A new twist on the book club. Read a book and take part in an online discussion via Padlet. This month we are reading Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver. Just double click on the padlet to discuss your thoughts on the book. The next book title will be selected on September 29th.
When: The second and fourth Friday of each month from 3:30-4:30 pm.
Upcoming Dates: September 12th and 26th
Come join our Manga Club, where teens meet in the community room to watch anime and discuss manga. For teens in grades 6-12.
SAT/PSAT/ACT Practice Exams
Take a free practice test at the library in the computer lab, administered by a Kaplan representative. To sign up, you must register through Kaplan here. Please bring a calculator and #2 pencils wth you. Your test results will be mailed to you following the exam by Kaplan. For more information and test dates, go to the College and Career page. Upcoming test dates are:
SAT/ACT Combo: Saturday, October 18th from 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
ACT: Saturday, November 15th from 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Teen Driver Safety
When: Thursday, September 25th at 7 pm
Where: Community Room
Carsten Boethig, a retired NJ State Trooper, will be presenting this program on driver safety for teens. Topics covered include distracted driving, world examples of the consequences of unsafe driving, and an overview of the NJ motor vehicle laws. This is a great program for teens taking the driver's exam and for teens who have newly received their permits and licenses. Sign up here.
Teen Gaming Night
When: Monday, September 29th at 7pm
Where: Computer Lab
Bring your MAGIC cards, your Vanguard, your Yu-gi-oh (or whatever other card games you enjoy), yourself, and your friends to play with other teens who enjoy gaming. Feel free to bring any other games you enjoy, be it cards, board games, or computer games (and if so, bring your own device). We will have some board games available for playing too. Essentially, if you like any kind of gaming...come to Teen Gaming Night!!!!
Teen Photography Club
When: Tuesday, September 2nd 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.
Turning the Tides for Teens
When: Mondays at 3:30 pm
Dates: September 8th through October 13th
Join Patricia and Kim from the Barnabas Health Institute of Prevention in this 6 week session to increase personal strength and resilience. Have group and individual discussions and take part in games and activities to help with managing stress, increasing self-confidence, building friendships, managing strong emotions, and problem solving. You may come to any or all of the sessions, it is up to you! If you plan on attending, you may sign up here. Drop-ins are also very welcome!