Middle School Fall Programs

The library is hosting some great programs this fall, just for middle schoolers (grades 6-8 only). All programs take place in the Creekside Room and require advance registration.

Lego Mindstorms Robotics

131217_Lego_Mindstorms_robot_05-660x440In this five-week introductory series, middle schoolers will work in teams of two to build and program a Lego Mindstorms robot that performs various challenges.

The program meets on five Sundays: September 28 through October 26 from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. Participants must plan to attend all five meetings. Advance registration required. Click here to register.

Pizza & Pages, Middle School Book Club: Monster by Walter Dean Meyers

monsterA teenager’s life is turned around by one single event… Does this make him a monster? Read the award-winning book Monster by Walter Dean Meyers, then come for a lively discussion, plus pizza and dessert.

While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken.

Tuesday, October 14 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Advance registration required. Click here to register.

Playwriting Workshop

playCalling all middle school playwrights! Learn the nuts and bolts of playwriting with a Marin Theatre Company professional. Participants will collaborate on a project over five weeks. No experience necessary! Program meets on Thursday evenings between October 16 and November 13, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Please plan on attending all five meetings. Advance registration required. Click here to register.