*Register for this event at your library or at mcdl.info/events. Phone numbers on back cover. 12 Events for Teens (Grades 6-12, unless noted) Scary Good Fun Dungeons & Dragons Club Medina - Wed., Sept. 7, 21, Oct. 5, 19, Nov. 2, 16, 3:00 - 5:00 pm Seville - Tues., Sept. 27, Oct. 25, Nov. 29, 6:00 pm Embark on a magical journey using a character of your own design. VolunTeen Orientation: Butterfly Garden * Highland - Thurs., Sept. 8, Oct. 20, Nov. 17, 3:00 pm - Earn service hours throughout the year by helping support the butterfly garden. Top Your ‘Za Buckeye - Wed., Sept. 14, 12:30 pm Learn how to make an easy snack and personalize it with your favorite toppings. Chocolate vs. Chocolate Buckeye - Wed., Sept. 21, 2:15 pm Learn how chocolate is made, taste samples, and vote for your favorite. Hobbit Birthday Party * Highland - Thurs., Sept. 22, 6:00 pm Celebrate Frodo and Bilbo’s birthday with snacks and trivia. Costumes encouraged. Otaku Tuesdays * Medina - Tues., Sept. 27, Oct. 25, Nov. 22, 6:00 - 7:30 pm View and discuss anime, do geekcrafts, and learn about Japanese culture. Cosplay welcome. Teen Taste Testers Highland - Wed., Oct. 5, 3:00 pm Can you taste the difference between store brand and name brand? Compete for the teen taster championship. Strawbees Buckeye - Wed., Oct. 12, 2:15 pm What can YOU build with straws? Served with strawbee(rie)s and cream! Vote for the best creation. Prize for the winner. Drum Group Brunswick * - Thurs., Oct. 13, 2:30 pm Buckeye - Wed., Oct. 19, 2:30 pm Celebrate community and life with music and rhythm in this interactive session. After-Hours Hide & Seek * Medina - Fri., Oct. 14, 5:00 - 6:30 pm Ready or not... play hide and seek in the dark after the library closes. Break a World Record Buckeye - Wed., Oct. 26, 2:15 pm Can you stick more than 60 sticky notes to your face in a minute? How quickly can you arrange Mr. Potato Head while blindfolded? Attempt to break these, and more, Guinness World Records. Will it Waffle? * Brunswick - Thurs., Nov. 3 6:00 - 7:30 pm - Experiment with creative waffle iron recipes. Dog Power! Buckeye - Wed., Nov. 16, 12:30 pm Ripley and his owner answer questions about training a therapy dog and show you the amazing things he can do. Nugget Tasting Tourney Buckeye - Wed., Nov. 30, 2:15 pm Who has the best chicken nuggets in Medina? Sample each one and vote. Stuffed Animal Taxidermy * Brunswick - Mon., Sept. 26 6:00 - 7:30 pm - Mount a stuffed animal masterpiece to display on your wall. Pumpkin Decorating Contest * Highland - Mon., Oct. 3, 3:00 - 5:00 pm Design a pumpkin to display in the library. Vote for favorites all month. Winners announced the final week of October. Pumpkins provided. Pumpkin Spice Party Buckeye - Wed., Oct. 5, 12:30 pm Spice up a painting project with a seasonal favorite. Haunted Gingerbread Houses * Lodi - Wed., Oct. 12, 6:00 pm Create a spooky gingerbread house. Zombie Dolls * Seville - Mon., Oct. 17, 6:00 pm Grades 4-12 - The dolls have risen from the dead! Create your own zombie using old dolls. Monstercon Medina - Wed., Oct. 19, 5:30 - 7:00 pm A Halloween party of monstrous proportions. Monster toy lab, costume contest, trivia murder party, and more! Are You Afraid of the Dark? * Seville - Sat., Oct. 22, 5:00 - 6:30 pm Prepare a spooky story and share around a “campfire” after hours! Participate in a costume contest, enjoy s’mores pops, and more. Permission slip required. Haunted Escape Room * Medina - Tues., Nov. 1, 6:00 pm Work with a team to solve the mysteries of the room or meet your doom. You have one hour.