Get ready for fun and spooky program offerings during the month of October and November. Grades 6-12 can register to attend any of these events by calling the library or coming in. If you have any questions, call the library or email Teen Librarian, Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org. More information below. Continue reading “Upcoming Teen Programs”
Category: Young Adult
The Tween Book Club (grades 6-8) will be held on the 1st Tuesday of every month from 3-4pm. The Teen Book Club (grades 9-12) will be held the 2nd Tuesday from 3-4pm. Books are available at the main desk.
More information about the book club picks can be found below. Continue reading “Tween & Teen Book Clubs”
Jim Femia, a Certified College Planning Specialist and a member of the National Institute of Certified College Planners (NICCP), will discuss financial aid solutions on Wednesday, September 23 at 7 PM that will benefit both parents and students.
The following topics will be covered:
¨ How families of all income levels are receiving financial aid
¨ Why some families incorrectly assume they could never qualify for aid
¨ Which college gives you the best financial aid packages
¨ Learn how to avoid costly mistakes on the FAFSA and CSS Profile
Free Presentation! Pre-Registration is appreciated, but not required.
Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to sign up.
You can also sign up at www.atlanticip.net
Join us at the library on for an amazing sword presentation by Jeff Goodhind and Jeff Lord from the Association for Renaissance and Medieval Swordsmanship. They’ll demonstrate the art of Western European swordsmanship over the centuries.
Join us at the library on Wednesday, July 8 at 6:30 pm for an amazing sword presentation by Jeff Goodhind and Jeff Lord from the Association for Renaissance and Medieval Swordsmanship. They’ll demonstrate the art of Western European swordsmanship over the centuries.
Try your hand at sword (blunt) combat!
Children ages 8 and up, teens, and adults are welcome to attend.
Thank you to the Friends of the Georgetown Peabody Library for funding this program.
Students going into 3rd grade and up, teens, and adults are invited to sign up for the following summer programs:
July 13 at 6:30 Origami with Michael LaFosse
July 20 at 6:30 Search and Rescue Dog presented by Lietenant Lee Prentiss
July 27 at 6:30 Walk Along Glider
August 3 at 6:30 Super Hero Training Camp
August 10 at 6:30 Bee Keeping
Call the library at 978-352-5728 to sign up.
Our Summer Reading Programs for kids and teens are starting very soon!
Every Hero Has A Story is the theme for the Children’s Summer Reading Program. Sign ups for Georgetown kids start on Monday, June 15. Check out the summer program schedule for kids here for all the fun events going on at the library over the summer!
Unmask! is the theme for the Teens Summer Reading Program. Sign ups for Georgetown teens start on Monday, June 22. Check out the summer program schedule for teens here for all the awesome events going on at the library!
If you have any questions regarding the summer reading programs, please give the library a call at 978-352-5728 or come in.
All events are free, and are open only to teens in grades 6 through 12 unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the programs, please call the library or email Sarah at email@example.com
Afternoon Movie – Divergent (PG-13)
Wed., Sept. 24 at 2:30 PM
One choice can transform you…
In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she’s Divergent and won’t fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it’s too late.
Free snacks to be provided!
Yoga for Teens
Wed., Oct. 1 at 6:30 PM
Join Dale Sampson as she teaches poses, breathing practices, and some meditation techniques to help you maneuver the stresses in your life!
Sign ups are required for the yoga session.
Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to sign up!
The Teen Writing Workshop scheduled for Monday, Sept. 8 has been canceled. We hope to reschedule it for sometime in the spring. Sorry for the inconvenience!
Are you a young, aspiring writer? Looking for some tips on publishing, critiques on your work, or more? Join YA author Erin Bowman (author of the Taken trilogy) for a hour-long writing workshop! The workshop will take place at the library on Mon., Sept. 8 at 3 PM.
Attendees should bring their own writing tools (laptop, journal and pencil, etc), and arrive prepared to write!
Workshop is open to registrants ages 13-22. Registration is REQUIRED as space is limited!
Please call the library (978-352-5728) or stop by to register.
Looking for other teen programs? Check out the Teen Programs page for more events!
iRobot, based in Bedford, MA designs and builds robots. Join us for a presentation on tonight, August 6th at 6:30 pm, on robots: how they’re built, what they do, and who is responsible for their creation! Have questions? Ask the engineer! Will there be robots? There’s one way to find out! All ages are welcome!