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Art and MusicArtcyclopedia
Art History Resources
Artlex - Art Dictionary
ThinkQuest Music Library
Music in American Life Index
English and LiteratureAbsolute Shakespeare
MLA Citation Style
OWL Writing Lab
Math and ScienceAnalyze Math
Fear of Physics
How Stuff Works
General Chemistry Online
Mathematics Fact Monster
History and Social StudiesLibrary Spot Biographies
How U.S. Government Works
The World Factbook
Best History Sites
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
College & Test Prep LinksCollege Scholarships
Federal Student Aid
Occupational Outlook Guide
Test Prep Review
U.S. News College Ranking Report
Bureau of Labor & Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook
Local Colleges & UniversitiesAlabama A & M
Alabama State University
Jefferson State Community College
Troy State University
University of Alabama
University of Alabama - UAB
University of Montevallo
University of North Alabama
University of South Alabama
University of West Alabama
>> Listing of AL Community Colleges
New Teen Titles at VHLF
Amazon’s Bestsellers List
TeensPoint Book Lists
Gale Student Short Stories
Famous Characters and Series
Teen News & Events
TEENS: Open Gaming / August 1 @ 4PM
Open Gaming – August 1, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 Come to the library and enjoy awesome video games on the Wii, Wii U and Xbox 360. We will also have board games to play with fellow teens! Snacks served
Bil Lepp - Storyteller/Comedian / Tuesday, August 5 @ 2PM
Bil Lepp - Storyteller/Comedian
Tuesday, August 5 from 2pm-3pm
For ALL Ages
TEENS: Advisory Board / August 6 @ 4:30PM
Teen Advisory Board – August 6, 2014 from 4:30-5:30 Make your voice known by helping the library decide what books, movies, music, and video games the Teen Department should buy and making short videos to promote the programs we offer! Snacks Served.
TEENS: Open Gaming / August 8 @ 4PM
Open Gaming – August 8, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 Come to the library and enjoy awesome video games on the Wii, Wii U and Xbox 360. We will also have board games to play with fellow teens! Snacks served.
TEENS: Minecraft in the Forest / August 9 @ 1:00
Minecraft in the Forest – August 9, 2014 from 1:00-3:00 See if you can make it through the library’s dungeon or if you will fall to the variety of traps that we have set! Registration begins on July 28, 2014. To register contact Daniel at 978-3683.
TEENS: Marvel Movie Night / August 12 @ 4PM
Marvel Movie Night – August 12, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 Join us for an afternoon of awesome Marvel movies, where you choose what we watch and eat some cool snacks!
TEENS: Writing Group - Wed, August 13 @ 4PM
Writing Group – August 13, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 Like to write? Looking for an audience with which to share your work? The Teen Department is offering a writing group where teens can build writing skills and provide feedback to one another. Snacks served.
TEENS: Open Gaming / August 15 @ 4PM
Open Gaming – August 15, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 Come to the library and enjoy awesome video games on the Wii, Wii U and Xbox 360. We will also have board games to play with fellow teens! Snacks served.
TEENS: Studio 1221 / August 20 @ 4:00PM
Studio 1221 – August 20, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 We’re making food crafts with Sprinkles! Come and make a variety of tasty treats for show or to eat!
TEENS: Retro Open Gaming – August 22 @ 4PM
Retro Open Gaming – August 22, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 This week Open Gaming goes old school with a selection of classic console games! Snacks served.
TEENS: Anime Night / Tues, August 26 @ 4PM
Anime Night – August 26, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 Join us for an evening of anime, where the audience decides what we watch and, we have some great snacks to eat!
TEENS:Writing Group / Wed, August 27 @ 4:00PM
Writing Group – August 27, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 Come to this month’s second meeting of the Teen Writing Group to build writing skills and receive feedback on your work. Snacks served.
TEENS: Mario Kart 8 Tournament / Friday, August 29 @ 4PM
Mario Kart 8 Tournament – August 29, 2014 from 4:00-5:30 Test your Wii U skill in out Mario Kart 8 tournament! Come, dominate the competition, and fight to win a Gamestop gift card! Snacks served.