Special Events for Tweens & Teens this Fall

Fall will be here before you know it.  If you’re looking for something not quite as fun as the picture above, but still pretty fun, you can count on DPL.  Yesterday we previewed the regular programs we have lined up for the upcoming season.  Today you can check out the details on upcoming special events for tweens and teens:

September’s Special Events

Cemetery Tours – Join us at the Fairmount Cemetery on Saturday, Sept. 8th at 2:00 p.m. to hear strange stories about the fascinating people buried there and learn how to find secrets in a cemetery.  FREE!  Registration is required.

Spook Walk – Saturday, Sept. 15th at 2:00 p.m. at the Main St. Library.  Don’t be afraid; the Davenport Library wants to take you on a Spook Walk!  Join us for some paranormal activity.  You will visit over half a dozen sites in town that are rumored to be haunted.  This walk is approximately 2 miles, so comfortable walking shoes and a bottle of water are recommended.  FREE!  Registration is required.

October’s Special Events

Teen Anime Fest – Saturday, October 13th from 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Figge Art Museum.  Enjoy an afternoon of anime and manga in various formats.  Cosplay contest, art contest, Japanese language class, candy sushi, drinks, and more!  Manga and anime merchandise also available for purchase.  $5 admission charge includes snacks and drinks.  No registration required.

Quidditch World Cup – Saturday, October 13th at 6:00 p.m. at the Eastern Avenue Branch Library.  Grab a broomstick and compete with other teens in the Quidditch World Cup!  Participants will be sorted into teams for competition.  Equipment and rules will be provided.  FREE!  Registration required for players and spectators.

Cemetery Tours – Join us at the Fairmount Cemetery on Friday, October 26th at 7:00 p.m. or on  Saturday, October 27th at 2:00 p.m. to hear strange stories about the fascinating people buried there and learn how to find secrets in a cemetery.  FREE!  Registration is required.

Teen Costume Party – Tuesday, October 30th at 5:00 p.m. at the Fairmount St. Library.  Celebrate the season at this teens only costume party.  Have fun with creepy games and activities.  Plus, enjoy scary snacks and drinks.  FREE!  Registration is required.

Call DPL at 563-326-7832 to register or find out more details on these or any of our upcoming programs.

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One Response to Special Events for Tweens & Teens this Fall

  • Bethany says:

    Do you have to be a teen to come to the Quidditch World Cup????? I sure do know many adults who’d come.(not that I’d be one of them or anything….)