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Teen Events

October 21, 2017

2:00pm - 3:00pm
  Are you interested in wind power and electric cars? People’s Power and Light is a non-profit organization in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Their mission is to make energy more affordable and environmentally sustainable for consumers and businesses through... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 24, 2017

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join our Writer's Workshop in the Roberts Room of the library. All writing experience levels welcome! This is a space for YOU to decide what to write, how to write it, and why you write it. There will be prompts, snacks, and time to read for everyone. Come out for our Halloween themed prompts and... Read more
Audience: Teen

October 24, 2017

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us in our partnership with School One's Write Rhode Island, where prizes and potential publication await! We'll be joined by Katie Dieder, a local author. You won't want to miss it!
Audience: Teen

October 24, 2017

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

October 25, 2017

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for the world premiere of our now stop-motion animated LEGO movie! The Animation Nation Club laboured all summer to create this ghostly, ghoulish, ghastly, and... goofy film - just in time for Halloween! Bring your friends... bring your family... it's going to be frighteningly good!!!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Teen

October 26, 2017

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for our monthly anime in the Auditorium. Ramen and Pocky will be served. There will also be craft supplies!
Audience: Teen

October 26, 2017

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

October 27, 2017

10:00am - 12:00pm
Come create some art on an iPad! Drop in at any time during our program to draw a masterpiece on Tayasui Sketches, try some neat photo editing techniques in Camera, or bring your own headphones and compose a song in Garage Band! We will have some iPad Pros with Apple Pencils and some regular iPads... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 27, 2017

3:30pm - 4:30pm
It's back...cupcake wars! We'll have all sorts of decorating supplies and there will be a special mystery theme unveiled for the cupcakes.
Audience: Teen

October 27, 2017

4:00pm - 5:45pm
Audience: Teen

October 28, 2017

9:00am - 12:00pm
On the second and fourth Saturday of the month, from June through October, bring your gardening questions and/or soil samples to Wilcox Park.  URI Master Gardeners will test your sample as you wait, and provide suggestions for improvement.  They will provide research and experienced based answers... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

October 28, 2017

10:00am - 11:30am
On the fourth Saturday of the month, from June through October, come take a walk around Wilcox Park.  URI Master Gardeners will show you the native gardens and plants in the Park.  Tours begin with a history of the Park and an introduction to native plants.  We'll make a loop around the Park,... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

October 28, 2017

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Keep falling asleep on your SAT prep test book? Join us for a fun and informal SAT Game Show one week before the November 4th testing date instead! The questions have been designed to reflect the real SAT test, and after each round we will discuss test-taking strategies as a group. And, yes, there... Read more
Audience: Teen

October 31, 2017

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a teen movie special! Since it's Halloween...it may be time for a little Hocus Pocus!
Audience: Teen

November 01, 2017

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Teen

November 02, 2017

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 03, 2017

4:00pm - 5:45pm
Audience: Teen

November 04, 2017

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 07, 2017

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join our Writer's Workshop in the Roberts Room of the library. All writing experience levels welcome! This is a space for YOU to decide what to write, how to write it, and why you write it. There will be prompts, snacks, and time to read for everyone.
Audience: Teen

November 07, 2017

6:00pm - 8:00pm
One of the most difficult tasks of being an artist is finding a way to connect with your audience meaningfully, and let them know about what you're doing.  Sometimes it's a marketing issue... you can't sell things to your audience if they don't know about them.  Other times it has more to do with... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

November 07, 2017

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

November 08, 2017

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Audience: Teen

November 09, 2017

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 10, 2017

2:30pm - 5:30pm
Come create some art on an iPad! Drop in at any time during our program to draw a masterpiece on Tayasui Sketches, try some neat photo editing techniques in Camera, or bring your own headphones and compose a song in Garage Band! We will have some iPad Pros with Apple Pencils and some regular iPads... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 10, 2017

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Channel some creativity at this Group Painting program! All experience levels welcome. We will take turns adding piece by piece to a bigger image, until we've painted something really cool (and probably a little weird). Supplies and snacks will be provided.
Audience: Teen

November 10, 2017

4:00pm - 5:45pm
Audience: Teen

November 11, 2017

9:00am - 4:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

November 13, 2017

4:30pm - 5:30pm
We'll use the iPads and iMovie to create our own videos. We'll edit them and then have a chance to share our creations at the end. Snacks will be provided.  **Program intended for teens in grades 6-12**
Audience: Teen

November 15, 2017

3:30pm - 7:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

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