Teen

Successful Storytellers

A good story is hard to create but you know one when you encounter it! What makes a good story and how to storytellers become successful? These questions will be tackled by this panel of successful storytellers from the Dallas Fort Worth Writers' Workshop, including noted author RoseMary Hannold and graphic novelist/ web comic Ken Lyons ( https://cartoondaily1.wordpress.com/ ) and ( https://kencomics.tumblr.com/ ).

"Successful Storytellers" is part of...

Indie Comic Books

Are you interested in all types of comic books, but especially those off the beaten path? This panel- with local comic book enthusiasts and creators, David Doub publisher of Dusk Comics, Charles Fox of Chub Wagon Monsters ( http://chubwagonmonsters.com/ ) & Novels and Elia the creator of webcomic Elia in a Box ( http://www.eliainabox.com/ ). Learn how to get your indie comic off the ground and begin to network with local creators!

"Indie Comic Books" is part of...

Gender and Sexuality in Comics

Presented by scholars at the University of Texas at Arlington this panel will focus on the depictions of GLBTQ+ characters in comics. Specifically, Amber Raley is presenting "Stereotype or Success? GLBTQ Characters in Comic Books" and Dr. Christopher Conway will be presenting "Gender in Mexican Comics". There will be time for question and answer period after the panel presentations.

"Gender and Sexuality in Comics" is part of ArlingCon .

Writer's Write-In with the Dallas Fort Worth Writers' Workshop

During this program the Dallas Fort Worth Writers' Workshop ( http://www.dfwwritersworkshop.org/ ) will be hosting a "write in” where they will provide timed writing prompts for different facets of writing like characterization, dialogue, etc., and attendees will do the writing in the room! Then, program goers will be given the opportunity to share their work.

"Writer's Write-In with the DFW Writers' Workshop" is part of ArlingCon .

Sphero Challenge!

Our Sphero Challenge will give teens the opportunity to work with new technology, think creatively and win a grand prize! Sphero robots can race, jump and swim! We will have pools to test Sphero's underwater capability, paint to make art with Sphero and mazes to stump the best coders out there! Teens, ages 13-18 are invited to join the two-day Sphero challenge at our Northeast Branch in the Teen Zone area from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Absolutely Fabulous Magic Class

Teens will be amazed as James performs magic tricks that he ses to entertain and baffle audiences around the world! After performing each trick, James teaches how it's done! Registration is required, registration will open two weeks prior to the program.

Intro to Geocaching

Get introduced to the fun and excitement of geocaching in this free, introductory session. Learn how to get started and get exploring! Geocaching is a world-wide, high-tech treasure hunt. People use GPS-enabled devices (GPS receivers and smart phones) to hunt for hidden objects all around the globe.

Already know the ins and outs of geocaching? Then take your game to the next level with the library's Advanced Geocaching sessions.

Play Days

Join us for Play Days, a time for children ages 0-4 and their caregivers to play together with toys and make new friends. Play Days is an extension of our Family Place program. For more information about our Family Place programs, visit http://arlingtonlibrary.org/family-place-libraries/

TechLiNK @ Big Summer Kickoff Police Department

The Arlington Public Library gives priority to locations that target underserved populations and the proposed event should align with and support the mission and objectives of the Arlington Public Library. Library-sponsored instructors will be available to assist bus operations & teach classes.

Please email visit requests or inquiries to Sarai Suarez . Event...

TechLiNK @ Goodwill

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at Goodwill on Thursdays afternoons to provide computer/internet access. No library card required!

Request the TechLiNK vehicle for your Arlington community or event!

The Arlington Public Library gives priority to locations that target underserved populations and the proposed event should align with and support the mission and objectives of the Arlington Public Library. Library-sponsored instructors will be available to assist bus operations & teach classes.

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