CLEARWATER – Clearwater libraries will offer the following youth and teen activities for the week of June 16. For more information or to register, call 562-4970 or visit www.myclearwater.com/cpl.
Sunday, June 15
• Craft a Reaction – The Main Library, 100 N. Osceola Ave., 3 to 4 p.m. will host a weekly summer program where teens from grades 6 to 12 can learn about various areas of scientific study. There will be cool crafts and activities.
Monday, June 16
• Osmosis Jones movie screening – At the Main Library, 3 to 5 p.m. White blood cell character, Osmosis Jones, and a medicine called “Drix” team up to defeat the dreaded Thrax virus in the body of a zookeeper named Frank. Tweens and teens can watch Frank prevail while snacking on popcorn and beverages.
• Magic with Cesar Domico – At the Main Library, 2 to 3 p.m. School-aged children are invited to enjoy a dynamic comedy magic show with audience participation. Groups of 10 or more must pre-register.
Tuesday, June 17
• Mr. McWiz – The Countryside Library, 2741 S.R. 580, 2 to 2:45 p.m. will host Mr. McWiz, who will open the fascinating world all around us with hands-on fun science adventures. This is for school-age children.
• Tween Maker Space – At the East Library, 2251 Drew St., 4:30 to 6 p.m. Youth and teens can create a decorative bedroom sign, rubber band bracelets, and other creations with everyday options and different techniques. Register online.
Wednesday, June 18
• Florida Orchestra petting zoo – 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Judy McSwine of the Florida Orchestra leads this hands-on workshop for young listeners who learn about the different instruments in the orchestra and the sounds that they make.
• Manners Matter – The Main Library, 2 to 3 p.m. Third- to eighth-graders are led by facilitator Tawanna Larkin, image consultant, who offers this interactive etiquette class for youth. Topics include mealtime manners, classroom etiquette, the Golden Rule and more. Registration is required.
• Mobile Gaming Revolution – At the North Greenwood Library, 905 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., 2 to 4 p.m. The library will bring in a temperature-controlled, self-contained mobile gaming studio with favorites such as an XBOX 360, PlayStation 3, and Nintendo Wii.
• You’re Gross and Your Insides are too – Main Library, 2 to 4 p.m. Activities and games for grades 6 to 12. Learn what an amazing machine your body really is, even though its workings seem gross at first glance.
Thursday, June 19
• Fizz, Boom, Read with Mad Science – East Library, 2 to 3:15 p.m. School-age children can participate in safe, fun and educational hands-on science experiments that fizz and go boom.
• Coding for Beginners workshop – Main Library, 2:30 to 5 p.m. Troy Hawk of Info Tech Education Corp. leads this seminar for third-graders and up on how to build a Web or mobile app. Registration is required.
• Science in the Summer/Fun with Chemistry – Main Library, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Second- to fifth-graders can explore the physical and chemical stages of everyday objects in this engaging science lesson. Registration is required.
Saturday, June 21
• The Artful Scientist – Countryside Library, 2741 S.R. 580, 2 to 2:45 P.M. Upper elementary-aged children are invited to make this craft while learning fun facts about science.