On Friday, March 23, Suzanne Collins’ bestseller The Hunger Games comes to life on the big screen! This gripping survival story was on the New York Times bestseller list for 100 consecutive weeks and has been the Library’s #1 teen fiction novel for 24 consecutive months. Catch the fever at the Library with Hunger Games-themed trivia, games, and more!
While you’re at the Library, check out a copy of any of the stories in The Hunger Games Trilogy. They’re available as books (large print, too), audiobooks on CD, and downloadable audiobooks. All you need is a valid library card and PIN, and you can begin your journey into the world of Panem. May the odds be ever in your favor!
Hunger Games programs and activities
Saturday, March 17, 2:00 p.m.
Do you have what it takes to be in the games? Will you be the last one standing? Bring your friends for brain-busting trivia and grueling physical challenges in our Hunger Games Challenge! Ages 12-18. Registration required. To register, call or visit our online program calendar.
Green Township Branch
Thursday, March 22, 6:00 p.m.
Teens, are you excited about The Hunger Games movie? Celebrate with trivia, games, and food. Registration required. To register, call or visit our online program calendar.
Mt. Washington Branch
Saturday, March 24, all day
It's Hunger Games Day! Brush up on your tribute skills to celebrate the opening of the movie.
Saturday, March 24, 1:00 p.m.
Join us in the arena to test your survivor skills, be crafty, and play a Hunger Games version of Jeopardy! Ages 12- 18.
Saturday, March 31, 2:00 p.m.
Can you build a rubber band shooter or bean catapult from ordinary household items? Compete against your friends for fabulous prizes! Ages 12- 18.
Saturday, April 7, 2:00 p.m.
Get hungry and challenge your friends to eat some of the weirdest, stinkiest, creepiest food on the planet. Afterwards, cleanse your palate with a sweet snack.
Saturday, April 14, 2:00 p.m.
Brush up on your skills as Master Mark Stacey of Ahn's Tae Kwon Do Institute demonstrates the weapons and self-defense techniques of the dynamic, Korean martial art of Hapkido! Ages 12-18.