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Teen Events

November 17, 2018

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons! We will explain all the rules and play through a long-running adventure story. All game pieces will be included; all you need to bring is a willingness to learn and play!    Spots are Limited.   Event Category: Teen   Event Locations: Teen Room, Makerspace Some... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 19, 2018

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Welcoming new and old players alike.  If you've ever been interested in Magic: The Gathering, feel free to stop by the library and either learn to play or just have a friendly match. Bring your own decks, or borrow some provided by the library for your game.   Contact Tim @... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 19, 2018

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Monthly Quiet Reading Hours Come read in the teen space.  Teens can read off their Westerly fines by reading for a half hour or more within the Teen Space.  We will also provide a quiet space to do homework and offer homework help, catering to ESOL students, during this time. Origami supplies will... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 20, 2018

3:30pm - 4:30pm
  Join us to discuss our next radical read, The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN TIME, to half hour earlier!   “I can't change where I come from or what I've been through, so why should I be ashamed of... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 20, 2018

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Meditation group--all ages and experience levels are welcome! Join us in the Auditorium of the Westerly Library on Tuesday evening from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Audience: Adult, Teen
6:00pm - 7:45pm
In the final of three Google Photos sessions, you will learn how to edit and share photos in your Google Photos library. Specifically, we will show you how to enhance your photos and create animations and albums.  Then you will learn how easy it is to share some or all of your photos with family... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 21, 2018

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Drop in to the space for time, help, and idea sharing writing for National Novel Writing Month! The first hour will be dedicated to talking through issues, sharing tips & resources, and looking at some great examples of solid writing. The second hour will be where we sit down and write! Feel... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 21, 2018

5:00pm - 8:00pm
The library will close at 5 pm for Thanksgiving.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 22, 2018

9:00am - 8:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 23, 2018

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens and Young Adults!  Duke it out between eachother playing video games in a battle royale tournament. Compete for a prize to be determined... maybe pocky!   You will battle it out in Streetfighter on the PS4.
Audience: Teen

November 23, 2018

4:00pm - 5:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 24, 2018

10:00am - 2:00pm
Come and make a wreath or arrangement for the holiday season! Greens and wreath forms will be provided, but participants may wish to bring their own clippers, embellishments, or decorative containers. We ask that participants do not take extra greens home with them. We want to make sure that we... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 24, 2018

10:00am - 3:00pm
Take some time out from the library's holiday festivities to make your own christmas tree ornamanets.  Ornament creation is available for all ages - Adults and Teens are welcome to visit the Makerspace and create personalized pieces, while younger children are welcome to assemble premade ornaments... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 24, 2018

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons! We will explain all the rules and play through a long-running adventure story. All game pieces will be included; all you need to bring is a willingness to learn and play!    Spots are Limited.   Event Category: Teen   Event Locations: Teen Room, Makerspace Some... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 24, 2018

4:15pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a magical kick-off to the holidays! Leading up to the lighting, Mark Sullivan will read "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" and start us off singing some classic carols with the Chorus of Westerly. Make sure to come by the library earlier in the day as we will have lots of festive... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 26, 2018

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Monthly Quiet Reading Hours Come read in the teen space.  Teens can read off their Westerly fines by reading for a half hour or more within the Teen Space.  We will also provide a quiet space to do homework and offer homework help, catering to ESOL students, during this time. Origami supplies will... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 27, 2018

3:30pm - 4:30pm
This is a discussion and support group for teens 12-18 about LGBTQ+ stories and issues in books, movies, TV shows, and more. This group will foster discussion, the sharing of stories, and a sense of community for those who identify as LGBTQ+, questioning, or their allies in a welcoming, inclusive,... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 28, 2018

10:00am - 10:45am
Homeschoolers Book Group (Ages 11 and up) October Book: Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne Time: 10-10:45am Dates: 11/7, 11/14, 11/28 Each meeting in November, we will be led by a student leader, to lead us in... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

November 28, 2018

4:30pm - 7:30pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a... Read more
Audience: Teen
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Drop in to the space for time, help, and idea sharing writing for National Novel Writing Month! The first hour will be dedicated to talking through issues, sharing tips & resources, and looking at some great examples of solid writing. The second hour will be where we sit down and write! Feel... Read more
Audience: Teen

November 28, 2018

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for an educational and informational patenting workshop with Scott Keeley on Wednesday evening, Nov. 28th, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Auditorium of the Westerly Library.                       Scott Keeley is a South County resident who has worked in the IP industry for 12 years.
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 29, 2018

3:30pm - 5:30pm
It's back after our summer and rug hiatus! Join us for teen anime. We'll have drawing supplies, perler beads, and more! Everyone who shows up can vote on the anime we watch.  We'll also be snacking on pocky while watching anime.  See you there!
Audience: Teen

November 29, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages and experience levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to learn more about the game of chess. Chess sets and roll up boards will be provided.
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 30, 2018

12:45pm - 2:30pm
Come create fun original art work with artists from The Frank Olean Center, Inc. at a community art class at the Westerly Library. Classes will be instructed by Olean staff member Stephanie and include projects in acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media. All materials will be supplied by The Frank... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 30, 2018

3:30pm - 5:30pm
More details to be announced soon!   In partnership with the Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County.  DVRCSC * 61 Main Street * Wakefield, RI 02879Business Line: 401.782.3995 Helpline: 401.782.3990Youth Outreach Coordinator: Yulyana Torres
Audience: Teen

November 30, 2018

4:00pm - 5:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a... Read more
Audience: Teen

December 01, 2018

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons! We will explain all the rules and play through a long-running adventure story. All game pieces will be included; all you need to bring is a willingness to learn and play!    Spots are Limited.   Event Category: Teen   Event Locations: Teen Room, Makerspace Some... Read more
Audience: Teen

December 03, 2018

4:00pm - 7:30pm
With the holidays fast approaching, if you're having a hard time coming up with gift ideas, stop by our makerspace, and see if we can help you create something new and unique for someone on your gift list. Feel free to contact Tim (thayes@westerlylibrary.... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 04, 2018

3:30pm - 7:30pm
Thousands of books and other materials available, many in gift-giving condition! Come and grab a great deal! Books for children, tweens, teens, and adults available, as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks. Not a member of the Friends yet? You can join on Tuesday evening and get into the book sale!... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 04, 2018

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Meditation group--all ages and experience levels are welcome! Join us in the Auditorium of the Westerly Library on Tuesday evening from 6:00 - 6:45 pm.
Audience: Adult, Teen

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