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Teen Scene

Claim Your Space!
The Young Adult Room is a teen-only space from 3–7 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends. Log on, meet friends, and get research help or reading recommendations.

All events are for grades 6–12 and will be held in the George & Yvonne Burgess Community Room unless otherwise noted.

Technartology show
TechnARTology Show
Submit Entries February 1-28
Grades 6-12
Submit your work to our technology-themed art show curated by Teen Library Council. Pick up a submission form at the library or download one here. Submit digital, video or handmade art and photography from Thursday, Feb. 1, to Wednesday, Feb. 28.  Teen Library Council will select three favorites and the winners will receive a prize. We will display favorites in the Young Adult Room during Teen Tech Week, March 4-10. Sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library
Super Smash Tournament
Saturday, February 17 | 1-5 p.m. | Grades 6-12
Who will triumph in the ultimate test of Smash skill? Enter this double elimination WiiU tournament and find out. The top players will win prizes. Sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library

Film: Hidden Figures (PG)
Wednesday, February 28 | 5-7:30 p.m. | All ages
See Hidden Figures, a film about several African-American women whose complex calculations made the space program possible. Explore our activity stations highlighting some of the accomplishments and inventions of brilliant and often unsung Black Americans.

J-Pop fans unite! Join this manga book group and mingle with other otaku teens while watching anime, making stuff and enjoying Japanese snacks. Registration required. Sign up at the Children’s Reference Desk and get your free copy of the book while supplies last. Sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library

Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign by Takaya Kagami, Yamato Yamamoto and Daisuke Furuya
Tuesday, February 27 | 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Grades 6-12

A mysterious virus kills adults but spares children, and vampires sweep in to fill the void. Yuichiro yearns to destroy the vampire overlords and connect with other humans.

Join this book discussion group for grades 6-12 and discover some fantastic reads while enjoying snacks, games and crafts. Registration required. Sign up at the Children’s Reference Desk and get your FREE copy of the book while supplies last. Sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library
The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough
Tuesday, February 20 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Grades 6-12

Love and Death chose Henry and Flora at birth to be pawns in an ongoing competition between the two immortals. Once the two teenagers finally meet, they become unwitting players in a game that Death has always won.

Teen Volunteers
» 9:30 a.m.-noon
» Every Saturday morning
Interested? Please register here or contact Katie Nelson at 503-718-2516 if you have questions.
Teen volunteers!

Teen Library Council

You know what the library needs? YOU!  Be a leader. Join Teen Library Council and help plan events for all ages, create displays and set the direction for teen library services. For more information, contact Lisa at LisaE@tigard-or.gov or 503-718-2654.

Find More

 » Books for Teens
 » Homework Help
 » Cultural/Museum Pass
 » Program Proposal Form
 » Photography Guidelines

Additional parking is available in the evenings at City Hall, 13125 SW Hall Blvd., and afternoons and evenings at the Senior Center, 8815 SW Omara Street. 

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