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Friday, September 4, 2020

Ten Minutes of Teen 9/4/2020

Hello everyone!  We hope you caught us on Instagram Live, but if you missed it, don't worry.  We'll give you all those recommendations right here!

Ten Minutes of Teen is just what it sounds like, ten minutes* of your Teen Librarians chatting about teen books, tv, apps and what we're doing to stay entertained.

*Sometimes it's more than ten minutes! :)

Our schedule has changed - you can now find us on the first Friday of every month on Instagram @mvpubliclibrary

Our next program will be Friday, October 2, 2020.

Past episodes are still available to watch on the Library's Instagram TV.

Here's what we talked about this week:

Books:

Patricia - W Juliet by Emura
Available: from the library

Marie - Alanna: the First Adventure by Tamora Pierce
Available: from the library and on Overdrive

Patricia - The Maze Runner by James Dashner
Available: from the library and on Overdrive
Movie also available from the library

Marie - Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
Available: from the library and on Overdrive

Movies:

Marie - The Princess Bride
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Available from the library

Game:

Patricia: Kirby Star Allies
Amazon.com: Nintendo Kirby: Star Allies (Nintendo Switch) - Switch: Video  Games

Library Programs/Services:

Upcoming program: Teen Zoom Book Club - A Study in Charlotte

Thursday, September 10th, 6-7 pm

Join teen librarians Marie and Patricia on Zoom to talk about A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro.

Borrow the book on hoopla and read it before the meeting so we can share all the feels - what you loved, what you didn't and what you might want to read next!

A Study in Charlotte is available as an audiobook as well, the link below takes you to both listings. Remember - Hoopla is instant borrow - no need to wait (make sure you have enough hoopla borrows to read this book!)

Hoopla book

Hoopla audiobook


Registration required, click here to register

Grab & Go - pick up holds at the library

Question: 

Do you prefer Lyrics or Melody?

Friday, August 21, 2020

Ten Minutes of Teen 8/21/2020

Hello everyone!  We hope you caught us on Instagram Live, but if you missed it, don't worry.  We'll give you all those recommendations right here!

Ten Minutes of Teen is just what it sounds like, ten minutes* of your Teen Librarians chatting about teen books, tv, apps and what we're doing to stay entertained.

*Sometimes it's more than ten minutes! :)

Join us every Friday at 5:00PT on Instagram @mvpubliclibrary

Past episodes are still available to watch on the Library's Instagram TV

Here's what we talked about this week:

Books:

Patricia - Jack of Hearts (and Other Parts) by L.C. Rosen
Title details for Jack of Hearts (and other parts) by L. C. Rosen - Available
Available: from the library and on Overdrive

Marie - Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins
Title details for The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins - Wait list

Marie - Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews
Title details for Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews - Available
Available: from the library, on Overdrive and on hoopla
Movie also available from the library

Movies:

Patricia - The Croods
The Croods (2013) - Rotten Tomatoes

App:

Marie: Headspace
Subscribe to Headspace
Available for iOS devices

Library Programs/Services:

Upcoming program: Teen Advisory Group, August 26th at 4:00

Do you love the Library?  Do you have ideas to make it better?  Join the Teen Advisory Group (TAG) and help make the Library better for teens just like you!  Meetings occur monthly on Wednesday afternoons through the school year. TAG members earn community service hours.

Registration required, click here to register

Grab & Go - pick up holds at the library

Question: 

Do you prefer Sweet or Sour?

Friday, August 14, 2020

Ten Minutes of Teen 8/14/2020

Hello everyone!  We hope you caught us on Instagram Live, but if you missed it, don't worry.  We'll give you all those recommendations right here!


Ten Minutes of Teen is just what it sounds like, ten minutes* of your Teen Librarians chatting about teen books, tv, apps and what we're doing to stay entertained.

*Sometimes it's more than ten minutes! :)

Join us every Friday at 5:00PT on Instagram @mvpubliclibrary

Past episodes are still available to watch on the Library's Instagram TV

Here's what we talked about this week:

Books:

Patricia - Dr. Stone by Riichiro Inagaki
Title details for Dr. STONE, Volume 1 by Riichiro Inagaki - Available
Available on: Overdrive

Marie - The Recruit by Robert Muchamore
Title details for The Recruit by Robert Muchamore - Wait list
Available on: Overdrive

Marie - My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand
Title details for My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand - Available
Available on: Overdrive and Hoopla

Movies:

Patricia - Abominable
Image result for abominable movie
Available on Hulu

Marie: Clueless
Where can I watch 'Clueless' on Netflix? - NewOnNetflix.info
Available on Netflix

Game:

Marie: Monument Valley
Monument Valley (video game) - Wikipedia
Available on IOS and Android

Library Programs/Services:

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) meeting: Wednesday, August 26th at 4:00, click here to register

Grab & Go - pick up holds at the library

Question: 

Do you prefer Chocolate or Vanilla?

Friday, August 7, 2020

Ten Minutes of Teen 8/7/2020

 Hello everyone!  We hope you caught us on Instagram Live, but if you missed it, don't worry.  We'll give you all those recommendations right here!


Ten Minutes of Teen is just what it sounds like, ten minutes* of your Teen Librarians chatting about teen books, tv, apps and what we're doing to stay entertained.

*Sometimes it's more than ten minutes! :)

Join us every Friday at 5:00PT on Instagram @mvpubliclibrary

Past episodes are still available to watch on the Library's Instagram TV

Here's what we talked about this week:

Books:

Patricia - And I Darken by Kiersten White
Title details for And I Darken by Kiersten White - Available
Available on: Overdrive

Marie - Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo
Title details for Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo - Wait list
Available on: Overdrive

Marie - A Summer to Die by Lois Lowry
A Summer to Die
Available on: Hoopla

App:

Patricia - HungryCat Picross
Hungry Cat Picross Purrfect Edition - Apps on Google Play
Available for IOS and Android 

TV:

Patricia: Drain the Oceans
Amazon.com: Watch Drain the Oceans Season 1 | Prime Video
Available on Disney+

Podcast:

Marie: Nerdette
Nerdette Podcast : NPR
Available at WBEZ and wherever you get podcasts

Library Programs/Services:

Ms. Marvel book club - Tuesday, August 11 - for 6th through 12th graders

Grab & Go - pick up holds at the library

Question: 

Do you prefer the Book or the Movie?