What's Happening

Gaming Sunday's @ the library takes place the second and fourth Sundays of each month.  The next scheduled meetings are April 27th, May 11th and 25th, June 8th and 22nd.  We meet from 12:30-4 pm in meeting rooms 2/3 to play customizable card games such as Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, board games, and anything else people want to bring.  All ages are welcome.

Free Comic Book Day is coming May 3rd.  There will be give-a-ways and other activities all day long.  Sponsored by Keith’s Komix.

Teen Summer Volunteer Orientation takes place May 7th at 4:30pm, May 8th at 7:30 pm, May 10th at 4:00 pm and May 11th at 4:00 pm.  Teens and tweens currently in grades 6-12 who are interested in volunteering at the library summer 2014 are required attend one 15 minute orientation session and fill out an application form.  Teens help out in a variety of ways for an average of 2 hours per week from June through July.  Returning volunteers need not attend.  Your information will be mailed to you.  If you are too busy to attend orientation – are you too busy to volunteer?


Tsukasa Taiko Drummers are coming to entertain us as part of our anime convention on May 29th .  Watch the website for time.


Poplar Creek Library Anime Con I is coming May 29th Noon through evening in the Meeting Rooms.  Anyone interested in participating in the Cosplay and/or Art contests or presenting a Panel discussion must return an application by May 15th.  Applications may be downloaded or copied from links on the library website:  www.poplarcreeklibrary.org  Return forms This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to Young Adult Services Desk @ Poplar Creek Public Library.  Questions?  630-483-4941 or e-mail.


Mario Kart Races lead by teen volunteers will be held on Wednesday June 25th.  This event is for young people ages 10 and under.  Registration is requested at the Young Adult Services Desk.  Please arrive by 12:30 pm.  Program is held in room one.  Free, Prizes, Refreshments.  Questions?  630-483-4928.

Smash Brother’s Brawl Tournament is coming June 28th.  Registration opens at 10:00 am in room one. Play begins by 11:30 am.  This lasts til 3:30 pm so tournament participants must remain the entire time.  There will be other consoles available for drop-in non-tournament play. Bring your own Wii controllers marked with your name and your lunch.  Snacks provided.  Prizes are from GameStop. This is open to ages 10 and up.



Link to Teen Calendar Events