CELEBRATE FREEDOM TO READ during BANNED AND CHALLENGED BOOK WEEK:
Come advocate for your favorite banned or challenged book. Pick up info at the Library on how to participate in the ‘Battle of the Banned” program, Wed. Sept 30, Main Library, 7:00 p.m. More information can be found on the banned books web guide.
Teen Advisory Board (TAB):
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group that meets every other month to plan teen programs and suggest books and other materials for the library. All of this is done in a laid-back atmosphere where chocolate and other sugary snacks serve as inspiration for the group. If you’re interested in joining or just want to sit in on a meeting, feel free to show up at the next scheduled one. NEXT Meeting: Saturday, November 21, 2015, Main Library, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
R.E.A.D. E-Books: Read, Enjoy, And Discover E-Books
Teens in grades 6 and up are invited to participate in our online and in-person book discussions held at the TOWN BRANCH. Dates/Titles for Fall 2015 are
- Fri., Sept 25 6 p.m.Vigilante Poets Of Selwyn Academy, by Kate Hattermer
- Fri., Nov 20 6 p.m. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
Get Graphic: Graphic Novel Book Club
Teens in grades 6 and up can join a new book discussion club held at the Main Library. Dates/Titles for Fall 2015 are
- Wed., Oct 14 7 p.m. E-learning Center. Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein by Gris Grimly, assembled from the original text by Mary Shelley.
- Wed., Dec 9 6 p.m. Story Hour Room. Title to be announced
Teen Read Week: Get Away at Your Library
October 18-24, 2015. Pick up your Teen Reads Passport at the Youth Services Office MAIN Library starting Mon., Oct 18.
The Future is NOW!
October 21, 2015. Celebrate the day in the future that Marty McFly heads off to “Back to the Future”. Games and trivia will be at 1 p.m. (half day of school in NECSD), Movie will be shown at 2:30 p.m. in the Story Hour Room.
Steampunk Lego Night
Mon., Nov 23 6:30 p.m. Come participate in a range of Lego challenges, all with a steampunk theme.
2015 TEEN VIDEO CHALLENGE WINNER!
Want to know what’s happening at the library? Click here and look for the dark blue highlighted programs on the Calendar of Events to find out.
Do you need to volunteer for community service for school or church? You can earn that time by volunteering at to help at the Library. Contact Lara Patel, Teen Services Librarian, at 845-563-3644 or email: email@example.com