Teens

Ghostly Objects of the Hudson Valley

Date: 
Tue, 10/27/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

A gathering of stories about Hudson Valley area objects associated with paranormal events by Linda Zimmerman, author of the Ghost Investigator series.  Her new book Ghost Investigator 13 will be available for purchase.

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"One Man's Civil War" with Judy Cook

Date: 
Fri, 10/30/2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Join us as we are transported to the time of the Civil War as seen through the eyes of one man -- Judy Cook's great-great-grandfather Gilbert Claflin -- and revealed through the letters he exchanged with his wife, Esther.   You will see photos of the day and the letters themselves.  Judy, in costume, will read the letters, play the tunes and sing the songs of this era, providing the audience with a fascinating glimpse into home life in Middle America during the 1860s.

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Meet the Artist Reception: Fritz Diermeier

Date: 
Sun, 07/05/2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
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Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Date: 
Sat, 09/19/2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Teen Advisory Board will meet to discuss ideas for winter programs and the upcoming Warwick Children's Book Festival.

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Harvest Season and Fall Planting with Gar Wang

Date: 
Sat, 08/29/2015 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

August is the time to begin planting for a fall crop.  Learn how to extend your harvest by growing plants that will thrive in the cold season.  Gar Wang will also talk about different methods of preserving food and saving seeds.

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Objects and Memory Lecture with Filmmaker Jonathan Fein

Date: 
Thu, 09/17/2015 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

What would you save if your house were on fire?  Using excerpts and additional material from the documentary film "Objects and Memory," filmmaker Jonathan Fein raises questions about fundamental human responses to objects and how otherwise ordinary things become transformed into precious conveyors of experience, emotion, and identity.

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Teen Creative Writing Group

Date: 
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Do you write stories or poetry?  Join our summer creative writing group for a chance to read and share your work.  We'll discuss different techniques, from creating strong characters to overcoming writers' block., Open to ages 13 and up.

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Teen Cooking Challenge

Date: 
Tue, 07/28/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Compete against other teens in a "Chopped" style cooking competition!  You'll be challenged to make three traditional summertime favorites from the ingredients provided.

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Unmask! Wrap Party

Date: 
Tue, 08/11/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Teens

It's time to wrap up our teen summer reading program and say 'thank you' to all of our teen volunteers and summer readers.

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Video Game Design Camp: Project Spark

Date: 
Thu, 07/23/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Are you interested in video game design?  Project Spark incorporates game design elements using a simple language named Kode.  Collaborate with other teens and create your own RPG!  Open to grades 7 and up.

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