Items tagged with Teen

Countdown to College: Myths vs. Realities in the College Admissions Process

November 21, 2016
Abby Siegel

Abby Siegel, a college entrance consultant and founder of Abby Siegel & Associates, presented "Myths vs. Facts In the College Admissions Process" on November 21, 2016.

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Newest Teen Books: January 2017

Posted by JainaL on Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 - 4:19 PM

Check out the newest Teen Books in the collection. Click on the book covers for more information!

Teen

Healing Through Art & Words: Five Authors Discuss 9/11 and Coping with Tragedy Through a Writer's Lens

September 12, 2016
Healing Through Art & Words

Authors Nora Baskin (nine, ten: a 9/11 Story), Gae Polisner (The Memory of Things), Jewell Parker Rhodes (Towers Falling), Wendy Mills (All We Have Left) and Lauren Tarshis (I Survived series) discussed coping with tragedy through a writer’s lens and their new books for middle grades and young adults at the Westport Library on September 12, 2016. 

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Teen Gaming at Toquet Hall

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Join The Westport Library and Toquet Hall for a night of gaming, featuring the new virtual reality system Playstation VR.

This event will include a variety of other gaming systems as well as free pizza!

For grades 8-12. Registration is encouraged, but not required. 

Co-sponsored with Toquet Hall. 

Toquet Hall Teen Center
Teen
Teen

Countdown to College: PSAT Practice Test

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Take a free practice test for the PSAT exam, administered by C2 Education of Westport. Space is limited; register online. Bring a #2 pencil and a calculator. Breaks will be provided, just as in the official tests. Results will be sent to you by C2 Education via email.

The Westport Library strives to help students meet their goals as they prepare for college. This series, Countdown to College, aims to provide resources for students and parents to help students to prepare academically, socially and emotionally for college.
Link to resource guide on these topics.

Weeks Seminar Room
Talks & Readings, Teen
College, Teen

Midterm Mania!

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The Westport Library and Toquet Hall Teen Center are here to support you through Midterms! From Friday, January 13 through Wednesday, January 18 find special space around the Library for silent study and collaborative work. Looking for a place to work with a large group? Starting Saturday, January 14, reserve group space (2 or more) in advance at Toquet Hall or the Library. Reserve online. After reservation, you will receive a form to detail needs, preferences and the code of conduct. For a small charge, receive a “VIP Experience” with snacks and beverages. Please note the library will be closed on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Throughout Midterms, receive 10% off your purchase at the Westport Library Cafe with a student ID. 

Relax with visits by specially trained therapy dogs on Tuesday & Wednesday, Jan 17 &18 and find other stress-relieving activities around the library and Toquet Hall. Dates are subject to change with inclement weather.
 

Throughout Library
Teen
Teen

Midterm Mania!

Please see full event listing for date.

The Westport Library and Toquet Hall Teen Center are here to support you through Midterms! From Friday, January 13 through Wednesday, January 18 find special space around the Library for silent study and collaborative work. Looking for a place to work with a large group? Starting Saturday, January 14, reserve group space (2 or more) in advance at Toquet Hall or the Library. Reserve online. After reservation, you will receive a form to detail needs, preferences and the code of conduct. For a small charge, receive a “VIP Experience” with snacks and beverages. Please note the library will be closed on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Throughout Midterms, receive 10% off your purchase at the Westport Library Cafe with a student ID. 

Relax with visits by specially trained therapy dogs on Tuesday & Wednesday, Jan 17 &18 and find other stress-relieving activities around the library and Toquet Hall. Dates are subject to change with inclement weather.
 

Throughout Library
Teen
Teen

Midterm Mania!

Please see full event listing for date.

The Westport Library and Toquet Hall Teen Center are here to support you through Midterms! From Friday, January 13 through Wednesday, January 18 find special space around the Library for silent study and collaborative work. Looking for a place to work with a large group? Starting Saturday, January 14, reserve group space (2 or more) in advance at Toquet Hall or the Library. Reserve online. After reservation, you will receive a form to detail needs, preferences and the code of conduct. For a small charge, receive a “VIP Experience” with snacks and beverages. Please note the library will be closed on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Throughout Midterms, receive 10% off your purchase at the Westport Library Cafe with a student ID. 

Relax with visits by specially trained therapy dogs on Tuesday & Wednesday, Jan 17 &18 and find other stress-relieving activities around the library and Toquet Hall. Dates are subject to change with inclement weather.
 

Throughout Library
Teen
Teen

Midterm Mania!

Please see full event listing for date.

The Westport Library and Toquet Hall Teen Center are here to support you through Midterms! From Friday, January 13 through Wednesday, January 18 find special space around the Library for silent study and collaborative work. Looking for a place to work with a large group? Starting Saturday, January 14, reserve group space (2 or more) in advance at Toquet Hall or the Library. Reserve online. After reservation, you will receive a form to detail needs, preferences and the code of conduct. For a small charge, receive a “VIP Experience” with snacks and beverages. Please note the library will be closed on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Throughout Midterms, receive 10% off your purchase at the Westport Library Cafe with a student ID. 

Relax with visits by specially trained therapy dogs on Tuesday & Wednesday, Jan 17 &18 and find other stress-relieving activities around the library and Toquet Hall. Dates are subject to change with inclement weather.
 

Throughout Library
Teen
Teen

Midterm Mania!

Please see full event listing for date.

The Westport Library and Toquet Hall Teen Center are here to support you through Midterms! From Friday, January 13 through Wednesday, January 18 find special space around the Library for silent study and collaborative work. Looking for a place to work with a large group? Starting Saturday, January 14, reserve group space (2 or more) in advance at Toquet Hall or the Library. Reserve online. After reservation, you will receive a form to detail needs, preferences and the code of conduct. For a small charge, receive a “VIP Experience” with snacks and beverages. Please note the library will be closed on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Throughout Midterms, receive 10% off your purchase at the Westport Library Café with a student ID. 

Relax with visits by specially trained therapy dogs on Tuesday & Wednesday, Jan 17 &18 and find other stress-relieving activities around the library and Toquet Hall. Dates are subject to change with inclement weather.
 

Throughout Library
Teen
Teen