Teens Events

Halloween Trivia

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Halloween this year is looking a little grim, and we want to help make it a little more spooky!
Pop online during the week of October 25th thru the 31st and join our Kahoot Challenge for a chance to earn some candy and learn some creepy trivia!
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Event Type: 
Teens

Halloween Trivia

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Halloween this year is looking a little grim, and we want to help make it a little more spooky!
Pop online during the week of October 25th thru the 31st and join our Kahoot Challenge for a chance to earn some candy and learn some creepy trivia!
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Halloween Trivia

Thursday, October 29, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Halloween this year is looking a little grim, and we want to help make it a little more spooky!
Pop online during the week of October 25th thru the 31st and join our Kahoot Challenge for a chance to earn some candy and learn some creepy trivia!
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

Halloween Trivia

Friday, October 30, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Halloween this year is looking a little grim, and we want to help make it a little more spooky!
Pop online during the week of October 25th thru the 31st and join our Kahoot Challenge for a chance to earn some candy and learn some creepy trivia!
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

True Crime Storytime

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 6:30pm
Are you interested in true crime novels or podcasts? Once a week during October we'll be discussing some cases, trading information, sharing our favorite crimes, and just talking criminology.

Please register with the best email to invite you to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Halloween Trivia

Saturday, October 31, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Halloween this year is looking a little grim, and we want to help make it a little more spooky!
Pop online during the week of October 25th thru the 31st and join our Kahoot Challenge for a chance to earn some candy and learn some creepy trivia!
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Thursday, November 5, 2020 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
September 16 : Slime Stress Balls
October 14 : Tie Dye Face Masks
November 11 : LED Light Cubes

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, November 5, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Sunday, November 8, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Monday, November 9, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

D&D Club 2.0

Monday, November 9, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
We're starting up an additional D&D Club campaign for players.

If you are interested in playing, but have never played before, please sign up for our Introductory Class (September 29th).
Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Thursday, November 12, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Friday, November 13, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

International Games Week - Trivia Challenge

Saturday, November 14, 2020 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Help celebrate International Games Week with WPL's TeenSpace.
We'll be offering a trivia challenge where the winner will not only be able to brag of their knowledge, but also be compensated with a prize.
-Please only sign up once for the event-
Event Type: 
Teens

3D Print Club

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:00pm
In this 3 session class learn how to use Tinkercad and create your own project that we'll print out on our 3D printer.

Register with the best email address to be invited to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, November 19, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks.

Register with an email address to get details on how to join.
Event Type: 
Teens

Creepy Reads

Thursday, November 19, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
During the Fall, we're starting up a psychological/thriller/mystery based book club. Each month we'll have a set theme and offer several options of books to read that all link to the theme.
November's theme will be: Of Course I'm Taking This Personally (Family Murders).
-Sadie - Courtney Summers
-These Shallow Graves - Jennifer Donnelly
-The Cheerleaders - Kara Thomas

Please register with the best email address to invite you to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Trivia Night

Friday, November 20, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Gather your "QuaranTeam" (individuals welcome, too!) and some beverages and snacks for Virtual Trivia! We will be playing live via Zoom meeting, one team per log-in, please. Questions will be geared towards adults, but all ages are welcome. Please make sure to join us right at 7pm as we go over instructions.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Teen Volunteers - Book Buddies

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 10:00am
Interested in volunteering at the library and becoming a reading buddy to kids? Please email teenread@wheatonlibrayr.org to sign up for a time slot.
Event Type: 
Teens

Living Room Conversation: After the Election

Monday, November 23, 2020 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join us as we sort through the election results and determine how to move forward together. Where can we find common ground? How can we have meaningful discussions about significant issues while demonstrating respect and compassion? Provided in partnership with the Wheaton League of Women Voters.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Living Room Conversation: After the Election

Monday, November 23, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us as we sort through the election results and determine how to move forward together. Where can we find common ground? How can we have meaningful discussions about significant issues while demonstrating respect and compassion? Provided in partnership with the Wheaton League of Women Voters.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

D&D Club 2.0

Monday, November 23, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
We're starting up an additional D&D Club campaign for players.

If you are interested in playing, but have never played before, please sign up for our Introductory Class (September 29th).
Event Type: 
Teens

3D Print Club

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:00pm
In this 3 session class learn how to use Tinkercad and create your own project that we'll print out on our 3D printer.

Register with the best email address to be invited to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites.
Register with an email address to get details on how to join.

Event Type: 
Teens

3D Print Club

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:00pm
In this 3 session class learn how to use Tinkercad and create your own project that we'll print out on our 3D printer.

Register with the best email address to be invited to our virtual programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make Sweets & Treats

Saturday, December 5, 2020 (All day)
Sign up for our winter Sweets & Treats kit and receive ingredients and directions for delicious goodies!
Pick up date:
December 16 : Hot Chocolate Spoons

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Saturday, December 5, 2020 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
December 16 : Instagram Coasters
January 13 :
February 17 :

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

SAT Practice Test

Saturday, December 5, 2020 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Students taking the SAT or ACT this winter have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.

StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from their home. Full length practice tests are the single best way to prepare for the real thing, and participating students receive a detailed analysis that breaks down how they did by section, question type, and content area so they can get a sense for where they might want to do some review prior to the real thing.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Book Bag Subscription

Monday, December 7, 2020 (All day)
Register for our Teen Book Bag Subscription. You will receive books in December, January, and February. Enjoy a pre-selected Young Adult book each month. After registering, complete the form below to let us know what genres you love most. Pick up dates for bags will be:
Wednesdays: December 16, January 14, and February 17 .

Subscription Form

Valid Wheaton Public Library Card Required
Event Type: 
Teens

Mindfulness Meditation Workshop

Thursday, December 10, 2020 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us via Zoom as Chopra Center certified instructor Stephanie Frantz teaches you a simple mindfulness meditation technique and a stress-buster breathing exercise to relax and increase your overall sense of wellbeing. Explore the benefits of developing a regular meditation practice to improve health, strengthen the immune system and release stress and anxiety.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Notorious: The Life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
History buff Jim Gibbons will discuss the life of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a woman who flourished in the role as Supreme Court Justice for 27 years. Gibbons will explain how Ginsburg was nominated by President Bill Clinton in 1993 and served until her death in September 18, 2020. He will explain how she did not take “no” for an answer. Graduating as the first woman from Harvard Law School and later, Columbia Law School, she received a recommendation from Harvard for a Supreme Court clerkship position but was rejected due to her gender.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Trivia Night

Friday, December 18, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Gather your "QuaranTeam" (individuals welcome, too!) and some beverages and snacks for Virtual Trivia! We will be playing live via Zoom meeting, one team per log-in, please. Questions will be geared towards adults, but all ages are welcome. Please make sure to join us right at 7pm as we go over instructions.

This program is provided in the Zoom Meeting format so that you may better engage and interact with the presenter and other participants. If you feel comfortable doing so, please turn your microphone and/or camera on.
Event Type: 
Adults
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
December 16 : Instagram Coasters
January 13 :
February 17 :

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

ACT Practice Test

Saturday, January 9, 2021 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Students taking the SAT or ACT this winter have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.

StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from their home. Full length practice tests are the single best way to prepare for the real thing, and participating students receive a detailed analysis that breaks down how they did by section, question type, and content area so they can get a sense for where they might want to do some review prior to the real thing.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make DIY Bags

Friday, February 5, 2021 (All day)
Sign up for our monthly DIY bags!
Pick up dates:
December 16 : Instagram Coasters
January 13 :
February 17 :

Please register with the best email to contact you about pick up details.
Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.

Register with the best email to send you and invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens