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See you at the Con! (Mini-Con, that is)

There’s absolutely no denying that cons are a massive part of fan culture -- new ones are popping up here, there and everywhere. You name it, it has a con. There’s Anime Expo (Anime), PAX Prime (Video Games), Dragon Con (SF/Fantasy) and of course, Denver’s own home grown & exceedingly popular Comic Con.

Wild West Murder Mystery - Movie Making Workshop

July 24, 2015 - 2:01pm -- Laura

Yeehaa! We're making a movie! Join ideaLAB and EPIC for a Wild West Murder Mystery, August 5 through 7 from 3-6 pm! We'll write, shoot, and edit a mini movie in 3 days. We'll screen the movie (world premiere!) at the ideaLAB Afterhours Party August 7 from 6-8 pm. Then we'll eat pizza and play games in the abandoned library. Free and open to all teens, ages 12-19.

New & Coming Soon Books for August

July 21, 2015 - 1:35pm -- angela

Looking for something great to read? Want to be first on the list for that sequel you've been anxiously waiting for? You might find a new book by your favorite author, or a new-to-you author who has written your new favorite book. These are some hot new and coming soon teen books for August 2015, place your hold now!

Fiction:

Another Day by David Levithan

Help me spend money on (teen) magazines!

I'm in the process of choosing magazines for the Central Library's Teen Space for 2016 and I need your help! I have enough money to buy maybe 1 or 2 new magazine subscriptions, so if there's something you think the library should have, let me know.

Here's what we have right now:

BMX Plus

Decibel

EGM - Electronic Gaming Monthly

Game Informer Magazine

J-14

Mad

Robot Magazine

Seventeen

Sophisticate's Black Hair Styles & Care Guide

Teen Ink

Teen Vogue

Transworld Skateboarding

New & Coming Soon Books for July

June 23, 2015 - 4:05pm -- angela

Looking for something great to read? Want to be first on the list for that sequel you've been anxiously waiting for? You might find a new book by your favorite author, or a new-to-you author who has written your new favorite book. These are some hot new and coming soon teen books for July 2015, place your hold now!

Fiction:

Adrift by Paul Griffin

Geek Girl: Model Misfit by Holly Smale

Nothing Says Summer Like the Extended Essay

June 22, 2015 - 5:01pm -- Robin

Summertime! High school students turn their attentions to hanging out at the pool, snagging tickets to the area's best concerts, and making money with a summer job.

And then there are a group of International Baccalaureate (IB) students who are using the summer months to begin a research journey known as the "Extended Essay."

Girls Only ideaLAB: We'll Be Back. (in August!)

June 10, 2015 - 12:19pm -- Laura

Girls! Ages 10-19! Girls Only ideaLAB is going on summer break, but we'll be back (like the terminator, just less menacing). We'll be meeting again each 4th Saturday of the month starting in August. See you then and stay tuned for more details!

In the meantime, let us know in the comment section what you would like Girls Only to be! Hangout time? Web Development? Crafts? Robot world domination? Smash Brothers? All of the above? Whatever! Let us know!

New & Coming Soon Books for June

May 26, 2015 - 4:08pm -- angela

Looking for something great to read? Want to be first on the list for that sequel you've been anxiously waiting for? You might find a new book by your favorite author, or a new-to-you author who has written your new favorite book. These are some hot new and coming soon teen books for June 2015, place your hold now!

Fiction:

Shadowshaper by Daniel José Older

Storm by Amanda Sun

Part II of Garduino! Time to install!

May 14, 2015 - 4:53pm -- Laura

We had a wonderful time in April learning the basics of Arduino, testing components, and experimenting with our system, and now it's finally time to install the completed product in a garden! Join ideaLAB at the Morey Middle School Community Garden (840 E. 14th Ave) on Saturday, May 16th at 1 pm. Learn about building your own intelligent, automated watering system for your garden. 

This is an all ages events, but best for gardeners 10 and up!

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