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Event List

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This event is in the "School Age (grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Meridian Knights Chess Club

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Orchard Park Conference Room at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Age Group:
School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Want to learn the basics of chess? You can play for fun or learn how to participate in tournament chess as part of Meridian Knights prize-winning ches...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Conference Room
Age Group: School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Event Details:

Want to learn the basics of chess? You can play for fun or learn how to participate in tournament chess as part of Meridian Knights prize-winning chess team. Geared towards all levels K-12.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Idaho Department of Labor Office Hours

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Cherry Lane Small Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Find Support
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Event Details:

The Idaho Department of Labor has more locations to serve Idahoans in your area on a consistent weekly schedule. Find us on our website or come see us in person at Cherry Lane...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Cherry Lane Small Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Find Support
Event Details:

The Idaho Department of Labor has more locations to serve Idahoans in your area on a consistent weekly schedule. Find us on our website or come see us in person at Cherry Lane!

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ASL Conversation Club

Monday, June 17, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Event Details:

Connect with others who share your love for this beautiful language. Here you can practice signing, build confidence, and achieve fluency by conversing in American Sign Language. A...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Children's Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Event Details:

Connect with others who share your love for this beautiful language. Here you can practice signing, build confidence, and achieve fluency by conversing in American Sign Language. All skill levels are welcome.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Teen AI Olympics

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Flexible Open Space at unBound
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

  Register using the link below.  https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/teen-ai-olympics-tickets-915735989997 Join us for a transformative experience that empowers you...

Open
Required
Library Branch: unBound
Room: Flexible Open Space
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

QSA

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Find Support, Join a Club or Group
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Welcome to our Queer-Straight Alliance (QSA)! If you're 13-18 years old and you're a part of, or an ally of, the LGBT+ community, you're invited!

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Children's Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Find Support, Join a Club or Group
Event Details:

Welcome to our Queer-Straight Alliance (QSA)! If you're 13-18 years old and you're a part of, or an ally of, the LGBT+ community, you're invited!

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.
This event is in the "School Age (grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Pokémon Club

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Orchard Park Program Room at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Age Group:
All Ages/Families, School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Collect, trade, battle, watch, and chat all things Pokémon! We'll be playing Pokémon TCG, plus anything else related to Pokémon. Bring your friends, family, rivals, and have fun! D...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families, School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Event Details:

Collect, trade, battle, watch, and chat all things Pokémon! We'll be playing Pokémon TCG, plus anything else related to Pokémon. Bring your friends, family, rivals, and have fun! Don't have a deck?

Disclaimer(s)

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Teenpreneur- Business Startup

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Flexible Open Space at unBound
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Find Support, Get Involved, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Are you a teen with big dreams and innovative ideas? In this class led SCORE, you'll delve into the fundamentals of startup culture, from ideation to execution. Whether you're i...

Open
Required
Library Branch: unBound
Room: Flexible Open Space
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Find Support, Get Involved, Learn About It
Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:

Are you a teen with big dreams and innovative ideas?

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

CLOSED Juneteenth

All Day
Cherry Lane, Orchard Park, Silverstone, unBound, Community, Tiny Library, Digital
Closing
Branches:
Cherry Lane, Orchard Park, Silverstone, unBound, Community, Tiny Library, Digital
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Teen AI Olympics

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Flexible Open Space at unBound
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

  Register using the link below.  https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/teen-ai-olympics-tickets-915735989997 Join us for a transformative experience that empowers you...

Open
Required
Library Branch: unBound
Room: Flexible Open Space
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Teen Adventurer's Guild: Dungeons & Dragons

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen Space at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Join a Club or Group
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Calling all teen adventurers! Whether you are new to Dungeons and Dragons or an experienced warrior join us for this fantasy role-playing game. No experience needed. Character shee...

Online
Required
Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Join a Club or Group
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Calling all teen adventurers! Whether you are new to Dungeons and Dragons or an experienced warrior join us for this fantasy role-playing game. No experience needed. Character sheets, dice, and rules explanations provided.

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Snack Lab

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Orchard Park Program Room at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Do an Activity
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Come to the Snack Lab and learn how to make some tasty snacks. These are good to take to school, on a road trip, walking around your neighborhood, or eating on a couch.  We'l...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Program Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Do an Activity
Event Details:

Come to the Snack Lab and learn how to make some tasty snacks. These are good to take to school, on a road trip, walking around your neighborhood, or eating on a couch. 

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adventure in the Outdoors Series (BACKPACKING 101)

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cherry Lane Large Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Event Details:

BACKPACKING 101-If you new to Idaho or maybe just never have backpacked or, want to pick up some new tips come check out this seminar. You don't have to go on the Bataan Death Marc...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Cherry Lane Large Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Attend an Event, Learn About It
Event Details:

BACKPACKING 101-If you new to Idaho or maybe just never have backpacked or, want to pick up some new tips come check out this seminar. You don't have to go on the Bataan Death March the first trip. The first time just hike in 1-2 miles.

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adventure in the Outdoors: Meridian Parks

Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Orchard Park Program Room at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Get Involved, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Event Details:

Discover the hidden gems nestled within the City of Meridian at this library event. From Heroes Park to Discovery Park, we will discuss some of the special features and attractions...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Program Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Attend an Event, Get Involved, Learn About It
Event Details:

Discover the hidden gems nestled within the City of Meridian at this library event. From Heroes Park to Discovery Park, we will discuss some of the special features and attractions that are available to you.

Disclaimer(s)

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Idaho Department of Labor Office Hours

Friday, June 21, 2024 at 10:00am - 1:00pm
Cherry Lane Small Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Find Support
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Event Details:

The Idaho Department of Labor has more locations to serve Idahoans in your area on a consistent weekly schedule. Find us on our website or come see us in person at Cherry Lane...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Cherry Lane Small Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Find Support
Event Details:

The Idaho Department of Labor has more locations to serve Idahoans in your area on a consistent weekly schedule. Find us on our website or come see us in person at Cherry Lane!

This event is in the "School Age (grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Pokemon Club

Friday, June 21, 2024 at 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Silverstone at Silverstone
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Do an Activity
Age Group:
School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Attention trainers! Do you have what it takes to become a Pokémon master? Join us every Friday at 4:30 p.m. as we play the Pokémon TCG and do other fun activities. Open to...

Library Branch: Silverstone
Room: Silverstone
Age Group: School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Attend an Event, Do an Activity
Event Details:

Attention trainers!

Do you have what it takes to become a Pokémon master?

Join us every Friday at 4:30 p.m. as we play the Pokémon TCG and do other fun activities.

Open to ages 6-18.

This event is in the "School Age (grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Meridian Knights Chess Club

Monday, June 24, 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Orchard Park Conference Room at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Age Group:
School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Want to learn the basics of chess? You can play for fun or learn how to participate in tournament chess as part of Meridian Knights prize-winning ches...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Conference Room
Age Group: School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Event Details:

Want to learn the basics of chess? You can play for fun or learn how to participate in tournament chess as part of Meridian Knights prize-winning chess team. Geared towards all levels K-12.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Idaho Department of Labor Office Hours

Monday, June 24, 2024 at 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Cherry Lane Small Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Find Support
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Event Details:

The Idaho Department of Labor has more locations to serve Idahoans in your area on a consistent weekly schedule. Find us on our website or come see us in person at Cherry Lane...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Cherry Lane Small Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Find Support
Event Details:

The Idaho Department of Labor has more locations to serve Idahoans in your area on a consistent weekly schedule. Find us on our website or come see us in person at Cherry Lane!

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ASL Conversation Club

Monday, June 24, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Event Details:

Connect with others who share your love for this beautiful language. Here you can practice signing, build confidence, and achieve fluency by conversing in American Sign Language. A...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Children's Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Join a Club or Group, Learn About It
Event Details:

Connect with others who share your love for this beautiful language. Here you can practice signing, build confidence, and achieve fluency by conversing in American Sign Language. All skill levels are welcome.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Teen AI Olympics

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Flexible Open Space at unBound
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

  Register using the link below.  https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/teen-ai-olympics-tickets-915735989997 Join us for a transformative experience that empowers you...

Open
Required
Library Branch: unBound
Room: Flexible Open Space
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

QSA

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Find Support, Join a Club or Group
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Welcome to our Queer-Straight Alliance (QSA)! If you're 13-18 years old and you're a part of, or an ally of, the LGBT+ community, you're invited!

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Children's Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Find Support, Join a Club or Group
Event Details:

Welcome to our Queer-Straight Alliance (QSA)! If you're 13-18 years old and you're a part of, or an ally of, the LGBT+ community, you're invited!

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

FAFSA Office Hours

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Orchard Park Learning Lab at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Find Support, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Event Details:

Are you considering college or trade school in the fall? Make sure you complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to see if you qualify for money to help you pay...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Learning Lab
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Program Type: Attend an Event, Build Your Skills, Find Support, Learn About It
Event Details:

Are you considering college or trade school in the fall? Make sure you complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to see if you qualify for money to help you pay for school!

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "All Ages/Families" group.
This event is in the "School Age (grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Movies, Music, & Movement

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Orchard Park Program Room at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Attend an Event, Learn About It, Move Your Body, Read, Write, Talk, Sing, Play, Count
Age Group:
All Ages/Families, School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

June 5 & 26, July 10 & 24: Join us for a fun interactive class where we'll explore the movie and learn a song and dance from the show. June 12, July 3, 17, & 31: We'...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Program Room
Age Group: All Ages/Families, School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Attend an Event, Learn About It, Move Your Body, Read, Write, Talk, Sing, Play, Count
Event Details:

June 5 & 26, July 10 & 24: Join us for a fun interactive class where we'll explore the movie and learn a song and dance from the show.

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.

Cosplay Academy

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Conference Room at Cherry Lane
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Age Group:
Teens (grades 7-12)
Event Details:

Come learn the basics in hand and machine sewing! Every month we will be exploring a new skill in the world of sewing and needle craft. You'll learn how to work with buttons, zippe...

Library Branch: Cherry Lane
Room: Children's Conference Room
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12)
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Learn About It
Event Details:

Come learn the basics in hand and machine sewing! Every month we will be exploring a new skill in the world of sewing and needle craft. You'll learn how to work with buttons, zippers, and the dreaded stretchy fabric.

Disclaimer(s)

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

We often take photographs during library events. Please let our photographer know if you do not want us to publish photos of your child.

This event is in the "School Age (grades K-6)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (grades 7-12)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Exploration Lab

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Orchard Park Learning Lab at Orchard Park
Program Type:
Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Get Involved, Learn About It
Age Group:
School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Event Details:

The Exploration Lab is a place where you can explore different arts, crafts, science, technology, and other creative topics at your own pace. There are themed explorations kits wit...

Library Branch: Orchard Park
Room: Orchard Park Learning Lab
Age Group: School Age (grades K-6), Teens (grades 7-12), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Build Your Skills, Do an Activity, Get Involved, Learn About It
Event Details:

The Exploration Lab is a place where you can explore different arts, crafts, science, technology, and other creative topics at your own pace. There are themed explorations kits with simple instructions to help you get started.