Northville District Library

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TeenPosium

TeenPosium 2011: Countdown to Comic Con
April 16 - May 6, 2011

Five neighboring libraries bring the teen community together to prepare for the 2011 Motor City Comic Con through a variety of programs and events.

>> Countdown to Comic Con brochure

There are numerous special events, movies and book discussion scheduled. Click for a complete list of events.

Below are Northville District Library TeenPosium events:

Tuesday, April 26, 2011 @ 7pm > TeenPosium: Countdown to ComiCon book discussion: The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

In Mary's world there are simple truths. The Sisterhood always knows best, and the fence that protects her village from the Forest of Hands and Teeth must remain intact. After fence is breached, Mary's world is thrown into chaos, and she must choose between her village and her future.

Friday, April 29, 2011 from 6pm - 7:30 pm > Comics Creator Workshop: Writing with Images

Curious about how to create your own comic book? Learn how to use drawings and crazy "sound" effects to grab your readers' attention. Cartoonist Jerzy Drozd leads a fun,interactive discussion on how to write and draw effectively to create your own short comics story.

Registration required and arrive by 6:00 p.m. for this after hours lock-in program. To register, call 248-349-3020 or sign-up at the Info Desk on the Library's main floor.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 @ 7 pm > How to Be a Zombie 101

Get ready for the TeenPosium Zombie Ball on May 6. Learn the steps to Michael Jackson's Thriller and get tips for how to apply makeup to achieve your best zombie look!

Registration recommended, please call 248-349-3020 or sign up at the Info Desk on the main floor of the Library.

ZombProm Zombie Ball
Friday, May 6, 2011 from 7 pm - 10 pm @ the Novi Public Library
This Event was CANCELLED.

Activities include dancing to Michael Jackson's Thriller, a Zombie Contest for best zombie look, a Jell-o brain eating contest, vendor booths and more fun zombie-like activities.


About TeenPosium

TeenPosium is a collaborative effort by five neighboring libraries to unite teens in their communities through reading and fun teen events. TeenPosium features book discussions, movies and other special teen programs at all five libraries. The libraries are part of the Neighborhood Library Association (NLA) and include: Lyon Township Public Library, Northville District Library, Novi Public Library, Salem-South Lyon District Library and Wixom Public Library. The mission of the NLA is to bring their communities together to read, discuss and participate in programs selected to strengthen community ties and promote literacy among a diverse population.