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Christina Kelley, MLS
Teen Services Librarian

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(812) 379-1260
teen@barth.lib.in.us

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Peep Wars!

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Conference Room

Join us for the 2nd Annual Peep Wars! Pair off and compete with a peep, a toothpick, and a microwave. Winners from first round will compete against each other in the second round and so on until...

The Monarch Butterfly: International Traveler

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Red Room

Jeff Belth, author of Butterflies of Indiana: A Field Guide, and Sandy Belth, Assistant Naturalist for Monroe County Parks & Recreation, will describe the life cycle, migration, and conservation of the ...

Teen Book Club: Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger

When: Monday, April 13, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Red Room

Join us as we discuss Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger. Each month we discuss a different teen book, make mini books to keep, play trivia games and win prizes. Come each month and collect all 12 mi...

One Stroke Painting

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Conference Room

Learn to blend, shade, and highlight, all in one stroke. Participants will paint yellow flowers on a canvas Instructor Marilyn Tentler is a Level 2 One Stroke Certified Instructor. $25 fee ...

DIY

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: BCPL

Make your own journal out of cereal boxes and scrap paper in the teen area after school. Use your journal to keep track of your budget, notes to yourself, or as a place to right down your thoughts. Stop by any time ...

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TAB Book Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Reviewed by Dylan
Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she doesn’t hurt anyone else no one really cares. The world is too busy crumbling to pieces to pay attention to a 17-year-old girl. Diseases are destroying the population, food is hard to find, birds don’t fly anymore, and th Read more

ANNOUNCEMENT--2015 Teen Book Club

Time to release the 2015 Teen Book Club booklist! The titles were chosen and voted on by the members of the Teen Advisory Board (TAB). January—Virals by Kathy Reichs February—Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick March—The Selection by Kiera Cass April—Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger May—Marvel Comics: Summer Reading Club, Every Hero Has a Story, official kick-off Read more

TAB Book Review: A Trick of the Light by Lois Metzger

Reviewed by Dylan
This novel is like nothing I have ever read before. I mean sure, I've read novels about teens battling eating disorders but Lois Metzger's novel stands out from the others. What makes it stand out is that she didn't write about a girl with anorexia she wrote about a boy. A lot of people have no idea that guys can even have eating disorders, but actually, out of the 10 million people in the United Read more

TAB Book Reivew: Second Star by Alyssa B. Sheinmel

Reviewed by Mila
Second Star, by Alyssa B. Sheinmel, is a modern day Peter Pan set on the beaches of California. The creative interpretations of J.M. Barrie’s characters are fun and creative. Freshly graduated from high school, rich girl Wendy Darling sets out to find her younger twin brothers, John and Michael, who disappeared while surfing only months before. During her search, she meets Pete Read more

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TAB Book Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

TAB Book Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Reviewed by Dylan
Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she doesn’t hurt anyone else no one really cares. The world is too busy crumbling to pieces to pay attention to a 17-year-old girl. Diseases are destroying the population, food is hard to find, birds don’t fly anymore, and th Read more
ANNOUNCEMENT--2015 Teen Book Club

ANNOUNCEMENT--2015 Teen Book Club

Time to release the 2015 Teen Book Club booklist! The titles were chosen and voted on by the members of the Teen Advisory Board (TAB). January—Virals by Kathy Reichs February—Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick March—The Selection by Kiera Cass April—Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger May—Marvel Comics: Summer Reading Club, Every Hero Has a Story, official kick-off Read more
TAB Book Review: A Trick of the Light by Lois Metzger

TAB Book Review: A Trick of the Light by Lois Metzger

Reviewed by Dylan
This novel is like nothing I have ever read before. I mean sure, I've read novels about teens battling eating disorders but Lois Metzger's novel stands out from the others. What makes it stand out is that she didn't write about a girl with anorexia she wrote about a boy. A lot of people have no idea that guys can even have eating disorders, but actually, out of the 10 million people in the United Read more
TAB Book Reivew: Second Star by Alyssa B. Sheinmel

TAB Book Reivew: Second Star by Alyssa B. Sheinmel

Reviewed by Mila
Second Star, by Alyssa B. Sheinmel, is a modern day Peter Pan set on the beaches of California. The creative interpretations of J.M. Barrie’s characters are fun and creative. Freshly graduated from high school, rich girl Wendy Darling sets out to find her younger twin brothers, John and Michael, who disappeared while surfing only months before. During her search, she meets Pete Read more


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Peep Wars!

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Conference Room

Join us for the 2nd Annual Peep Wars! Pair off and compete with a peep, a toothpick, and a microwave. Winners from first round will compete against each other in the second round and so on until...

The Monarch Butterfly: International Traveler

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Red Room

Jeff Belth, author of Butterflies of Indiana: A Field Guide, and Sandy Belth, Assistant Naturalist for Monroe County Parks & Recreation, will describe the life cycle, migration, and conservation of the ...

Teen Book Club: Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger

When: Monday, April 13, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Red Room

Join us as we discuss Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger. Each month we discuss a different teen book, make mini books to keep, play trivia games and win prizes. Come each month and collect all 12 mi...

One Stroke Painting

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: BCPL at Conference Room

Learn to blend, shade, and highlight, all in one stroke. Participants will paint yellow flowers on a canvas Instructor Marilyn Tentler is a Level 2 One Stroke Certified Instructor. $25 fee ...

DIY

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: BCPL

Make your own journal out of cereal boxes and scrap paper in the teen area after school. Use your journal to keep track of your budget, notes to yourself, or as a place to right down your thoughts. Stop by any time ...