Middle and High School ‘Tweens & Teens – Ages 10-18
Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m.
Sept 26 – Create a Scarecrow
Together, we’ll create a scarecrow to display along Eagle Point Dr. for the West Deptford Historical Association’s display Scarecrows on Parade, October 1 – November 4.
Oct 3 – Book vs. Movie Club
The Spiderwick Chronicles – movie
Discussion will follow the movie.
The group will decide on the next book vs. movie.
Refreshments will be served but if you prefer, bring your own snack.
Oct 24 – Zombie Fun
Toilet tissue, rags, and face painting…let’s turn ourselves into Zombies and have some fun.
Nov 7 – Book vs. Movie Club
Book and Movie to be announced
Nov 28 – Wreath Making and Cookie Make & Bake
While the cookies bake, create a holiday wreath.
Dec 5 – Book vs. Movie Club
Movie to be announced
Additional ‘Tweens & Teens Programs TBA
Check the Teen Scene webpage and/or
WDFPL’s Facebook @
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.
Tuesdays, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
April 4 Draw your own Character
April 11 Scratch
April 18 What’s Cookin’?
April 25 Book vs. Movie [movie night]
May 2 May Day Wreath
May 9 Scratch
May 16 Jewelry Making
May 23 Scratch
May 30 Book vs. Movie [movie night]
Tuesdays, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
June 6 Manga Drawing
June 13 Scratch
June 20 Work with Polymer Clay
June 27 Book vs. Movie [movie night]
July 11 Cooking Fun
July 18 Make a Comic Book
July 25 Book vs. Movie [movie night]
August 1 Body Art with Henna Tatoos
August 8 Scratch
August 15 Guys & Gals Friendship Bracelets
August 22 Book vs. Movie [movie night]
Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
June 23 Make a Dreamcatcher
June 30 Awesome Adventures in Science
July 7 Chemical Wizardry
July 14 Cool Computer Project
July 21 Duct Tape Creations
July 28 Awesome Adventures in Science
August 4 Candle Making
August 11 Bricks 4 Kidz
August 18 Cool Computer Projects
August 25 Life-size Game and Pizza Party
Join us every Friday morning from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon to help sew baby quilts that will be donated to at-risk children. Learn how to use a sewing machine and design a crazy quilt.
Teen & ‘Tween Summer Volunteer Program
The Library is looking for Teen & ‘Tween Summer Volunteers, students entering grades 6-12 in September, to help plan, prepare, take part in activities for the Children’s Summer Program, and do some tasks in the Children’s Services area if needed.
Interested? Contact Mrs. Cann, Children’s Librarian, firstname.lastname@example.org, 856-845-5593, or stop by the Library.
2016 Teen & ‘Tween Summer Volunteers
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
Sunday – 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.
Tuesday – February 2 @ 7:00 p.m.
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.
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.