Teens

Our Services

Wood Library’s Teen Scene is designed for teens. Read, study, relax and browse. Hang out with friends.  Get help with a project.  We also offer fun things to do that get teens excited about learning in a stress-free environment.  Contact the Teen Services Librarian for more information and let us know how we can serve you better.

Things to find in the Teen Scene:

  • YA Fiction
  • YA Non-fiction
  • College Resources
  • Graphic Novels
  • Manga
  • Videogames
  • DVDs
  • NEW: Playaways: devices with pre-loaded audiobooks on them! Just pop in your headphones and enjoy!
  • Audiobook CDs

Teen Advisory Board Meetings
Fridays,  August 2, 16 & 30  | 3:30—4:30 PM
Fridays,  September 13 & 27 | 3:30—4:30 PM
Grades 8—12
Plan library programs and become an advocate for your library by joining TAB today.

Babysitting Class
Friday, August 30 | 10:00 AM—3:00 PM
Ages 11—18
Each student will receive a workbook and a certification card upon completion. Students are asked to bring a self-addressed stamped envelope and a bagged lunch. $45.00 per student, payment due before the day of class. Sign up for one session. Registration required.

Game Night
Friday, July 19 | 6:30—8:00 PM
Friday, August 30 | 6:30—8:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Play in the library after hours! With XBox One, Nintendo Switch, the computers, or grab a board game!

Teen Pizza and Movie Night: Shazam! (2019)
Thursday, September 12 | 6:00—8:45 PM
Ages 13—18
Hang out with friends, watch a movie, eat pizza! (PG-13, CC, runtime 132 min)

Virtual Tour: Skype with Kerri Maniscalco
Monday, September 16 | 6:30—8:00 PM
Ages 13+
Celebrate the release of Capturing the Devil, the final book in the Stalking Jack the Ripper series by Skyping with the #1 New York Times bestselling author, Kerri Maniscalco.

Paint Night
Monday, September 26 | 6:00—8:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Paint like the masters! Follow along with a video to create a masterpiece! Registration required.

Game Night
Friday, September 27 | 6:30—8:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Play in the library after hours! Use our XBox One, Nintendo Switch, play on our computers, or grab a board game!

60 Second Stories
Friday, October 4 | 5:00—8:00 PM
Grades 9—12
Plan and create film shorts in the library after hours! The first hour will be planning, we’ll film when the library closes!