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Saturday: 9:30am-4:00pm, Sunday: 12:00pm-5:00pm

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Programs

Teen Programs

SUMMER READING BEGINS

Join us for the start of summer reading! Register and start counting your time read for the chance to win prizes, and check out our Book Bingo and Scavenger Hunt!

Saturday, June 22          All Day

 

TAB: Teen Advisory Board

Volunteer with us in a friendly, group setting. Join us to help shelve, clean, and assist with important projects. Share your opinion on upcoming programs and books!

Tuesday, June 25        6:00 to 7:00 pm

Grades 6-12          No registration required

 

Minute to Win It

Fast paced and fun, you’ve got one minute to succeed in these quick challenges! With snacks involved and all of them being hilarious to watch, there are no losers in these challenges.

Thursday, June 27          6:00-7:00pm

Grades 6-12         Space is limited; registration required

 

Teen DIY: Make a Tribble

Join us to make your very own Tribble! These cute creatures are basically furry spheres and make great companions (but have a strong appetite for trouble!)

Monday, July 8          4:00-5:00pm

Grades 6-12         Space is limited; registration required

 

Harry Potter Club

Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles! Join the Harry Potter Club and join us for all things related to the wizarding world!

Tuesday, July 9  6:00 to 7:00 pm

Grades 6-12          Registration required

 

Junior Friends

Volunteer with us in a friendly, group setting. Join us to help shelve, clean, and assist with important projects.

Thursday, July 11 (Date Change)  6:00 to 7:00 pm

Grades 4-12          Registration required

 

The Secret Science of Ice Cream

Join us to talk about the secret science behind ice cream and make your own. Enjoy a sundae featuring the ice cream you made yourself, and leave with a recipe to make ice cream whenever you want- no machinery required! Dairy will be present.

Tuesday, July 16   1:00 to 2:00 pm

Grades 6-12        Space is limited; registration required

The World of Owls

Find out what owls are really like with this presentation featuring live owls. Julie Anne Collier of Wingmasters will be bringing a variety of North American owls (all rescued & rehabilitated).

Saturday, July 20   1:00 to 2:00 pm

Ages 6 and Up (under 12 must be accompanied by an adult, and all attendees must be able to stay quietly seated for 1 hour)        Space is limited; registration required

 

DIY Solar System Bracelets

Make a Solar System Bracelet!

Tuesday, July 23   2:30 to 3:30 pm

Grades 6-12      Space is limited; registration required

 

TAB: Teen Advisory Board

Volunteer with us in a friendly, group setting. Join us to help shelve, clean, and assist with important projects. Share your opinion on upcoming programs and books!

Tuesday, July 23 (Date Change)        6:00 to 7:00 pm

Grades 6-12          No registration required

 

Interlibrary Rubik’s Cube Competition

Join us for an interlibrary rubik’s cube competition cohosted with the Woodbury Public Library and held in the Kingsley Room. Compete in different timed events.

Saturday, July 27         11:00am-1:00pm

Grades 1-12          Space limited; registration required

 

Nailed It or Failed It

Before the clock runs out, you have to decorate a cupcake to match a fancy, pinterest style cupcake! Our judges will have several criteria to decide the winner, and all attendees will get to eat their own cupcakes! All materials provided. Please note: Wheat, dairy, soy, gelatin, eggs, and chocolate will be present.

Tuesday, July 30         6:00-7:15pm

Grades 1-12          Space limited; registration required

 

Junior Friends

Volunteer with us in a friendly, group setting. Join us to help shelve, clean, and assist with important projects.

Thursday, August 1  6:00 to 7:00 pm

Grades 4-12          Registration required

 

Learn to Play the Ukulele

Join Julie Stepanek as she shows us the fundamentals of ukulele playing. You’ll learn how to tune, strum, and read chords. After a short lesson, you’ll be able to play songs. No experience necessary! Bring your own ukulele or borrow one of hers!

Tuesday, August 6         6:00-7:15pm

Grades 6-12          Space limited; registration required

 

Living in Space

What does it take to stay protected in space? Investigate various dangers that astronauts encounter and how they overcome them. Use a Geiger counter to safely measure radioactive materials and see how objects behave in a vacuum. Presented by the CT Science Center!

Monday, August 12          2:00-2:50pm

Grades 6-12         Space is limited; registration required

 

Teen DIY: Galaxy Throw Pillow

Join us to make a Galaxy patterned throw pillow. While we will be careful, we will also be using fabric paint so please wear something you wouldn’t mind getting paint on.

Monday, August 12          4:00-5:00pm

Grades 6-12         Space is limited; registration required

 

Harry Potter Club

Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles! Join the Harry Potter Club and join us for all things related to the wizarding world!

Tuesday, August 13  6:00 to 7:00 pm

Grades 6-12          Registration required

 

END OF SUMMER READING

Friday, August 16          12PM NOON

All tickets are due Friday, August 16 at NOON, with no exceptions!