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 November 2019


Teen Calendar for October 2019




Teen Snacks: Halloween Treats

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 PM

Come join us and learn how to make a Halloween snack! Natalie, MS, RD, the Retail Dietician from ShopRite of Wayne, will teach us this delicious recipe. Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. *Please be aware this may not be an allergy-friendly program.*

Online registration starts Wednesday, October 9th at 7:00 AM.


Teen Creates: Dancing Cat!

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 PM

Come and get into the Halloween spirit with Sara. We will make a cute Halloween cat that moves to the music. Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade.

Online registration starts Tuesday, October 15th at 7:00 AM.



The Beauty and the Power of the Universe

Friday, November 1, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 PM

Walter will show us how modern technology allows astronomers to discover and photograph many beautiful and exotic objects in the night sky. Take this unique opportunity to look at some of these objects and explore the power hidden beneath their beauty.

Open to Young Adults in grades 4th through 12th. Online registration begins Friday, October 18th at 7:00 AM. 



Teen Creates: Grid Drawing

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 1:00—2:00 PM
(Wayne Public Schools Closed Today)

Learn how to draw like a professional with your fellow CommuniTeen Mia. You will become an artist overnight! Open to Young Adults in 5th through 12th grade. Online registration starts Tuesday, October 22nd at 7:00 AM.



Teen Creates Psychedelic Coasters

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 PM

Come and expand your creativity by learning how to make one-of-a-kind designs with Sara. We will be using amazing colors of alcohol inks. ***Please bring a shoebox-sized box top so you can easily carry your creations home with you.

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



WPL YA Chess Club

Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 5:30—6:30 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, October 24th at 7:00 AM.



Tech Help from Teens for Your Electronic Devices

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 4:00—5:00 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 Wed., October 30th.

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 Wednesday, October 30th at 7:00 AM.



Hip Hop Dance Class

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 4:15—5:15 PM

Learn the latest Hip Hop moves with your fellow CommuniTeen Mia! We will put on a dance performance by the end of the class! Open to Wayne children in grades 3rd through 8th. Online registration begins Wednesday, November 6th at 7:00 AM.