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
Fridays,  April 12 & 26  | 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, April 26 | 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: Intro the Spider-Verse
Thursday,  April 11 | 6:00—8:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Watch the movie with friends and eat pizza! (CC, PG, runtime 177 min)

Bob Ross Paint Night
Monday, April 15 | 6:00—7:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Paint like Bob Ross! Register to claim your canvas and paint along to a Bob Ross video. Registration required.

Up-Cycled Tote Bags
Wednesday, April 17 | 1:00—3:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Up-cycle your old clothes and saving them from the landfill! Bring an old pair of jeans and create a tote bag, and bring old t-shirts to make a variety of different crafts! Registration required.

Teen Movie Night: Aquaman
Thursday,  February 7 | 6:00—8:30 PM
Ages 13—18
Hang out and watch a movie! (CC, PG-13, runtime 183 min)

College Ready: Dorm Decor
Wednesday, April 17 | 1:00—3:00 PM
Grades 6—12 (Intended for seniors)
Participants are encouraged to come swap ideas for their dorm rooms this fall! Participants will also be making a pom-pom rug to take to school with them.

Mother’s Day Make-and-take
Monday, April 29 | 6:00—8:00 PM
Grades 6—12
Make a gift for your mom just in time for Mother’s Day.