6th-12th Grade Event

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Escape Room
Jul
19
10:00 AM10:00

Escape Room

Can you escape the room? Sign up and find out!

10am - 10:45am
11am - 11:45am
12pm - 12:45pm
2pm - 2:45pm
3pm - 3:45pm
4pm - 4:45pm

For incoming 6th-12th grade Glen Rock students. Registration is required and begins on June 15th at 10am. Sign up is limited to ONE time slot, and each time slot is limited to 6 participants. Click on a time above to register for that session.

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Escape Room
Jul
26
9:30 AM09:30

Escape Room

Can you escape the room? Sign up and find out! (Same room experience as 7/19).

9:30am - 10:15am
10:30am - 11:15am
11:30am - 12:15pm


For incoming 6th-12th grade Glen Rock students. Registration is required and begins on June 15th at 10am. Sign up is limited to ONE time slot, and each time slot is limited to 6 participants. Click on a time above to register for that session.

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Library Mascot Design Contest Deadline
May
17
9:00 AM09:00

Library Mascot Design Contest Deadline

The Glen Rock Library needs your help designing our first ever mascot! This contest is open to all Glen Rock residents in grades 6-12. Winner will be selected by a panel of judges to include Library Board members, our Library Director, and our Teen Librarian. Winner will receive a $50 Amazon gift card.

Click here for more details and to download an entry form. All entries must be submitted no later than Friday, May 17th.

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NJ Makers Day
Mar
23
10:00 AM10:00

NJ Makers Day

Glen Rock Public Library is proud to once again be a participating site for New Jersey Makers Day on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Community members of all ages are invited to join us from 10am to 2pm for an exciting event filled with activities focused on maker culture and STEM learning. Highlights of the day will include robotics, podcasting, crafts, and more. We thank the Friends of the Library for their generous support and funding of this event.

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Python Workshop Part 2
Dec
20
6:00 PM18:00

Python Workshop Part 2

Learn about the programming language, Python, which can be used for everything from web development to software development and scientific applications.

This is a two-part class which will be held on Thursday, December 13 and Thursday, December 20 from 6pm to 8pm. Registration is for both dates.

For 6th grade and up. **All attendees must bring their own laptop.**

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies.

Click here to register.

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Python Workshop Part 1
Dec
13
6:00 PM18:00

Python Workshop Part 1

Description:Learn about the programming language, Python, which can be used for everything from web development to software development and scientific applications.

This is a two-part class which will be held on Thursday, December 13 and Thursday, December 20 from 6pm to 8pm. Registration is for both dates.

For 6th grade and up. **All attendees must bring their own laptop.**

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies.

Click here to register.

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Scratch Coding Workshop Part 2
Nov
19
6:00 PM18:00

Scratch Coding Workshop Part 2

Learn to code using Scratch! Scratch is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

This is a two-part class which will be held on Monday, November 12 and Monday, November 19 from 6pm to 8pm. Registration is for both dates.

For ages 8-16. All attendees must bring their own laptop.

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies.

Click here to register.

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Scratch Coding Workshop Part 1
Nov
12
6:00 PM18:00

Scratch Coding Workshop Part 1

Learn to code using Scratch! Scratch is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

This is a two-part class which will be held on Monday, November 12 and Monday, November 19 from 6pm to 8pm. Registration is for both dates.

For ages 8-16. All attendees must bring their own laptop.

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies.

Click here to register.

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Website Building Workshop
Oct
10
6:00 PM18:00

Website Building Workshop

Interested in making your own website but never knew how to? Want to learn basic coding skills? Attend two free lessons to learn HTML and CSS to make your own basic website, and put it live on the internet for all to see!

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies who start classes like these throughout Bergen County.

This is a two-part class and registration is for BOTH dates, 10/3 & 10/10.

Registration required. For students in grade 5 and up. **Students must bring their own laptop.**

Click here to register.

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Website Building Workshop
Oct
3
6:00 PM18:00

Website Building Workshop

Interested in making your own website but never knew how to? Want to learn basic coding skills? Attend two free lessons to learn HTML and CSS to make your own basic website, and put it live on the internet for all to see!

This class is taught by Generation Coders club, a club of students in Bergen County Academies who start classes like these throughout Bergen County.

This is a two-part class and registration is for BOTH dates, 10/3 & 10/10.

Registration required. For students in grade 5 and up. **Students must bring their own laptop.**

Click here to register.

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Pop-Up Makerspace
Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

Pop-Up Makerspace

Stop by for pop-up makerspace activities led by teen volunteers on Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 16 & 23 from 2pm-4pm and Fridays, July 20, August 17 & 24 from 10am-12pm. Create, learn, and play with Ozobots, Brainflakes, Brain Builders, a custom button maker, or Hue Animation Studio! No registration required. All ages welcome! 

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Pop-Up Makerspace
Aug
23
2:00 PM14:00

Pop-Up Makerspace

Stop by for pop-up makerspace activities led by teen volunteers on Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 16 & 23 from 2pm-4pm and Fridays, July 20, August 17 & 24 from 10am-12pm. Create, learn, and play with Ozobots, Brainflakes, Brain Builders, a custom button maker, or Hue Animation Studio! No registration required. All ages welcome! 

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Pop-Up Makerspace
Aug
17
10:00 AM10:00

Pop-Up Makerspace

Stop by for pop-up makerspace activities led by teen volunteers on Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 16 & 23 from 2pm-4pm and Fridays, July 20, August 17 & 24 from 10am-12pm. Create, learn, and play with Ozobots, Brainflakes, Brain Builders, a custom button maker, or Hue Animation Studio! No registration required. All ages welcome! 

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Pop-Up Makerspace
Aug
16
2:00 PM14:00

Pop-Up Makerspace

Stop by for pop-up makerspace activities led by teen volunteers on Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 16 & 23 from 2pm-4pm and Fridays, July 20, August 17 & 24 from 10am-12pm. Create, learn, and play with Ozobots, Brainflakes, Brain Builders, a custom button maker, or Hue Animation Studio! No registration required. All ages welcome! 

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Pop-Up Makerspace
Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

Pop-Up Makerspace

Stop by for pop-up makerspace activities led by teen volunteers on Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 16 & 23 from 2pm-4pm and Fridays, July 20, August 17 & 24 from 10am-12pm. Create, learn, and play with Ozobots, Brainflakes, Brain Builders, a custom button maker, or Hue Animation Studio! No registration required. All ages welcome! 

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Pop-Up Makerspace
Jul
19
2:00 PM14:00

Pop-Up Makerspace

Stop by for pop-up makerspace activities led by teen volunteers on Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 16 & 23 from 2pm-4pm and Fridays, July 20, August 17 & 24 from 10am-12pm. Create, learn, and play with Ozobots, Brainflakes, Brain Builders, a custom button maker, or Hue Animation Studio! No registration required. All ages welcome! 

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Interactive Movie with MuVChat
Jul
11
3:00 PM15:00

Interactive Movie with MuVChat

Cool off from the summer heat by watching a movie at the library. We’ll use MuVChat throughout the movie, which is an app that allows you to text your commentary right up on-screen in real-time. Gather your snarkiest friends and join us for a screening of the original Jurassic Park. Registration is required and will begin on Saturday, June 16th.

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Summer Reading Kickoff: T-Shirt Decorating
Jun
26
2:00 PM14:00

Summer Reading Kickoff: T-Shirt Decorating

Start your summer off with a t-shirt decorating party at the Glen Rock Library! All students entering 6th through 12th grade are invited. Bring your own t-shirt, tank top, shorts, tote bag and your creativity! We will supply tie-dye materials, sharpie pens, bleach pens (for colored fabric), and extra t-shirts. Registration is required and begins on Saturday, June 16th.

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Intro to Guitar
Apr
26
5:30 PM17:30

Intro to Guitar

For ages 10-15. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things guitar. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Bring your own guitar if you have one, a few will be available.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Intro to Guitar
Mar
28
7:00 PM19:00

Intro to Guitar

For teens and adults. Led by instructors from Architekt Music, this is an introductory course to all things guitar. Learn some basic chord progressions, tuning, and strumming techniques to get the fall off to a musical start! Bring your own guitar if you have one, a few will be available.

Space is limited. Register here.

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Mashed Up! Book Club
Mar
14
5:30 PM17:30

Mashed Up! Book Club

Wednesday, March 14th at 5:30PM at The Curious Reader

Pick up a copy of a book so new that it hasn't even been published yet! Read the whole thing, give us some info, and then convince other book club members why they should read it! Everyone will have a different book.

In partnership with The Curious Reader (you can snag a book at the library or at the store).

Earn volunteer hours by allowing the book store and library to use your reviews.

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