Welcome to our group blog by the teens and librarians at Upper Darby Sellers Library. We blog about anything related to our library: upcoming events, new books, favorite authors, interesting websites, or whatever. Feel free to comment on the posts of others, but remember that inappropriate comments will be deleted. Also, email Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be a contributor. Get your voice heard at the library!
Upcoming Spring Schedule, April-June
Here's the upcoming events for the next three months, ladies and gents. Some of these events are available to register for now. I'm still working on finishing the sign-up packets for the upcoming Random-a-thon, so that should be ready in a few days.
Movie Day: Wreck-It Ralph
Wednesday, April 17, 3:30 to 5:30
Join us for a special viewing of Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph! Register now.
Random-a-thon Teen Advisory Board Fundraiser
Saturday, April 27, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Ask for hourly pledges from family and friends, then come to our event for as long as you can! The longer you stay, the more money you'll help raise for teen programs in 2013. Pass the time with all kinds of library activities, including video games, crafts, board/card games, and random surprise events throughout the day! Register now and pick up a participation packet with more info.
Dance Dance Revolution
Wednesday, May 1, 3:30 to 5:00
Show your moves at our Xbox DDR program! Dance for fun, then enter atournament.Register now.
Comic Book Swap & Movies
Saturday, May 4, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
It's Free Comic Book Day at participating comic book shops! Come celebrate by trading in your old comic books and graphic novels for new reads! We'll be showing two classic movies inspired by comics, Scott Pilgrim vs The World (PG-13) followed by The Amazing Spider-Man (PG-13). Stop in just to swap, or stay for as long as you'd like! Register now.
Board Game Day
Wednesday, May 15, 3:30 to 5:30
Do you want to try out a new game? Do you have an old favorite to share? Bring your own or use ours, hang out with your friends, eat snacks, and win prizes! Registration begins April 15.
Saturday Morning Cartoons
Saturday, June 1, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Relive the days when Saturday mornings ruled. Bring in your favorite childhood cartoon DVDs or select from the ones on hand. Cereal will be provided.
Registration begins May 6.
YouTube Viewing Party
Wednesday, June 5, 3:30 to 5:00
Show videos in the categories of humor, music/anime, and other to win prizes. We will hook a laptop up to a projector so that everyone has a great view. Come prepared with ideas *appropriate* for the whole group.
Registration begins May 6
Friday, June 28, 6:30 to 8:30
We’ll be celebrating Pokemon with lots of activities, including a costume contest, Pokemon Stadium battling, watching the cartoon, and more!
Registration begins May 27. Permission slip required.
Mondays, April 1 to June 24
3:30 to 5:00
Bring your Yu-Gi-Oh! deck, DS, PSP, or any other game you’re into. We'll also hook up the Wii or Xbox for multiplayer gaming. Hang out, relax, and play
whatever you want! Permission slip required. Club size limited to 35 members. Registration is ongoing until spaces are full.
Asian Culture Club
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:00
We meet twice per month to watch and discuss great anime shows, participate in an art challenge, and learn about Japanese culture. Registration is ongoing until spaces are full.