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Teen Events

August 03, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 04, 2018

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Becky Settje, a volunteer from the Rhode Island Wild Plant Society, will bring some native plants to put into our teen space garden. She will provide teens with an introduction to the benefits and importance of native plants to the ecosystem followed by their growing conditions so they can... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 06, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 06, 2018

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn about craftivism or creative resistance, in the vein of riot grrrl culture. Create Zines in the vein of DIY/Punk Scenes, as well as Celia Perez's First Rule of Punk, the 2018 Kids Reading Across Rhode Island selection and a 2018 Rhode Island Latino Book of the year.
Audience: Teen

August 06, 2018

6:00pm - 7:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 07, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 07, 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

August 08, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons and have fun over the summer! We will explain all the rules and play through a long-running adventure story. All game pieces will be included; all you need to bring is a willingness to learn and play!    Spots are Limited.   Event Category: Teen   Event... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 08, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 08, 2018

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Try your hand at songwriting in the final session of our Songwriters Series! You have song lyrics and a basic chord progression to sing them over? Now learn how to add other sounds to the mix on Garageband using library iPads! You'll only learn the basics, but it's a good foundation to start... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 08, 2018

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 09, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 09, 2018

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

August 09, 2018

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for an Open Mic.  Perform your original poetry or songs.
Audience: Teen

August 10, 2018

10:00am - 1:30pm
If you want to learn how to play the card game Magic the Gathering, come to this new club.  Magic the Gathering is a strategy game.  You have to be able to think about your moves and the effects of the card that you are going to activate during your turn. This is a fun way to meet new people and... Read more
Audience: Adult, Teen

August 10, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 10, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Take action about environmental issues in our community.  How can we go green here?  Become a part of Teens Against Pollution!  Plan petitions, write letters to the editor, make activist art. 
Audience: Teen

August 13, 2018

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

August 14, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 14, 2018

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Art Therapy with Katie Ziskind, BS, MA, MFT, RTY500, ERTY200, Experiential Family Therapist in Niantic, Connecticut. Learn how to create serenity and balance from within during your 45-minute art therapy session. Complementing traditional talk with art and other experiential therapies can be highly... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 15, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us to play dungeons and dragons and have fun over the summer! We will explain all the rules and play through a long-running adventure story. All game pieces will be included; all you need to bring is a willingness to learn and play!    Spots are Limited.   Event Category: Teen   Event... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 15, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 15, 2018

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Audience: Adult, Teen

August 15, 2018

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Let's embark on a poetic walk through the park! (Snaps for those syllables, right?) Prompts provided. Take some time to slow down, see the beauty of the natural world, and reflect with the written word in the spirit of mindfulness and meditative mental wellness. We'll meet in the Teen Space before... Read more
Audience: Teen

August 15, 2018

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Audience: Adult, Teen

August 16, 2018

11:30am - 2:00pm
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Westerly Library & Wilcox Park provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, FREE... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

August 16, 2018

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Come learn how to bake vegan sweets.  We'll make some to take home and some for the summer party the next day!
Audience: Teen

August 16, 2018

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

August 17, 2018

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Come celebrate the end of Summer Reading in the Teen Space.  Pizza and M&Ms provided.   We'll discuss what we read and have a final musical jam session.  Prizes for the summer reading program will be drawn.
Audience: Teen

August 20, 2018

6:00pm - 7:45pm
  Come join us at robotics practice! We are a group of 7th-12th graders who meet at the library once or twice a week. Activities include designing robots, building them, programming them, driving them, strategizing, keeping records, and 3D design. If you are interested in STEM, or want to build a... Read more
Audience: Teen

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