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Wayne Public Library Young Adult March Activities

Wayne Public Library, Young Adults

Please find the March events for Young Adults in grades 6-12, offered at the Wayne Public Library.

I send these notifications out a bit early because registration is required as a way to verify attendees and also know if we will have enough kids attending. If we don’t have enough sign-ups by the day before, the event has to be cancelled.

Please call or come in to sign-up.

Thank you! 

Chess Tournament: Young Adults vs. Seasoned Players

EventDate:3/7/2013
Event Time: 6:30 PM-9:00

Test your chess skills and strategies against seasoned players who meet regularly. Or come in to watch and learn!

The Wayne Chess Club(a program of the Wayne Department

of Parks and Recreation)accepts the challenge from the young adults, here at the Wayne Public Library.

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

Registration for March 7th begins Monday Feb 25th.

Young Adult March Book Discussion: "Troy"

EventDate:3/14/2013
Event Time: 3:15 PM-4:15

The last weeks of the Trojan War find the women sick of tending the wounded, men tired of fighting, and bored gods and goddesses trying to find ways to stir things up.

Young Adults grades 6-12 will discuss the book and ideas.

Pizza will be provided.

Contact Eleana (ext 5305 or cordovae@waynepubliclibrary.org) or the Children's Desk (ext 5301) starting Thursday Feb 21th to sign-up and get your copy of the book. (You get three weeks to read it.)

Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.

Tech-help from Teens for your Electronic Devices (Sponsored by T.A.G .)

EventDate:3/14/2013
Event Time: 6:15 PM-7:45

TEEN TECH-WEEK is a national annual initiative to keep kids connected to libraries. Join us on Thursday March 14th for a repeat special event.

Adults:

Drop by the Storytime Room in the Children’s Department to get tech-help from members of the Teen Advisory Group, the WH Nat'l Honor Society, and other kids.

T(w)eens: We need your expertise!

Young Adults grades 6-12 (in TAG or not)who are interested in volunteering their time and sharing their tech skills should contact Eleana to enlist as a helper on March 14. Get your friends involved too!

Snacks & beverages provided.

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

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

EventDate:3/21/2013
Event Time: 6:30 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.

Introduction to T’ai Chi and Qigong for Young Adults

EventDate:3/29/2013
Event Time: 1:30 PM-2:30

Learn about meditation through movement with Gary McCabe, B.A. Cultural Anthropology, who has been studying cross cultural human development and healing for over 25 years.

T'ai Chi has health and martial arts applications.

Qigong is a method of building, balancing, and refining your energy and awareness.

Registration begins Monday March 18 in person or by phone. Open to kids in grades 6-12; Wayne residents get preference for sign-up availability.

Teen Tech Week: ‘Check In @ Your Library’ March 10-March 16: The library is a hot spot; check out all the technology we offer: e-books, audiobooks, music, movies, wifi & computers, games, databases, and more. Plug in & stay connected!

YA Tech-Week Poll & Raffle: March 10-16: Your answers to our “Top Threes” poll, is your ballot for the raffle to win a USB flash drive. (Sponsored by the Friends of the WPL) WAYNE YA’s in grades 6-12 are eligible. Winner will be notified on March 17th.

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March registration for April events:

March 22 for movie “Joyful Noise” on 4/2

March 22 for movie “Wall-E” on 4/3

March 25 for “Y.A. Spring Peepshi (Peeps Sushi)” on 4/4

March 29 for “YA Chess Club” on 4/6

Eleana Cordova

Young Adult Principal Library Assistant

Children's Department - ext. 5301

973-694-4272 ext. 5305

cordovae@waynepubliclibrary.org

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