Teen Programs

Teens Events

Aug
06
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Aug
07
02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Aug
11
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Aug
13
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Aug
14
02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Wii Games

Starting Thursday June 25th  Wii will be held 
Every Thursday 2-3:30pm
in the children’s program room until August 20th
Open to students in Middle School and High School.

Anime Night!

Anime Night Returns for nine weeks only

Every Wednesday from 6-8

From June 24th  to August 19th

More laughs, more thrills, more anime!

Fandom Central

Fridays August 7th, 14th and 21st 
Join our resident ubergeeks for a lively and spirited discussion of movies, tv, comics, games and anything else you can think of. If you’re a fan we want you there!

Super Hero Art Class

On Monday July 13th from 2:00 to 3:00 the Woonsocket Harris Public Library presents Eric Fulford’s illustration workshop Secret Lives of Super Heroes. This is a chance for kids ages 11-17 to learn some of the drawing techniques of the pros. There will be a chance to design some original characters, then to fill in the details needed to bring the characters to life. Art classes are always in demand, and this is a great chance for young people to learn from a great artist. Contact Ed at the Teen Desk at 401-767-4132 for more details.

Dungeons and Dragons

Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. in the Children's Program Room.  Refreshments will be served.  See Ed at the Teen Desk for more information.

Teen Summer Reading Club

 
Teens entering grade 6 & up.  Read as many books as you can during the summer. 
Visit the Teen Desk and write down the titles you have read. The more you read the more prizes you get 
and a free book to keep. Begins the week of July 6th. Starting the week of July 13th teens who read books get 
entered for a weekly prize drawing. Teens who read more than 8 books get entered into a grand prize drawing. 

Jedi Academy

 
Fridays July 10th, 17th and 24th from 2:00-5:00
2:00-3:00 Build your own lightsaber
3:00-4:00 Instructions in lightsaber combat
4:00-5:00 Practice Combat
Open to anyone in Middle School or High School.
Wear something comfortable that you can move in.
 
Space is limited! Sign up required
Visit the Teen Desk or call 401-767-4132

Teen Songwriting Class

Everyone who loves music and anyone who’s ever wanted to write their own songs should be at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library on Thursday July 9th and 16th  from 3:30 to 4:30 for two special classes in songwriting with Josh Gannon-Salmon. The program is aimed at kids in Middle School and High School and will give you a chance to work closely with a talented musician. The two classes will allow students to come up with a song one week and polish it the next. Josh Gannon-Salmon is a skilled performer who has played all over the New England area.

Henna by Heather

Monday July 20th at 2:00 the Woonsocket Harris Public Library presents Henna by Heather, a workshop aimed at those 11 and up. Heroines of medieval India were some of the first people in the world to wear fabulous, intricate henna designs that are so popular throughout the world today. Each participant in this workshop on the exciting history of henna, will go home wearing a henna design created by artist Heather Caunt-Nulton (www.HennaByHeather.com) inspired by the Mughal empire - a time of princesses, warriors, kings, and heroines in the land now known as India.