May Teen Events

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


Pizza Party! - Corder

It’s time to celebrate! School is almost out for summer, the Summer Reading Program is about to begin AND it’s finally turning warm outside! Do we need any more reasons for a pizza party? Whatever you’re celebrating, come in for a slice, we’d love to have you.  

Age: Children, Teen

Wednesday, May 1 - 3:00 p.m.


TAG (Teen Advisory Group) - Odessa

Teens, we need your spark of imagination! Help us make your programs exciting by sharing your ideas. Teens in Honor Society or another organization looking for community service hours? Here is a fun and fulfilling way to earn them.

Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: Teen

Thursday, May 2 - 4:30 p.m.


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 Super Nintendo. Most importantly, you can hang out with friends and have fun.

Age: Middle School

Wednesday, May 8 - 1:15-3:15 p.m.


Chalk It Up! - Lexington

Teens can make their own chalkboard keepsake to display their favorite inspirational sayings. All supplies will be provided, along with refreshments.

Age: Teen

Thursday, May 9 - 3:30 p.m.


Resume Building -Continuing Education Class - Warrensburg

We will be using Google Docs to prepare striking resumes that turn the eye of any potential employer. We will discuss writing focused goal statements, creating a work history timeline and writing effective bullet points that document job responsibilities and duties. We will discuss how to approach people to ask for references and documenting references. In addition, records on online applications, job search engines, and professional websites will be covered.

Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: 15 years old and up

Monday, May 13 - 4:00 p.m.


Early Out Hang Out - Warrensburg

This will be the last Early Out Hang Out of the school year. Come celebrate the end of another successful year with a movie, popcorn, and pizza!

Age: Middle School

Wednesday, May 15 - 1:15 p.m.


Just Craftin’ Around - Warrensburg

Make this fun, easy craft and take home four colorful coasters to match the décor of your home! We will provide all of the inspiration and design ideas, as well as the supplies.

Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: 13 years old and up

Wednesday, May 22 - 3:30 p.m.


Wood Block Crafting - Odessa

A block of wood has so much potential! Join us as we transform the ordinary to extraordinary!

Age: Teen

Friday, May 24 - 4:00 p.m.


Aloha to School! - Holden

School’s out for summer! What are you going to read this summer? Put on your summertime beachwear and come to the library to check out our YA reads!  We’ll enjoy tropical punch & snacks also! Most tropical looking costume will win a prize!

Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: Pre-Teen, Teen

Thursday, May 30 - 3:30 p.m.