Thursday, December 6, 2012

SAT Prep Test

A free SAT prep class presented by Kaplan will take place in the community room of the Main Library on Saturday, December 8 from 10:00 to 2:00. You MUST register through the Kaplan website: www.kaptest.com/enroll/SAT/07011/events

Thursday, September 20, 2012

SAT/ACT Practice Test


SAT/ACT Practice Test Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m at the Main Library. Space is limited, so register now if you are interested in attending this free practice test session run by Kaplan. To register go to:  http://www.kaptest.com/enroll/SAT/07011/events
Click on the “free events” tab and scroll down the Clifton Memorial Library listing.

Friday, August 24, 2012

Teen Summer Reading Winners

Congratulations to our 2012 Teen Summer Reading Winners for the Main Library!
1st Place Prize Winner: Abraham E.
2nd Place Prize Winner: Nessie Mae D.

Friday, August 3, 2012

Teen Book Review

Name: Nessie Mae                 Age: 12
Book Title: Immortal Hearts
Author: Ellen Schreiber
Tell us about the book. Would you recommend it to a friend?
"The book is part of the Vampire Kisses series and it is the best series I ever read. To really understand the book you have to read the whole series. The series is full of romance, suspense and gothness. Yes, I would recommend this to a friend it is the best book of the series."
Rating:
X  4 Stars- I loved it!
__ 3 Stars- It was good
__ 2 Stars- It was okay
__ 1 Star- Meh, I've read better
__ 0 Stars- Horrible!

Monday, July 16, 2012

Teen Movie Mondays

Movies will be shown for teens ages 12-17 at the Main Library from 3-5PM
July 16: The Green Hornet
July 23: Iron Man 2
July 30: Sherlock Holmes
Aug. 6: Sherlock Holmes: Game of Shadows

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Own The Night

Sign-up for the Teen Summer Reading Program "Own The Night" begins Monday June 18. You can sign up either at the Reference Desk at the Main Library or the Circulation Desk at the Allwood Branch.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Light Painting

Hey Teens! Get ready for another round of light painting! On Thursday, May 31, at 7PM in the Main Library we are very happy to have local photographer Rachel Darley back to lead our third session of light painting.
This program is for teens ages 11-17, registration is not required. To see light painting photos from previous programs head over to our Facebook page.

Thursday, April 26, 2012

The Gallagher Girls are back!

Out of Sight, Out of Time by Ally Carter (book 6 of the Gallagher Girls series)


Summer vacation has ended leaving Gallagher Girl Cammie bruised, battered and without a clue how she ended up this way. Her hopes of her life returning to some sense of normalcy with her return to Gallagher Academy are ruined as she experiences her best friend Bex giving her the cold shoulder and Liz and Macey acting as though she could go crazy at any time. Cammie knows that all this has something to do with her summer vacation and the only way to return to normal is to recover those memories that were lost to her.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Hunger Games

Hey Hunger Games fans ever wonder what your Hunger Games name would be and how you met your untimely death? If yes, check this out.
I'm Cecelia Babyshaker, District 9 Tribute in the 39th Hunger Games. Unfortunalty I was killed by slipping on a banana peel and landing on a bear.
What's your story?

Monday, March 5, 2012

Teen Tech Week 2012-Get Connected

QR Code scavenger hunt for Teen Tech Week
Your challenge is to find the QR codes that were placed around the library. Scan each QR code into your mobile device to get the next question in your scavenger hunt. There are nine QR codes to find, you have the week of March 4th-10th to find all the codes, Good Luck!
*Each QR code is a text file, so there is no need to connect to the internet. You can find free QR code readers in your app store.

Friday, February 3, 2012

Garden State Teen Book Awards 2012

2012 GSTBA Winners have been announced:
Fiction grades 6-8
Winner: The Maze Runner by James Dashner
2nd Place: My Life in Pink and Green by Lisa Greenwald
3rd Place: The Summer I turned Pretty by Jenny Han
Fiction grades 9-12
Winner: Fire by Kristin Cashore
2nd Place: Hate List by Jennifer Brown
3rd Place: Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
Non-fiction grades 6-12
Winner: Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures from the Archives of the Anne Frank House by Menno Metselaar and Ruud van der Rol
2nd Place: The Skateboarding Field Manual by Ryan Stutt
3rd Place: I Can't Keep My Own Secrets: Six Word Memoirs by Teens by Larry Smith and Rachel Fershleiser

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Light Painting Returns

Teens, join us at the Main Library on Thursday Feb. 2nd at 7PM for our 2nd Light Painting Workshop with local photographer Rachel Darley.  Registration is not necessary.