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 Greenwich Library Student Leadership Council <b>When:</b> Thursday, September 04, 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.<br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25136 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25136 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, September 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=24613 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24613 Conquering the College Admissions Essay <b>When:</b> Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>If the thought of writing a college admissions essay fills you with dread and panic, then join us on Tuesday September 23 at 7 pm in the Meeting Room. Alan Gelb, author and college essay coach, will provide tips and strategies for crafting a winning personal statement.<br /><br />He will present the qualities and techniques necessary to craft a narrative that expresses your unique personality, strengths and goals. <br /><br />Alan Gelb is the author of Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps. Copies of the book will be available for purchase.<br /><br /> http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24443 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24443 Middle School Book Club <b>When:</b> Thursday, September 25, 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 The False Prince" by Jennifer A . Nielsen. This 2014 Nutmeg Award nominee, set in the country of Carthya, tells the story of a devious nobleman who engages four orphans in a brutal competition to be selected to impersonate the king's long-missing son in an effort to avoid a civil war.<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 /> http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24843 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24843 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, October 03, 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=24614 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24614 Understanding Teen Depression <b>When:</b> Monday, October 06, 2014 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Glenn Wolff,LCSW, a local psychotherapist, will lead this interactive workshop for parents and guardians of teens.<br /><br />Topics include:<br /><br />*What are the signs and symptoms of teen depression?<br />*How do I talk to my depressed teen?<br />*How do I best support my teen through treatment?<br /><br />Space is limited to 20 participants. Required registration begins September 1.<br /><br />Glenn Wolff, LCSW specializes in the treatment of children, teens and families. He maintains a private practice in Stamford, CT.<br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24897 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24897 GRT 2014: A Conversation with Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>Greenwich natives Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are principals of Winklevoss Capital and active Bitcoin enthusiasts. Tyler and Cameron graduated from Harvard University with degrees in Economics and received their MBAs from Oxford University. They are also NCAA rowing champions and members of the 2008 US Olympic Rowing team who co-founded the Brunswick School Rowing team. Moderated by Greenwich attorney, longtime rower and builder of rowing shells Miles McDonald, the Winklevoss twins will share their Olympic experience, as well as discuss their rowing craft and the role of coaches in their training.<br /><br />A Greenwich Reads Together special event.<br /> http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24251 Books and Literature http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24251 League of Legends Championship Tournament <b>When:</b> Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Greenwich Library's Student Leaders group will host the Leagues of Legends championship tournament via streaming video & audio in the second floor meeting room. Gamers welcome to bring their own laptops.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25284 Teen http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25284 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 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