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					                                                                                                                                                Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library, 3 Community Park Rd., Broomfield, CO 80020
                      Because or Confused                                            Reading or Technology?




                                                                                                                                           The 411
  Teen                I feel so confused                                                     Do you mind?
  Work                because I want you so much
                      it’s just that I can't resist you
                                                                  I’m obviously like texting on my totally awesome new cell phone
                                                                                               Wait a sec
                      It's not enough to say that I miss you                             I’ve got a call waiting
                      I feel so confused right now                         Oh well, I can text and talk at the same time.
                      I need you so much somehow
                      I can't forget you                                                    Uh, do you mind?
                      I've gone crazy from the moment I met                             I am trying to read a book                                              Teen Zone Newsletter
                      you                                      In addition, I prefer to read a book without any technology distractions                                                                                      June 2009-August 2009
                                                                        Now is you will excuse me, I am trying to read a book.                                       www.broomfieldlibrary.org
                      By Carlos
                                                                                                 Sorry?
                                                                         Not really but like OMG, that guy is so annoying
                                                                          I mean, come on, he like wants to read a book
                                                                                             Hold on a sec
                                                                                   OMG, I have 125 new e-mails
                                                                Now, I am like totally texting, talking, and e-mailing at the same time.

                                                                                            Oh my gosh!
                                                                                 I completely dislike technology
                                                                                                Ugh!
                                                               Now if you do not mind, and I hope you do not, I am going to read a
                                                                                                book
                                                                             By reading, I gain many important things
                                                                Such as: knowledge, proper speech, and a great way to spend time.

                                                                          If you do not mind, I will finish reading my book!
                         An iPod for You
                             By Alana                                                         By Taylor


                                                                   Are you interested in volunteering at the library? You can
                                                               take care of some of your community service hours by joining
  Teen                                                         the Teen Advisory Board (TAB).
                                                                  What is TAB? TAB members are teens in grades 6-12 who
Advisory                                                       volunteer two hours a month to help us make the library a teen-
                                                               friendly place. They share their opinions and ideas about library-
 Board                                                         sponsored teen events at TAB meetings and help to create this
                                                               newsletter. TAB meets every 1st and 3rd Monday from 4 to 5
                                                               p.m. in the Eisenhower Room. If you’d like to join TAB, stop by
                                                               the Teen Zone Desk to fill out an application. Questions? Give
                                                               us a call at 720-887-2360.

We asked TAB members two questions:
                                                                                                                                                                          Summer Reading Program runs from June 1 to August 1.
           1. What’s your dream vehicle?               2. What movie/book/TV/videogame character would you like to be?                                              Teens entering grades 6-12 may participate. Registration ends July 18.
           Nisha– Lambo                                Nisha– Alice Cullen from Twilight
           Giovanny– McLaren FL                        Giovanny– Arbiter from Halo 3
           Storme– Red Flame Lambo                     Storme– Matt Hazard from Eat Lead
           Taylor– Lawnmower with a duck               Taylor– Sean Drummond from The President’s Assassin
           Carlos– Batpod                              Carlos– Alice Cullen from Twilight
           Montana– Firebolt Broom                     Montana– Liz Lemon from Thirty Rock
           Natalie– Green VW Bug                       Natalie– Ginny Weasley from Harry Potter
                                                                                                                                            Old Possum Books,
           Monro– Sky Blue VW Bug                      Monro– Courage the Cowardly Dog from the TV series                                          LLC
           Michala– Aston Martin                       Michala– Professor Dumbledore from Harry Potter                                     www.oldpossumbooks.com
           Savvy– Dinosaur                             Savvy– Wonder Woman
           Samantha– Being able to fly                 Jennifer– Mary from The Secret Garden
           Jennifer– Horse                             Victoria– Scathach
           Victoria– Green Tesla                       West– Red Hot Pepper Weenie from David Lubar’s book
           West– Personal Jet                          Martin– Sephiroth from Final Fantasy
           Martin– Bugatti                             Nick– Grunt from Halo 3
           Nick– Lambo Murcielago
                                                                                                                                                          Look inside for info on Teen Programs & Movie Showings
                                                   Program runs from June 1 through August 1.
                                          Teens in grades 6-12 may participate. Registration ends July 19.
                                                                                                                                                      Teen                         Teen Programs will be held in the Eisenhower Meeting Room. We’ll
  Read It!                                                               1. Read 6 hours to complete a level.                                       Programs                       provide any necessary materials and the programs are free of charge.
                          Express yourself this summer!                                                                                                                                         Registration for Teen Programs is required.
                          Explore sports, music, drawing,
                                                                         2. Bring in your reading log and collect a prize.
                    dance, and more when you sign up for                 3. Enter a weekly drawing to win movie passes
the Teen Summer Reading Program. Get great prizes just for                  and other goodies.
reading. Stop by the Teen Zone Desk to register and pick up                                                                                       Deco-page                                                   I, Avatar
                                                                         4. When you finish, enter to win one of three                            Tuesday, June 2, 1:30-3:30 p.m.                             Friday, June 12, 2-4 p.m.
a reading log.
        Throughout the summer join us for gaming, hands-on                  Grand Prize baskets with books, a DVD,                                Kick off the Summer Reading Program by getting crafty       Graphic designer Kate Young will help you design your
programs, and movie showings. Check out the rest of this                    coupons and food.                                                     with the written word. Recycle pages from books into        own avatar. With drawing and templates, she’ll show
newsletter for details and don’t forget to sign up. Here’s how           5. Keep reading for more chances in the Grand                            cool art pieces using decoupage.                            you the tools you need to express your alter ego.
the reading program works:                                                  Prize drawings.
                                                                                                                                                  Game On!                                                    Frostastic
                                                                                                                                                  Tuesday, June 16, 1-3 p.m.                                  Friday, June 26, 2-4 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                  Show off your skills at this gaming event at the library.   Break out the sugar and food coloring—it’s time to
                                            Films will be shown in the Eisenhower Room in the library.
                                                                                                                                                  Play PS2 and Wii games with your fellow gamers.             decorate cakes! Learn how to frost and decorate
 Movie                               Popcorn will be provided by AMC Theaters or bring your own snacks and drinks.                                We’ll provide all the equipment and games.                  cookies, cakes, and cupcakes like a pro.
                                     Open to all ages. Children under 12 must come with someone over 13 and must
Showings                               have parental permission for PG-13 films. Forms available at the YA desk.
                                                                                                                                                  Lyrical Dance                                               Street Session
                                                                                                                                                  Friday, July 10, 2:30-4:30 p.m.                             Monday, July 13, 5-7 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                  Hugo is back and he’s bringing a new kind of dance.         Stoked about skating? Grab your deck and meet at The
                         Twilight                                    Mamma Mia!                                           Inkheart                Come learn how to use motion to interpret music and         Cage, Broomfield’s skate park. Watch demonstrations
                      Thursday, July 2                                Thursday, July 16                                Thursday, July 30          express emotion.                                            and join in the grindage.
                          6 p.m.                                          6 p.m.                                           6 p.m.
                       Rated PG-13                                     Rated PG-13                                        Rated PG
                                                                                                                                                  Get Carded                                                  Recycled Runway
                                                                                                                                                  Friday, July 17, 2-4 p.m.                                   Wednesday, July 22, 2-4 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                  Get craft crazy making holiday and birthday cards for       Love fashion or modeling? Get creative with recycled
                                                                          Mind Grapes                                                             friends and family. Bring special pictures you’d like to    fashion and then show it off on the catwalk. We’ll
                                                                          By Montana                                                              add to your cards. We’ll provide the rest.                  provide the clothes. You provide the fierce.
      Teen                                                        Top 5 Albums of the Last Year
      Work                 1. Keane: Perfect Symmetry: This is Keane's third album, and it's the first that they've used the guitar. So, yes,
                           their sound changed a considerable amount this time around. But for the better? Well, yeah. Why else would             Quidditch Cup                                               Artist’s Lab
                           it be number one on the list? PS. Tom Chaplin's (lead singer) vocals always make me swoon with an uncontrol-           Wednesday, July 29, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.                         Saturday, August 1, 2-4 p.m.
 lable fangirl squeal. And there are definitely no exceptions in this album. Key Track: Black Burning Heart                                       Bust out the brooms because Quidditch is back!              How do artists use science to create masterpieces?
 2. Coldplay: Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends: When I heard the first single entitled Violet Hill, my initial reaction was a long se-   Celebrate Harry Potter and compete in this outdoor          Come to this hands-on program and discover the
 ries of nonsense words, along with a constant stream of drool emerging from my mouth. I couldn't comprehend what this new                        game. Meet at the picnic shelter behind the library.        scientific techniques of the creative mind. Ages 9-14.
 Coldplay sound was doing to my brain. It was like my eardrums were trying to hug my heart. Viva la Coldplay. Viva la everything about
 this album. Key Track: Violet Hill
                                                                                                                                                                                       On-going Programs
 3. Death Cab For Cutie: Narrow Stairs: Have a heart? Have a sense of hearing? Then buy this album. Death Cab is a band based
 entirely around broken relationships. So I'd like to take the time to thank everyone who has broken Ben Gibbard's heart... Is that bad?
 I don't care. Thank you anyway, ladies. Key Track: Your New Twin Sized Bed                                                                        Ready, Set, GO!                                            Write Out
                                                                                                                                                   2nd Sundays, 2-4 p.m.– June 14, July 12, August 9          3rd Sundays, 2:30-4:30 p.m.– June 21, July 19, August 9*
 4. Radiohead: In Rainbows: I can't even begin to describe the mesmerizing effect that this album has on me. It's completely bizarre... and        Learn the ancient strategy game Go with Ulo Tamm.          Write, share, and discuss your stories and poems.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              *August 9 is an exception because it is not a 3rd Sunday
 I wouldn't want it any other way. Key Track: Nude

 5. The Fray: The Fray/Snow Patrol: A Hundred Million Suns: Yes, I'm a complete cheater by not being able to choose just one. But                  TAB                                                        Improv Club ***NEW***
 honestly, go listen to both of these albums and try to choose between the two. Go ahead. I dare ya. Key Track: The Fray: Syndi-                   1st & 3rd Mondays, 4-5 p.m.– June 1 & 15, July 6 & 20,     2nd and 4th Saturdays, 2-4 p.m.—June 13 & 27, July 11 &
 cate/Snow Patrol: Lifeboats                                                                                                                       August 3 & 17                                              25, August 8 & 22
                                                                                                                                                   Plan library programs, suggest materials, write the 411.   Exercise your inner comic through improv games.
 Check out the iPods in the Teen Zone to listen to these albums and songs.

				
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