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You are now entering the Teen Zone: be prepared! …for fun, entertainment, homework help, summer reading, hot links, anime, good vampires, bad vampires, zombies, mystery, romance, a peek into history, and anything you can possibly imagine.
Wallingford Library wants you! Yes, we are excited to have you arrive in our Teen area where everything is just for you: paperbacks, fiction, graphic novels, manga, tippy chairs, cozy chairs (check out the “Myspot” seating), tables for study, teen computers, and all kinds of cool displays.
We also have fun programs for teens every month. All teen programs are free and open to all in grades 6-12. Please register in advance.
Knit @ WPL
Tuesdays, May 3rd & May 17th
All are invited to join the fun. Meet other knitters, trade patterns, learn, and have fun! Beginners are welcome and are encouraged to register in advance.
May the 4th be with You
Wednesday, May 4th
Celebrate fandom on Star Wars Day, the official Star Wars holiday! Join other Star Wars fans and create your favorite characters out of Perler Beads, plastic fusible beads. Choose from Leia, BB-8, Yoda, Boba Fett, Darth Vader, Ewoks, and more! Please register in advance.
It’s Cupcake Wars!
Thursday, May 12th
Challenge your peers by decorating the most fabulous cupcake. All materials provided by Mr. D’s, but you may bring your own edible decorations if you wish. Prizes will be awarded for the most creative cupcakes. Registration is required.
Wednesday, May 18th
Be sure to stop by the Teen Area for some impromptu fun! Each month we will be doing a different activity, craft, game, or gadget exploration. Come and see what’s in store!
Thursday, May 26th
Learn how to make little chalkboards you can wear around your neck. Fun way to express yourself! Please register in advance.
Teen Advisory Board
Wednesday, June 1st
Join us for a meeting of the teen minds! Come for snacks, fun, and a chance to have your say in summer activities such as the Teen Summer Reading Program. Your input is appreciated! Earn two hours of community service attending.
Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.
June 9th - South Eater Not!
August 11th - Summer Wars
If you love anime and manga, this is where you need to be. Join other Otaku and make new friends. Japanese snack always served.