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Library to host several activities in March

Posted: Friday, March 3, 2017

The Huntington Library has a full week scheduled for this year’s Teen Tech Week. Taking place the first week in March every year, this year’s session will feature a different program for teens involving technology each day of the week.

On Monday, March 6, at 4 p.m. the Library will feature a Tech Take-Apart, where teens can tear down old tech to see how it works. Tuesday, March 7, at 4 p.m. will feature a Make Your Own Superhero Poster workshop. Wednesday, March 8, at 6 p.m. a Coding for Beginners Workshop will be open to all teens interested in developing for computers or the web. Thursday, March 9, will feature a peeler bead craft at 4 p.m. Teens will be building paper circuits on Friday, March 10, at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 11, the library will host their it’s celebration from 1 to 4 p.m., where teens can build paper roller coasters, rubber band bracelets and decorate a power cable or charging cord. All week teens can also Guess the Book by the Tweet and enter the Library Meme Contest. More information on all of these programs can be found on the website at http://hctpl.info.

Saturday, March 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. teens are invited to visit the library and make pizza from scratch and then eat the results. No previous cooking experience is required, and all ingredients are provided.

The Huntington Library will also celebrate the release of the live-action film, Beauty and the Beast, by holding a Royal Ball for the community’s boys and girls. Those attending should participate dressed as a prince, princess, knight, or in any other courtly costume, and enjoy food and drink, song and dance, games, crafts, a photo booth and more. The event takes place Saturday, March 18, at 3 p.m., and to children five to 12 years old are invited to attend.

The Huntington Library is located at 255 W. Park Drive. For more information on these or other programs, contact the Huntington Library at (260) 356-0824 or email ask@hctpl.info.