Teen Volunteer Orientation
Need volunteer hours? Burke Centre Library will need responsible teens 12-18 years old to talk to parents and kids about the summer reading program. Need to be able to commit to 1-2 hours a week for approximately 7 weeks. The Teen Volunteer Orientation is mandatory. Registration required.
Silence of the Himalayas
2 – 3:30 PM
Experience the Silence of the Himalayas through a special meditation program. Photo and video exhibition, live sitar music, Indian classical vocal, and poetry will immerse you in a meditative aura of the most spiritual and enigmatic place on Earth – the Himalayas region. Presented by Sahaja Yoga Meditation in collaboration with UNESCO Body and Mind Wellness Club. Light refreshments. Adults and Teens.
Teen Tech Club
Explore robotics, programming, and circuitry with our Ozbot, Sphero Ball, Cubelets, Little Bits and more! Age 12-18. Requires registering.
Lego Contest Entry Forms Available
July 13th – July 20th
Join us for the Burke Centre Library’s Annual LEGO Contest! Build a structure that best represents your cultural heritage. Age categories are Family, Grades 6-8, and Grades 9-12. Entry forms are available from July 8th through 20. Builders bring their structure to the library on Saturday, July 27st at 1:45 PM. Public exhibit and ballot voting take place from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Winners are announced and prizes awarded at 3:15 PM. First prize for each age group is a $50 Amazon Gift Card and second prize is a $30 Amazon Gift Card. Prizes are sponsored by the Friends of Burke Centre Library. All ages may vote on the day of the exhibit.
Sahaja Yoga Meditation
Sahaja Yoga meditation is perfect for beginners. You will learn how to connect with your inner energy and achieve a state of peace. In this silence, inner joy flourishes and brings balance and harmony to everything we do. Age 15 to Adult. R.