Teen Programs

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


NOTE: Registration must be done ONLINE at http://waynepubliclibrary.org beginning at 7:00 AM 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 and will prevent waste of materials. Thank you!


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View the current Young Adult Calendar of events - January 2024 - February 2024


REGISTER ONLINE FOR ALL PROGRAMS:

Check out our website at waynepubliclibrary.org. Use the calendar on the right 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 call for assistance or further information. All programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Wayne Public Library.
  


YA Chess Club

Saturday, Jan. 6, 2024 at 10:00-11:00 AM

Welcome back to Chess Club! Come play, watch, and learn! Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Online registration starts 12/27 at 7AM.



YA New SCI-FI Action Board Game Debut: planet Reposession Force

Thursday, Jan. 11, 2024 at 5:30-6:30 PM

Join Matt, a game designer, in being the first to play his upcoming sci-fi action RPF, board game, and Planet Repossession Force.

Open to Wayne young adults 12 & up and adults. Register online on 1/1 at 7AM.



Tech Help with Teens

Tuesday, Jan.16 , 2024 at 4:00-5:00PM

Call to reserve a spot. You will be paired up with a teen mentor to have the opportunity of one-on-one advice with your device! Young adults can also earn valuable volunteer hours.

Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 1/1 at 7AM.



Teen Creates: Winter Gnomes

Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Create an adorable gnome pal. Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 1/1 at 7AM.



Knit & Nosh

Monday, Jan. 22, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Let’s get together and learn how to knit. We welcome beginner knitters!

Open to Wayne children and young adults in grades 3rd & up. Online registration starts on 1/1 at 7AM.



Teen Creates: Rustic Owls

Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Create a rustic owl pal. Open to Wayne young adults in 5th grade & up. Register online on 1/1 at 7AM.



C2 Education

Thursday, Jan. 25, 2024 at 6:30-7:30 PM

Come and learn about the new Digital SAT (DSAT) that begins March 2024. The College Board has announced significant changes, turning the SAT into a shorter, computer-based exam using a multistage adaptive methodology.

Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 1/1 at 7AM.



Knit with Nat (Not a beginner's class)

Monday, Jan. 29, 2023 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Do you have a basic understanding of the knit stitch and purl stitch? We will continue to learn more advanced techniques in the program.

Open to Wayne children and young adults in grades 3rd & up. Register online on 1/1 at 7AM.



Teen Creates: Let's Draw Manga

Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2024 at 6:00-7:00 PM

Learn to draw some of your favorite manga characters. Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 1/1.



YA Chess Club

Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024 at 10:00-11:00 AM

Welcome back to Chess Club! Come play, watch, and learn! Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 1/22. 



Knit & Nosh

Monday, Feb. 5, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Let’s get together and learn how to knit. We welcome beginner knitters! Open to Wayne children and young adults in grades 3rd & up.

Online registration starts on 1/22 at 7AM.



Kids Create: Chinese New Year Dragon with Praneel

Tues., Feb. 6, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon and make a fun dragon puppet.

Open to Wayne children in grades 2nd-5th. Register online on 1/22.



YA Snacks: Chocolate Time

Wed., Feb. 7, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Come join Jennifer, Registered Dietitian, from Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Passaic County. She will teach you how to make some delicious treats with chocolate.

Open to Wayne young adults in 5th grade & up. Register online on 1/22 at 7AM.




Knit with Nat (Not a beginners class)

Mon., Feb. 12, 2024 at 4:00-5:00 PM

Do you have a basic understanding of the knit stitch and purl stitch? We will continue to learn more advanced techniques in the program.

Open to Wayne children and young adults in grades 3rd & up. Register online on 1/22 at 7AM.




CommuniTeens

Wed., Feb.14, 2024 at 4:00-5:00PM

Create a love bug bookmark for the Friends of the Wayne Public Library and earn valuable community service hours.

Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 2/1 7AM.



YA Chess with Mr. J

Thurs., Feb. 15 , 2024 at 5:30-6:30 PM

Young Adult Chess Club!  Come and join the fun! Learn the basics of chess and play a variety of creative chess games with Mr. J!

Open to Wayne young adults in grades 5th & up. Register online on 2/1.



Wayne JDroids

Sat., Feb. 17, 2024 at 11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Wayne kids ages 6-10 are welcome to join us as we introduce to you the world of robotics with STEM/JDroids! Please register for only one session.  Please do not count adults in the number of
people attending. Only count the child(ren).

Open to Wayne children ages 6-10. Register online 1/26 at 7AM.



Purr-Fect Together Painting

Mon., Feb. 19, 2024 at 1:30 –2:30 PM

Learn to paint!  We'll go step-by-step and create a Valentine painting.

Open to Wayne children ages 8 - 10.  Please register for only one session. 

 Please do not count adults in the number of people attending. Only count the child(ren). Register online on 1/26 at 7AM.