Programs > Teens & Tweens

Programs

Selected teen programs require pre-registration. To register, visit the Information Desk, call 630/393-1171 x100 or register online.

Reading & Writing

Teen Writing Club
Wednesdays, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Ages 12 – 17
June 8, July 13, August 10
Join other teen writers for inspiration, thoughtful feedback and support on your writing projects. Registration is required. Click here to register.

Coding & Creating

Robot Challenges: Sphero
Friday, June 17, 4:30 – 6 p.m., Ages 12 – 17
Sphero, the app-enabled robot, can drive across all sorts of terrain. Let’s put him to the test. Working as a team, complete challenges while learning coding techniques and tricks. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Minecraft Meetup
Wednesday, June 22, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Ages 12 – 17
Love Minecraft or wish to try it for the first time? Join us as we create, build and complete challenges together in the Minecraft world. Registration is required. Click here to register.

Teen Hangout

Wednesday, June 29, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Ages 12 – 17
Come hang out at the Library with your friends. You can play video games and board games, make a craft or simply chill with your friends. We’ll keep it casual. No registration required.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

**If you need assistance in the library, ask us! We’re happy to help. If you require ADA accommodations for a Library program or event, please notify the Library office at least two weeks in advance at 630/393-1171 x118.

 

** Attendance at Library programs and events constitutes consent to be photographed for Library publicity purposes.

 

Gaming

Nintendo Club
Fridays, 4:30 – 6 p.m., Ages 12 – 17
June 10, July 8, August 12
Game on with other fans of Nintendo characters and video game series. Bring your Nintendo 3DS (or DS) and any multi-player games you wish to play. You can also try out different Wii and Wii U games. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Super Smash Bros. Tournament
Fridays, 4:30 – 6 p.m., Ages 12 – 17
June 24, July 15, August 26
Challenge other gamers to Super Smash Bros. battles on the Wii U. The tournament winner will receive a gift card. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Play and Learn Minecraft
The Library’s public-access computers include the latest version of Minecraft for patrons with their own Minecraft accounts. The Library also hosts three MinecraftEDU servers which provide the opportunity for patrons (with or without a Minecraft account) to learn, build, and explore in a closed environment. Warrenville cardholders can now request free online access to Learn to Mod, a training tool which offers Blockly for beginners and JavaScript for those interested in more detailed coding. Email trainer@warrenville.com with your full name and library card number to sign up.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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