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Wayne Public Library Young Adult February Activities

Wayne Public Library Young Adult Activities


WPL YA Chess Club

Event Date: 2/9/2013
Event Time: 10:30 A.M. -12:30 pM

Young adults in grades 6-12 are welcome to play chess. You can learn or improve your skills.

This gathering will occur every other month.

(Also look for our Chess Tournament vs. Seasoned Players during alternate months.)

Registration in person or by phone.  Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.

For Saturday February 9th session, sign-up beginning Friday February 1st.


Y.A. February Holiday Air Brush Tattoos

Event Date: 2/13/2013
Event Time: 3:00-4:00 PM

Celebrate your favorite February Holiday with a cool Air Brush Tattoo!

Open to Young Adults in grades 6-12. Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.

Registration begins Monday February 4th in person or by phone.


CANDY Guessing Contest: Sweets for T(w)eens!

Closest guess to the actual number of sweets, gets the whole bunch. Share with your sweetie or anyone close to your heart. Aww….

Contest starts: Monday Feb 4th – Thursday Feb 14th. Winner will be notified on Feb 15th.

For WAYNE kids in grades 6-12 only.  Stop by the Children’s desk to look at the prize and make your guess.


Young Adult Friday Afternoon Movie: "17 Again"

Event Date: 2/15/2013
Event Time: 12:30-2:30 PM

Young Adult Afternoon Movie (No school today.)17 AGAIN  

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Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Michelle Trachtenberg
Warner Bros.; Directed by Buff Steers
Rated PG-13; 102 minutes; 2009



A middle-aged father finds his life is not exactly what he expected. He is separated from his family and his career at a pharmaceutical company is at a stand still. While reminiscing at his old high school, he has a strange encounter with the janitor and after falling into a river wakes up to find himself in his 17-year-old body. He enrolls back into high school to be close to his children in this comedy. 

Open to grades 6-12; Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.

Please bring your own snacks & drinks.

Registration begins Monday February 4th, in person or by phone.


Manga & Anime Club for YAs (No SCHOOL TODAY)

Event Date: 2/19/2013
Event Time: 1:00-2:00 PM

Young adults in grade 6-12 can gather informally to talk about manga & anime.

Bring in ONE of your favorite novels and be prepped to say WHY it is.

Share ideas and pick up recommendations from fellow tweens & teens.

Please provide your own snacks and beverages.

Registration begins Monday Feb. 11th in person or by phone.

Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.


Smoothie Making for YAs: Rethink Your Drink

Event Date: 2/20/2013
Event Time: 3:30-4:30 PM

Students will learn how much added sugar is in common beverages, identify healthier choices, and then have the chance to make and sample nutritious fruit smoothies!

Presented by Little Falls ShopRite store dietitian Laura Becker, MS, RD.

Registration starts on Monday, Feburary 11th in person or by phone.

Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.


Teen Advisory Group Monthly Meeting (T.A.G.)

Event Date: 2/21/2013
Event Time: 6:30-7:30 PM

Open to Wayne Young Adults grades 6-12 who are interested in having a voice here at their library. Get together to help with different library needs and have input too!

Snacks & beverages provided. Please contact Eleana at 973-694-4272 ext 5305, or email cordovae@waynepubliclibrary.org for more information and to join up.


  • Registration for March 7th begins Monday Feb 25th for Chess Tournament: Young Adults vs. Seasoned Players


  • Contact Eleana starting Thursday Feb 21th to sign-up and get your copy of the book “Troy” for Book Discussion on March 14th.



Eleana Cordova

Young Adult Principal Library Assistant

Children's Department - ext. 5301

973-694-4272 ext. 5305


Facebook page: Wayne Public Library, Young Adult


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