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Teen and Young Adult Programs

All programs are free but some require advance registration.

For further info about Teen / YA programs call 203-574-8213.

Do you love anime, gaming, or chess? Check out our Geekdom group! Visit our webpage here or visit and join the Silas Bronson Geekdom Facebook group.

  

Teen Art Exhibit


June 1 to September 30
Main Lobby

Bring your artistic voice to our library! We’re hosting an art exhibit for all teen artists. Proudly have your artwork displayed in our cases all summer long.

Rules:
All artwork must be an original piece of the named artist.
Artists will have the option of putting their artwork up for sale

Advanced registration is preferred. Please click here to register.


Teen Advisory Committee

Second Thursday of the Month, 4 p.m.
Zoom

Bring your voice to our committee! The teen voice is strong and the library values your opinions.

We've created a space for our teens, so come and share what kinds of activities you'd like to see!

Advanced registration is preferred. Please click on the date to register.

     Thursday, October 14, 4:00 p.m.

     Thursday, November 18, 4:00 p.m.

If you register and attend, you will receive a coupon to a local eatery!

Remember, this is a zoom meeting. You will receive an e-mail invitation about an hour before the meeting.




Virtual Escape Room

 

Locked in the Silas Bronson Library 
Online Escape Room

See if you have what it takes to escape!

Click here to get in.                        



Anime Club

 

Alternating Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m.

Zoom/Kast/Twitch

Join us on Zoom to watch the latest Anime coming out of Japan and talk about it in the chat option.

Advance registration is required. Select from the dates below to register for each week's program. 

Register today

Wednesday, September 15, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, September 29, 6 p.m. Movie: Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba - the Movie: Mugen Train

Wednesday, October 27, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, November 10, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, November 24, 6 p.m.

Anime Club for ages 14+ will be showing a mix of Anime, TV shows and movies. Watch the latest Anime coming out of Japan and talk about it in the Kast chat option.

Visit our Silas Bronson Geekdom Facebook page for more details.

*Note: You will need to create a free Kast and Twitch account to participate.




"National Novel Writing Month"

November 1 to November 30

Bring your voice! If you are interested in creative writing, click here.  If you want to learn more about what goes into writing a novel, click here!

November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo),a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing.

Spend the month writing a few pages each day and at the end of the month, you could have a first draft of your completed novel!  Let your imagination take flight.

For more information visit nanowrimo.org, call us at 203-574-8225, or just get writing!  If you participate, tag us online to receive a coupon to a local eatery!

You must bring a copy of the first chapter to be eligible. Copies will not be kept.




Holiday Magic Show


Tuesday, November 30
6:30 p.m.
Zoom

Professional close up card magician Ari Bisk will perform an interactive 45 minute Zoom magic show. The show will include plenty of audience participation and provide entertainment for all!

Advanced registration is required. Click here to register.

This is a Zoom meeting. You will receive an e-mail invitation about an hour before the meeting.