Presentation on theme: "Teen Program Ideas Joanna Axelrod Youth Services Librarian II Escondido Public Jennifer Lawson Program."— Presentation transcript:
Teen Program Ideas Joanna Axelrod Youth Services Librarian II Escondido Public Jennifer Lawson Program Services Librarian II San Diego County Library
Creatures of the Night Party Lock-in or limited # of hours Zombies, Werewolves, Vampires, Oh My! Look for after-Halloween sales for décor and game components
Creatures… Active Games
Creatures…Passive Games Cont.
Creatures…Food Creepy Treats Severed toes with or without bandages Brains from icingBrain from candy moldWerewolves Werewolf “puppy” chow (served in dog bowls) Werewolf Claws
Creatures…Other Stuff Decor Giveaways Werewolf Sucker Masks - $2.99 Dismember me zombie doll - $9.99 Gummy body parts - $16 for 100 Undead Mad Libs - $3.99 Halloween Party Favors - < $3
Thriller Flash Mob!
Great Resources… Staci Terrell’s Own the Night Wiki
Book Club Zombie Titles Bad Taste in Boys by Carrie Harris The Dead and The Enemy by Charles Higson Dust and Decay & Rot and Ruin by Jonathan Mayberry Forest of Hands and Teeth series by Carrie Ryan The Fury by Alexander Gordon Smith Generation Dead by Dan Walters I Kissed a Zombie & I Liked It World War Z by Max Brooks Zombie Chasers by John Kloepfer Zombie Blondes by Brian James Zombies v. Unicorns by Holly Black Z by Michael Thomas Form Werewolf Titles The Abused Werewolf Rescue Group by Catherine Jinks 13 to Life series by Shannon Delaney Blessed by Cynthia Leitich Smith Blood Beast by Darren Shan Claire de Lune by Christine Johnson Dead is Just a Rumor by Marlene Perez Fateful by Claudia Gray The Frenzy by Francesca Lia Block Hold Me Closer, Necromancer by Lish McBride Nightshade by Andrea Cremer Red Riding Hood by Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce Strange Angels series by Lili St. Crow Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer Wolfsbane by Andrea Cremer
Astronomy Program Astronomy Clubs across CA Kevin Manning, Astrophysicist 13 programs to choose from $350 – no travel expenses with block booking
Glow-in-the-Dark Scavenger Hunt Cost = $40 for 20 teens
Night-Time Ninja Challenge Cost = FREE & up Depends on what activities you use and what supplies you can find around your library and home. Patience Agility Acuteness Composure Endurance Posture Strength Bravery
Camping Party Cost = $15 (S’mores)
Jeopardy – Night Edition Cost = FREE & up (prizes) Famous Sleepers Night Sky Nocturnal Animals Astrological Signs
Insomniac Cafe Cost = varies depending on recipes you choose. Midnight Snacks!
Glow-in-the-Dark Shrinky Dinks Cost = $40 for 20 teens
Planet Mobile Cost = $5 (glow paint)
Glow-in-the-Dark Bracelet Cost = $11 for 20 teens
Lanterns Cost = $20-30 for 20 teens OR
Star Chart (Passive) Cost = FREE & up (prizes)
Fake Neon Sign Cost = $30 for 20 teens
Joanna Axelrod Youth Services Librarian II Escondido Public Jennifer Lawson Program Services Librarian II San Diego County Library The California Summer Reading Program is a project of the California Library Association, supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.