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Wednesday, May 4 at 4:00 pm
Community Room

Teen Advisory Board

Share your ideas for the Teen Room! New members welcome.

Wednesday May 11 at 4:00 pm
Community Room

Teen Gaming Wednesday

In-person gaming is back! Come to the Community Room to play Smash Bros and your other favorite Nintendo games with friends new and old. 

Wednesday May 14 at 4:00 pm
Community Room

Teen Craft: DIY Aromatherapy Hand Warmer

Come to our new community makerspace to learn how to make your own aromatherapy hand warmer, a great way to reduce anxiety. While you're there, learn about all the other amazing craft and technology opportunities the Hive has to offer!

Tuesday, May 17 at 4:00 pm
Community Room

Teen Movie: Doctor Strange

Join us for a screening of the first Doctor Strange movie before seeing the sequel in theaters!

Wednesday May 25 at 4:00 pm
Community Room

Teen Makerspace Tour and 3-D Printing Demor

Have you heard about the new community makerspace? Join us for a tour of the Hive to find out more about the tools and equipment available and all the things you can make at the library. You will also have time to see our 3-D printer in action and take home your own 3-D printed Star Wars ship.

No registration required. Meet in the Teen Room at 4pm.

Tuesday, May 31 at 4:00 pm
Community Room

Teen Movie: Dog

Join us for a screening of Dog, starring Channing Tatum and based on true events.

Read, Review, Rewards!

Read a book, graphic novel, or manga, write a review, and receive a free book.
Submit your reviews here.

Discord Server and TikTok

Missing hanging out with your friends in person? New Britain teens are invited to join the Teen Room's Discord server to chat, get the latest info on upcoming events, and stay in touch with friends remotely. To request access, fill out the Google Form here: You can also find us on TikTok @NBPLTeens

Homework Center

Thanks to a generous grant from the American Savings Foundation, the Homework Center is returning to the Teen Room! Free, half-hour private tutoring sessions will be available to New Britain students in grades 6-12 Monday -  Thursday from 4-6:30pm.Stop by the Teen Desk or give us a call at 860-224-3155 ext 130 to book an appointment today.

Grab & Go


May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

Celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month! Stop by the Teen Room to make your own self-care kit and check out our resources on depression, anxiety, sleep issues, mindfulness, and other topics.

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