Relax and unwind after school in our lounge! We have board games, laptops, and sign-up for our Minecraft server available. No registration required.
Teen Lounge is open everyday after school from 2:30 to 5:00 pm. On Mondays we offer video games in the lounge.
***Open hours can be subject to change.
Teen Cuisine: Mon., Mar. 13
Cook, learn, and eat at teen cuisine! This month is our Percy Jackson theme, and we will be making blue marshmallow covered popcorn!
For teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited to 12. Please register. Registration opens Feb. 27.
Practice SAT & NMSQT Exam: Sat., Mar. 18
Prepare for the SATs with a free practice exam. Registration is required and space is limited to 12 students.
Registration opens Friday, Feb. 24.
***Bring a calculator and snack.
LEGO Mindstorm Workshop: Tues., Mar. 21 & 28
The library now has new LEGO Mindstorm kits for you to build and code! Our kits are funded by a generous gift from the Cumello Family & Essex Financial Services, Inc..
This is a two-part program starting March 21 and ending on March 28. For students in grades 4 and up. Space is limited to 8 for both weeks and registration is required. Registration opens March 7.
DIY Bath Bombs: Tues., Apr. 4
Whip up a bath bomb recipe to bring home with you!
For teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited to 12 and registration is required. Registration opens Mar. 21.
Paper Marbling: Mon., Apr. 10
Make original paper designs you can turn into cards or stationary in our marble paper making class.
For tweens in grades 4 to 6. Space is limited to 12 and registration is required. Registration opens Mar. 27.
Smartphone Holograms: Weds., Apr. 12
Make a hologram using plastic sheets. Make sure to bring your smartphone or tablet, too!
For teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited to 12 and registration is required. Registration opens Mar. 29.
CAD Workshop: Tues., Apr. 18
Explore the world of 3-D design in our hour workshop using programs like 123D Design, TinkerCAD, and other applications we can use on your phones!
For students in grades 4 and up. Space is limited to 8 and registration is required. Registration opens Apr. 4.
Code with WordPress: Weds., May 10
Code with us in a free WordPress workshop! We’ll learn how to become active members of the WordPress online community, experiment with website templates, and work on your own professional website. Registration opens Apr. 26.
Replica Making for Teens: Tues., May 23
Are you interested in engineering? Art? Maybe just making a replica of a small part? In this program we will make reusable molds and replicas of small trinkets you can bring!
For teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited to 12 and registration begins Tues., May 9.
Tangle Art for Tweens: Weds., May 24 (7:00 – 8:00 PM)
Tangle art is a free expression that all starts with a tangle. There are no mistakes or errors. Just freeing your mind and having fun doing it!
For tweens in grades 4 and up. Space is limited to 10 and registration begins Weds., May 10.
Contact either Children’s Librarian Alex Klaus (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Assistant Youth Services Librarian Gina Monti (email@example.com) for any questions or comments regarding teen programs and events. You can also reach us at (860) 349-9544.