Check out this video of a 'chain reaction' of books in the Main Lobby:
We hope that you were able to join in on the fun!
[ 120 comments ] ( 1832 views )
The AnimeCon 9 schedule of events has been posted. It is going to be an awesome day!
Digital Scavenger Hunt
Manga Jewelry Making
Japanese Fish Printing
Haiku Writing Workshop
Bento Box Iron Chef Challenge
Ninja Hand Game
Japanimation Draw Something
Ramen Noodle Eating Contest
Getting in Shape
Arming of the Samurai
Cosplay Contest & Group Picture
AnimeCon 9, August 3rd, 2012
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Click here to register
[ 201 comments ] ( 5087 views )
Highlights from the event:
Egg Drop Competition – Teens enjoyed creating carriers for raw eggs which were then dropped in the south lobby. Most of the teens’ carriers allowed the eggs to “survive” the journey. Thanks to professor Thomas Berfield and his students from the U of L Speed School for being on hand to coordinate this activity.
Fresh Fruit Fear Factor and Healthy Snack Challenge. We had a variety of fresh fruits, veggies, healthy dips and other good choices for snacking.
Forever Fades Away – This year’s band really rocked the house!
Pride and Passion : The African American Baseball Experience – Teens enjoyed a scavenger hunt based on the current exhibit in the Bernheim Gallery.
Other activities included karaoke, gaming, Astronaut 101 training, presentations by the Health Department and Animal Services, and a Hunger Games themed science activity courtesy of the Louisville Science Center.
Thank you to everyone who came out and made the program a success! Check out LFPL's Facebook page for more photos.
[ 164 comments ] ( 3177 views )
Teens in the Underground got a close-up look at a baby skunk during the Co-existing with Wildlife program presented by Brigitte Williams of Second Chances Wildlife Center.
Local graphic artist Ted Nathanson led a workshop on creating comics recently in the Underground teen center at the Main branch of the Louisville Free Public Library.
Teens at the St. Matthews branch had fun taking hilarious pictures with funny props.
At Bon Air, these two friends created this image using the Comic Life iPad app.
Summer isn't over yet, check out these upcoming teen programs!
[ 198 comments ] ( 11808 views )
Survivor Night, LFPL's free after-hours teen event, returns to the Main Library, Friday, July 13th. Click here to register, or call 574-1724 for more info.
[ 177 comments ] ( 2441 views )