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Upcoming Teen Events

Zentangle Art Workshop: Zooming with Amy

Wednesday, July 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Join Amy, Wilton Library's certified Zentangle instructor, as she guides us through a fun and relaxing Zentangle session.  This meditative art form uses simple steps to teach practitioners how to create beautiful patterns. Suitable for anyone who doesn't believe they can draw, as well as experienced artists!  For adults and teens, ages 13+. 

Supplies needed: * White tile (3.5" square), Micron 01 Black Pen or Micron PN Black Pen, Mini Graphite Pencil, & Tortillon. -- OR -- * Use what you have from home -- Heavyweight paper cut into a 4x4" square, a fine point black pen (not ballpoint), a soft pencil and smudging tool (or a rolled up pointed cone of soft paper or your fingers).

See registration link for more details.

iPhone Photography workshop for Teens (Day 1)

Thursday, July 16, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Join professional photographer, Peggy Garbus, for a two-session workshop on iPhone photography - 7/16 and 7/23. For teens entering grades 6-12. Learn about the basic functions of the iPhone, explore what makes a great photo and how to achieve it. In between week one and two, all students will venture outside to take some awesome photos. Must have an iPhone, preferably version 7.0 and up.

Space limited and registration required. Must have a Zoom account. Prior to the workshop, an email will be sent requiring confirmation of attendance. A Zoom link will be sent the morning of the first session to all those who confirmed. Questions? Email slauricella@wiltonlibrary.org.

Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.

Teens - Zentangle Art Workshop

Wednesday, July 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Join Amy, Wilton Library's certified Zentangle instructor, as she guides us through a fun and relaxing Zentangle session.  This meditative art form uses simple steps to teach practitioners how to create beautiful patterns. Suitable for anyone who doesn't believe they can draw, as well as experienced artists!  For students entering grades 7-12. 

Supplies needed: * White tile (3.5" square), Micron 01 Black Pen or Micron PN Black Pen, Mini Graphite Pencil, & Tortillon. -- OR -- * Use what you have from home -- Heavyweight paper cut into a 4x4" square, a fine point black pen (not ballpoint), a soft pencil and smudging tool (or a rolled up pointed cone of soft paper or your fingers).

See registration link for more details.

iPhone Photography workshop for Teens (Day 2)

Thursday, July 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Join professional photographer, Peggy Garbus, for a two-session workshop on iPhone photography - 7/16 and 7/23. For teens entering grades 6-12. Learn about the basic functions of the iPhone, explore what makes a great photo and how to achieve it. In between week one and two, all students will venture outside to take some awesome photos. Must have an iPhone, preferably version 7.0 and up.

Space limited and registration required. Must have a Zoom account. Prior to the workshop, an email will be sent requiring confirmation of attendance. A Zoom link will be sent the morning of the first session to all those who confirmed.  Questions? Email slauricella@wiltonlibrary.org.

Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.

Arduino & Electronics for Rising 7th & 8th Graders: Day 1

Monday, July 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Learn the basics of Arduino electronics and the programming behind it! Students entering grades 7-8 are invited to join this four-day workshop (7/27-7/30) led by Navod & Rishabh -- recent graduates and former captains of Wilton Library’s award-winning Robotics team. To participate, students need to:

Have a computer with any operating system to program the Arduino

Be able to use Zoom for the workshops

Purchase the Arduino kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99.

The kit includes LEDs, motors, servos, displays, a variety of sensors, and much more, all of which will be covered in the program. It also contains all of the documentation required for students to pursue their own projects after the program.

Registration required and space limited.  Questions? Email slauricella@wiltonlibrary.org.

Sponsored by the Amadeo Family.

Purchase your kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Arduino Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99

See registration link for more details.

Arduino & Electronics for Rising 7th & 8th Graders: Day 2

Tuesday, July 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Learn the basics of Arduino electronics and the programming behind it! Students entering grades 7-8 are invited to join this four-day workshop led by Navod & Rishabh -- recent graduates and former captains of Wilton Library’s award-winning Robotics team. To participate, students need to:

Have a computer with any operating system to program the Arduino

Be able to use Zoom for the workshops

Purchase the Arduino kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99.

The kit includes LEDs, motors, servos, displays, a variety of sensors, and much more, all of which will be covered in the program. It also contains all of the documentation required for students to pursue their own projects after the program.

Registration required and space limited.  Questions? Email slauricella@wiltonlibrary.org.

Sponsored by the Amadeo Family.

Purchase your kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Arduino Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99

Arduino & Electronics for Rising 7th & 8th Graders: Day 3

Wednesday, July 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Learn the basics of Arduino electronics and the programming behind it! Students entering grades 7-8 are invited to join this four-day workshop led by Navod & Rishabh -- recent graduates and former captains of Wilton Library’s award-winning Robotics team. To participate, students need to:

Have a computer with any operating system to program the Arduino

Be able to use Zoom for the workshops

Purchase the Arduino kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99.

The kit includes LEDs, motors, servos, displays, a variety of sensors, and much more, all of which will be covered in the program. It also contains all of the documentation required for students to pursue their own projects after the program.

Registration required and space limited.  Questions? Email slauricella@wiltonlibrary.org.

Sponsored by the Amadeo Family.

Purchase your kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Arduino Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99

Arduino & Electronics for Rising 7th & 8th Graders: Day 4

Thursday, July 30, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Learn the basics of Arduino electronics and the programming behind it! Students entering grades 7-8 are invited to join this four-day workshop led by Navod & Rishabh -- recent graduates and former captains of Wilton Library’s award-winning Robotics team. To participate, students need to:

Have a computer with any operating system to program the Arduino

Be able to use Zoom for the workshops

Purchase the Arduino kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99.

The kit includes LEDs, motors, servos, displays, a variety of sensors, and much more, all of which will be covered in the program. It also contains all of the documentation required for students to pursue their own projects after the program.

Registration required and space limited.  Questions? Email slauricella@wiltonlibrary.org.

Sponsored by the Amadeo Family.

Purchase your kit online at Amazon - Elegoo Arduino Uno Project Super Starter Kit for $36.99