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.

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,  October 12 & 26 | 3:30—4:30 PM
Grades 8—12
Plan teen programs and become a library advocate!

Game Night
Fridays, August 31, September 28, October 26 | 6:30—8:00 PM
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 Double Feature: Halloweentown & Hocus Pocus
Thursday,  October 11 | 5:30—8:30 PM
Ages 13—18
Watch the movies with friends and eat pizza! (G– 84 min, PG-96 min)

College Ready: FAFSA Program
Friday, October 12 | 6:00—7:30
Learn about Filling out the FAFSA, grants, scholarships, types of loans, determining the amount of aid you qualify for, and other helpful New York State programs.

Babysitting Course
Friday, October 26 | 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. $45.00 per student, payment due before class. Checks can be made out to Wood Library.