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Young Adult Programs @ the Library

For anyone in 6th through 12th grades

8th Annual Young Adult Art Show 


The Pittsburg Public Library is hosting the 8th Annual Young Adult Art Show for individuals in sixth through twelfth grades.

Any original artwork in any medium may be submitted to the library during the week of March 2nd through March 8th. Artwork may be framed or unframed.

There is a limit of two entries per person and all artists need to sign a release form upon submission of their work.

All participants are invited to attend the Art Show and Reception on Monday, March 9th from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the PPL Meeting Room.

Following the reception, the artwork will be on display in the PPL meeting room through March 15th. For more information, please call the library at (620) 231-8110. 

MovieMakers for Young Adults

Young adults in sixth through twelfth grade are invited to participate in MovieMakers at the library. The group will meet on Wednesday, February 4th from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

MovieMakers allow teens to participate in all aspects of movie production. New participants are always welcome.

LEGO BuilderSpace Program

The LEGO BuilderSpace will be held on Tuesday, February 10th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Kids age seven and up are invited to attend, plus parents and siblings are always welcome. We'll have tables and tables of LEGOs, plus inspiration and ideas.
Please register by calling the library at (620) 231-8110 or click here to register for Legos online.

iCraft Program: Vintage Bookmarks

Join us for iCraft this month to make vintage bookmarks. Create beautiful and useful bookmarks using recycled books, paper, vintage stamps, and embellishments.

Join us for one session on Wednesday, February 18th at 6:00 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. 

The iCraft program series is open to anyone in the sixth grade through adult. Join us each month for a new craft project and all the supplies you need to put your creativity to work! Plus coffee, treats, and music to keep you going. 

iCraft programs are limited to 30 participants. Please register by calling the library at (620) 231-8110 or
click here to register for iCraft online.

Special Thanks to everyone who helped create our YA Zombie Movie

It Came From The Library!

Young adults were responsible for writing the script, make-up, costumes, filming, and video editing. Because it was so good, we ended up with several versions.

Click the links below to check it out...if you dare!

It Came From The Library (full color)

It Came From The Library (silent film version)

It Came From The Library (sepia)