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Wilton Library will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.

Upcoming Teen Events

Girls Who Code Club

Sunday, Jun 5, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

If you're a girl in grades 6 - 12 and want to learn to create mobile apps, games and websites, join Girls Who Code. No experience necessary -- just enthusiasm and willingness to try new things! We're part of a national club that offers project-based activities in a fun and creative environment. This is an ongoing program where each week builds on skills learned in previous weeks.  

We'll meet for 13 Sundays, from February 21 - June 5 on these dates and times: February 21 from 1-5 p.m.; February 28 from 1-3 p.m.; March 6, 13 & 20 from 1-3 p.m.; April 3 & 17 from 1-5 p.m.; April 24 from 1-3 p.m.; May 1, 8, 15 & 22 from 1-3 p.m.; June 5 from 1-5 p.m.  Registration required. Supported by Girls Who Code.

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Red Cross Babysitting Training

Monday, Jun 20, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

This 2-day workshop is conducted by the Red Cross for students ages 11-15. Upon completion of the course, all students will receive a babysitting certification. Cost of $85.00 due before class. To register, call teen services at 203-762-6342. (Registration cannot be done online.) Once placed on the list, the patron must send an $85.00 check made out to the Wilton Library to Susan Lauricella in order to hold the spot. Maximum of 12 per class. Students should bring drinks and/or snacks to the class.

Red Cross Babysitting Training

Tuesday, Jun 21, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

This 2-day workshop is conducted by the Red Cross for students ages 11-15. Upon completion of the course, all students will receive a babysitting certification. Cost of $85.00 due before class. To register, call teen services at 203-762-6342. (Registration cannot be done online.) Once placed on the list, the patron must send an $85.00 check made out to the Wilton Library to Susan Lauricella in order to hold the spot. Maximum of 12 per class. Students should bring drinks and/or snacks to the class.

College Essay Workshop

Wednesday, Jun 22, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Getting ready for college? Need a little help with your essay? During this one hour workshop, join Carey Field, editor, writer and marketer, to find out: how to research and clearly understand the essay prompts; how to come up with compelling essay topics; how to develop these topics effectively; how to edit, edit, edit; and essay pitfalls to avoid.   No charge; registration required.

Healthy Snacks for Teens

Tuesday, Jun 28, 3:00 PM to 3:45 PM

Teens entering grades 6-12 learn how to make granola, hummus, smoothies and other healthy snacks. Registration required. Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund. 

Mondrian Painting for Teens

Wednesday, Jun 29, 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Geometric shapes, primary colors and the willingness to learn are all that's needed to transform a blank canvas into a Mondrian-styled piece of artwork. Piet Mondrian was a Dutch painter best known for his bold abstracts. We'll use him as our inspiration to create! For teens entering grades 6-12. All materials supplied. Space limited and registration required. Supported by the Amadeo Family.

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