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Scrapbooking for Teens

scrapbook pageTuesday, July 14th at 6:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

Create your own summer-themed scrapbook. All materials provided, just bring photos. Each participant will make a two page spread. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Poetry Workshop: Effective Criticism - How to Approach a Poem

Lori DeSantiMonday, July 13th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Join Lori DeSanti from Southern Connecticut State University for this three-part workshop and learn how to appreciate poetry through effective criticism. At the first workshop we'll read and critique a poem by a well-known poet. Workshops two and three on July 27th and August 10th will focus on critiquing poems written by workshop participants. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Hula Hooping Workshop

teen girl hula hoopingThursday, July 9th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Learn about the evolution of the hula hoop and experiment with single, multiple, and LED hoops. Beginners welcome. You'll never look at a plastic circle the same again! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Parents are welcome to attend. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

The Flavors of India: Food and Film!

Kulwinder KaurWednesday, July 8th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Wallingford restaurant Kender’s Indian Palace will share a sampling of Indian cuisine and owner Kulwinder Kaur will be on hand to answer your questions about Indian food. Immediately following, we will screen the film The Hundred-Foot Journey, starring Helen Mirren.
Please register online or by phone for this Read ‘Em and Eat event!

Holiday Closing

U.S. flagThe Library will be closed Friday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 5th in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours resume Monday, July 6th.

MLB Live! Red Sox vs. Blue Jays

Major League Baseball logoWednesday, July 1st at 1:05 p.m. in the Community Room

Batter up! Come watch live baseball on our big screen. Learn to keep a scorecard. Hot dogs, soda, and Cracker Jacks will be served. Open to all teens in grades 6-12.

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