Teens Events

DIY Ornament Design

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
For those with an artistic vibe and want to put their own spin on the holidays, join us as we provide items necessary to assist in decorating your own ornaments.
Event Type: 
Teens

Gaming Club

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Drop in and play some games! Our Nintendo Switch will be set up and will have laptops available for Minecraft or Fortnite. We’ll also have tabletop games and cards. Participants are welcome to bring their own consoles and games!
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Thursday, January 3, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:45pm
Join us on the first Thursday of every month starting in Jan for Anime Club. Do you prefer Subbed or Dubbed? Are you a fan of Shojo or Shonen? Are you up to the latest episode of My Hero Academia, or are you more of a fan of classics like Initial D?
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Service Club

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Help with projects around the library or that benefit local organizations. Have an idea for a project? Let us know!

Service club members will earn volunteer hours for their work and will be required to complete an application before their first meeting.
Event Type: 
Teens

Exam Cram

Monday, January 14, 2019 (All day)
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace. Wheaton North and Wheaton Warrenville South students will also receive a 50% discount at Café on the Park this week - just present your school ID!
Event Type: 
Teens

TAG (Teen Advisory Group)

Saturday, January 19, 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Create your space and earn volunteer hours. The Teen Advisory Group will be part of creating teen programs/activities and give input on books and materials purchased for teens. For more info check out our TAG page, www.wheatonlibrary.org/teens/TAG.
Grades 6-12
Event Type: 
Teens

DIY Bath Bombs

Monday, January 21, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Have you ever wanted to make your own personalize bath bombs? Instead of spending on pre-made, we’ll be teaching you how to make Floaty and Fizzy bath bombs. Please alert us if you’re allergic to specific oils and fragrances!
Event Type: 
Teens

Gaming Tournament

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
Event Type: 
Teens

Gaming Club

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Drop in and play some games! Our Nintendo Switch will be set up and will have laptops available for Minecraft or Fortnite. We’ll also have tabletop games and cards. Participants are welcome to bring their own consoles and games!
Event Type: 
Teens

What Do You Want to Do When You Grow Up?

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Career Vision will show why early career planning is very important for today’s students and discuss the steps to making these decisions before choosing a college.
Parents Welcome
Event Type: 
Teens
Adults

Teen Service Club

Thursday, February 7, 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Help with projects around the library or that benefit local organizations. Have an idea for a project? Let us know!

Service club members will earn volunteer hours for their work and will be required to complete an application before their first meeting.
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Thursday, February 7, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:45pm
Join us on the first Thursday of every month starting in Jan for Anime Club. Do you prefer Subbed or Dubbed? Are you a fan of Shojo or Shonen? Are you up to the latest episode of My Hero Academia, or are you more of a fan of classics like Initial D?
Event Type: 
Teens

LED Greeting Card

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Learn a little about circuits and let your creative side out while designing a greeting card that lights up.
Grades 6-8
Event Type: 
Teens

Nailed It!

Saturday, February 16, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Think you have star baker skills? Test them out at our cupcake decorating competition. We’ll have example cupcakes that you’ll attempt to recreate and then vote on their favorite attempts.
Event Type: 
Teens

Prep Your Spring/Summer Attire

Monday, February 18, 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Do you have some old bland shirts or shorts/pants that can use some sprucing up? Bring some of your clothes and we’ll bring some upgrade-ables.
Event Type: 
Teens

TAG (Teen Advisory Group)

Saturday, February 23, 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Create your space and earn volunteer hours. The Teen Advisory Group will be part of creating teen programs/activities and give input on books and materials purchased for teens. For more info check out our TAG page, www.wheatonlibrary.org/teens/TAG.
Grades 6-12
Event Type: 
Teens

Gaming Club

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Drop in and play some games! Our Nintendo Switch will be set up and will have laptops available for Minecraft or Fortnite. We’ll also have tabletop games and cards. Participants are welcome to bring their own consoles and games!
Event Type: 
Teens