After being sold to a cruel couple in New York City, a thirteen-year-old slave named Isabel spies for the rebels during the Revolutionary War. Read the book then join us for a discussion, a snack, and a fun activity. Ages 11-14. Registration required.
Chess is one of the oldest and most complex games of all time. It's a fascinating game of reason and logic, where you win by out-thinking, out-planning, and out-smarting your opponent. Bring your chess board and enjoy playing chess with others at the Thornhill Branch. The chess club will meet the second and fourth Saturday of every month. Ages 8-Adult.
Kickboxing isn't just for expert fighters--you can learn this fun cardio workout, which combines boxing and martial arts movements. Burn calories, learn new moves, and get fit! Grades 6-12. Registration required.
Attend this free six-week workshop to learn computer skills like word processing, internet safety and basic programming using Scratch software. The courses are designed for 4th-8th grade students. In order to complete the course and earn a free computer, KIDS MUST ATTEND EVERY CLASS. Upon graduation students will receive a computer, monitor and peripherals (Keyboard, mouse), audio speakers and a 4GB flash drive.
Presented by St. Louis Byte Works. Registration is required by calling 314-994-3300. You MUST call this number and speak to Customer Connect. Registration at the library is NOT allowed. Limited to 12 students (only one person per household may participate).
Learn how to use a telescope as you take in the features of the night sky. Get some tips on great apps and other technology to help you hone your inner astronomer. Presented by the St. Louis Astronomical Society. Ages 12-18.
What is your fandom? Do you geek out about a book series? are you a Whovian? a Nerdfighter? Do you compose epic fanfics? Do you like to read, eat snacks and talk to people? Come talk about your favorite things. Come just for the talk or stay for Teen Advisory Group after. Grades 5-12.