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Teen Events

December 13, 2017

6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Black Tie Brothers consists of 2 friends, Phil Audette and Brendon Bjorness-Murano, who perform a mixture of holiday classics with an acoustic, soulful sound, including elements of of both live looping and bluesy improvisation. Come get into the holiday mood with re-imagined versions of your... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 14, 2017

4:30pm - 5:15pm
Join us as we discuss the latest ARCs as well as get new ones courtesy of Kelsy at Savoy!
Audience: Teen

December 14, 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
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Prepare for the release of Episode VIII: The Last Jedi by watching Episode VII: The Force Awakens! Get caught up with new and old characters just in time for the next release! Rated PG-13 From IMDB: Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

December 15, 2017

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 16, 2017

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Drop in to the Teen Space for a little therapeutic painting session. No painting skills required! Just mix colors, have fun, and express yourself. Materials will be provided, but are limited. Feel free to bring your own materials--including canvas and paints! 
Audience: Teen

December 18, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a Pop-Up Museum, a temporary exhibit made by anyone who wants to participate! Our theme this month is "I Made This!" so bring anything you've made that you want to show off. It can be a photo of your item if you can't bring the item in. Show off your art, crafts, and more! You'll also... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 19, 2017

10:15am - 11:15am
Fa La La La LA!!!! Our first EVER sing-a-long circle will take place on  Tuesdays December 5 & 19th | 10:15am | All  Ages Join our Olean Center friends for an hour of holiday songs and instrument playing. BYO Instrument strongly encouraged!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 19, 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

December 19, 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

December 20, 2017

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow! Come join our crafting extravaganza! 
Audience: Teen

December 20, 2017

6:00pm - 7:00pm
He's Back! The man of the hour will be returning to the library this year for a story and pictures! Dress your best, gather your family, and set your calendar. Don't forget to get your letters or emails to Santa before December 15th!!!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 21, 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

December 22, 2017

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop in and create on an iPad! There's no lesson, no structure, no pressure. Feel free to try out different apps and create something neat. You can use a drawing app with an Apple Pencil, use Garage Band to compose a song, take photos and edit them with Camera, or make a short film in iMovie.  Feel... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

December 23, 2017

12:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a card crafting workshop in the Teen Space! Why buy overpriced greeting cards at the store for your family and friends this holiday season when you can make them cards with your very own heartfelt messages and memories? Crafting supplies, card template ideas, and snacks will all be... Read more
Audience: Teen

December 24, 2017

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

December 25, 2017

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

December 26, 2017

11:00am - 5:00pm
Ever wanted to play in a band? How about draw like a pro? Maybe you wanted to make a movie? Well, now's your chance. The iPad petting zoo is back, and the options are endless. All day in the teen space; you won't want to miss it.  **This program is intended for teens in grades 6-12 only**
Audience: Teen

December 27, 2017

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us during Winter Break for a board game bonanza! This all day board game spectacular will be one you don't want to miss. Feel free to bring a game from home to play, or use one of the many we have in the teen space!
Audience: Teen

December 28, 2017

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for teen anime! We'll have ramen, pocky, and crafts for you to do while we watch anime. 
Audience: Teen

December 28, 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

December 29, 2017

1:00pm - 3:00pm
What's the difference between the image on the left and the image on the right? Years and years of steady practice! Every artist starts with stick figures, right? Come learn some drawing basics. Be prepared with a picture you'd like to draw, whether a person, place, or scene. All experience levels... Read more
Audience: Teen

January 02, 2018

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

January 09, 2018

January 10, 2018

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Audience: Adult, Teen

January 16, 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

January 20, 2018

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Have a story you need to tell? Want to hear from and learn more about your neighbors and community members? Join us in the New Year for a brand new Writer's Workshop here at the library! We will be discussing readings, sharing work, and free writing together in the spirit of community building.... Read more
Audience: Teen

February 06, 2018

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

February 27, 2018

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

February 28, 2018

6:30pm - 8:00pm
   Reducing Anxiety Through Meditation   Life in today’s world is stressful.  People are anxious about their health, their finances, their relationships, their safety and their work. Doctor’s and medical practitioners are promoting the benefits of meditation to relieve stress and... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

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