September 27 - October 24
Banned Book Week kicks off our month long celebration of our freedom to read! Banned Book Week is Nationally praised, especially in Libraries, in stomping out censorship and exploring new topics that can be tough to overcome. This has been a celebration since 1982 and over 11,000 titles have been challenged since. Are you ready to be a Rebel Reader? Stop by the library or sign up today on Beanstack!
To complete this Challenge and collect your reward you must:
-Read at least 2 hours!
-Participate in at least 1 activity!
-Complete at least 1 book review!
Your book reviews must include:
1. The Title & Author of the BANNED or CHALLENGED book.
2. A brief statement about the book along with if you believe it should be challenged or banned.
3. Give it a fire rating from 1-5, let us know if you felt like a rebel reading it and if you enjoyed it! 1 being you did not like it and 5 being the highest lit rating!
Saturday, October 17th @ 12-3 PM
Calling all fighters and monks, mages and wizards, knights and warriors... Wilmington Public Library invites teens ages 12-18 for a LARPing Event! LARP is Live Action Role Playing, all supplies for the event will be provided! No weapons may be brought on site as they will be made at the Library out of cardboard and foam. Masks and registration will be required and costumes are encouraged. Sign up here!
For more information contact the Teen Specialist, Nikia.
Saturday, October 31 from 4-9 pm
Halloween has come to Animal Crossing and on a super Spooky Island. Fill out a Travel Request form for a time-slot to visit this mystical and festive Island! In game costume ball, scavenger hunt, and prizes will be given to participants! Along with a special guest. Registration is required to join! This event will take place in the Animal Crossing game.
If you have any questions contact the Teen Specialist, Nikia.