Manchester, Connecticut

teen services @ MPL



Make it, Take it Teen Tuesdays December 2019
(Grades 5-8)
Tuesdays
3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Mary Cheney
Join us after school as each week we will make something new for teens to take home. There is no right or wrong way to create something, let the creative juices flow!
 Snacks will be provided.
Registration is not required.


Middle School Gamers
(Grades 5-8)
Wednesdays
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Mary Cheney
Join us for some friendly competition as we play Xbox, Nintendo Switch and Wii. 
Computers will also be set up for Minecraft and Roblox. 

Registration is not required.

 

Teen Book Chat December 2019
(Grades 6-12)
Saturday December 21, 2019
3:00 PM
Mary Cheney

 It is the end of the year and for December teens will read a book about the end of the world.  Teens can choose to read 1 book from 5 fiction books about the end of the world.  Books selected are “Memory Boy” by Will Weaver, “World War Z” by Max Brooks, “Plague Land” by Alex Scarrow, “Life as we Knew it” by Susan Beth Pfeffer or “Dry” Neal Shusterman & Jarrod Shusterman . Teens will chat about the book they chose to read and discuss the similarities and differences among all the books.  Light snacks will be provided.  Copies of the books are available at both library buildings.
 
     
Make A Gingerbread House
(Grades 6-12)
Monday December 23, 2019
2:00 PM
Mary Cheney

Calling all candy loving architects!  We will have all the supplies for teens to build and decorate a festive gingerbread house.  Registration is not required.

Dancin' with Hoops
(Grades 6-12)
Monday December 30, 2019
2:00 PM
Whiton Branch Library

Beat cabin fever!  Professional Hula Hoop Performer Judi Jones will teach teens basic waist hooping, tricks and on and off body moves.  This fun and interactive program is a great form of exercise and self-expression.  Hula hoops will be provided.  
One lucky teen will win a custom hula hoop to take home.
 Register by calling (860) 645-0821