Optimist Room

Paint Night

Calling all creative teens! Even if you are a terrible artist (which I’m sure you’re not), painting is still a super fun way to open up your creative energy and let your inner artist out. Come join us on this Thursday evening for a night of painting, socializing with fellow creators, and, of course, snacking.

Day & Time:  Thursday, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  May 24

Ages:  12 – 17

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

May 24th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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#ThrowbackThursday

Come throw it alllll the way back with us to before Y2K at our retro teen party, featuring snacks, crafts, toys (like LEGO and Playdoh), and board games from decades past. There will also be a photo booth with props from the 2000s, 90s, and 80s to create the perfect #TBT pic.

Day & Time:  Thursday, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  April 26

Ages:  12 – 17

Fee:  Free! 

April 26th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a different fun, creative project.

Day & Time:  the third Thursday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  April 19, May 17, June 21

Ages:  9 - 15

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

 

April: DIY Glass Magnets

May: No-Sew Pillows

June: Tape-resist Painting

Repeats every month on May, June on the third Thursday until Thu Jun 21 2018 .
April 19th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
May 17th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
June 21st, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Repeats

Let's Do This! - monthly makeshops

Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a different fun, creative project.

Day & Time:  the third Thursday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  April 19, May 17, June 21

Ages:  9 - 15

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

 

April: DIY Glass Magnets

May: No-Sew Pillows

June: Tape-resist Painting

June 21st, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Let's Do This! - monthly makeshops

Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a different fun, creative project.

Day & Time:  the third Thursday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  April 19, May 17, June 21

Ages:  9 - 15

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

 

April: DIY Glass Magnets

May: No-Sew Pillows

June: Tape-resist Painting

May 17th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Let's Do This! - monthly makeshops

Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a different fun, creative project.

Day & Time:  the third Thursday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  April 19, May 17, June 21

Ages:  9 - 15

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

 

April: DIY Glass Magnets

May: No-Sew Pillows

June: Tape-resist Painting

April 19th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Stars: a Twinkle in the Night - a Youth Astronomy Presentation

Join Ian Wheelband of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada for this engaging presentation, followed by a telescope viewing of the night sky (weather permitting). 

Day & Time:  Thursday, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Date:  May 31

Ages:  11 - 16

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

May 31st, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Board Game Blowout

Keep boredom at bay!  Spend your evening testing your luck and skill at a variety of card and board games including: King of Tokyo, Fluxx, Chess, Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, Love Letters, Small World, Dominion, and more!

Day & Time:  Wednesday, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Date:  April 25, 2018

Ages:  11 - 15

Fee:  Free!  No registration necessary, just drop in.

April 25th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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littleBits Lab

Join us every month to explore these popular electronic building blocks and see how innovative and creative you can be.  Each session we will focus on a different project or design challenge.

Day & Time:  the first Thursday of each month, 7-8 p.m.

Dates:  April 5, May 3, June 7

Ages: 11 – 15

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

April 5th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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littleBits Lab

Join us every month to explore these popular electronic building blocks and see how innovative and creative you can be.  Each session we will focus on a different project or design challenge.

Day & Time:  the first Thursday of each month, 7-8 p.m.

Dates:  April 5, May 3, June 7

Ages: 11 – 15

Fee:  Free!  Please register in advance.

May 3rd, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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