Teen Programs

 Teen Programs
Programs are held at the Main branch of the Wayne Public Library & Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability. Registration can be done online by visiting the Event Calendar above, beginning at the designated time on the registration date.

NOTE: If you are unable to attend a program, please kindly call the library in advance. This will allow others on the waiting list to attend the program, as well as prevent waste of materials.
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Teen Calendar for February 2018 


Teen Calendar for January 2018

Knitting 101

Thursday, January 3, 2018 from 4:00—4:45 PM

Young Adults in grades 5—12, are you interested in learning how to knit? Come join us as we relax and learn the basics together. Feel free to bring in your own knitting needles and yarn.

Online registration starts Wednesday, December 20th at 7:00 AM.


WPL Y.A. Chess Club

Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 6:15—7:30 PM

Come and develop your strategic skills and challenge a new opponent. Young Adults in grades 5 through 12 are welcome to play chess against our chess mentor Mr. J or each other.

Online registration starts Thursday, December 21st at 7:00 AM. 


Teen Creates!

Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 5:00-6:00 PM

Make a popsicle stick sled decoration with Ms. Regina, our craft artist. Bring a photograph if you would like to personalize your project. Open to Y.A.s in grades 5—12.

Online registration starts Thursday, December 28th at 7:00 AM. 


Teen Snacks

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 4:00—4:45 PM

Join us and learn how to make a winter snack! Natalie, MS, RD, the Retail Dietitian from ShopRite of Wayne, will teach us how to make some yummy goodies. This program is for Young Adults in 5th through 12 grade. *Please be aware this may not be an allergy-friendly program.

Online registration starts Monday, January 1st at 7:00 AM.


Tech Help From Teens for Your Electronic Devices

Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 5:30—6:30 PM

Do you have a gadget you need to know better?

Get Device-Advice from our CommuniTeens.

Register and bring your portable electronics and questions for one-on-one help.

ADULTS: REGISTER in advance with the Children’s Dept. starting Thursday, January 4th at 7:00 AM.

TEEN TECH HELPERS: Young Adults in grades 5—12 interested in volunteering their time & tech skills should register online or contact Lisa to enlist.
Call 973-694-4272 ext. 5301 OR email jorgensenl@waynepubliclibrary.org for more information and to sign-up.

Online registration starts Thursday, January 4th at 7AM.


Marshmallow Challenge

Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 5:30—6:30 PM

Calling all Teens your engineering and teamwork skills will be tested tonight as we see who can build the tallest structure! Open to Young Adults in grades 5—12.

Online registration starts Thursday, January 11th at 7:00 AM. 


Teen Films: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets ©Lionsgate, 2017

Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 1:30—4:00 PM

Rated PG-13, Run Time: 2 hours 17 minutes

A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe. Feel free to bring your own snacks. Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade.

Online registration starts Sunday, January 14th at 7:00 AM.