Battle of the Teen Bands This Friday Night!
It's our Ninth Annual Battle of the Teen Bands. Music fans and summer readers are invited to rock out with three competing teen bands - By Royal Decree, On the Sidewalk, and Thamaturgy - on Friday, June 8, 2012 at 6 p.m. Each band performs a 20-minute / 3-song set in front of a panel of judges and a live audience. The winner will receive a $300 grand prize, provided by the Friends of the Hoover Public Library. Admission and refreshments are free.
This is the kick-off event for our Teen Summer Reading program - Read, Perchance to Dream. Seventh - twelfth graders can earn a ticket for every 100 pages read. Redeem tickets for prizes or entries into four grand prizes: Sansa MP3 Player, Sony HD Video Camera, Nintendo DSi XL, Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight. Earn a free book by reading a total of 1,500 pages. Stop by the Teen Spot to register, May 21 - July 13.
There will also be seven special Tuesday night events and an after-hours, all-ages GeekFest. Check out the Teen Spot Events page for specifics.