Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts/Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: We will be making intergalactic slime using common household items. Whether you're a slime expert or a beginner, you'll have fun trying our "far-out" recipes. Sign up online. Questions? Call the teen department at 860-561-6...

Pokemon Go Jungle Cup Tournament

July 23, 2019
6:45pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Description:
Ages 13-Adult: All Pokémon Go trainers are welcome to participate in a ranked Silph League Arena Jungle Cup Tournament at the Noah Webster Library Tuesday, July 23!  Pre-registration preferred. Register...
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre, Writing Group
Description:
Poetry in Action Series   July 24 6:30 - 8:30PM Book Discussion of The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo Register Here: https://one-book-one-read-the-poet-x-discussion.eventbrite.com Entering grades 8-12: West Hartford Libraries i...

Teen Writing Group (NWL)

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Writing Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Grades 6-12: Attention teen writers! We are bringing back our Teen Writers Group for three dates in July and August. Read your work, listen to others' stories, and participate in fun creative writing exercises. Registration is requested, but not...

Anime/Manga Club

July 29, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Tween, Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Description:
Entering grades 5-8: Kids' Lit Quiz is hosting a Battle of the Books for ages 10-13. There is no reading list, just bring your knowledge of all things books with you! Register individually or create a team to compete. Participants are asked to bring ...

A Universe of Stories: Star Wars Bloxels (NWL)

August 1, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Teen Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Grades 6-12: Create a video game with Star Wars Bloxels and test out other peoples' games. This program requires participants to bring a smartphone or iPad with the Star Wars app downloaded on it (http://home.bloxelsbuilder.com/starwars/). If you do ...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Grades 6-12: Build a stomp rocket and a Mars space lander with activities from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. Sign up is required and seating is limited. Questions? Contact the teen department at 860-561-6996. ...

A Universe of Stories: Star Wars Bingo (NWL)

August 6, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library MEETING ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: We are hosting (an original trilogy) Star Wars bingo event on August 6. Try your luck and win Jedi-approved prizes. Questions? Call the teen department at 860-561-6996. ...
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre, Writing Group
Description:
Poetry in Action Series August 7 6:30 - 8:30PM Teen Poetry Slam Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sunken-garden-poetry-slam-tickets-64628565780 Entering grades 8-12: West Hartford Libraries is collaborating with other loc...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lecture/Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
THE POETRY OF TREES with Roderick Waterman. Poetry is inspired by many sources, but the impact of nature on the poetic imagination is perhaps a greater influence than any other (except, perhaps, for those old chestnuts love and romance). There are, t...

A Universe of Stories: Teen Writing Group (NWL)

August 8, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Writing Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Grades 6-12: Attention teen writers! We are bringing back our Teen Writers Group for three dates in July and August. Read your work, listen to others' stories, and participate in fun creative writing exercises. Registration is requested, but not...
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Performing Arts - Music/Theatre, Writing Group
Description:
Poetry in Action Series August 11 5:00 - 8:30PM Sunken Garden Poetry Festival Teen Night - Invitation Only *****Tickets limited to 5.***** See attached flyer for details. Book reviews may be submitted here: http://www.westhartfordlibrary.org/ch...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the teen d...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...

Anime/Manga Club

August 12, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library BOARD ROOM
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Discussion Group
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
An informal collective for college age and up, facilitated by local anime enthusiasts Jeannette Hall & Rebecca McMahon. The group focuses on pop culture programming with an emphasis on Japanese animated series, video games, and films. Meetings ar...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the teen d...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the teen d...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the teen d...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the t...
Registration
Library Branch: Noah Webster Library
Room: Noah Webster Library Story Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Entering grades 6-12: Use mythological clues to escape the room in 45 minutes or less. You don't have to have read Rick Riordans' novels to participate, but it will be more fun if you do. Register individually or as a team. Questions? Call the teen d...