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Watch the teen calendar or the library Facebook page and Twitter account (@NewportLib) for details and timely reminders for all our events. Don’t miss out!

What is a Teen Advisory Board (TAB)?

Teens! – This is yTABour chance to have a say in all things teen at the library!  Join our board – there is a one school year commitment – and you get have a say in events, our webpage and eventually our teen area re-design. Board members also get to review the books they are already reading for our webpage – your can let the world know why you really loved or really hated that last book.  Monthly meetings and minimal outside work required.  New members always welcome.

Board time can often be used for community service hours. Check your organizations requirements.

September 4 @ 3pm

October 1 @ 5pm

November 5 @ 5pm

December 3 @ 5pm

Monthly MoviesTeen Movie Icon

Saturday, October 25 @2:30  Spend the afternoon enjoying pizza and The Goonies with your friends.  Snacks and a hands on project provided.  Stride Room.

Saturday, December 20 @2:30  Spend the afternoon enjoying pizza and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off with your friends.  Snacks and a hands on project provided.  Program Room.


DIY & Special Events – Creative & Inspired!

Dig in and gCraft Supplieset creative because we have lots of new things for you to try here at the library. No registration limits; just show up and have fun.

Thursday, October 30 @ 5 – Gourmet Caramel Apples – Program Room

Monday, November 10 @6 – NaNoWriMo Writing with a Kick Start – Stride Room

In honor of National Novel Writing Month, come make writing fun again.  Ms. Becky and Ms. Colleen will provide a line of text.  You turn it into a paragraph, a page, or an entire story.  Jump start your writing mojo.

Monday, November 24 @4 – Open Writing Session – Stride Room

In honor of  National Novel Writing Month – we invited you to spend some time surrounded by other writers: bounce ideas of one another and be inspired.

Tuesday, December 23 – Make your own gift wrap – Program Room

On-Line Fun

Novelist NoveList is your guide to fiction reading. Find book awards lists, author biographies, recommended reads, and books like the one you just finished and loved.

Video Hound’s Golden Movie Retriever reviews movies that are available on DVD or VHS. Each entry includes title, alternate title, one-to four-bone rating, year released, MPAA rating, brief review, length, format, country of origin, cast, technical personnel, awards and made-for-television/cable/video designations.