Teen and Tween Programs
Teen American Red Cross Club
When: The third Saturday of each month from 1-2:30 pm.
Where: Community Room
This club meets to discuss future projects and events, disaster training, and other Red Cross related activities. Service and leadership hours will be available to people who decide to participate. Sign Up
Teen Acoustic Night
Monday, March 23rd at 7 pm
Come perform or enjoy the show at the Middletown Library's Teen Acoustic Night. For performers: play acoustic guitar, play our grand piano, sing, or perform slam poetry. If you would like to perform, email Stephanie at firstname.lastname@example.org. Each performer may have up to 5 minutes for their performance. There will be a maximum of 10 performers for the night. Sign up before the slots are taken!! Or, if you don't want to perform, come enjoy the show!
American Sign Language Instruction
When: Sundays at 1 pm
Teens Sarah and Phoebe will teach American Sign Language in the group study room on Sundays. No registration necessary.
Teen Book Club
Friday, February 13th at 4 pm
Come to the Teen Room and discuss a new Young Adult book each month. We meet on the second Friday of every month at 4 pm in the Teen Room. This month we will be watching the movie, If I Stay, at 2 pm in the Community Room and then discussing the book as well as the sequel, Where She Went, by Gayle Foreman.
When: The second and fourth Friday of each month from 3:30-4:30 pm.
Come join our Manga Club, where teens meet in the community room to watch anime and discuss manga. For teens in grades 6-12. Sign Up
Next Chapter Book Club
Fridays at 3:30 pm in the Teen Room
The Next Chapter Book Club is a book club for young adults with developmental disabilities. We will meet for one hour each week for a 14 week session. We will read aloud a book as a group, discuss it, and have social activities each week. To register, call the Children's Desk at (732) 671-3700 ext. 340.
Free SAT, ACT and PSAT Practice Exams
Saturday, March 7th at 9:30 am: Free SAT Practice Test.
Saturday, April 25th at 9:30 am: Free SAT Practice Test
Saturday, May 30th at 9:30 am: Free SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test
Saturday, September 26th at 9:30 am: Free NEW PSAT Practice Test
Saturday, November 14th at 9:30 am: Free NEW SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test
Take a FREE practice exam at the library. A Kaplan representative will be proctoring each exam. There is limited space available. Sign up using the online library calendar, call the library at (732) 671-3700 ext. 340, or go to Kaplan's website to register for the exam. Bring a calculator and number two pencils.
Teen Art Club
Friday, February 20th at 4 pm
Do you enjoy creating art? Well join the Teen Art Club. We will make something new each week. Bring your drawing pad with you.
Teens Cook: Oreo Parfaits
Tuesday, March 24th at 3:30 pm
You know what everybody likes? Parfaits! Create your own yummy parfait at the library!! Allergy alert: Ingredients include milk products. Recipe includes oreos, milk, cream cheese and pudding.
Teen Photography Club
When: The first Tuesday of the month at 7 pm.
Interested in photography? Then come to our Teen Photography Club. You can bring some of your photos with you if you would like to share with the group. Sign Up.
Teen Tech Week: Make a Phone Projector!
Monday, March 9th at 3:30 pm
Create your own projector for your phone! Just place your smartphone inside and you can project the screen onto the wall! Show movies on the big screen using just your smartphone! Bring a shoebox from home if you have one.
Teen Writing Group
Wednesdays at 3:30 pm
Love writing? Well bring your work with you to the Teen Writing Group. We will write together, listen, and give suggestions and constructive feedback. Sign up here.
Tweens Cook: Leprechauns and Rainbows
Tuesday, March 10th at 4 pm
Learn to make rainbow and leprechaun themed food!! Make, take, and eat!!
Tween Knitting Club
The first Thursday of the month at 4 pm.
Next meeting: Thursday, February 5th at 4 pm in the Children's Program Room
Bring your rainbow loom knitting, your regular knitting, your crocheting, and your yarn. Get together with other kids to chat and create something special!
Learn Cursive Writing for Tweens
Every other Monday from 2/16/15 through 4/27/15 at 4 pm
Want to learn how to write in cursive? Well join us! Get fancy handwriting with Miss Stephanie! Classes meet every other Monday afternoon at 4:00 pm.
Pipe Cleaner Ninjas for Tweens
Tuesday, February 24th at 4 pm
Make your own ninjas!! We will make them using pipe cleaners and perler beads. Pose them, battle with them, and even make them their own pipe cleaner ninja samurai swords. Sign up here
Tween Tech Time: The Stock Market Game
Wednesday, March 18th, April 1st and April 15th at 4 pm.
Learn about the Stock Market and compete against one another to make the most money using a virtual stock market computer game in this 3 week session. The winning team will win glory and prizes! April is Financial Literacy Month!