Teens Events

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, January 21, 2021 -
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.
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Teens

Improve Your Mindset: Be Nurturing

Friday, January 22, 2021 (All day)
While not much has changed and people are limited with actions and generally stay home, we wanted to help make your room or workplace greener! House plants are a great way to help brighten a space and don't require much to keep alive. Teens will be given a small ceramic pot, paint and brushes for decorating, potting soil, and a small plant for them to raise and nurture.
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Teens

Living Room Conversation: Climate Change

Monday, January 25, 2021 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Promote climate conversations through openness to others with varying views. No matter how firm your beliefs, courageously listen with curiosity and respect in order to facilitate communication. 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

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

Living Room Conversation: Climate Change

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Promote climate conversations through openness to others with varying views. No matter how firm your beliefs, courageously listen with curiosity and respect in order to facilitate communication. 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

Teen Volunteers - Book Buddies

Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 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.
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Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, February 4, 2021 -
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

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 : Calming Jars
February 17 : Bouncy Balls

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

Candy Day Trivia

Sunday, February 7, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Candy Day Trivia

Monday, February 8, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Candy Day Trivia

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Mindfulness Meditation Workshop

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 -
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

Candy Day Trivia

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Candy Day Trivia

Thursday, February 11, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Super Smash Bros Tournament

Thursday, February 11, 2021 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Test your skills at our online tournament! Players will need to have a Nintendo Online Membership to join.

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

How to Reduce College Costs: Strategies You Need to Know

Thursday, February 11, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
This workshop/webinar introduces little-known financial strategies parents can use to reduce college costs, improve admissions chances and increase scholarship opportunities. Learn income, asset and borrowing tools not addressed at other college planning seminars.

Please sign up for the webinar through the link below:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9f6HOaDVTg2O1AKaLMzwNg
Event Type: 
Teens
Adults

Candy Day Trivia

Friday, February 12, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Trivia Night

Friday, February 12, 2021 -
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

Candy Day Trivia

Saturday, February 13, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Candy Day Trivia

Sunday, February 14, 2021 (All day)
Do you know everything there is to know about your favorite candy? If not, don't worry, I don't either! Teenspace has put together another trivia based on candy; from origins to current popular types. Take our Kahoot, and regardless your score, you can earn some candy for one of our favorite holidays!
Event Type: 
Teens

Living Room Conversation: Homelessness

Monday, February 15, 2021 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Homelessness in America is a problem that reminds us daily of our failure to live up to our founding principles. How do we explain this problem to our children, living in a country of great wealth? Let’s have a community conversation about how we might do better. 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: Homelessness

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Homelessness in America is a problem that reminds us daily of our failure to live up to our founding principles. How do we explain this problem to our children, living in a country of great wealth? Let’s have a community conversation about how we might do better. 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

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, February 18, 2021 -
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

Reading Rants: What's Your Favorite Book?

Friday, February 19, 2021 -
3:30pm to 4:15pm
Do you have lots to say about what you’re reading, your favorite authors, and books in general? Join us in Reading Rants. Each session will have a topic to rant about, but digressions are always welcome!

Register with the best email to be invited to our virtual programming space.
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

Improve Your Mindset: Add Some Color

Thursday, February 25, 2021 (All day)
Do you feel like your home or workspace is becoming a bit dull? We'd like to help by adding some color to your life with a paint and sip program: Home Edition!
Make sure to register so you can come claim your goodies the day of the program (Feb 25th). Bags will come with a canvas, some acrylic paint, a paintbrush, and some hot chocolate with mini marshmallows.
Event Type: 
Teens

SAT Practice Test

Saturday, February 27, 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

Stress Management with NAMI for High Schoolers

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
This workshop, provided by NAMI DuPage, will provide stress relief tools for High School students dealing with anxiety and stress.

Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, March 4, 2021 -
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

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, March 18, 2021 -
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

ACT Practice Test

Saturday, March 20, 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, March 31, 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

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, April 1, 2021 -
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

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, April 15, 2021 -
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

Making Your Dream College a Financial Reality

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
This unique workshop/webinar will demonstrate how some of the most expensive colleges can actually cost less than an in-state university. Families will learn how to compare the net price of college instead of the sticker price and gain financial strategies that can save them thousands of dollars.

Please register with the best email to be invited to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens
Adults

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, April 28, 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

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, April 29, 2021 -
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

Among Us Gaming

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us and see if you can figure out who the impostor is!
Sign up with the best email address to get an invite to our programming space.
Event Type: 
Teens

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, May 13, 2021 -
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

Teen Library Council

Wednesday, May 26, 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

Geek Talk: Minecraft

Thursday, May 27, 2021 -
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