LIBRARY HOURS: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9:30am-5:30pm,  Tuesday and Thursday: 9:30am-9pm,
Saturday: 9:30am-4pm, Sunday: Closed

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Programs

Teen Programs

 

From Book to Movie: Midnight Sun

Love the book? Watch the movie! Join us for the 2018 adaptation of Trish Cook’s novel Midnight Sun. Starring Bella Thorne and Patrick Schwarzenegger. Rated PG-13. Movie runs 1 hr. 34 min. 

Thursday, July 19    5:30 to 7:30 PM

Ages 13 & up

Stop the Bleed

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Training specialists from Echo Hose Ambulance of Shelton will be coming in to provide training in CPR and basic First Aid techniques. Participants will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the program. It is suggested you bring your own lunch, given the length of the program. 

Saturday, July 21   12:30 to 3:30 PM

Grades 8-12

Registration required. 

 

Tandy Leather Workshop

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Tandy Leather is the worlds largest leather supplier in the world. In this workshop they will provide all materials and guidance for participants to create their own leather key fob which can be put on backpacks, key chains, etc.  Leather dye WILL stain clothes; dress accordingly. 

Thursday, July 26    4:30 to 6:00 PM

Ages 13-18

Registration required. 

Board Game Night

Bored? Drop in for an afternoon of games. Choose from a wide variety of board games or bring your own.

Monday, July 30     4:00 to 5:00 PM

Ages 13-18

Painting with Paula

Create your own work of art in this painting workshop run by local artist Paula Brinkman. Smocks and materials provided, but dress accordingly. 

Tuesday, August 7     2:30 to 3:30 PM

Grades 6-12

Registration required

From Book to Movie: Everything, Everything

 

Love the book? Watch the movie! Join us for the 2017 adaptation of Nicola Yoon’s novel Everything, Everything. Starring Amandla Sternberg an Nick Robinson. Rated PG-13. Movie runs 1 hr. 36 min. 

Thursday, August 9    5:30 to 7:30 PM

Ages 13 & up

Food Explorers for Teens

Join Registered Dietitian Katie Shepherd for a lunchtime program focusing on making healthy snacks. The group will make two to three healthy snacks while learning about their ingredients and why snacks are important for our health. 

Thursday, August 16    2:00 to 3:30 PM

Grades 6-12

Registration required

From Book to Movie: Ready Player One

 

Love the book? Watch the movie! Join us for the 2018 adaptation of Ernest Cline’s novel Ready Player One. Starring Olivia Cook and Tye Sheridan. Rated PG-13. Movie runs 2 hr. 19 min. 

Thursday, August 16    5:30 to 8:00 PM

Ages 13 & up

Adios, Coco Chanel! DIY Herbal Perfume

Ditch your store-bought perfume! The Grounded Goodwife will teach you how to create your signature scent, mad scientist style! Experiment with base fragrances, mid-tones, and top notes. 

Thursday, August 20    2:00 to 3:00 PM

Grades 6-12

Registration required

Registration is required for most programs. 

Stop by the Teen Department or call 203-262-0626 ext. 3 for more information.