Archive for the ‘Anime Club’ Category

Regular Fall Programs for Tweens & Teens

August 14, 2012

The following programs are going on at the Fairmount Branch Library through December:

  • Anime Club – Explore all things Anime the 1st and  3rd Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m.  (Registration is not required.)
  • Teen Volunteer Council – Be cool, volunteer at the Library! Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m.  (Registration is not required.)
  • Teen Chess Club – Enjoy the challenge of an epic game of chess. Meets the 4th Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. No December meeting.  (Registration is not required.)
  • Get Your Game On – Hang out, play video games and have fun! Every Wednesday from 3:00-5:00 p.m.  (Registration is not required.)

Also, be sure to check out our newest regular teen program called ‘Sew What?‘ which will be held on Saturdays at the Eastern Ave. Branch at 2:00 p.m. this September – November.  It’s the fun new program for tweens that want to learn how to sew or pick up a new hobby.  This is the perfect opportunity for those ages 8-13 to learn all kinds of needlecraft. From sewing and stitching to embroidery and more, learn a new skill and have fun. FREE! (Registration is required for the Sew What? program.  Call 563-326-7832 to register!)

 Stay tuned!  Tomorrow we’ll post info on our upcoming special events for tweens & teens…

Marble Magnet Madness at Anime Club

March 19, 2012

If you missed our first round of Marble Magnet Madness-The Anime Version at December’s Anime Club then tomorrow night is your chance to catch up on the fun. 

Yes, Marble Magnet Madness-The Anime Version, Round 2 will begin tomorrow night at the Fairmount St. Branch at 5:30.  Bring your friends, bring your siblings, bring yourself and get ready to make some clearly cool crafts you can put in your locker, on the fridge, or wherever your little magnetic heart desires.


Who wants candy sushi?

March 5, 2012

Anime Club is tomorrow night at Fairmount from 5:30-7:30.  Join us as we preview the 3rd installment of the xxxHolic Anime. 

We’re also going to make and enjoy candy sushi.  And if you’ve never had candy sushi before you are in for a super tasty treat! 

No registration is required for this free teen program.  Hope to see you there.

Anime Club is Tomorrow Night

February 20, 2012

At tomorrow night’s Anime Club we’ll be continuing our fascination with the xxxHolic DVD series.  We’ll be screening the second collection and slurping some ramen. 

If you’d like to join us from 5:30-7:30 at the Fairmount St. library, we’ll save you a seat! 

No registration is required.  Oh, and the ramen is free…and so delicious.

Kirigami at Anime Club

January 2, 2012

Join us for the first Anime Club of 2012 tomorrow night from 5:30-7:30 at the Fairmount St. library.  We’ll watch some of our favorite Anime and take our origami skills to a whole new level with some cool Kirigami crafting.  It’s a fairly easy art with singularly spectacular results. 

Check out these uh-maze-ing examples:

And even more uh-maze-ing:

And these which are beyond uh-maze-ing:

String Creatures at Tuesday’s Anime Club

October 31, 2011

Did you know that DPL’s Teen Anime Club meets at the Fairmount St. Library from 5:30-7:30 on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month?  True story, it does. 

At tomorrow night’s Teen Anime Club we’ll be making some super awesome string creatures!  We hope you can make it as we’ll also be screening some new Anime DVDs and reliving the fun times we had at the Teen Anime Fest held at the Figge two weeks ago.  It’s safe to say we’re still on a candy sushi sugar buzz.  Buzzzzzzzzz.  See, told ya.

Oh, and here are some cool examples from the string creature program we held this summer:

Anime Club CANCELLED tonite :-(

October 18, 2011

OH NOES! We had to cancel Anime Club tonite, but we hope to still see you all at the Figge Art Museum this Saturday (Oct. 22) from 12-4pm for the 4TH ANNUAL TEEN ANIME FEST! :::jumping up and down and clapping and squeeeeeeling:::