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 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://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26237 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26237 Alan Gelb: Conquering The College Admissions Essay <b>When:</b> Monday, May 04, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>College essay coach Alan Gelb shows how students can write an effective and memorable narrative when applying to college. Mr. Gelb is the author of "Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps", which is consistently ranked #1 by Amazon on all books on this subject. http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27293 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27293 League Of Legends Semifinals <b>When:</b> Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>The Greenwich Library's Student Leaders will host a viewing party for the League of Legends Semifinals on May 10 starting at 1:30pm. Come root for your favorite team as they either get closer to becoming the Season 4 World Champion or fall just short of the glorious title! A prerecorded feed of the tournament will be shown. Feel free to bring your own laptop, but it isn't necessary. Snacks & refreshments will be provided. <br />http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27600 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27600 Greenwich Library Student Leadership Council <b>When:</b> Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library<br><br>Students from grades 8-12 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://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27816 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27816 Middle School Book Club <b>When:</b> Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 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 "Shadow on the Mountain" by Margi Preus. This novel, inspired by the true adventures of a wartime spy, tells the story of Espen, a 14 year-old boy living in Nazi occupied Norway who joins the resistance movement, graduating from deliverer of illegal newspapers to courier and spy. <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 Information Services Librarian Margaret Walsh for more information. <br /><br />http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24850 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24850 Friday Night Chess <b>When:</b> Friday, June 05, 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://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26238 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=26238 Middle School Book Club <b>When:</b> Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 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 />You may register for the program and pick up a copy of the book at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk.<br />Please contact Teen Services Librarian Margaret Walsh for more information. http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24851 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24851 MANGA drawing workshop with Misako Rocks! <b>When:</b> Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Rear Children's Room<br><br>An exciting manga drawing workshop for ages 9-18! Meet the author of graphics novels who will talk about her books and lead a hands-on drawing workshop on the art of manga. <br /><br />Summerreadingmainlibrary2015http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27863 Children's Program http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27863 Comic Book Swap Day <b>When:</b> Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>As part of the "unmask" teen summer program, teens from grades 7-12 would bring in their favorite comics to swap with one another (no charge) and network with fellow fans. A limited number of free comics will be given out by the library to attendees. Refreshments will be served and comics-related videos will be shown. Teen:Unmask2015http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27865 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27865 Make Your Own Comic Strip Workshop <b>When:</b> Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>As part of the "Unmask" summer reading program, teens entering grades 7-12 get to create their own comics strip using hard copy & online resources and share them with each other. Teen:Unmask2015http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27867 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27867 Unmask/Superhero Movie Event: Capatain America: The Winter Soldier <b>When:</b> Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Part of the Unmask teen summer reading program: Steve Rogers AKA Captain America must stop a wide ranging government conspiracy but only if the mysterious HYDRA organization and their assassin The Winter Soldier don't stop him first! With Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson and Robert Redford. PG13. 136 minutes. Teen:Unmask2015http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27866 Teen http://ct.evanced.info/greenwich/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27866