Teens

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Welles-Turner
Memorial Library

2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033

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Tue, Thu 9am-6pm
Wed 12pm-5pm
Sat 9am-12noon

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Teens

Welcome teen visitors!

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Did you know that you can also visit us on Facebook? We look forward to your visits – in person, on Facebook and, here, on our web site! You can also reach us by phone at 860-652-7720.

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Teen Scene

 

Upcoming Events


Soy Candle Making

Who: Teens in grades 7-12
When: Thursday, October 21, 2021
Time: 4-6pm
Place: Riverfront Community Center

Teens, join Creative Girl Studios and learn all the steps in soy candle making. Over 100 scent options will be available. All supplies provided. Leave with two of your very own candles!

**This program will held in-person in the Arts & Crafts Room at Riverfront Community Center. Masks are required for all, vaccinated and unvaccinated.**

Register online or by calling Reference at 860-652-7720.

Virtual College Entrance Exam Practice Session

Who: Students entering grades 9-12
When: Saturday, November 13, 2021
Time: 10am-1pm
Place: Virtual session

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The Welles-Turner Memorial Library is partnering with C2 Education to offer free, full-length, virtual practice tests for the ACT, SAT and PSAT for local high school students. On the day of the testing event, participants will receive a link via email that will bring them to a timed exam. After the exam is submitted, students will receive a score report with a comprehensive analysis of strengths and weaknesses via email. Registration is required; please sign up online here. For assistance, please call Reference at 860-652-7720.

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Fun with Doodles: Starry Night

Who: Teens in grades 7-12
When: Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Time: 4-5pm
Place: Riverfront Community Center

Let’s get inspired by Van Gogh’s famous painting, Starry Night, and create a doodle doppelganger with lines, patterns, and swirls. Calligrapher Debby Reelitz will guide us on this doodling adventure across the night sky. All supplies will be provided.

**This program will held in-person in the Arts & Crafts Room at Riverfront Community Center. Masks are required for all, vaccinated and unvaccinated.**

Registration begins October 20, online or by calling Reference at 860-652-7720.

 

For all library events,
see the CALENDAR.

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Free Online Resources for Teens

 

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www.gutenberg.org

 

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www.ReadPrint.com

 

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Driver Education

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For all library events, see the CALENDAR.

 

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