Today's Events for Teens at NYPL node/62451?audience=4356 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en Teen Hang Time (115th Street Library) //www.nypl.org/node/368237 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T13:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you a teen looking for somewhere to hang? Come chill in a teen-only space at the library where you can play games, use a laptop, get homework help, or just chat with friends. </p> </div> </div> Teen Café (New Dorp Library) //www.nypl.org/node/348599 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T14:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, iPod, check out a laptop and browse  the Internet.</p> <p>Ages 12 - 18.</p> </div> </div> Tween Tech Time (Clason's Point Library) //www.nypl.org/node/371394 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hang out in the community room with a laptop and your friends. Surf the web, do some homework...</p> </div> </div> Teen Movie (Riverside Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379989 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for a fun, teen-friendly film at the Riverside Library. The screening will take place in the second floor community room.</p> </div> </div> Mutt-i-grees (Spuyten Duyvil Library) //www.nypl.org/node/369767 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Spuyten Duyvil Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The North Shore Animal League brings in a shelter animal to show the wonders of empathy. Working together to create an adoption poster, teens help an animal to find a forever home – they give voice to the voiceless. We will give a brief on Animal League America, which is the world’s largest no-kill adoption shelter, and the origin of the word Mutt-i-gree.</p> <p>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</p> </div> </div> D.I.Y Wednesdays (St. George Library Center) //www.nypl.org/node/381259 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">December 7-Teen Coloring December 14-Holiday Ornament Craft December 21-D.I.Y. Candle Making (from 3-5pm) December 28-Fun With Lanyard <p> </p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) //www.nypl.org/node/381318 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Relax with your friends, use laptops, read, play games, or study. It’s up to you! Teens can bring snacks.</p> </div> </div> Arts and Crafts (George Bruce Library) //www.nypl.org/node/381610 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p align="center">Join us for Holiday arts and crafts activities: make ornaments, discover images and ideas for Holiday wishes using the New York Public Library Digital Gallery and create your own Holiday cards and more.</p> </div> </div> Teen Time (St. Agnes Library) //www.nypl.org/node/380006 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and  chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games,  and more! </p> <p>Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.</p>   </div> </div> T(w)een Lounge (Westchester Square Library) //www.nypl.org/node/373739 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Drop in and hang out in the T(w)een Lounge, Tuesdays -Fridays at 3pm, in the Community Room!</p> <p>Featuring: ROCKBAND 4, CODING SERIES (USING SCRATCH AND STENCYL), ARTS &amp; CRAFTS, JUST DANCE 2016, OPEN COMPUTER LAB FOR (AND NOT SO MUCH FOR) HOMEWORK, MUSIC, GAMES, SNACKS... AND MORE!!</p> <p>(For ages 12-18)</p> </div> </div> After School Lounge (City Island Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379004 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>After School Lounge: Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind.  Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library) //www.nypl.org/node/372231 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio &amp; chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, &amp; more!</p> </div> </div> Hour of Code (West Farms Library) //www.nypl.org/node/375744 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library, Story Hour Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. One-hour tutorials are available in over 30 languages. No experience needed!</p> </div> </div> Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/378719 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> The Manga Games (Countee Cullen Library) //www.nypl.org/node/369738 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Cartooning classes focusing on themes relating to the 'isms' of society. The Hunger Games, The Maze Runner and even Battle Royale all feature teen characters pit against each other as a diversion against the larger problems of their societies. This is a workshop where the students create their own characters with back stories and a universe to fight in an unjust society's arena. These amazing warriors are built for revolution. We also create a basic gaming system using dice and a home made scorecard to determine winners. Presented by Ivan Velez.</p> <p>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</p> </div> </div> Teen Lab (Allerton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379599 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come relax, Sit back, kick up your feet and read from your choice of magazines.  Catch up with “what’s new”, the latest trends, celebrity gossip, or with “what’s going on in the world”, in our collection of magazines.  Got Facebook, Twitter, email, or just plain want to use a computer?  Well, we have those too!  NEED A BREAK, THINGS TO DO, RELAXATION LOCATION! </p> </div> </div> Minecraft Lab (Mosholu Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379812 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library, Adult/Young Adult </span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Can’t get enough Minecraft? Join us for an hour of Minecraft fun. We mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK (Parkchester Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379920 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Meeting Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <!--/*-->*/ <p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester!</p> </div> </div> Lego time @ Van Cortlandt Library (Van Cortlandt Library) //www.nypl.org/node/380585 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Enjoy access to lego pieces and boards while working with other children to create awesome structures. </p> </div> </div> Perler Parlor (Muhlenberg Library) //www.nypl.org/node/380985 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stretch your creative skills and hang out with friends as we fuse colorful Perler® beads into fun patterns!  </p> <p>Materials will be provided. Limit to 10.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Teen Program: Raft Building (Baychester Library) //www.nypl.org/node/381377 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Baychester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn about bouyancy and what materials make a good raft. Materials will be provided for teams or individuals to make thier own boats which we will test to how well they float. We will also have a competition to see whose raft can hold the most weight before sinking!</p> </div> </div> Teen Financial Literacy (Columbus Library) //www.nypl.org/node/381616 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T15:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Are you interested in learning more about topics like</p> <p align="center">Savings, Banking, Credit Cards and Financing Higher Education?</p> <p align="center">Join us for our Financial Literacy Program! This program is an engaging, online resource that uses video, animations and interactive activities to bring complex financial concepts to life. Students who successfully complete the course will earn a certification in financial literacy, which can be a powerful tool for job, college and internship applications.</p> <p align="center">This program will take about 6-8 hours to complete.</p> <p align="center">Classes will be offered at least twice a month.</p> <p align="center"> </p> <p>                                                                                                               Ages 14-18</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Pelham Bay Library) //www.nypl.org/node/362983 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hang out, eat, drink, play games, draw, paint or just chat with friends.Something you want to do? Just let us know. For grades 6 and up.</p> </div> </div> Creative Writing For Teens (Sedgwick Library) //www.nypl.org/node/372446 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. Activities can vary from week to week, depending on participants' interests, but will always focus on the joys of the written word!</p> </div> </div> Wednesday's Moment of Zen (Washington Heights Library) //www.nypl.org/node/375857 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Take a moment during your busy week to slow down and relax. Each week teens get a chance to recharge with different activities so they can finish the week out strong. Each week will feature a different activity.</p> </div> </div> TEEN LOUNGE (Fort Washington Library) //www.nypl.org/node/377958 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Fort Washington Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>VIDEO GAMES, LAPTOPS, MUSIC, FILM, ARTS &amp; CRAFTS, SCIENCE, BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND MORE…<p> </p></p> <p>Different things to do, </p> <p>Every week, something new… </p> <p> </p> <p>Meeting weekly in the Young Adult Section or the Community Room, Wednesdays 4 pm - 5:30 pm.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Code Club (53rd Street Library) //www.nypl.org/node/378725 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">53rd Street Library, Teen Zone</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A friendly introduction to computer science using Scratch and Stencyl</p> <p> </p>   </div> </div> Coder Games (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/378733 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come and learn how to develop video games while you battle against other libraries in this six week introduction to programming series using Stencyl. Great prizes and snacks are available for all who participate!<a href="https://d140u095r09w96.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/flyersize_coder_games_flyer_updated.pdf" rel="nofollow">flyersize_coder_games_flyer_updated.pdf</a></p> <p>Please register at <a href="http://bit.ly/codergames" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">bit.ly/codergames</a> or at the library.</p> </div> </div> Teen Creative Writing Club (Kingsbridge Library) //www.nypl.org/node/376041 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you interested in poetry, short stories, plays, spoken word, and other forms of creative writing?  Do you want to activate the creative part of your brain and get feedback that will help your words to grow?  Join us for a monthly workshop in which you’ll write, share, and discuss different kinds of creative writing.  All materials will be provided. For ages 12-18.</p> <p>Note: This club is limited to 12 participants.  No experience is necessary, but we ARE exclusive!</p> <p>Fall 2016 meeting dates (Wednesdays from 4-5 pm): November 16, December 7</p> <p>Winter/Spring 2017 meeting dates (Wednesdays from 4-5 pm): January 18, February 15, March 15, April 19, May 17</p> </div> </div> Hot Chocolate Science (Francis Martin Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379708 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hot chocolate + science = what could be better? </p> <p>Stop by and find out what we've got going on!</p> </div> </div> The Homeworking Hour (Seward Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379954 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need help with your homework??? Just not understanding that soliloquy..... Umm, what is a soliloquy??? Or just in need of a quiet space???</p> <p>Well come on down to our Young Adult area and a 'Homework Helper' will aide you with your work, no matter the subject!</p> <p> </p> <p>Please note: This is a free program for young adults, and all materials will be provided. </p> </div> </div> Anime Club at Wakefield (Wakefield Library) //www.nypl.org/node/380704 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones!  Viewings will be held in the Wakefield community room.</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Group (Castle Hill Library) //www.nypl.org/node/380912 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Castle Hill Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Volunteer time at your local library!!!!</p> <p>Suggest materials to order and create cool displays.</p> </div> </div> Teen Trivia (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) //www.nypl.org/node/381326 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Compete against your friends to see who knows the most random facts and can solve the most brainy puzzles.</p> </div> </div> Game on @ Webster (Webster Library) //www.nypl.org/node/382678 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! We also have board games you can play with or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.</p> </div> </div> Hour of Code (Sedgwick Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379022 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. One-hour tutorials are available in over 30 languages. No experience needed!</p> </div> </div> Teen Movie Wednesdays (West New Brighton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/381739 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you. Movie starts at 4:30 p.m.</p> </div> </div> Teen Jeopardy Showdown (Tremont Library) //www.nypl.org/node/383082 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T16:30:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Sharpen your knowledge of history, current events and various other subjects in Tremont's Teen Jeopardy Showdown Hour!</p> </div> </div> Yu-Gi-Oh! Club (Bloomingdale Library) //www.nypl.org/node/375966 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T17:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library!  Bring your deck and show off your skills.  Ages 10 and up.</p> </div> </div> Game On @ Hamilton Grange (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379350 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T17:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> Wii, PS3 - Wii, PS3 Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Sixaxis controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18. </p> </div> </div> Homework Help (Stapleton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/380928 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T17:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need help completing you homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. All ages.</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (George Bruce Library) //www.nypl.org/node/381434 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-12-07T18:00:00-05:00">Wednesday, December 7 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play video games, play Yu-Gi-Oh, create art &amp; more…</p> </div> </div>