Cumberland Public Library

What's New in Teen Lit!

Young Adult Librarian
Jenn Cournoyer
(401)333-2552 x2
jenn@cumberlandlibrary.org

Upcoming Events!

All programs open to ages 11-18 unless otherwise indicated. Register for the program by clicking on the title.


Spark a Reaction Teen Summer Reading Program

 Registration runs from June 23- July 7

Click here for more information!











Book Buddies Volunteer Opportunity

 Tuesdays, July 15, 22, 29 and August 5,
4:00pm-5:00pm
Community Room

This is a great opportunity to get some volunteer hours in a fun environment. Come sit and read with a younger "buddy!"


Register by visiting the Teen or Reference desk or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.

 



Writer's Workshop

 Wednesday, August 13, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Seminar Room

This month we'll be working more on show versus tell. Come laugh and learn with other teens who love to write.

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.





Coding Club

 Wednesday, August 13, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Community Room

Come join others who love to code--we'll be pursuing our interests whether they be learning java script, creating apps, building video games, or exploring Minecraft mods!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.

 





Teen Book Club

 Monday, August 18, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Seminar Room

We love to talk about what we're currently reading! This month is Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson. Come enjoy lively discussion and refreshments.

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.












Polymer Clay Pens Craft

 Monday, July 28, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Community Room

These are so ridiculously easy, but they look so cool that you'll want to make a dozen of them!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.

 

 

 




Magician Darren Yong

 Wednesday, July 30, 6:30pm-7:30pm
Community Room

Magic can amaze and astonish the hardest skeptic! Darren has a down-to-earth style of magic and he will show you what a great tool it can be!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.







Henna with Heather

 Tuesday, August 5, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Seminar Room

Not only will Heather give you an amazing henna tattoo, she will also teach you the properties of this remarkable plant and the history of this art form.

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.

 

 




Tween Time: Jokes and Floats

 Wednesday, August 6, 6:00pm-7:00pm
Community Room, Ages 8-12

Bring your favorite jokes to share and make a yummy ice cream float!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.



 



Stomp Rockets

 Thursday, August 7, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Gazebo

Whose stomp rocket will win the challenge?

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2

 

 




Pay it Forward Movie and Discussion

 Friday, August 8, 1:30pm
Community Room

All Cumberland High School students are reading Pay it Forward over the summer. Come see the movie adaptation and discuss the differences and similarities and as well as the overarching themes in the book,

No registration is necessary for this program.

 

 




Take It Apart Day

 Thursday, August 14, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Community Room

Ever wanted to take apart a computer? A cell phone? Today is your lucky day!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.

 




Art Lab

 Tuesday, August 19, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Community Room

Come explore various media and create in a relaxing and fun environment!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.






End of Summer Party

 Wednesday, August 20, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Hayden Rooms 1 & 2

You've met your summer reading goals. Now come celebrate! We'll have food, games, and of course we'll raffle off those prizes you've been trying to earn all summer!

Register online or by calling 401-333-2552 x2.

 






Anime Club

 Every Tuesday 6:30-7:30pm
Community Room
Ages 13-18

Come watch Japanese animation, draw, play games, and have a snack!

 


 

 

 

 

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