Libraries Host Online Activities For Young Adults, Teens In March
Mar 29, 2021
The programs will be either livestreamed via Webex or pre-recorded videos. Registration is required for the livestreamed programs only. An email with the link for the Webex meeting will be sent to all who register on FBCL’s online virtual calendar.
To register for a livestreamed program or to view the how-to videos, go to the Fort Bend County Libraries website – www.fortbend.lib.tx.us – click on the “Classes and Events” tab, select “Virtual Programs,” and find the virtual program on the dates listed.
“YA Book Talk” – Thursday, March 25 (pre-recorded video)
FBCL library staff share news & views on some captivating Young Adult lit for teens. In this episode, hear about The Monstrumologist, written by Rick Yancey. This book is available in print.
Young Adult Online Gaming & Teen Tech Week Events
“YA Teen Tech Week:Mapping Life Using Notion” -- Tuesday, March 16 (pre-recorded video)
Get to know Notion, an online and mobile app that helps with organization, keeping schedules, task lists, journals, and notes all in one place.
“YA Teen Tech Week:Mythical Mayhem” -- Thursday, March 18 (all day)
In this virtual escape room, players have fallen into a void and must find their way back to reality by solving riddles. This is an individual activity; there is no interaction between players. Suitable for students in grades 9 through 12, this online activity can be accessed through FBCL’s website on the day of the event; registration is not required.
YA Teen Tech Live Chat – “Videos” – Monday, March 29, 3:00 pm.
This event will be livestreamed via Webex at the designated time. Learn about videoconferencing and creating videos; share tips and tricks for making great videos.
The activities are free and open to the public. Registration is required for the live Webex sessions only; a link to the Webex session will be emailed to participants who register. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Classes & Events,” select “Virtual Programs,” and find the program on the date indicated. For more information, call the Fort Bend County Libraries’ Communications Office (281-633-4734).