Arts & Crafts

DCPL sunglasses sit on a shelf, blinged out.

Bling Your Sunglasses

You’ve won your Summer Reading sunglasses - now make them your own!  You bring the sunglasses, we’ll bring the bling.
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Kick Back: Learn How to Sew Emoji Pillows

Join us in Teen Space to sew your own emoji pillows. The possibilities are endless. Don’t know how to sew? No problem. We’ll teach you how - it’s easy!
makerbot 3d printer

Maker's Social Club: Mermaid Day!

New month, new theme: Join us for another edition of Maker's Social Club. We will be celebrating Mermaid Day!  We will be be creating all things mermaid using the design software Tinkercad and our 3-D printers.  There are limited spaces, so register online at For children 6 and older, teens and adults. Children ages 6- 12 must be accompanied by a legal guardian at all times. 
Henna Hand

History of Henna

Learn the beautiful art and history of henna while practicing right here in the Deanwood Library! For ages 13-19. 
Crayon Art

Lets Get Crafty!

Come join us at Deanwood for a Teen Craft Night. All materials will be provided, just bring yourself! 
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Best Friends Forever

Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.”  -Muhammad Ali Drop by Teen Space to discuss friendship, review your favorite books with complex friendship plots, and make “old school” friendship bracelets for your own BFFs.  For anyone ages 13-19.
Duct tape pen

Duct Tape Crafts for Teens

Come to our teen section and learn how to make crafts with duct tape!  We'll show you how to create a flower pen and other crafts.  This program is open to kids ages 13 through 19.
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I Spy: Patterns and Puzzles for Teens, Tweens & Young Children

Every Tuesday after school, join the teens, tweens, and young children who test their visual, spatial, mathematical, and logical acumen, using mandalas; logical geometric and pictorial puzzles; LEGO; wooden blocks; and more.  I Spy Hours: 3:00-5:00 p.m.NOTE: Children aged 8 and under must be accompanied and actively supervised by a caregiver aged 13 years and older. 
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Maker's Social Club: Donald Duck Day!

The Labs are hosting a major birthday bash for one of the most beloved Walt Disney characters. That's right, Donald Duck Day is approaching!  Join us and celebrate the anniversary of Donald Duck's debut in The Wise Little Hen on July 9, 1934. Come reminisce in your childhood by creating 3-D printed ducks on our 3D printers. Light snacks will be provided.   
TGIF DIY Teen Night

DIY TGIF (Teens Get Inventive on Fridays) Teen Night

Fridays are TGIF for teens at Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library: "Thank God It's Friday!" From 3:00-5:00 pm, Teens Get Inventive on Fridays with DIY activities, movies, and special programs.