Teen Page

Gingerbread House Workshop

Wednesday, Dec. 13th   4:30 pm

 Learn how to use a pastry bag and decorate your own gingerbread house to take home or eat.  All supplies will be provided!  For students in 4th – 12th grade.
Space is limited — you must register for this program.  Registration begins Monday, Nov. 27th.

Register here

 

Community Service Opportunity for High School Students

Chester Library has a mentoring program that pairs high school students with younger students (3rd – 5th grade) on Monday afternoons.  You will work one-on-one with the same student each week, helping them with homework, special projects, study skills or organization.  The Library will provide laptops, Chromebooks and supplies for you to use with your student and a certified teacher supervises the program.  If you are interested in volunteering as a mentor please contact  Mrs. Burden  maryann.burden@chesterlib.org .

 

 

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Free Driver Education Program

Will you be getting your permit soon or need help preparing for the DMV test?  This free site includes practice tests for cars, motorcycles and an online driver’s manual.  Click here to get started.

NEW BOOKS TO CHECK OUT

Monster by Michael Grant

In a follow-up to the Gone series, this story continues the adventures of  teens who morphed into superheroes (and supermonsters)  after ingesting an alien virus.

Some teens become heroes and others become dangerously out of control with their new powers  and only a monstrous battle between good and evil can save the world.

 

 

Greetings From Witness Protection! by Jake Burt

Nicki Demere is  foster-care girl who is placed with a family in the witness protection program to help them hide from notorious criminals.  But hiding in plain sight is complicated and dangerous.  She’ll have to dodge hitmen, cyberbullies and remember her new identity.  Nicki learns, however, that the biggest threat to her new family might not lurk on their road trip from New York to North Caroline but be hiding in her own past.

 

 

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake so she and her best friend, Daisy, decide to investigate. Together they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis.

Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, but she is also battling her own demons and time may be running out.

 

Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

Princess Diana longs to prove herself to her legendary warrior sisters. But when the opportunity finally comes, she throws away her chance at glory and breaks Amazon law—risking exile—to save a mortal. Diana will soon learn that she has rescued no ordinary girl, and that with this single brave act, she may have doomed the world!

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