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You are now entering the Teen Zone: be prepared! …for fun, entertainment, homework help, summer reading, 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, 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, December 6th & 20th
Knit @ WPL is a place where knitters and crocheters can practice their work in the company of others. Newcomers are welcome to join, but knitting experience is required.
Why knit? Research shows that knitting supports a healthy brain and help elevate mood. What are you waiting for? Grab your needles and yarn (we will provide materials if you are without) and come to a fun filled evening.
Game Night With the Dragon
Wednesdays, December 7th & 21st
Learn how to play board games, card games, and games of all sorts with professional gamers. Presented by the Dragon's Lair. Adults & teens welcome. Drop in.
Anime Night: Space Dandy
Thursday, December 8th
Calling all Otaku! If you love anime and manga, this is where you need to be. Space Dandy is a new anime to our collection from the creators of Cowboy Bebop and Fullmetal Alchemist. Dandy is a fashionable space explorer on the hunt for aliens that have never been seen previously. For every new species Dandy discovers, he gets a significant reward. But he's not the only one searching for the aliens... Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Japanese snacks always served.
Walllingford Reads YA: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
Thursday, January 26th
All teens and adults are welcome to this book club where we discuss young adult literature.
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys is a masterful work of historical fiction is inspired by the real-life tragedy that was the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff—the greatest maritime disaster in history.
Copies of the book are available at the Information Desk.