Teen Programs & Events

 

 

 

September 2018

 

Unplugged Fridays (September Fridays: 9/7 & 9/21, 3 – 4:30 PM)

Play tabletop games!  Bring your own, bring some friends, and have fun!

For teens entering into grades 6 and up.  Drop-in, no registration required.

 

 

October

Otaku Club (Tues., 10/2, 7 – 8 PM)

Make friends and watch some anime with us in Otaku Club!  Snacks and refreshments are provided.

For teens in grades 6 and up.  No registration required.  

 

 

Unplugged Fridays (Fri., October: 10/5, 3 – 4:30 PM)

Play tabletop games!  Bring your own, bring some friends, and have fun!

For teens entering into grades 6 and up.  Drop-in, no registration required.

 

Teen Makers: Intro to Sewing (Tues., Oct. 9, 7 – 8 PM)

Learn the basics of sewing such as fixing a seam or sewing on a button.  Supplies will be provided.

Space is limited to 8.  For teens in grades 6 and up.  Click here for registration.

 

Scrabble-A-Thon (Sat., Oct. 13, 1 – 4 PM)

Play rounds of Scrabble at the Durham Public Library.  Scrabble boards, letters, and dictionaries will be provided, but you are more than welcome to bring your own board.

Kid friendly board games are also available for those bringing their children.

For adults and teens.  Registration begins Sept. 27 and is highly recommended for preparing supplies.  Click here for registration.

 

Teen Wand Making (Mon., Oct. 15, 7:30 – 8:30 PM)

Need a Witch or Wizard’s wand for your Halloween costume? Just want to make a magic wand? Join us to create your own personal wand! Registration required.Limit 12 each session. Open to grades 6 & up. Registration opens 10/1.  Click here for registration.

 

 

Teen Books & Buzz (Weds., Oct. 24, 7 – 8 PM)

Celebrate Halloween with suspenseful young adult novel “The Bunker Diaries” by Kevin Brooks!

Also: Make chocolate frogs!

Copies of the book will be available at the front desk.  No registration required.  For teens in grades 6 and up.

 

College 4 Less (Thurs., Oct 25, 6:30 – 8 PM)

Attend a free presentation with College 4 Less, a local company based out of North Haven that is dedicated to aiding those with college financial needs.  Topics such as applying for financial aid, college planning, and managing other higher education expenses will be discussed.

Registration is recommended and opens October 3.  Click here for registration.

 

 

 

Conntact either Children’s Librarian Alex Klaus (aklaus@durhamlibrary.org) or Assistant Youth Services Librarian Gina Monti (gmonti@durhamlibrary.org) for any questions or comments regarding teen programs and events.  You can also reach us at (860) 349-9544.