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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.

Study Zone Sunday
Join us on Sundays and prepare for the week ahead. Complete school projects or make the Loft the place to meet your study group. We promote a quiet study area, provide basic school supplies, and snacks
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The Emperor's New Clothes
The vain and selfish Emperor is duped by a mother and her son, who convince him they can make a unique suit of clothes for him that is not only beautiful but magical -- it can only be seen by those who are smart and worthy.
Professional Development for Teens
This months topic is dressing for success. We will discuss key tips on how to look your best for your job interview. There will also be a neck tying teaching portion with straight and bow ties! Facilitated by The Teen Loft's own AJ!
Kitchen Chemistry
Come and learn how to make an interesting & tasty treat in The Loft
Learn Quest Play: Blokus
Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills
World Aids Day Movie: RENT!
Come join us in Studio i to watch this 2005 film adaptation of the critically acclaimed rock musical RENT!
Kitchen Chemistry: COOKIES
Learn to make delicious cookies and enjoy them with your friends during this Kitchen Chemistry program!
Holiday Throwback Thursday Movie: Elf
After wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the north pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.
Robotics Club
Work alongside The YETI Robotics Team inside Studio i as they assist you each week with a different activity dealing with robots.
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Learn Quest Play:Pick Your Own Game
Enjoy a board game or card game in the Loft teen area with friends and staff
When miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by the ghost of his former partner and three Christmas spirits, he learns to change his ways -- just in time for Christmas Day!
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AIDS Awareness Information
Every Monday in December, there will be motivational dialogue, information, trivia, games, or other self-directed activites that will enlighten teens on subjects relevant to the month.
*** This program has multiple listings ***
Teen Resume Building Workshop
Get pointers and important information on creating a strong resume to help you land your potential new job.
Dewey Decimal Scavenger Hunt
Come celebrate Dewey Decimal Day by following clues and finding books using the Dewey Decimal System and earn a prize!
Holiday Throwback Thursday Movie: A Christmas Story
Come join us in Studio i to watch this holiday classic "A Christmas Story".
Learn Quest Play:Stump The Staff-Scattergories
Win points by writing down words that start with random letters chosen from a roll of dice. Play against staff and try to beat them!
Holiday Button Making
Join us as we create buttons you can share with your family and friends to celebrate the holiday season.
Greeting Cards with Scratch
Make an awesome card for family or friends using a digital greeting card computer program.
Professional Development: Confidence, Dignity, and Pride
Learn skills that will give you the edge when interviewing for your potential new job. This session will focus on confidence, dignity, having pride, and being yourself.
Holiday Throwback Thursday Movie: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
The Griswold family's plan for a big family Christmas together turns into a big hilarious disaster.
Learn Quest Play: Uno Tournament
Compete against each other in this extremely fun and competitive card game!
Pudding Pictionary
Have fun drawing pictures in pudding and guessing what your friends draw. You've never played Pictionary quite like this!
Dance Dance Revolution
Compete against your friends in this exciting dance game. Bust a move for a prize from staff!
New Years Resolutions
Discuss what changes you would like to make for the upcoming year with staff or write them on the display board for everyone to see!
Just Dance
Compete against your friends in this exciting dance game. Bust a move for a prize from staff!

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