You Are Here: Teen Update #2
You shouldn't be surprised that it has taken me so long to feature Teen Summer Reading on the blog again. Didn't you read Update #1?
African Paper Beads - Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
22 teens turned magazine pages into unique beaded jewelry. If you want to follow in their accessorizing footsteps, check out this how-to website.
Harry Potter Potions Class - Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
Pottermania is rampant these days! Unfortunately, no Muggle camera was able to capture the spectacular concoctions whipped up by our 28 teen wizard wannabees.
Summer Finale: The Amazing Race - Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
There were road blocks! There were detours! There were 29 travel-savvy teens tackling some puzzling and crazy challenges inspired by the TV show. And they were rewarded with pizza!
Of course, a summer at the Hoover Public Library isn't just limited to awesome events. What about the READING part? How did that turn out? I'm glad you asked! Prepare to be completely impressed! 1,216 rising 6th-12th graders participated in the summer reading program!