Teen Programs

Teen Programs
Programs are open to All, unless noted as Wayne residents only.


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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View the current Young Adult Calendar of events - August 2022July 2022 


REGISTER ONLINE FOR ALL PROGRAMS:

Check out our website at waynepubliclibrary.org. Use the calendar on the left side of the screen and click on the date of the program to register. Registration begins at 7:00 AM on the day indicated. Please include your email address to receive updates and reminders. Please check your email to verify your email account when you have registered for a program. 
  


Summer Reading Club 2022

Registration Begins: Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 9:00 AM. 

Registration Ends: Monday, August 8, 2022 

Last day to submit Reading Logs is Monday, August 15, 2022 at 5:00 PM. 

Please Register In Person! 

YA Summer Reading Log 


Karaoke Party With Bach To Rock! 

Wednesday, July 27, 2022 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM.

Unlock your inner Rock Star at our special Karaoke Party. Pick your favorite song to sing by yourself or with your friends! Bach to Rock will provide the songs and lyrics and you'll sing lead vocals to bring down the house! 

Open to Wayne young adults in grade 6-12. 

Online registration starts Friday, July 1st at 7 AM. 



Cereal Wars 

Friday, July 29, 2022 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Get ready for the ultimate cereal puzzle battle! 

Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5-12.

Online registration starts Friday, July 1st at 7 AM. 



Colorful Journey 

Friday, August 5, 2022 from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Jennifer Ranu author of Colorful Journey shares a story that takes us on a historical trip beginning at the Great Falls and Garret Mountain in Paterson, NJ. She will also take us back in time with a look at items that we no longer use. 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 3 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 


 
Pearl Observatory: Planetarium 

Monday, August 8, 2022 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM 

Curious about our space? Come and experience the wonders of a night sky like never before. Learn about the solar system including planets, stars and more! 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 4 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



YA Intro to Robotics 

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from 7:00 - 8:00 PM. 

Introduction to Robotics is a fun an innovative way for your child to get their feet wet in the world of programming. Children will build a simple robotic vehicle and learn to code with Scratch, making their cars come alive. Children are encouraged to think outside the box to problem solve, allowing them to learn, grow as coders and explore the world of Robotics. 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 4 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM.  



Pearl Observatory: Megalodon 

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 from 12:30 - 1:30 PM. 

Learn all about these massive sharks, roughly 60 feet in length that lived approximately 23 to 36 million years ago. Register to join this team to make a mega Megalodon! 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 4 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



Steve Woyce Presents: Fun With Magic Sensory/ Autism Friendly Show 

Thursday, August 11, 2022 from 5:00 - 5:45 (approx.) 

Full Effect Productions presents "Fun With Magic", this show is both educational and entertaining. The audience will help Steve Woyce make the magic happen as they watch amazing tricks in this high energy comedy/thrilling show. Attention: Please inform library staff of any modification needed because of a disability to enjoy this program. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



YA Edible Arts 

Monday, August 15, 2022 from 11:00 - 11:30 AM. 

Join us in celebrating summer an create your own yummy camping scene.  

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 4 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



Young Adult Summer Reading Club Finale! Tiktok, YouTube, and Making Your Own Beats: The Teen Technology Show! 

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM 

Are you fans of music apps like Tik Tok, Snapchat, Instagram, and YouTube? Then this show is for you! This workshop will teach you how to open up your creativity, record your own original beat and become a deejay one day. Immediately followed by an Ice Cream Party! 

You can register online for the finale as soon as your are eligible. Open ONLY to Wayne Young Adults entering grades 6 - 12 who have logged at least 5 hours in the Summer Reading Club. 

Online Registration starts Saturday, June 25 at 7 AM. **Please only register the young adults who will be attending this event.** 



3D Printing Funshops 

Thursday, August 18, 2022 from 6:00 - 7:00 PM 

Come learn about the amazing world of 3D printing. Noah will show how he designs 3D objects using SolidWorks and they you will see how these objects come to life as they are printed right before your eyes! Lots of time for Q&A for curious minds. 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 4 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



YA Chess Club 

Saturday, August 20, 2022 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM 

Welcome back to Young Adult Chess Club! Come and develop your strategic skills! 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 5 - 12.

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



Book Buddies 

Monday, August 22, 2022 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

Drop in for a story time. Interested teens can practice reading out loud to little listeners. Kids can stay as little or as long as they want. 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 5 - 12 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM. 



CommuniTeens: 

Wednesday, August 24, 2022 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. 

Earn a valuable community service hour and help us paint canvases for our magnetic wall art. 

Open to Wayne Y.A. entering grades 5 - 12. 

Online Registration starts Monday, July 18 at 7 AM.