Teens Events

Video Creation

Monday, June 25, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Over this 9 session workshop teens will work on creating and editing their own videos that can then be published on the library's YouTube channel.
Event Type: 
Teens

Coding Club

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
For teens who like working with computers and computer programming. Join to learn from each other and take self-guided lessons in programming languages such as Python, JavaScript, HTML, and more.
Event Type: 
Teens

Video Creation

Thursday, June 28, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Over this 9 session workshop teens will work on creating and editing their own videos that can then be published on the library's YouTube channel.
Event Type: 
Teens

TAG (Teen Advisory Group)

Saturday, June 30, 2018 -
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
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Teens

Edible* Experiments`

Saturday, July 7, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Experiment with (mostly) edible items. If it’s a nice day we'll move outside so things can fizz and spill. Register or stop by. *Not everything will be edible.

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Teens

Video Creation

Monday, July 9, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Over this 9 session workshop teens will work on creating and editing their own videos that can then be published on the library's YouTube channel.
Event Type: 
Teens

ACT Practice Test

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:30pm
Find out what test day will really be like by taking a proctored practice exam. Bring a calculator and a snack for the break.


Event Type: 
Teens

Coding Club

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
For teens who like working with computers and computer programming. Join to learn from each other and take self-guided lessons in programming languages such as Python, JavaScript, HTML, and more.
Event Type: 
Teens

Renee Powell Professional Golfer

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Global golf ambassador and U.S. Women’s Open participant, Renee Powell, speaks about her experience as a golf professional and her family’s history in the game. Ms. Powell will share how she is changing the world through the game of golf by her family’s legacy, junior golf programs and veteran golf programs for both men and women.
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Adults
Teens
Children

Vagabonding Around the World

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Come along on Brian Michalski's 22-month solo backpacking journey of working and volunteering in Southeast Asia, Australia, India, Cuba and more. Get insider info about budgeting, utilizing travel apps, embracing culture shock, realities of hostel life, coping with inevitable setbacks, visa applications and more so that you, too, can travel like a pro.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Video Creation

Thursday, July 12, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Over this 9 session workshop teens will work on creating and editing their own videos that can then be published on the library's YouTube channel.
Event Type: 
Teens

Open Mic Night

Thursday, July 12, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Perform poetry, music, dance, comedy and more in our very own open mic night. Come early to get your name on the performance list and start working on your stage presence. Register or drop in.
Event Type: 
Teens

Video Creation

Monday, July 16, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Over this 9 session workshop teens will work on creating and editing their own videos that can then be published on the library's YouTube channel.
Event Type: 
Teens

Living History: Cleopatra

Monday, July 16, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Come meet Cleopatra, the last Pharaoh of Egypt, portrayed by Martina Mathisen. The most famous female ruler in history, she will share her astounding story, audacious spirit, and astonishing guile.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Coding Club

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
For teens who like working with computers and computer programming. Join to learn from each other and take self-guided lessons in programming languages such as Python, JavaScript, HTML, and more.
Event Type: 
Teens

Introduction to Comics

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Learn about comics and create your own!
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Teens

Teen Service Club

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
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.
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Teens

The College Admission Process, From Start to Finish

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
The college admission process has changed dramatically in recent years. Which application deadline is best? How many college applications should a student complete? Where and when does a student even begin? Don't forget about the financial aid process and scholarship search! Families will learn to navigate and understand the college admission process, from when to start to deciding which college admission offer to accept.
High School Students and Parents
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Teens

Video Creation

Thursday, July 19, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Over this 9 session workshop teens will work on creating and editing their own videos that can then be published on the library's YouTube channel.
Event Type: 
Teens

SAT Practice Test

Monday, July 23, 2018 -
11:00am to 3:30pm
Find out what test day will really be like by taking a proctored practice exam. Bring a calculator and a snack for the break.


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Teens

Creative Writing Workshop

Monday, July 23, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Join us for this creative writing class hosted by Chapter One Events.
Event Type: 
Teens

Coding Club

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
For teens who like working with computers and computer programming. Join to learn from each other and take self-guided lessons in programming languages such as Python, JavaScript, HTML, and more.
Event Type: 
Teens

Gaming Tournament

Thursday, July 26, 2018 -
5:00pm to 8:30pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros 4 tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
Event Type: 
Teens

Harry Potter Escape Room

Saturday, July 28, 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Start of Harry Potter’s birthday weekend with an escape room in his honor. You and your team will have 40 minutes to figure out the clues and escape. (Only sign up for 1 time)
Event Type: 
Teens

Harry Potter Escape Room

Saturday, July 28, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Start of Harry Potter’s birthday weekend with an escape room in his honor. You and your team will have 40 minutes to figure out the clues and escape. (Only sign up for 1 time)
Event Type: 
Teens