The Central Library and Apponaug, Conimicut, and Norwood branch libraries will be closed on Monday, January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Teens Events

Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, January 22
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
cocoa and cram
Wednesday, January 23
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Exams got you down?  Then come to Teenspace for a place to study, work on papers, and have some snacks.  We'll have hot chocolate and light refreshments to help keep your energy up while you prepare for your mid-... Read More
Congressional Award Medals
Wednesday, January 23
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Presented by the U.S. Congress, The Congressional Award challenges Americans ages 13½ - 24 to set and achieve goals that promote citizenship and build character.   Join Melissa Robb to learn how to earn bronze,... Read More
Capacity: 8/20
cocoa and cram
Thursday, January 24
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Exams got you down?  Then come to Teenspace for a place to study, work on papers, and have some snacks.  We'll have hot chocolate and light refreshments to help keep your energy up while you prepare for your mid-... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, January 29
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
book scavenger cover
Tuesday, January 29
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Grades 6, 7, and 8   Read the book of the month, talk about it, and enjoy a snack. You can sign up in two ways.  Stop by the Children's desk and pick up a copy of the book, OR sign up below and... Read More
Capacity: 3/12
The Hate You Give poster
Wednesday, January 30
3:30pm - 5:45pm
Come watch this newly released DVD and have a snack. Summary:  Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, February 05
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
ready player one poster
Wednesday, February 06
3:30pm - 5:50pm
Come watch this newly released DVD and have a snack. Summary:  When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg,... Read More
Creative Writing Club
Tuesday, February 12
4:30pm - 5:30pm
For kids in grades 5-8.  Join Madison, a junior at The Prout School, for a 4 week Creative Writing Workshop.  Over the 4 weeks, kids will learn strategies to help generate and organize their ideas, and work with writing prompts.  Madison has... Read More
Capacity: 12/20
Tuesday, February 19
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 9-12 A book group for teens who are LGBTQ+, queer, or questioning and their allies. Join us every month for a fun discussion in a private environment. Books are available on a discreet cart in Teenspace and registration can... Read More
Capacity: 0/10
A Battlebot
Wednesday, February 20
6:30pm - 7:45pm
GRADES 5-8    Sign- ups begin Monday, January 28, 2019 Time to use your coding skills in the MobileQuest arena.  Participants will modify Dash robots with balloons, skewers, plastic straws, and... Read More
Capacity: 0/24
ACT practice test
Saturday, March 02
10:00am - 2:00pm
High School Students   Take a full-length ACT practice test under realistic conditions proctored by the Princeton Review. Later, get a personalized score report highlighting your strengths and weaknesses.... Read More
Capacity: 1/10
SAT practice test
Saturday, March 09
10:00am - 2:00pm
High School Students   Take a full-length SAT practice test under realistic conditions proctored by the Princeton Review. Later, get a personalized score report highlighting your strengths and weaknesses. Calculators are allowed.... Read More
Capacity: 5/20
Tuesday, March 19
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 7-12 A book group for teens who are LGBTQ+, queer, or questioning and their allies. Join us every month for a fun discussion in a private environment. Books are available on a discreet cart in Teenspace and registration can... Read More
Capacity: 0/10