Registration is required for many teen programs. Please call the Adult Reference Desk at 248-618-7693, come in, or use our online events calendar to register. All programs are held in the library's Community Room unless otherwise noted.
All programs are sponsored in part by the Friends of the Waterford Library.
Teen Advisory GroupFirst Tuesday of every month from 3:00 – 4:00 from October 3re through May 1st (No meeting on January 2nd) The library is starting a Teen Advisory Group (TAG) this fall. The purpose of the group is to give input to the Teen librarian on the Teen collection, programs, volunteer projects, etc. Each week we’ll start by talking about some of our most recent favorite books, movies, and music and then we’ll get down to business. High school kids interested in joining can show up at any meeting.
Tuesday Teens Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 3:30 – 5:00 from October 10th through May 22nd (Tuesday Teens will not be held on December 26th) No registration required. Drop in anytime between 3:30 and 5:00. Middle and high school students are welcome to join us the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month to hang out with friends and to meet new ones. We'll provide games, activities, craft materials, and light refreshments for you to enjoy. Or, just come and work on homework or socialize with other kids your age.
Sci Fi Saturdays Join us for science fiction movies on the following Saturdays. Feel free to bring a blanket and pillow if you want to stretch out on the floor. We'll provide the refreshments. No registration required.
October 21st 2:00 – 3:45 Men In Black (Rated PG-13)
December 16th 2:00 – 4:15 Jurassic Park (Rated PG-13)
Parents: Check out commonsensemedia.org to determine if the movies are suitable for your teen.
Haunted Gingerbread Houses Monday, October 30th from 3:45 – 4:45 Registration is required Get ready for Halloween! We’ll be building and decorating haunted gingerbread houses using graham crackers, frosting, and candy.
Coding & Cookies Saturday, December 9th: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration is required Join us for an hour of coding when we participate in the global movement known as Hour of Code. During this hour, middle & high school students will learn the basics of computer coding with fun, creative, and hands-on activities. Computer science doesn't have to be boring or hard! Cookies and beverages will be served.