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 Coding with Scratch (Wakefield Library) //www.nypl.org/node/388153

Wakefield Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 am

Create your own animations and games using Scratch! Perfect for Teens and 'Tweens who are interested or have participated in Coder Games.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach (Morris Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/396159

Morris Park Library
Thursday, February 23 - 10:00 am

Are you eligible to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance?  Come and find out.  An Outreach Specialist will be available to assist you with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.
Sewing Circle (Francis Martin Library) //www.nypl.org/node/389495

Francis Martin Library
Thursday, February 23 - 11:00 am

Work on your hand sewing and needlework skills!Free, no materials required!Aprende a coser a mano!Gratis, no hay materiales requeridos!
Retro Board Gaming and Jigsaws for Adults (Riverside Library) //www.nypl.org/node/391412

Riverside Library
Thursday, February 23 - 1:00 pm

.. Share your passion for gaming the old fashion way.  If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then /Scrabble/ is your game! Are you a /Chess/  or /Checkers/ champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and d...
EZ Silkscreen (Port Richmond Library) //www.nypl.org/node/391660

Port Richmond Library
Thursday, February 23 - 1:00 pm

Teens make a stencil of their own design and then silkscreen their own posters. Learn about pattern design and positive and negative space as it relates to both art and math. Presented by Staten Island MakerSpace.For ages 13 to 18 years old.
After School Lounge (City Island Library) //www.nypl.org/node/389077

City Island Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:00 pm

*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.*
Teen Board Game Bonanza (Countee Cullen Library) //www.nypl.org/node/389280

Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space
Thursday, February 23 - 3:00 pm

It's back to the good old days. Join your friends and roll the dice. Move pieces by hand instead of with a mouse click. Join us for some old fashioned board game fun. For ages 12 to 18.
Study Hour (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) //www.nypl.org/node/390639

Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center
Thursday, February 23 - 3:00 pm

Work on your homework alone or with friends, and get help, if you need it, from the YA Librarian.
T(w)een Lounge (Westchester Square Library) //www.nypl.org/node/386982

Westchester Square Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:00 pm

Drop in and hang out in the T(w)een Lounge, Mondays - Thursdays at 3pm, in the Community Room!Featuring: ROCKBAND 4, CODING SERIES (USING SCRATCH AND STENCYL), ARTS & CRAFTS, JUST DANCE 2016, OPEN COMPUTER LAB FOR (AND NOT SO MUCH FOR) HOMEWORK, MUSIC, GAMES, SNACKS... AND MORE!!/(For ages 12-18)/...
Teen Lounge (Castle Hill Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392204

Castle Hill Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:00 pm

Play videos games, hangout with friends, use laptops to watch videos or simply read a bookAll New York Public Library programs are free of charge
Teen Game On! (Morrisania Library) //www.nypl.org/node/395650

Morrisania Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:00 pm

Teen Game On!
Ceremonial Origins of Salsa (Soundview Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390930

Soundview Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa. Presented by Jose Obando.For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Teen Program: Art Afternoon (Baychester Library) //www.nypl.org/node/391572

Baychester Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Let your artistic side run wild in this free-for-all art program.  Materials will be provided, all you need to bring is your imagination. 
Teen Tech (High Bridge Library) //www.nypl.org/node/391779

High Bridge Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Teen Tech is a program for teenagers used to promote technical know-how and computer usage in our digital world.
Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392480

Hamilton Grange Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

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.
Homework Hour (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392468

Hamilton Grange Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Teen Video Games (St. George Library Center) //www.nypl.org/node/392892

St. George Library Center
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the PS3 and PS4. 
Teen Tech Time (Ottendorfer Library) //www.nypl.org/node/389292

Ottendorfer Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Need Extra Computer Time?  Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us for Teen Tech Time. Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30-5:00
Teen Tech Lounge (Morris Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390027

Morris Park Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Use library laptops, work on group projects, or play games at the library 
Teen Gaming (Allerton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/388442

Allerton Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Teen's meet to play their favorite games! 
Teen Tech Time (Francis Martin Library) //www.nypl.org/node/385800

Francis Martin Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Need some computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? Want to play around on Minecraft with your friends? Come hang out at our Tech Time!
Board Game Bonanza (Muhlenberg Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392098

Muhlenberg Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Teens! Challenge your friends to a game every Thursday @ 3:30PM. Board games include Ticket to Ride, Dominion, Pandemic, Bananagrams, Uno, chess, and more. Feb 2: BananagramsFeb 9: PandemicFeb 16: Ticket to RideFeb 23: Scrabble
Teen Tech Time (Soundview Library) //www.nypl.org/node/383593

Soundview Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Game On! (Van Cortlandt Library) //www.nypl.org/node/388902

Van Cortlandt Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:30 pm

Come in and test your gaming skills against the library staff and your peers, while playing games such as Super Smash Brothers, Mario Kart, Wii Sports and Wii Resorts.
Teen Tech Time (Jerome Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390595

Jerome Park Library
Thursday, February 23 - 3:45 pm

Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Lego at the Library (New Amsterdam Library) //www.nypl.org/node/379235

New Amsterdam Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Kids and Teens are invited to design, create and build unique creations during the Lego Free Build. All Lego blocks are provided, just bring your imagination! 
Magical Mandalas (Washington Heights Library) //www.nypl.org/node/385458

Washington Heights Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Participants will visualize their worlds through contemporary arts practices while exploring surrealism and expressionism mirroring the artist’s own studio practice. Students will use collage to create mandalas as well as mixed media/colored pencil, marker and watercolor to create contour drawings f...
Teen Council (53rd Street Library) //www.nypl.org/node/385832

53rd Street Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Do want to be a leader?  Do you have great ideas that you’d like to see implemented?  Join the 53rd Street Teen Council!  We are now taking students for our Teen Council’s Spring Term.  The Spring Term runs from January to May and requires a minimum of attending one meeting a month, held on the last Th...
Spa Time (Francis Martin Library) //www.nypl.org/node/387805

Francis Martin Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Need an afternoon to pamper yourself? Want to make a gift for someone special? Learn how to make your own bath salts, lip balms, shower scrubs and more in this scent-ual workshop. All materials will be provided.  Presented by Jailin Acevedo.For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Candle Painting Workshop - Teen and Tween (Great Kills Library) //www.nypl.org/node/389503

Great Kills Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Learn how to paint and design your own candle. All materials will be provided.Registration is required. Ages 8-17. 
Learn A New Language! (Sedgwick Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390199

Sedgwick Library, Community Room
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Start the New Year right by learning something new! Stop by for our tech program where we will use Duolingo®, a free and online language-learning platform that offers courses for over 23 languages, like Spanish, Italian, and French! Or we'll also try Mango Languages, interactive database that p...
Teen Book Club - All American Boys (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) //www.nypl.org/node/390633

Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Come read and discuss Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely's timely book, /All American Boys/. See Ms. Chelsey for a copy of the book, or just show up to one of the discussion days!
Craft for Teens (Eastchester Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390848

Eastchester Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Looking for cool arts and crafts ideas for teens, kids, and anyone who loves creative art projects? Making your own artwork is a favorite DIY for teens for a reason, you can make cool room decor tailored to your style, you can learn new crafting skills, and you get to express yourself with color,...
Teen Advisory Group- TAG (Dongan Hills Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392128

Dongan Hills Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library.Earn Community Service hours by attending our weekly meetings and giving us your input!  What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library ne...
Teen Book Discussion and Pizza Party: Down, Set, Fight! by written by Chad Bowers & Chris Sims (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392506

Hamilton Grange Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

 The Hamilton Grange Teen Book Discussion Group will meet to discuss /Down, Set, Fight!/ by written by Chad Bowers & Chris Sims; illustrated and colored by Scott KowalchukDATE: Thursday, February 23rd *Time: 4-5 pm**Location: Hamilton Grange Lower Level**All Book lovers welcome.*​*Book discus...
Musical Mondays: THURSDAY EDITION (Stapleton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/392780

Stapleton Library, Community Room
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Join the Stapleton Teens as they have an awesome off-Monday jam session. Even if you're brand new to an instrument (or have never played one), you can jump in and learn. Just want to enjoy the music? You can do that too.Guitar, drums, bass, and keyboards all available onsite, or bring your own...
Coloring Club (Riverside Library) //www.nypl.org/node/389399

Riverside Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Channel your inner artist in this fun afterschool club with coloring sheets. The library will provide the art supplies. Bring your creativity!
Black History Month Writing Contest (George Bruce Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390525

George Bruce Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Write a two-page essay on a well-known African American historical figure. Explain his or her significance to the history of the United States. Best essay will receive a prize. A winner will be announced on the last Thursday of February at 4:00 PM. Registration is required. Call 212-662-9727 or v...
RoboTakeover (Aguilar Library) //www.nypl.org/node/385403

Aguilar Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world t...
Crafternoon (53rd Street Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390117

53rd Street Library, Teen Zone
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Come get crafty in the Teen Room!  From Duct tape wallets to origami. For ages 12-18
Teens Black History Month Experience (West New Brighton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/395499

West New Brighton Library, Main Floor
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

Teens it's time to get ready for a Black History experience! Join in as we learn about notable African Americans who played a part  in sharping  our history. Then, see who will be the first to finish our famous African American word search. Ages 12+
Crafternoons: Fabulous February (Seward Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390717

Seward Park Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:00 pm

It's the Crafternoon Series: Fabulous FebruaryCome join us for our series of Arts and Crafts activities held in the afternoon. We have some fun crafts to entertain you !This Month We will be featuring activities based on: /*Lunar New Year Lanterns*//*Arron Douglas*//*Romare Bearden*//*Perler Be...
Circuits on Paper (Kips Bay Library) //www.nypl.org/node/383597

Kips Bay Library
Thursday, February 23 - 4:30 pm

Learn how to create the basics of paper circuits and troubleshooting. Participants will first draw a picture to which they would like to add a point of light, then transfer the location of the light to the inside of the folded card and build a circuit with a battery and LED to create their own work...
Ten to Teen Tech Club (George Bruce Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390128

George Bruce Library, Computer room
Thursday, February 23 - 5:00 pm

Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Ten to Teen Tech Club. Learn to code, get homework help, play games and more! This program is for kids and teens ages 10-14.
Teen Café (Mariners Harbor Library) //www.nypl.org/node/390661

Mariners Harbor Library
Thursday, February 23 - 5:30 pm

Hang out with friends, draw, write, chat, eat, browse the internet, and do homework. Also make sure to bring your snacks, coffee, and beverages. Light refreshments are available. Teen Café is exclusively for ages teens so come make it your own! 
Teen Advisory Board Meeting (Port Richmond Library) //www.nypl.org/node/391758

Port Richmond Library
Thursday, February 23 - 6:00 pm

Looking for volunteer hours? Come to Teen Advisory Board meetings, where you’ll earn community service hours and work to make the library a better place for teens. No registration is required, and newcomers are welcome.