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PPL Teen Group

The Puyallup Public Library offers free weekly programs for teens throughout the school year. Teens can drop in for Anime Club, gaming days, crafting, and the League of Teen Advisors volunteer group.  All teen programs are offered through funding from The Friends of the Puyallup Public Library.

If you would like to be added to our monthly newsletter about teen programs, please email Young Adult Librarian Bonnie Svitavsky to be added to our mailing list.



Anime Club: Hetalia & more!

Wednesday, January 7th, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

This month we’ll be watching variety of short anime, including Hetalia: Axis Powers, Chi’s Sweet Home, Bee & Puppycat, and Miss Monochrome.  These shows are not rated. Come expecting a lot of comedy!

Anime Club meets almost every month to watch shows, read manga, and have a good time. If you’re an anime fan or just getting started on your first series, check it out! This event is aimed at teens ages 13+.

Do you have requests for future anime club screenings? Send your suggested titles to Young Adult Librarian Bonnie S at bsvitavsky@ci.puyallup.wa.us.

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The League of Teen Advisors

Wednesday, January 14th, 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Make a difference at your library! Join our Teen Advisory Group. Your opinion matters - if you’d like to plan and assist with teen programs, then this is the group for you! Help shape services for teens at the library with this great volunteer opportunity. 

This month, we’ll be planning and brainstorming for Free Comic Book Day and the 2015 Teen Summer Reading program. The theme for this summer will be Unmask!, with programs based around heroes.  Help decide the programs that we'll feature for teens this summer.

Feel free to email the library with questions about how the League of Teen Advisors can count towards school community service requirements.

Crafternoon:


Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Wednesday, January 21st, 3:00 - 5:30 pm

Join us as and watch Captain America: The Winter Soldier (PG-13). Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier.

While we watch, you can make a variety of comics-inspired crafts, including comic book magnets, buttons, and bookmarks!  Craft examples are from Crafting a Green World and Crafts by Amanda.

Captain America     


Gaming @ the Library

Wednesday, January 28th, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Join us for a day of games and fun! Use that grey matter to play video games or test your skills with our many board and card games! Try Fluxx, Settlers of Catan, or Curses and discover a new game! Or you and your friends can bring your own card game – Magic: The Gathering, Pokemon, or other CCGs are welcome. It’s a game day at the library, a chance for you to unwind and spend time with friends.



The League of Teen Advisors

Wednesday, February 25th, 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Make a difference at your library! Join our Teen Advisory Group. Your opinion matters - if you’d like to plan and assist with teen programs, then this is the group for you! Help shape services for teens at the library with this great volunteer opportunity.  

This month we'll be talking about decorating the Library's Teen Zone and about what programs/activities we want to hold during Free Comic Book Day (May 2nd).

Feel free to email the library with questions about how the League of Teen Advisors can count towards school community service requirements.