 4? Join your friends for fun in the Teen Room. Parking at the Library is limited because of parking lot improvements; additional parking is available at nearby public parking lots. See Construction Around the Library for more information. LocationTualatin Library Teen Room

7/13/2015

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Meeting Room B: Homeschoolers of all ages, bring your parents and your favorite books to the library. We'll take turns raving about our favorites! Grades Pre-K-12. Drop-in.

7/14/2015

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Puett Room: Teens in grades 6 and up Are you a fan? Feel the feels with other like-minded teens. Join us weekly toshare your favorite shows, games, music and videos. While you watch, play andlisten, make fandom crafts including Weeping Angel masks, Peep gardens, T-shirtmods and melty bead critters.

7/14/2015

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Beaverton City Library Main: Calling all Anime & Japanese culture fanatics! Join other fans at the BCL on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays each month for snacks, Anime movies, drawing, discussion and more. Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/15/2015

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Brad Clark's Comic WorkshopBrad Clark Comics workshopDiscover the process of creating comic!There will be games and activities for everyone, including writing, drawing and 'inking' contests.Attendees will receive a free comic book!Cosplay attire encouraged!Date/TimeWed, 07/15/2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm *Pre-registration required. Please go to: Tualatinoregon.gov and the date of the event.

7/15/2015

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Meeting Room A: Join us for easy, fun, often messy science experiments! Registration required - visit http://www.beavertonlibrary.org/register. Event registrations open one month before the date of the event. Grades 3-8. Drop-off.

7/15/2015

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Meeting Room A: Join us for easy, fun, often messy science experiments! Registration required - visit http://www.beavertonlibrary.org/register. Event registrations open one month before the date of the event. Grades 3-8. Drop-off.

7/16/2015

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - West Slope Community Library: Discover the process of creating comics. Games and activities for everyone, including writing, drawing and 'inking' contests. Attendees will receive a free comic book! Cosplay attire encouraged.

7/16/2015

3:00 PM - Jessie Mays Community Hall , 30975 NW Hillcrest St. North Plains: If you're a fan of YA books, don't miss Story Trivia! Test your knowledge for fabulous prizes like books, book-themed prize packs, gift certificates and more! After the trivia game, Portland authors Robin Herrera, Chris Struyk-Bonn and Mary Elizabeth Summer will be on hand to read from their books and answer a few audience questions. If you're a reader, you're a winner!This event is open to those entering grades 6-12 only.

7/16/2015

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Meeting Room A: Get nostalgic with a different theme each week – join us for BINGO & shenanigans! Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/16/2015

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM - West Slope Community Library: Play electronic or board games at the library! The library has Wii Sports Resort & several other Wii games for up to four players, but you are also welcome to bring along your own games to share (rated E-E10+, please.) Board games at the library include Catan: Junior, Hedbanz and Loopin' Louie, but we could also play cards! Just come prepared to play and have fun.All ages welcome.

7/17/2015

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Beaverton City Library Main: Starting June 19, join us in the Teen Room on Fridays during June and July for casual Wii U Gaming with Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros. and New Super Mario Bros.! Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/17/2015

2:00 PM to 4:30 PM - Beaverton City Library Main: Watch a newer, popular superhero movie & do an activity related to the film! Snacks will be provided! Grades 6-12. Drop-off.

7/17/2015

2:30 PM - Tualatin Public Library: Teen Top Chef CompetitionDate/Time:Repeats every week until Fri Aug 21 2015 .Fri, 07/10/2015 - 2:30pmTop Chef CompetitionCome to the Teen Room to sign-up and for more information!Fridays and Saturdays in July and August New Season's and Farmer's Market competition. Come and sign-up with a friend. Make seasonal salsa. Compete against other teens and see who comes out on top. Eight teams start and only one will win the top prize! Grades 6 - 12. Click any thumbnail image to view a slideshow

7/18/2015

8:00 AM - Tualatin Public Library: Teen Top Chef Competition Taste-Off at Tualatin Farmer's MarketDate/Time:Repeats every week until Sat Aug 22 2015 .Sat, 07/11/2015 - 8:00amCompete against other teams and see who comes out on top!In collaboration with New Season's Market, come and taste samples of the Teen Top Chef Competition at the Saturday Farmer's Market in front of the library!Vote for your favorite sample and find out who wins the competition during the finals in August.Click any thumbnail image to view a slideshow