compiled by Emma Shacochis
Spend your next two weeks online – with the library! These events, while no longer in person, are still being offered to provide Fairfax County teens with plenty of fun.
Cozy Crafts to Go: August 11-21, pick up at Great Falls Library
Grab one of three kits with instructions from Great Falls, and get crafty in your own home! Among the activities offered are pom-pom trees, magazine strip art, and a Harry Potter-style origami Sorting Hat.
Summer Photography Club – Mission: Places and Travel, August 11-21
Enter your best travel photos for FCPL’s slideshow! Submissions are accepted until August 21st, and the slideshow will be posted on the library’s YouTube channel at the end of the month.
Online Yoga, August 12 & 19, 10-11am
Begin your day with FCPL’s virtual yoga class, for teens and older! Register online to receive the Zoom code.
*Teen Advisory Board Meeting, August 13, 7-8pm*
Reston Regional’s next TAB meeting will be held this Thursday evening! Come discuss your summer reading and upcoming school year with us. Register online to receive the Zoom code.
Summer Writing Workshop, August 13 & 20, 3:30-4:30pm
Teen (aged 12-14) can share and get feedback on their writing through this online workshop hosted by McLean High School upperclassmen, as well as learn about opportunities to publish pieces on McLean’s The Highlander site. Register online to receive the Zoom code.
Teen Otaku Club, August 11, 4-5pm
Discuss your favorite manga or anime and participate in an activity with Pohick Regional’s Teen Otaku Club. Register online to receive the Zoom code.
Herndon Book Club, August 18, 6:30-7:30pm
Herndon’s Teen Book Club will be discussing the historical drama Between Shades of Gray at their next meeting. Register online to receive the Zoom code.
Superfight, August 21, 2-3pm
If you’re a fan of absurd mash-ups and playing “who would win in a fight,” join FCPL’s online Superfight tournament! Register online to receive the Zoom code.
You can register for all of these programs and more here.