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Title
Date
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Grandville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
East Grand Rapids Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Cascade Township Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 04, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Delve into the world of creative writing by exploring different techniques and short story ideas. This workshop offers the opportunity to share your work with other aspiring writers. Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Englehardt Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Grandville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
East Grand Rapids Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Cascade Township Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
During this two-hour workshop, learn the pre-production process that film and animation use to create awesome stories. We will take your creative thoughts, add structure and create simple drawings that will help you describe your ideas when you execute them as short films. No artistic experience needed, but it is helpful. This workshop is also a helpful introduction to KDL's Teen Filmmaking Workshop scheduled for October 18 at the East Grand Rapids Branch. Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Wyoming Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Have you dreamed of owning your own business? At age 19, Tommy Brann became the youngest restaurant owner in Michigan. Chill out and enjoy some great food while he shares his expertise and talks about his book, "Mind Your Own Business." For teens grades 6-12. Author Visit.
Library
Wyoming Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Save your brains! Build a survival bag, practice your aim, and learn what it takes to stay alive during a zombie apocalypse. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Comstock Park Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Grandville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
East Grand Rapids Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Krause Memorial Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Delve into the world of creative writing by exploring different techniques and short story ideas. This workshop offers the opportunity to share your work with other aspiring writers. Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Cascade Township Branch

Title
Date
Friday, October 17, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Calling all teens! Think you have what it takes to compete in our Halo 4 multiplayer tournament? Bring a partner and battle the best of the best in this first-person shooter competition. The last team standing wins the prize! Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited. For teens grades 6-12. Gaming. Guys Read Approved.
Library
East Grand Rapids Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Description
Do you have a passion for film? Not sure where or how to start? This fun-filled, full-day workshop will take you from camera-wielding novice to having a completely edited short film under your belt. In partnership with the Community Media Center, all filming and editing equipment will be provided for the day. Teens are encouraged to bring a story idea, storyboard, and/or a screenplay. This workshop is designed for, but not restricted to, teens who wish to create a film to submit to the Kent County Teen Film Festival. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
East Grand Rapids Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Save your brains! Build a survival bag, practice your aim, and learn what it takes to stay alive during a zombie apocalypse. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Alto Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Delve into the world of creative writing by exploring different techniques and short story ideas. This workshop offers the opportunity to share your work with other aspiring writers. Pre-registration is required and participant spots are limited. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Kentwood Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Wyoming Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Save your brains! Build a survival bag, practice your aim, and learn what it takes to stay alive during a zombie apocalypse. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Gaines Township Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Make, hack and create! Fun, hands-on projects featuring tech, crafts and more. This month's project is Zombie Crafts. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Grandville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
East Grand Rapids Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Teen-only fun for you and your friends at the library! Stop by for activities that may include board games, food and more. For teens grades 6-12.
Library
Cascade Township Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Save your brains! Build a survival bag, practice your aim, and learn what it takes to stay alive during a zombie apocalypse. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Tyrone Township Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Save your brains! Build a survival bag, practice your aim, and learn what it takes to stay alive during a zombie apocalypse. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Cascade Township Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Save your brains! Build a survival bag, practice your aim, and learn what it takes to stay alive during a zombie apocalypse. For teens grades 6-12. Guys Read Approved.
Library
Sand Lake / Nelson Township Branch

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Kind of a let down. The focus was on the two main characters and their boyfriends, but the relationships were based on physical attraction only. It would have been better if the characters were attracted to the personality of their boyfriend/girlfriend instead of just physical attraction. I really liked reading about the friendship between the girls, though. It was interesting seeing how that developed.   Request this book
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