Teens Events

3D Print Club

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:00pm
In this 3 session class learn how to use Tinkercad and create your own project that we'll print out on our 3D printer.

Register with the best email address to be invited to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Event Type: 
Teens

3D Print Club

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:00pm
In this 3 session class learn how to use Tinkercad and create your own project that we'll print out on our 3D printer.

Register with the best email address to be invited to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, December 3, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make Sweets & Treats

Saturday, December 5, 2020 (All day)
Sign up for our winter Sweets & Treats kit and receive ingredients and directions for delicious goodies!
Pick up date:
December 16 : Hot Chocolate Spoons

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Saturday, December 5, 2020 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
December 16 : Instagram Coasters
January 13 : Calming Jars
February 17 : Bouncy Balls

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

SAT Practice Test

Saturday, December 5, 2020 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Students taking the SAT or ACT this winter have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.

StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from their home. Full length practice tests are the single best way to prepare for the real thing, and participating students receive a detailed analysis that breaks down how they did by section, question type, and content area so they can get a sense for where they might want to do some review prior to the real thing.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Book Bag Subscription

Monday, December 7, 2020 (All day)
Register for our Teen Book Bag Subscription. You will receive books in December, January, and February. Enjoy a pre-selected Young Adult book each month. After registering, complete the form below to let us know what genres you love most. Pick up dates for bags will be:
Wednesdays: December 16, January 14, and February 17 .

Subscription Form

Valid Wheaton Public Library Card Required
Event Type: 
Teens

D&D 2.0

Monday, December 7, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
We've started up an additional D&D Club campaign for players.

Our group plays bi-weekly on Mondays from 7-8pm on a private Discord server. If you're interested, please sign up and we'll email you information on how to join us!
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

DIY No-Sew Fleece Hats

Thursday, December 10, 2020 (All day)
Prepare yourself for the chilly season with a homemade no-sew fleece hat that you can gift yourself, or others.
Printed directions will be handed out alongside fleece material and measuring tape. Scissors not included.

Bags with materials will be able to be picked up throughout the day of the event; if you would prefer to pick up through curbside rather than come into the library, please add a note at the bottom of the registration page or contact the library.
Event Type: 
Teens

Mindfulness Meditation Workshop

Thursday, December 10, 2020 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us via Zoom as Chopra Center certified instructor Stephanie Frantz teaches you a simple mindfulness meditation technique and a stress-buster breathing exercise to relax and increase your overall sense of wellbeing. Explore the benefits of developing a regular meditation practice to improve health, strengthen the immune system and release stress and anxiety.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Notorious: The Life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
History buff Jim Gibbons will discuss the life of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a woman who flourished in the role as Supreme Court Justice for 27 years. Gibbons will explain how Ginsburg was nominated by President Bill Clinton in 1993 and served until her death in September 18, 2020. He will explain how she did not take “no” for an answer. Graduating as the first woman from Harvard Law School and later, Columbia Law School, she received a recommendation from Harvard for a Supreme Court clerkship position but was rejected due to her gender.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, December 17, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Holiday Trivia Night

Friday, December 18, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Gather your "QuaranTeam" (individuals welcome, too!) and some beverages and snacks for Virtual Trivia! We will be playing live via Zoom meeting, one team per log-in, please. Questions will be geared towards adults, but all ages are welcome. Please make sure to join us right at 7pm as we go over instructions.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

D&D 2.0

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 9:00am
We've started up an additional D&D Club campaign for players.

Our group plays bi-weekly on Mondays from 7-8pm on a private Discord server. If you're interested, please sign up and we'll email you information on how to join us!
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Super Smash Bros Tournament

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Test your skills at our online tournament! Players will need to have a Nintendo Online Membership to join.

Register with the best email to send you an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
December 16 : Instagram Coasters
January 13 : Calming Jars
February 17 : Bouncy Balls

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, January 7, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

ACT Practice Test

Saturday, January 9, 2021 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Students taking the SAT or ACT this winter have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.

StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from their home. Full length practice tests are the single best way to prepare for the real thing, and participating students receive a detailed analysis that breaks down how they did by section, question type, and content area so they can get a sense for where they might want to do some review prior to the real thing.
Event Type: 
Teens

Trivia Night

Friday, January 15, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Gather your "QuaranTeam" (individuals welcome, too!) and some beverages and snacks for Virtual Trivia! We will be playing live via Zoom meeting, one team per log-in, please. Questions will be geared towards adults, but all ages are welcome. Please make sure to join us right at 7pm as we go over instructions.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Stress Management with NAMI for Middle Schoolers

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
This workshop, provided by NAMI DuPage, will provide stress relief tools for Middle School students dealing with anxiety and stress.

Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, January 21, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Living Room Conversation: Climate Change

Monday, January 25, 2021 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Promote climate conversations through openness to others with varying views. No matter how firm your beliefs, courageously listen with curiosity and respect in order to facilitate communication. Provided in partnership with the Wheaton League of Women Voters.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Living Room Conversation: Climate Change

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Promote climate conversations through openness to others with varying views. No matter how firm your beliefs, courageously listen with curiosity and respect in order to facilitate communication. Provided in partnership with the Wheaton League of Women Voters.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, February 4, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Friday, February 5, 2021 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
December 16 : Instagram Coasters
January 13 : Calming Jars
February 17 : Bouncy Balls

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, February 18, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens