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 June 2018


Teen Calendar for May 2018



Tech-Help From Teens For Your Electronic Devices

Thursday, May 17, 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 Tuesday, May 1st.

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 Tuesday, May 1st at 7:00 AM.


Teen Snacks

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 4:00—4:45 PMCome join us and learn how to make a spring snack! Natalie, MS, RD, the Retail Dietitian from ShopRite of Wayne, will teach us how to make a yummy snack. 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 Tuesday, May 1st at 7:00 AM.


 
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2018 Young Adult Summer Reading Club - Libraries Rock!
In Person Registration beings June 19th

Don’t miss out on the chance to win some great prizes! Read as little or as much as you want! The Children’s Reference Desk has all the details on how to register!
In-person registration begins Tuesday, June 19th at 9:00 AM.

You must be entering grades 6—12 and be a WAYNE RESIDENT to register.


June Film! Jumanji Welcome to the Jungle
©TriStar Pictures

Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 1:30—3:30 PM
Rated PG-13, 1 hour 59 minutes
Four teenagers are sucked into a magical videogame and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game. Open to Young Adults & kids in 3rd through 8th grade. If child is under 10 years old, a parent/guardian must be in the room with him/her the entire time.Feel free to bring your own snacks.

Online registration starts Saturday, May 19th at 7:00 AM.


WPL Y.A. Chess Club

Thursday, June 7, 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, May 24th at 7:00 AM. 


Teen Creates! Soap Carving

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 from 4:00—4:45 PM

Come and learn how to carve. We will begin with a simple 3-D drawing on a bar of soap. The art of carving is different from clay. When you carve you cut away parts you do not want. Once you start working on a pattern, it will slowly unfold. *Please note: sharp tools will be used.*

Open to Young Adults in 5th through 8th grade. Online registration starts Wednesday, May 30th at 7:00 AM.


Teens! Develop Smart Money Habits

Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 4:00—4:45 PM

Learn all about how money works, how to start your first checking/savings account and create a budget. Open to Wayne Y.A.s in 5th — 12th grade.

Online registration starts Thursday, May 31st at 7:00 AM.


CommuniTeens! Bake Sale

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 3:15—5:15 PM

The CommuniTeens are hosting a Bake Sale! Don’t leave without getting some fresh baked cakes, cookies and brownies!

Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. Online registration starts Friday, June 1st at 7:00 AM.


Y.A. Summer Rading Kick-Off: Earl of Zoom Balloon Crazy Hats!

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 5:30—6:30 PM

Earl will inspire us with this fun and amazing hands-on workshop. Be ready to have a laugh while learning how to make a Crazy Hat.

Open to Wayne Y.A.s entering grades 6—12. Online registration starts Tuesday, June 5th at 7:00 AM.


Teen Knitting Club

Wednesday, June 20, 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 & yarn.

Online registration starts Wednesday, June 6th at 7 AM. 


Teen Snacks

Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 5:00—6:00 PM

Come join us and learn how to make a delicious snack! Natalie, MS, RD, the Retail Dietitian from ShopRite of Wayne, will teach us how to make a yummy snack. 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 Thursday, June 7th at 7:00 AM.