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 March 2019

Teen Calendar for April 2019


Can Writing Be That Easy?

Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 2:00—3:00 PM

Open to Young Adults in 4th through 12th grade. Have you ever gotten stuck trying to write an essay?  This Spontaneous Writing program can help!  Mr. J. will teach you tips that can help improve the thought process, and develop creative writing skills for all students.

Online registration starts Sunday, February 17th at 7:00 AM.

WPL Y.A. Chess Club

Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 6:15—7:15 PM

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

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

Teen Films: The Secret of Kells

Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 2:00—4:00 PM
Rated PG, ©Cartoon Saloon, 2010 – 75 minutes

A young boy in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids is beckoned to adventure when a celebrated master illuminator arrives with an ancient book, brimming with secret wisdom and powers.

Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. Online registration starts Saturday, February 23rd at 7:00 AM.

Teen Creates! Squishy Face Buddy Prints

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 PM

Let’s draw! Pick a partner and explore drawing each other through a glass window! Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. Online registration starts Tuesday, March 5th at 7:00 AM.

Tech-Help from Teens for Your Electronic Devices

Thursday, March 21, 2019 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, March 7th.

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, March 7th at 7:00 AM.

Let Bullying Stop Today!

Wayne Public Library Adult Program Series

Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Registration Online or by Phone Required.

Parents are invited to come with their children to a presentation on bullying, with audience participation, Q & A, role playing and “hands on” activity called “mirror image reflection.”
Learn the horrific and devastating effects of cyber bullying, Recognize the early signs your child is being bullied, Learn to deal successfully with both victims and bullies.

Mark Walters, retired New York City and NJ School Principal, is one of the nation’s leading authorities on bullying and the devastating effects it has had on our children and communities.

Registration is required: Go to the calendar at waynepubliclibrary.org, or telephone 973-694-4272 x 5401

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Teen Knitting Club

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 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 & yarn.

Online registration starts Wednesday, March 13th at 7:00 AM.


Thursday, March 28, 2019 from 5:00—5:45 PM

This lesson will focus on magnets and how they can be used to raise a vehicle above the ground. By raising a vehicle above the ground, students will discover the advantages that a levitating vehicle can have.

Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. Online registration starts Thursday, March 14th at 7:00 AM.