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Listed below are the Teen programs taking place in the next 60 days at ImaginOn. In some cases pre-registration is required in order to attend. Information about Children's Theatre Programs for Teens is available on the Children's Theatre website.

Interview Basics for Teens
Prepare yourself for those summer job interviews by utilizing this workshop that will give you information on what to wear, what to bring, and instructions for answering behavior based interviews
Board Game Day
Enjoy a board or card game in the Loft teen area with friends and staff.
Giant Games
Engage in friendly competition with staff and other teens in giant-sized games.
*** This program has multiple listings ***
STEM 101: Ice Cream in a Bag
Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry. Ice Cream Making Fundamentals.
Weekday Community Service: Friendship Bracelets
Join us for this service program where we will make friendship bracelets for children at the Levine Children's Hospital.
Toonami Thursday
Join us for a black of classic Japanese anime and activities.
*** This program has multiple listings ***
Cooking on a Budget
Leanr how to prepare tasty meals with an extremely low budget.
Create a Frankentoy
In partnership with Digi-Bridge Charlotte, bring toys back to life by putting them back together in new and fascinating ways! Resources provided.
Lemonade & Limericks
Visit the Loft to learn how to write your own limericks and enjoy a cool lemonade beverage.
Maker Camp!
A summer STEM program hosted by Loft Staff for building, tinkering, & exploring. During these sessions, teens will have the opportunity to make awesome projects.
*** This program has multiple listings ***
Teen Loft Summer Break Kick Off
School’s Out and its time to celebrate in the Teen Loft with Ice Cream, Games and Music
Candygram for Father's Day
Create a candygram card for Father's Day. Supplies provided.
Job Prep Resources
Still looking for extra help with getting that summer job? Stop by and see what job resources the Library has to offer.
Speak Up!
Teens come together to discuss communication in relationships. The do's and don'ts, mistakes, and red flags.
Hip Hop Forum
Come and voice your opinion about what's hot in Hip Hop today including what artist(s) are "it" and why.
Summer Service Saturday
Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for a community service project!
*** This program has multiple listings ***
3D Glasses
Learn how to create your own pair of 3D Glasses.
3D Printing in the Loft
Come by the Loft to utilize a 3D printer. Assistance available.
4th of July Notes
Write about what 4th of July means to you.
The Tempest
One of William Shakespeare’s most magical plays, “The Tempest” begins with a raging storm that strikes a ship carrying the King of Milan, his son Ferdinand and Antonio, the Duke of Milan.
*** This program has multiple listings ***
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Teen Zumba
Join the party with Zumba that fuses Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves in this dynamic fitness class
Hour of Code
Use basic programming logic to solve puzzles! Equipment will be provided but you’re welcome to bring your own laptop or tablet.
Music Matters
Teens come together and learn the importance of music while also learning basic vocal tips.
Lucrative Pop Culture
Teens learn about the stand up comedy profession and meet local trailblazing comedians.
Survival 101:
Learn the basics of nature survival skills and how to prep for the unforeseen with Corey Sperling, Environmental Educator, from the Reedy Creek Nature Center.

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