Nesconset Branch Teen Programs

Homework Helpers
Thursdays, October 5, 12, 19 and 26• 4:30-5:30pm
Thursdays, November 2, 16 and 30• 4:30-5:30pm
Volunteers will work one-on-one with children in grades K-5 assisting them with homework and studying. All volunteers must submit an application and a letter of recommendation prior to the start of the program. The application is available at both the Adult and Children's Reference Desks at the Nesconset Branch. You must register for each date you wish to volunteer after submitted an application.
 
Pretzel Candy Spider Webs
Friday, October 20• 4:30-5:30pm
We will create edible spider webs using pretzels, white chocolate and sprinkles. Each participant will go home with 2 spider webs. Register
 
Zombie Makeup Workshop
Thursday, October 26• 6:00-8:00pm
Join us for this two hour hands-on workshop that will focus on expression and creativity. You will go over the procedure for turning yourself into a zombie, step-by-step. A permission slip or disclosure form must be signed to attend this program. Register
 
Harry Potter Party
Thursday, October 26• 6:00-8:00pm
Celebrate all things Harry Potter! Join us for magical crafts, snacks and activities. Feel free to come dressed as your favorite character. Register
 
Chess Buddies Volunteers
Tuesday, November 7• 2:30-3:30pm
Teach younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer. There will be a 30-minute tutorial at the beginning. Each teen will receive one hour of community service. Register
 
DIY Touchscreen Gloves
Friday, November 10• 4:30-5:30pm
Winter is just around the corner and no one likes to text with cold fingers. Join us to learn how to use conductive thread to make a regular pair of gloves compatible with any touchscreen device. Register
 
Thanksgiving Desserts
Monday, November 20• 7:00-7:45pm
Get ready for Thanksgiving with two delicious desserts that you will make and take home to enjoy.  Register
 
Art Happening Volunteers
Saturday, November 25• 10:45-11:45am
Assist children while they explore a variety of art media in this hands-on program. Register
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 

 

 

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