Young Adult Programs and Events

  • SRP
    2021

  • Week 1
    June 7-12

  • Week 2
    June 14-19

  • Week 3
    June 21-26

  • Week 4
    June 28 - July 3

  • Week 5
    July 12-17

  • Week 6
    July 19-24

  • Week 7
    July 26-31

  • Online
    Resources

Find Summer At Your Library YAS Rising 6th-12th grade

YA June Calendar

Click on the image to download the Summer YAS Program Calendar


Summer 2021:

Most activities are offered in-person this summer! There are also virtual, hybrid, and to-go options available. Check out the tab for each week to see what’s happening, and pre-register using the links to the right! For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273, by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org, or on the YAS Programs Discord Server using the tag @LizzieWhisnant.


							young adult services
							summer reading program
							June 7th-July 31st
							Track everything on bcpls.readsquared.com or on the FREE READSquared App!
							Everything you track scores you points on the
							YAS Score Board and gets you entered in to win cool prizes!
							Check out the activity
							calendar at bcpls.org/yas!
							Programs are limited to rising middle, middle, and high school students. Some programs may require pre-registration.
							For more information, visit us online at bcpls.org/yas! Contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 for any questions.
							Track your reading and attend programs
							to score points on the #YAS Scoreboard

Download the YAS SRP Details Flyer

June 7th-July 31st

Sign up now for summer, using the links below. Programs and To-Go options begin June 7th.

Registration:

Start your registration process here! When you create a READSquared account, you can earn badges that will be turned into entries for prizes at the end of summer! You can also log points from any YAS activities you go to this summer (a special code will be given to all participants during the program to track on the READSquared app or website).

Point Tracking: through READSquared



Activity Sign-Ups: For Programs

Important: If you try to sign up for something but it’s marked "FULL", you will be placed on the waiting list. If you have any questions about space availability please contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org. There are no programs the week of July 4th.

YAS All Access Pass
Want to join the YAS Programs Discord Server? Complete the YAS All-Access Pass form here and you will receive an invite in your inbox!

Download the Summer Reading Program Flyer

Find Summer At Your Library YAS Rising 6th-12th grade

  
				YAS DIY AIR Plant MAgnets
									Sign up for more fun at bcpls.org/yas
					Join the #YAS SRP to make your own Air Plant Magnet!
					Pre-registration is required, space is limited! Points aregiven for in-person participation or by receiving a to-go kit!
					
					Monday, June 14th at MPL 11am or 5pm
					Pre-registration and READSquared account is required to participate in the #YAS SRP Programs and Activities.
					Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising middle, middle & high school students.
					For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!
					Available as a to-go kit all month long!
					Pre-register for what works for you!	
					 

Download the Air Plant Magnet Flyer




  
				
				YAS Matinee and Button Making at the Library
					Wednesday, June 30th
					Valdese Public Library @ 2pm
					Wednesday, July 14th
					C.B. Hildebrand Public Library @ 2pm
					Wednesday, July 28th
					Morganton Public Library @ 2pm
					Wednesday, June 16th
					Morganton Public Library @ 2pm
					
					No pre-registration required to attend
					READSquared account is required to earn points for participating & to be entered in to win prizes.
					Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising middle, middle & high school students.
					For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!	
					 

Download the Matinee and Button Making Flyer




Dungeons and Dragons at the library

Friday, June 18 and Saturday, June 19
4-8pm at CBH OR online via Zoom

Program requires registration and attendance at both nights.

  
						YAS HOMEMADE ICECREAM SOCIAL
						Tuesday, June 15 - VPL 5pm						
								
								MAKE YOUR OWN ICE CREAM, PLAYGAMES, AND HANG OUT WITH YOURFRIENDS AT THE #YAS HOMEMADE ICECREAM SOCIAL! PRE-REGISTRATION ISREQUIRED ~ SPACE IS LIMITED!
				Pre-registration and READSquared account is required to participate in the #YAS SRP Programs and Activities.
				Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising middle, middle & high school students.
				For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!
				Log your participation onREADSquared to be entered in towin prizes at the end of summer!
					 

Download the Homemade Ice Cream Social Flyer




  
													#YAS SRP
							CALLING ALL LOVERS OFDUNGEONS & DRAGONS! JOIN THETEENS AT THE LIBRARY TO MAKED&D THEMED CRAFTS INCLUDINGMINI CHARACTERS, A BAG OFHOLDING, AND MORE!
							PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED,SPACE IS LIMITED.
							D&D CRAFT DAY
							THURSDAY, JUNE 17TH
							@ C.B. HILDEBRAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
							11AM
							OR
							4PM
							Pre-registration and READSquared account is required to participate in the #YAS SRP Programs and Activities.
							Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising middle, middle & high school students.
							For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!
					 

Download the Dungeons and Dragons Craft Day Flyer

Download the Summer Reading Program Flyer

Find Summer At Your Library YAS Rising 6th-12th grade

  
																WATER BALLOON WARS
							#YAS SRP 2021
							Monday, July 19th 5pm at MPL
							IT'S
							TIME TO LET LOOSE ANDGET WET! JOIN THE #YAS SRP2021 AT THE MORGANTONLIBRARY FOR AN ALL-OUTWATER WAR!
							YOUR DAILY
							#LIFETIP
							READSquared account is required to earn points for participating & to be entered in to win prizes.
							Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising middle, middle & high school students.
							For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email atlizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!
					 

Download the Water Balloon Wars Flyer




  
				YAS Squirt Gun Canvas Painting
				Thursday, July 22nd 2pm at CBH
				Pre-registration and READSquared account is required to participate in the #YAS SRP Programs and Activities.
				Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising middle, middle & high school students.
				For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!
				Today is the day to channel your inner artist and create a
				masterpiece with your friends to be displayed at the libraries! Using
				paint, squirt guns, and your imagination you will have the chance to
				strut your artistic stuff! Pre-registration is required, space is limited.
					 

Download the Squirt Gun Canvas Painting Flyer

  
				Blanket Fort and Movie Night
				Tuesday, July 20th vpl 5pm Pre-registration and READSquared account is required to
				participate in the #YAS SRP Programs and Activities.
				Young Adult Services programming is limited to rising
				middle, middle & high school students.
				For questions contact Lizzie at 828-764-9273 or by
				email at lizzie.whisnant@burkenc.org!
					 

Download the Blanket Fort and Movie Night Flyer




How the Grinch Stole Christmas Movie Poster

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Saturday, July 25th
8:30pm (sunset)
at the Rutherford College Town Park

Open to all ages. Movie rated PG

Download the Summer Reading Program Flyer

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