Teen Summer Reading Program

June 10 through July 31

As teens read books over the summer they receive coupons for a free DVD checkout and can use the coupons to enter drawings for various prizes. The Teen Summer Reading Program also features activities and movies provided for teens, by teens for free throughout the summer.

Summer Reading Kick-off Party
Wednesday, June 10 at 5:00 pm, Friends Room

Tinker’s Workshop
Wednesday, June 12 at 3:00 pm, Friends Room

Teen BBQ in the Park
Wednesday, June 19 at 3:00 pm, Barnes Park

To register and for further information, call the Reference Desk at (626) 307-1368.

Teen Summer Movies

Wednesday, June 5 at 3:00pm, Friends Room
It's 1987 and the robot car Bumblebee is looking for a place to take refuge on earth. The damaged car hides out at a California junkyard where a teenager named Charlie eventually discovers the Transformer. However, Charlie also learns that Sector 7, a government agency, is trying to hunt them down. In addition, she finds that there are other Transformers on Earth besides Bumblebee and those others may have evil intentions during their stay on the planet. The movie is rated PG13 and runs 142 minutes.

Mortal Engines
Wednesday, June 26 at 3:00pm, Friends Room
In a distant future, a Great War has caused horrific changes to the world's landscape resulting in near-constant natural disasters and people live in major cities modified with huge engines and traction-style wheels so that they can move everything rapidly to a safer area as disasters strike. The movie is rated PG13 and runs 129 minutes.