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

Summer Writing Workshop 2018

This summer we hosted our very own writing workshop. The goal, to have our group of creative teens focus and write a whole short story in one week. Led by Canandaigua Academy teacher, Mike Sisson, 8 teens participated in the week-long program and created amazing stories.

To read their work click here.

Teen Advisory Board Meetings
Friday,  February 1 & 15 | 3:30—4:30 PM
Grades 7—12
Plan library programs and become an advocate for your library by joining TAB today. Seventh graders are invited to join us in January to start planning summer programs.

Game Night
Friday, January 28 | 6:30—8:00 PM
(Game Nights are the last Fridays of the month, there are no Game Nights in November or December.)
Grades 6—12
Play in the library after hours! Play with Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, a board game, or the computers.

Teen Pizza and Movie Night: The Hate U Give
Thursday,  February 7 | 6:00—8:15 PM
Ages 13—18
Watch the movie with friends and eat pizza! (PG-13, runtime 132 min)

Babysitting Course
Thursday, February 21 | 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. Registration required, registration opens 1/21. $45.00 per student, payment due before class.

Waffle Workshop
Friday, February 22 | 3:00—5:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Make waffles and watch The Lego Movie. (PG, runtime 100 min)