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New Brunswick Free Public Library

Teen Events

For more information about any of these events, contact the library at 732-745-5108 x20 or email Ms. Rosy at rosyh@lmxac.org. (See our Google Calendar for all library events.)

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April 2015

Monday, April 13 - Sunday, April 19

Teen Room Contest: National Library Week
Stop by the Teen Room any time this week to fill out and submit an entry form for a chance to win a FREE book from Barnes and Noble!

Monday, April 20

Poetry Anthology Reading
To commemorate National Poetry Month, the New Brunswick Free Public Library has joined with the Raritan Valley Federation of Libraries to publish its 3rd annual Poetry Month Celebration Anthology. Poets whose work is chosen for the Anthology will be invited to read.
7 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Guests are invited to this event, which is free and open to the public. Vist the main events page for more details.

Thursday, April 23

Homework and a Movie
Join us in the meeting room for a showing of Mockingjay: Part 1! Have homework? No problem- we will have tables and chairs set up so you can enjoy the movie and catch up on school stuff at the same time.
3:30 - 5:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Open to 7th-12th graders.

Tween *Thursday*
Instead of Tuesday, this week's Tween program is on Thursday. Contact Tween Librarian, Ms. Chelsea, for details. April's theme is Poetry!
4:00 - 5:00 PM in the Children's Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders.

Tuesday, April 28

Tween Tuesday
Students in grades 4 to 8 can get crafty, game together, flex their creative writing muscles, or compete in contests! Contact Tween Librarian, Ms. Chelsea, for details about each program at 732.745.5108 x13 or chelsea@lmxac.org. April's theme is Poetry!
4 - 5 PM in the Children's Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders.

Wednesday, April 29

Poetry Pockets at the NBFPL Handcrafting Makerspace
April 30 is National Poem in your Pocket day, so come make yourself a Poetry Pocket! This will be an easy sewing craft for all ages. See more about the library's Makerspace here.
6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Free and open to the public: Young children should be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

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May 2015

Tuesday, May 5

Tween Tuesday
Students in grades 4 to 8 are invited to join Ms. Chelsea for a fun themed activity! This month's theme is Crafty Creations.
4 - 5 PM in the Children's Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders. For details about Tween programs, contact Ms. Chelsea at 732.745.5108 x13 or chelsea@lmxac.org.

Wednesday, May 6

Tabletop Gaming Club
Join Ms. Jodi for a new tabletop game experience every week!
4:30 - 6 PM in the Children's StoryTime Room.
Open to 5th-9th graders.

Crafting with Christine at the NBFPL Handcrafting Makerspace
It's a sewing night at the makerspace. See more about it here.
6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Free and open to the public: Young children should be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Thursday, May 7

Teen Room Mother's Day Craft
Stop by the Teen Room anytime this afternoon and create a 3-D card for the mom in your life.
3 - 6 PM in the Teen Room.
Open to 7th-12th graders.

Monday, May 11 - Sunday, May 17

Teen Room Contest: Garden State Teen Book Awards (Fiction for Grades 6-8)
The Garden State Teen Book Awards lists are here! For the May and June Teen Room Contests, you will be asked to read a book from the awards lists and explain why you would or would not vote for it. Stop by the Teen Room any time this week to fill out and submit an entry form for a chance to win a FREE book from Barnes and Noble!
See Ms. Rosy for more details.
Open to 7th-12th graders.

Tuesday, May 12

Tween Tuesday
Students in grades 4 to 8 are invited to join Ms. Chelsea for a fun themed activity! This month's theme is Crafty Creations.
4 - 5 PM in the Children's Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders. For details about Tween programs, contact Ms. Chelsea at 732.745.5108 x13 or chelsea@lmxac.org.

Wednesday, May 13

Tabletop Gaming Club
Join Ms. Jodi for a new tabletop game experience every week!
4:30 - 6 PM in the Children's StoryTime Room.
Open to 5th-9th graders.

Crochet Creations at the NBFPL Handcrafting Makerspace
Come learn a yarn-related craft with Ms. Chelsea! See more about the makerspace here.
6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Free and open to the public: Young children should be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Thursday, May 14

Tween Video Game Tournament
Come compete against your friends!
4 - 5 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders. For details about Tween programs, contact Ms. Chelsea at 732.745.5108 x13 or chelsea@lmxac.org.

Tuesday, May 19

Tween Tuesday
Students in grades 4 to 8 are invited to join Ms. Chelsea for a fun themed activity! This month's theme is Crafty Creations.
4 - 5 PM in the Children's Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders. For details about Tween programs, contact Ms. Chelsea at 732.745.5108 x13 or chelsea@lmxac.org.

Wednesday, May 20

Tabletop Gaming Club
Join Ms. Jodi for a new tabletop game experience every week!
4:30 - 6 PM in the Children's StoryTime Room.
Open to 5th-9th graders.

Sewing 101 at the NBFPL Handcrafting Makerspace
It's a sewing night at the makerspace. See more about it here.
6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Free and open to the public: Young children should be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Tuesday, May 26

Tween Tuesday
Students in grades 4 to 8 are invited to join Ms. Chelsea for a fun themed activity! This month's theme is Crafty Creations.
4 - 5 PM in the Children's Room.
Open to 4th-8th graders. For details about Tween programs, contact Ms. Chelsea at 732.745.5108 x13 or chelsea@lmxac.org.

Wednesday, May 27

Tabletop Gaming Club
Join Ms. Jodi for a new tabletop game experience every week!
4:30 - 6 PM in the Children's StoryTime Room.
Open to 5th-9th graders.

Customize a T-Shirt at the NBFPL Handcrafting Makerspace
Use our vinyl cutter and heat press to customize your own shirt. See more about the makerspace here.
6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Free and open to the public: Young children should be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Thursday, May 28

Homework and a Movie
Join us in the meeting room for a showing of Divergent! Have homework? No problem: we will have tables and chairs set up so you can enjoy the movie and catch up on school stuff at the same time.
3:30 - 5:30 PM in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room.
Open to 7th-12th graders.

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