Welcome to the Stratford Library Teen Page!
Pop-Up Challenges: New Years Edition
Every two weeks throughout January we’re dropping fun New Year’s-inspired challenges for teens to complete anytime we’re open for a chance to win prizes. Candy may or may not be involved, too!
Jan. 21 | 10am-8pm | Teen Dept.
Discuss the latest anime & manga, watch your favorite series with friends, & share your artwork! Help select series to add to the library’s collection & plan our annual Strat*Con event, too.
Jan. 22 | 4-5pm | Board Room
uCreate: Tabletop Gaming
Explore our tabletop games collection! Learn to play strategy games like Avalon, Catan, Pandemic, Quantum & Tsuro. All ages; 12 & under with a parent/guardian.
Wed. Jan 29 | 6:30-8pm | Board Room
Orientation will cover registration, responsibilities, & schedules.Continue reading →
Teens must attend ONE of the scheduled sessions to be eligible to volunteer.
Jan. 27 from 4-5pm | Jan. 29 from 5-6pm | Feb. 1 from 10:30-11:30 am Teen Dept.
- CANCELLED–Star Wars: Spelling Bee
Calling all Jedi, rebels, & stormtroopers: What better way to celebrate the release of this month’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in movie theaters that a little friendly competition? Compete against friends to find out if the Force is with you as you try to spell Star Wars-themed words like Alderaan, Sarlaac, & Tattoine. A prize will be given to the top speller.Join us!All teen programs are for students in 6th through 13th grade.
Dec 17 | 3:30-4:30 pm | Teen Dept_______________________________________________________________________Star Wars: Balloon HovercraftWe’re all about that #StarWarsLife, rebels. As we *patiently* await the film premiere of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (hitting theaters this month!), try your hand at re-creating mini gliding speeders using everyday household items & then test out how well they move!
Please note: All of our Teen Programs are for teens 6th grade through 13th grade.Dec 18 | 3:30-4:30 pm | Teen Dept.
Get in the holiday spirit! Bring a sweater, shirt or sweatshirt of your choice to decorate & we’ll provide all the buttons, bows, ribbons to help make a truly hideous one-of-a-kind holiday monstrosity. The uglier the better, we say! Vote on the best of the works in the bunch as you snack on holiday treats.
Dec 3 | 4-5 pm | Teen Dept.
POP-UP CHALLENGES: Holiday Edition
Every two weeks throughout December we’re dropping fun holiday-inspired activities for teens to complete anytime we’re open. Teens have a chance to either win prizes or snag make & take kits (perfect holiday gifts for friends & family)!
Dec 3 & 17 | 10 am-8 pm | Teen Dept.
Another uCreate takeover! Help us design and decorate the Library’s windows with pixel Star Wars art!
Dec 6 | 3-4:30 pm | uCreate SpaceContinue reading →