Greenwich Library | Teen Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/images/greenwichtree.jpg Greenwich Library http://www.greenwichlibrary.org Teen Programs at Greenwich Library. en-us 60 Middle School Book Club <b>When:</b> Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Monthly book discussion for students in grades 6, 7&8.<br /><br />Today the club will discuss the Greenwich Reads Together companion book “Outcasts United” adapted for young people by Warren St. John. “Outcasts United” shares the inspirational story of a youth soccer team comprised of refugees from around the world who, under the guidance of a formidable female coach, helped to transform their Georgia community.<br /><br />You may register for the program and pick up a copy of the book at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk.<br /><br />Please contact Teen Services Librarian Margaret Walsh for more information.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24844 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24844 Pumpkin Carving Fun! <b>When:</b> Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Come celebrate Halloween at Greenwich Library. <br /><br />Students in grades 6 and up are invited to a pumpkin carving party on Saturday October 25th at 1:00 pm in the 2nd floor meeting room.<br /><br />Carve a classic jack-o-lantern or create your own design. Refreshments will be served. There is no fee and you only have to bring your imagination! <br /><br />Required registration begins Monday October 13th. <br /><br />Contact Teen Services Librarian Margaret Walsh for information.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24853 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24853 The College Interview <b>When:</b> Saturday, November 01, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The admissions interview offers the only one-on-one face to face contact individuals can have with the schools to which they have applied. College Interview Counselors (CIC) was formed to make sure that students have their best interviews. <br /><br />This seminar will focus on how to have an "Impressive Interview.” We will review the key aspects of the interview—the who, what, where and why. Additionally, we reveal tips and secrets and present two mock interviews, ask the audience to critique them and then review actual interviewer comments.<br /><br />No registration is required.<br /><br />This program is free and open to high-school students and their parents.<br /><br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25432 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25432 FAFSA 101 <b>When:</b> Monday, November 03, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Whether your student is in 8th grade, 12th grade or somewhere in between, it’s never too early or too late to plan for college costs. Daniel Patti,CFP of Janney Montgomery Scott presents "FAFSA 101." In this program Mr. Patti will discuss:<br /><br />• Why everyone should complete the FAFSA.<br />• What documents you will need.<br />• Key dates not to miss.<br />• How to improve your chance of getting aid.<br /><br />There is no charge for this program and all are welcome. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24854 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24854 Greenwich Library Student Leadership Council Meeting <b>When:</b> Thursday, November 06, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library<br><br>Students from grades 7-12 get together at Teen Central on the second floor using library resources to initiate, develop & realize projects relevant to their peer group in exchange for community service hours. Students will assist the library to provide essential programs to their particular age group as well as contributing to the library community. So come prepared! Snacks & refreshments will be served. Call Ed or Everett at (203) 622-7918 or 625-6507 for more info.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25579 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25579 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, November 07, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24615 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24615 Score! Success on the SAT and ACT <b>When:</b> Saturday, November 08, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Dr. Mark Yin (Math SAT & ACT educator and college faculty member) and Ms. Anna Warm (English SAT & ACT educator and former New Canaan high school teacher) will present an information session on these standard college entrance exams, including how to prepare and how to get the best scores possible!<br /> <br />This program is free and there is no registration required.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25434 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25434 FAFSA 101 <b>When:</b> Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Whether your student is in 8th grade, 12th grade or somewhere in between, it’s never too early or too late to plan for college costs. Daniel Patti,CFP of Janney Montgomery Scott presents "FAFSA 101." In this program Mr. Patti will discuss:<br /><br />• Why everyone should complete the FAFSA.<br />• What documents you will need.<br />• Key dates not to miss.<br />• How to improve your chance of getting aid.<br /><br />There is no charge for this program and all are welcome. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24855 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24855 Middle School Book Club <b>When:</b> Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Monthly book discussion for students in grades 6,7&8.<br /><br />The title we will be discussing today is "Insignia" by S.J. Kincaid. In this story, Tom, a fourteen-year-old genius at virtual reality games, is recruited by the United States Military to begin training at the Pentagon Spire as a Combatant in World War III, controlling the mechanized drones that do the actual fighting off-planet.<br /><br />You may register for the program and pick up a copy of the book at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk.<br /><br />Please contact Teen Services Librarian Margaret Walsh for more information.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24852 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24852 Greenwich Library Student Leadership Council Meeting <b>When:</b> Thursday, December 04, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library<br><br> Students from grades 7-12 get together at Teen Central on the second floor using library resources to initiate, develop & realize projects relevant to their peer group in exchange for community service hours. Students will assist the library to provide essential programs to their particular age group as well as contributing to the library community. So come prepared! Snacks & refreshments will be served. Call Ed or Everett at (203) 622-7918 or 625-6507 for more info.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25580 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25580 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, December 05, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24616 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24616 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, January 02, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24617 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24617 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, February 06, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24618 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24618 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, March 06, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24619 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24619 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, April 03, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24620 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24620 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, May 01, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The first Friday of every month is Chess Night! National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge you to a game or two. All ages and skill levels are welcome. You don't have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. No registration is required.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24621 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24621