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Wilton Library is closed on Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving. Our best wishes to you for a happy holiday!

Poetry in Motion – Breaking the Mold: Submissions Extended through November 14th

“Breaking the Mold,” is a two-performance, poetry and arts event centered around the theme of daring to be different, unique or unconventional! Teens (grade 7 – 12) are invited to submit poetry in keeping with this topic. Submissions accepted September 1 through November 14th. Approximately thirty works will be selected for inclusion in the performances. Poems will be paired with music, dance or art in live performances in March 2015. For more information, contact Wilton Library’ s Teen Services Jennifer Walker by phone at 203-762-3950, ext 224, Teen Librarian Susan Lauricella by phone at 203-762-3950, ext 243 or e-mail teenpoetry@wiltonlibrary.org. This program is sponsored by Wilton Library with funding from generous donors.

Upcoming Teen Events

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Monday, Dec. 1, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to Wilton Library’s monthly Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting. TAB is a group of teens who work with the library by helping select materials for the teen collection, planning teen events, and more. Your help allows us to make the library better for you and your friends. Newcomers always welcome! If this is your first time coming to TAB, please fill out an application (can be accessed online) and bring it with you. Applications will also be available at the meeting. Registration is recommended. Call for details (203)762-3950 x224 or email Jennifer Walker, Teen Services Assistant, at jwalker@wiltonlibrary.org.

Coding with Khan for 7th and 8th Graders

Sunday, Dec. 7, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Students in grades 7 – 8 interested in learning the basics of coding, can join us for six sessions (11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 1/11/15, 1/25/15 & 2/1/15). Two high school computer science students will work with the group and guide them through various online coding programs. Register for the first event to sign up for all six sessions. Limited space. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.

Holiday Ornament Decorating for Teens

Thursday, Dec. 11, 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Need to get in the spirit of the holidays? Stop by the library to make a seasonal ornament, enjoy refreshments and music of the season. For teens in grade 6-12. Registration required; space is limited. There is no charge for this program. Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.

Coding with Khan for 7th and 8th Graders

Sunday, Dec. 14, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Students in grades 7 – 8 interested in learning the basics of coding, can join us for six sessions (11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 1/11/15, 1/25/15 & 2/1/15). Two high school computer science students will work with the group and guide them through various online coding programs. Register for the first event to sign up for all six sessions. Limited space. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.

Coding with Khan for 7th and 8th Graders

Sunday, Jan. 11, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Students in grades 7 – 8 interested in learning the basics of coding, can join us for six sessions (11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 1/11/15, 1/25/15 & 2/1/15). Two high school computer science students will work with the group and guide them through various online coding programs. Register for the first event to sign up for all six sessions. Limited space. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.

Coding with Khan for 7th and 8th Graders

Sunday, Jan. 25, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Students in grades 7 – 8 interested in learning the basics of coding, can join us for six sessions (11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 1/11/15, 1/25/15 & 2/1/15). Two high school computer science students will work with the group and guide them through various online coding programs. Register for the first event to sign up for all six sessions. Limited space. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.

Coding with Khan for 7th and 8th Graders

Sunday, Feb. 1, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Students in grades 7 – 8 interested in learning the basics of coding, can join us for six sessions (11/23, 12/7, 12/14, 1/11/15, 1/25/15 & 2/1/15). Two high school computer science students will work with the group and guide them through various online coding programs. Register for the first event to sign up for all six sessions. Limited space. Supported by the Amadeo Family Fund.

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