Teen Programs for grades 7 - 12.

News and Coming Programs

Programs for teens in grades 7 - 12 unless otherwise noted. 

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for photos of past programs.

Also see family programs on the "Kids" page.


Makerspace Night @ the Sussex-Wantage Branch

Friday, November 21 from 4:00 - 7:00 PM

Our theme this month is Technology and Architecture.  We'll have new CoLAR coloring pages, a Connectx box, structure building for all ages, DIY marble mazes, computer dissection, and more. 

6:00 PM Teen Build Night with DODOcase, virtual reality goggles.

For all ages through adult.   Come and go as you like.

No registration required.


Teen Coffeehouse and Open Mic @ the Sussex-Wantage Branch

Friday, November 28 from 7:00 - 10:00 PM

Bring your prose and music for a fun night with friends!  Free refreshments will be available.

Registration is not required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Sussex-Wantage Library.





The winners are!

 2014 Top Ten Teen Books Announced

This is an award for Teen Books voted on by teens ages 12 - 18.

Borrow one of these winners at your local library:

1. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

2. Splintered by A.G. Howard

3. The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson

4. The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey  

5. Monument 14: Sky on Fire by Emmy Laybourne

6. Earth Girl by Janet Edwards

7. The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau, Joelle

8. Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

9. Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

10. The Eye of Minds by James Dashner


2015 Garden State Teen Book Awards

Teens Vote!

Teens all across NJ are invited to vote for their favorite book title in any one or all three voting categories.

Deadline for voting is December 31, 2014 and winners will be announced in January 2015!

Vote online at:  http://njla.org/gstba2015


NEW!  Teen Book vs. Movie Club @ the Main Library

We will alternate our meetings for every two week.  One week we'll watch a movie and two weeks later we'll compare the book with the movie.

Monday, December 1, from 4:00 - 5:30 PM - Book vs. movie discussion on City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau.

No registration needed.


Onigiri Animanga Club @ Main Library

 First Friday of each month, December 5 from 4 - 5:30 PM.

Third Saturday of each month, December 20 from 2 - 4 PM. Holiday Party and Cosplay!

No registration needed.



Adult (and teen) Fans of Teen Books @ the Main Library

We are a group of adults who are not embarressed to admit that we love teen books.  We are looking for teens to join us, who can recommend and discuss teen books with us..

Third Wednesday of each month at 7 PM.

December 17

Light refreshments servef.

No registration needed.