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.
Communiteens Meet

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 2:30—3:30 PM

Fun, friends, and food! We will participate in some fun ice breaker games and collaborate with our peers on a creative project. Open to Young Adults  entering 6th—12th grade.

Online registration begins Tuesday, August 8th at 7:00 AM.


Teen Creates Back to School!

Thursday, September 7, 2017 from 4:00—5:00 PM

Let’s celebrate back to school. Come and create your own cute keychain and pencil case for the new school year.

Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. Online registration starts Thursday, August 24th at 7:00 AM.


WPL YA Chess Club

Thursday, September 7, 2017 from 6:15—7:30 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, August 24th at 7:00 AM.


Teen Summer Snacks

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 4:00—4:45 PM

Come join us and learn how to learn how to make a summer snack! Natalie Gillett, the retail dietician from ShopRite of Wayne, will teach us all the steps you need to know for this recipe. Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade.

*Please be aware this may not be an allergy-friendly program.

Online registration begins Thursday, August 24th at 7:00 AM.


Knitting 101

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 3:30—4:30 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. Supplies are available thanks to generous donations. Please note: some knitting needles have pointy tips so use with care.

Online registration begins Wednesday, September 6th at 7:00 AM.


Tech Help from Teens for Your Electronic Devices

Thursday, September 28, 2017 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, September 14th at 7:00 AM.

TEEN TECH HELPERS: Young Adults in grades 6—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, September 14th at 7:00 AM.