Category Archive: Teens

Jul 09

Lauren Baratz-Logsted Author Visit

Connecticut author Lauren Baratz-Logsted will visit the Southbury Public Library for Summer Reading. The author will discuss the process of writing, answer questions, and sign books. Saturday, July 19th           11 am to 12 pm Grades 4 & up Lauren is the author of “The Sisters 8” series and “Hat City …

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Jun 11

Summer Reading 2014

Summer Reading begins on Saturday, June 14th.   Our themes are Go Green and Teens Go Green Preschoolers, kids, and teens may register in person or online. Click on the link here to register for Summer Reading online.  Simply choose the program for your grade and register using your library card number.

Jun 10

Summer Reading begins for Children’s and Teens Saturday, June 14th.

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Children and teens are invited to sign up for “Going Green at the Southbury Library!”. We have a plethora of programs for all ages, and three separate reading challenges for preschoolers, grade schoolers and teens. All the information is on our calendars and in the Children’s Department – from booktalks and music programs to recycled art and cooking classes, …

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Mar 23

Summer Teen Programs

Endangered Species Felt Magnet Craft Take those leftover scraps of felt and make your own magnetic menagerie.  Sewing skills recommended. Thursday, July 24th 3 to 5 pm          Grades 6-12 Doctor Who Club Keep calm and allons-y to Doctor Who club.  We’re nerding out on all things Whovian. Tuesday, July 22nd 6 …

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Feb 23

March Teen Programs

Art in the Afternoon:  Sculpting with Clay  Explore sculpting with air-dry clay and a variety of tools. Monday, March 24th          4 to 5 pm Grades 5-12   Registration is required for all programs.  Please stop by or call 203-262-0626 ext. 110 to register.

Dec 23

Free Practice Exams Presented by Kaplan

                                Participants are asked to bring a calculator and pencil.                     Snacks and drinks are allowed. Kaplan will notify each participant within a month with their results via phone or email …

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Crayola ColorCycle


Crayola ColorCycle – Turn Crayola Markers Into Energy! “Crayola and schools across North America are banding together to help kids understand the importance of their role in protecting the environment. That’s why we are launching Crayola ColorCycle. Through this initiative, students in K-12 schools across the continental United States and parts of Canada can collect …

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Apr 04

Public Fax Machine Now Available


A self-service public fax machine is available for use in the Reference Department. This is a pay service for out-going faxes only. Patrons may use a credit or debit card. The fax machine service takes VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.  Domestic Charges are $1.50 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page. …

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Kindles & Nooks

Kindles & Nooks can now be checked-out for 2 weeks! Patrons must be 18 years of age and a Southbury resident with a current library card to borrow a Kindle or Nook and agree to a Borrower’s Agreement before checking out an E-Reader. For more information about what titles are available click here. For more …

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Jun 27

Teen Department

Welcome to the Teen Department! The Teen Area of the Southbury Public Library is a gathering place for teens to meet with friends, do homework, and find materials to check out. We also offer reader’s advisory support. We will assist you in finding information on any subject, books for projects or pleasure reading. Take home …

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