‘Tween & Teen Scene – Winter 2017

‘Tween & Teen Scene Programs 

These programs are open to all middle school and high school aged students. To be sure that we have enough supplies for everyone, please register for these programs by calling the Library at 845-5593 or stopping in.  




Drawing with Imagination

January 10

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Enhance your drawing skills.


Computer Project

January 10, 24, February 7, 21, March 7, 21   

7:00-8:00 p.m.

Explore software via computer projects…

create stories, slide shows, and other activities.



January 17, February 14, March 14

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Program your own interactive stories, games and animations.


Jewelry Making

January 24

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Make something for yourself or someone else…

remember Valentine’s Day is next month.


Book vs. Movie

January 31, February 28, March 28  

6:00-8:30 p.m.

Get the title of the book when you register…

View the movie at the end of the month…

Discuss the merits of the book vs. movie.

Snacks provided for movie night.


Valentine Wreath

February 7

5:30-6:30 p.m.    

Create a beautiful decoration.


Create with Polymer Clay

February 21

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Work with a pliable, soft, man-made, modeling clay-like compound.


Duct Tape Art

March 7

5:30-6:30 p.m.    

What might you create with duct tape?


Create a Comic Book

March 21

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Create your own character(s) and story line…

leave with your very own comic book.





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April – May Programs

Tuesday Programs – 7:00 p.m.

  • April 5 – Duck Tape Art
    • Make wearable items using Duck Tape.
  • April 12 & May 10 – Pizza and a Paperback
    • Talk about what your are reading and share a pizza.
  • April 19 & May 17 – Illustrators and Writers Group
    • Do you like to write stories or poems? Do you draw? Come share them with our group.
  • April 26 & May 24 – Tuesday Night @ The Movies  – 6:30
    • Mockingjay Part 1
    • Call the Library for more information
  • May 3 – Board and Video Games
    • Come play games with your friends. Snacks will be served.
  • May 31 – Crazy Craft Night


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New Jersey’s Maker Day

DSC04164Sunday – March 13 – 1:00 p.m.

Calling all budding engineers!  To celebrate New Jersey’s Maker Day, the Library will be having a roller coaster construction program. Bring a team or just come yourself to build a roller coaster.

Challenge your friends to see whose roller coaster will go the fastest or the longest. Also see whose roller coaster will stand up the longest.

The roller coasters will be made with cardboard and tape. Ideas will be shared or you can design your own. Marbles will be used to judge whose roller coaster is the fastest and whose marble goes the longest.

Anything that you make, you can take home and make it better.

Snacks will be served.





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February and March Programs

Tuesday – February 2 @ 7:00 p.m.
Candy Making
Make chocolate covered fruit and pretzels.

Pizza & a Paperback
Tuesday, February 9 @ 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 8 @ 7:00 p.m.
Is there a particular book that you would like to discuss with others people?
Come to the Library and share. Enjoy a piece of pizza as well.

Tuesday Night Writers’ Club
Tuesday, February 16 @ 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March  15 @ 7:00 p.m.
Help publish a Library eZine. Bring your original drawings, poems, or short stories.

Tuesday Night @ The Movies
February 23 @ 6:30 – Jurassic World
March 29 @ 6:30
Come relax and watch a movie. Snacks will be served.

Tuesday – March 1 @ 7:00 p.m.
Jewelry Making
Create jewelry that you can give to friends or family.

Tuesday Gaming Night
Tuesday – March 29 @ 7:00 p.m.
Come to the Library to play board and video games. Bring a game to share or use the Library’s. Snacks will be served.

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Computer Coding Hotlinks



Code of Combat  (learn JavaScript)

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December and January Programs

  • Tuesday – 12/15/2015 & 1/19/2016 – Writers’ Group
    Bring your original story or illustration to share with the group.
    The program begins at 7:00 p.m. Snacks will be provided.
  • Tuesday – 12/22/2015 – Tuesday Night @ the Movies
    Join us for the movie Minions. Movie begins at 6:30 p.m. Snacks will be provided.
  • Tuesday – 12/29/2015 – Game Night
    Come to the Library to play video and board games. The Library has a Wii and an XBox 360. Bring your own games or use the Library’s.
  • Tuesday – 1/5/2016 – Aroma Therapy
    Escape the cold and join us for a night of making candles. The programs begins at 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday – 1/12/2016 – Pizza and a Paperback
    Discuss what book you are reading or listen to other folks talk about what they are reading. Enjoy a piece of pizza as well.
  • Tuesday – 1/26/2016 – Tuesday Night @ the Movies
    Join us for a movie and snacks. Call the Library to find out what movie will be showing.
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November Programs for Teens and Tweens

Tuesday – November 3 – Tuesday Night @ The Movies
The movie Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters will be shown. Snacks will be shared.

Tuesday – November 10 – Pizza and a Paperback
Come share the book you are currently reading or one that you have read. Enjoy a slice or two of pizza as well.

Tuesday – November 17 – Writers and Illustrators’ Group
Do you like to write stories or poems. Do you like to draw and illustrate. Come share your creativity with our group. Snacks will be served.

Tuesday – November 24 – Create Holiday Decorations
The West Deptford Historical Association’s tree needs new decorations. Come to the Library to create decorations for yourself as well as for the historical assocation.

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