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Tuesday May 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Wednesday May 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Books & Brownies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Join us for the parent/guardian and teen book club and enjoy brownies! The group will discuss One More River by Lynne Reid Banks. For ages 12-15 and their adult. 

    Location: Teen Area
Thursday May 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Writing Compelling and Authentic College Essays Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

adamEverything you always wanted to know about the college application personal statement: why they’re important; how admissions officers read them; and, most importantly, tips and strategies for writing a compelling essay, one that can mean the difference between a “yes” and a “maybe.” Adam Schwartz served on the Board of Admission at Wellesley College and taught writing at Wellesley and Harvard for twenty-five years. He runs WriteAdvantage, a college application essay tutoring service. Adam’s students have been admitted to Harvard, Princeton, Cornell, Duke, Tufts, University of Chicago, among many other top schools.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Friday May 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Monday June 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Thursday June 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Minecraft Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

minecraftCome play Minecraft with your friends on the Library's server. We'll have different challenges each week. Don't have an account? No problem! Use one of the Library's. The Club will meet the first and third Thursdays of every month. For grades 6-12. Register online. 

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    Location: Computer Center
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Alan Gelb is the author of the bestselling Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps and coaches students all over the world on their personal statements. He will be conducting a workshop on how to approach this daunting assignment, answering your questions and getting you started on the most important essay you've ever written.
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    Location: Druker Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Get Hooked: Knitting and Crochet Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Join us for the ongoing Knitting and Crochet Club. We have crochet hooks, knitting needles, yarn and the know-how to teach the basics of crocheting. Or, bring your own project. Refreshments will be served. Open to ages 10 and up.

 

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    Location: Teen Area
Friday June 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Monday June 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM 3D Printing for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    (617) 796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Please join us to learn how 3D printing works by using Tinkercad to design your own three-dimensional creation!  Grades 6-12. Space is limited. Online registration (required) begins May 18.

 
    Location: Computer Center
        There are 12 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Tuesday June 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Card Corner Ages 11+ Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   617-796-1370   
   

Come and play your favorite trading card games: Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Magic: the Gathering!  Duel your friends as you battle your way to the top.  Bring your own deck(s) or use one of ours. For kids who already know how to play the games.  Please, no trading, and the library isn't responsible for lost or stolen cards.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
        There are many spaces available.
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Friday June 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Monday June 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Girls Who Code Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

The Girls Who Code Club is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.The Club meets throughout the school year to learn about artificial intelligence, graphics, game design, cryptography, mobile development and so much more! Registration for the Club is now closed.

    Location: Computer Center
Tuesday June 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Crafterhours Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

We meet on the third Tuesday of every month to make crafts and eat snacks. Grades 6-12. 

    Location: Teen Area
Thursday June 18, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Minecraft Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

minecraftCome play Minecraft with your friends on the Library's server. We'll have different challenges each week. Don't have an account? No problem! Use one of the Library's. The Club will meet the first and third Thursdays of every month. For grades 6-12. Register online. 

    Location: Computer Center
        There are 13 spaces available.
Friday June 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Girls Who Code Graduation Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

We invite participants in the Girls Who Code Club and their family and friends to join us for a graduation party. Refreshments will be served. 

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Wednesday June 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Books & Brownies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

lightning dreamerJoin us for the parent/guardian and teen book club and enjoy brownies! The group will discuss The Lightning Dreamer by Margarita Engle. For ages 11-15 and their adult. 

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    Location: Teen Area
Thursday June 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Ice Cream Party: Teen Summer Reading Kick-off Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

ice creamStop by the Library to celebrate the beginning of summer with ice cream provided by J.P. Licks. While you’re here pick up information on the Teen Summer Reading program. Get involved as we explore the theme, “Unmask” with programs throughout the summer. Learn about keeping an online log of your reading and how you can win prizes throughout the summer just for reading! 

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    Location: Druker Auditorium
Wednesday July 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM 3D Printing Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Please join us to learn how 3D printing works by using Tinkercad to design your own three-dimensional creation!  Grades 6-12. Space is limited. Online registration (required) begins June 17.

    Location: Computer Center
Thursday July 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Mini Comic Book Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Join us for a workshop on creating mini-comics! Get started drawing and publishing your own comics. Learn some tricks of visual storytelling through collaborative drawing games. The workshop will be led by comic artist, Dan Moynihan. Open to ages 10-18. Registration required.

    Location: Teen Area
Saturday July 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Card Corner Ages 11+ Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Come and play your favorite trading card games: Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Magic: the Gathering!  Duel your friends as you battle your way to the top.  Bring your own deck(s) or use one of ours. For kids who already know how to play the games. Please, no trading, and the library isn't responsible for lost or stolen cards.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Tuesday July 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Unmask the Power of Stories Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Share your story! Learn about the art of storytelling and new recording technologies. A combination of creativity and computer-based editing. Open to grades 6-12.

    Location: Computer Center
Wednesday July 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Her Campus Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

her campus

Join Newton North alum and author of The Her Campus Guide to College Life Stephanie Kaplan Lewis for a book signing and talk on everything you need to know about college before move-in!  From bonding with your roommates, to adjusting to college academics, to picking your extracurriculars, navigating the party scene safely, and much more, we've got you covered.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
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Monday August 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Trivia Nite @ the Library Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Test your knowledge at the Library and win!

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Tuesday August 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Unmask the Power of Stories Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Share your story! Learn about the art of storytelling and new recording technologies. A combination of creativity and computer-based editing. Open to grades 6-12.

    Location: Computer Center
Monday August 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Dog Training Workshop for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Join us for a dog training workshop with Masterpeace Dog Training! Michele and her dogs will be demonstrating positive dog training, agility, and nosework. This is a Teen event for ages 11-18. Online registration begins July 27.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Tuesday August 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Unmask the Power of Stories Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Share your story! Learn about the art of storytelling and new recording technologies. A combination of creativity and computer-based editing. Open to grades 6-12.

    Location: Computer Center
Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM 3D Printing Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Please join us to learn how 3D printing works by using Tinkercad to design your own three-dimensional creation!  Grades 6-12. Space is limited. Online registration (required) begins July 22.

    Location: Computer Center
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM 3D Printing Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz   617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Please join us to learn how 3D printing works by using Tinkercad to design your own three-dimensional creation!  Grades 6-12. Space is limited. Online registration (required) begins July 22.

    Location: Computer Center
Saturday August 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Card Corner Ages 11+ Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   617-796-1370   
   

Come and play your favorite trading card games: Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Magic: the Gathering!  Duel your friends as you battle your way to the top.  Bring your own deck(s) or use one of ours. For kids who already know how to play the games.  Please, no trading, and the library isn't responsible for lost or stolen cards.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Thursday August 20, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM How to Write Great College Essays Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

collegewiseA lot of great kids write average (even bad) college essays—essays about “life lessons learned from football” or “how my trip to Europe broadened my cultural horizons." Better tales are there for the writing. This workshop will show you what admissions officers really look for in great college essays, and offer suggestions for finding and sharing your best stories. We'll even share the five most over-used topics you must avoid and give you tips on how to start (and even finish) your essays this summer. Join Sara Kratzok, Director of Collegewise of Newton and graduate of Wellesley College and Harvard University, for this great workshop!

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Wednesday September 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Girls Who Code Information Session Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Come learn about Newton's Girls Who Code Club, beginning again this fall. The GWC Club offers computer science education and tech industry exposure to girls in grades 6-12. 

 

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Saturday September 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM College Essay Writing Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Students: Whether you accomplished a lot on your essay over the summer or you’re still trying to decide what to write about when school begins next fall, this workshop will be helpful.  Students work in small groups with others who are at the same writing stage, and are led by professional tutors and teachers. We'll cover some do's and don'ts of college essay writing, work on your writing, spend some time in peer review. You'll also get an opportunity for individual help and feedback.  Online Registration begins August 1.  This is a free workshop offered to students.Please bring at least 5 copies of your essay draft if you have one.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Tuesday October 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Helping Your Child Navigate Life After High School Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Helping your child navigate the challenging landscape of life after high school. Presented by Nanci Ginty Butler, LICSW, Assistant Director, School and Community Services at Riverside Community Care and Heather Byrns, LMHC, Clinical Supervisor, MSPP INTERFACE Referral Service at Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (MSPP). 

    Location: Druker Auditorium
Saturday October 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM College Essay Writing Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Students: Whether you accomplished a lot on your essay over the summer or you’re still trying to decide what to write about when school begins next fall, this workshop will be helpful.  Students work in small groups with others who are at the same writing stage, and are led by professional tutors and teachers. We'll cover some do's and don'ts of college essay writing, work on your writing, spend some time in peer review. You'll also get an opportunity for individual help and feedback.  Online Registration begins August 1.  This is a free workshop offered to students.Please bring at least 5 copies of your essay draft if you have one.

    Location: Druker Auditorium
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Thursday November 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Secret Life...of a Massachusetts Teen Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Liz    617-796-1380   teens@newtonfreelibrary.net
   

Do you wonder...What teens are really thinking? Why they don’t share their fears? How we can better support teens? How we can become better parents? “The Secret Life…” is a high-energy presentation for that actively focuses on what teens are really thinking, what they fear, why they do not share their fears, and how parents can more effectively support their teen.  This presentation will cover areas such as acting out behaviors, drug and alcohol use, depression, suicide, and more. The workshop will be facilitated by Jon Mattleman, the Director of Needham Youth Services and is cosponsored by Newton Youth Services, Newton Cares, and the Newton Free Library. 
 

    Location: Druker Auditorium
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