October Teen Events

Whatever your interests, the library is the place to be for teens this month.

Early Out Hang Out - Warrensburg

If there is an early out on Wednesday, we’re hanging out at the library.  Play the latest game consoles like the Nintendo Switch, or go retro with the Super Nintendo.  Paint a pumpkin for the annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest on October 3. Most importantly, you can hang out with friends and have fun.

Age: Middle School

Wednesday, October 3 - 1:15-3:15 p.m.

Wednesday, October 24 - 1:15-3:15 p.m.

Wednesday, October 31 - 1:15-3:15 p.m.

TRL2 Teen Advisory Board - Warrensburg

TRL2 (Teens Revolutionizing Libraries @ Trails Regional Library) is a secret organization comprised of creative geniuses, fun people, and book lovers who have been planning a teenage takeover of Trails! If you fit this description check us out!

Wednesday, October 3 - 3:30 p.m.

Read, Rave, Repeat! - Warrensburg

Join “Read, Rave, Repeat!” the book club for TRL teens! Each month we’ll discuss books within a chosen genre. The genre for October is nonfiction. Nonfiction is based on facts, real events, and real people, such as biography or history. Teens choose any nonfiction book you wish and come prepared for snacks, engaging book talk, and more!

Age: 6th-12th Grade

Wednesday, October 10 - 4:00 p.m.

Haunted Halloween Lantern - Knob Noster

Halloween is coming! Are you ready to enchant your guests? Creep on in to the library and conjure up this fun lantern to light up your room or home! Make it spooky or make it silly, it’s up to you! Space is limited. Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person.

Wednesday, October 10 - 3:00 p.m.

Pumpkin Head! - Lexington

Fashion the best pumpkin in the patch. We’ll supply the unique makings and snacks.

Thursday, October 11 - 3:30 p.m.

Teen Advisory Board - Odessa

Join our monthly teen meeting and become a part of the decision-making process for library programs, special events, and more, all while earning community service hours. Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person

Saturday, October 13 - 2:30 p.m.

Fall Wreath - Warrensburg

Get ready for fall by making your very own fall wreath. It can be used as a centerpiece, wall decor, or however you please. We will supply all materials for this take home project.  Sign up today. Space is limited to 20. Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person. 

Age: 13 years old and up

Wednesday, October 17 - 3:30 p.m.

It’s New! It’s a Unique Experience! - Holden

Have you tried  virtual reality?  It is a lot of fun!  Bring your gaming buddies to the library for an hour of fun and light snacks. Registration required; call the branch or sign up in person.

Age: Pre-Teen, Teen

Thursday, October 18 - 4:00 p.m.

Spooktacular Lock In - Odessa

It’s time for a spooky teen lock in. Come as you are or dressed in your favorite costume and have fun with food and games.

Saturday, October 27 - 6:30 p.m.