Events

Teen Events and Programs at the Medfield Public Library

For a full list of the library’s events and programs, check our calendar HERE

(switch from “All Events” to “Teens” in drop down menu for just the Teen Events)

All events are FREE thanks to the Friends of the Medfield Public Library and take place at the Library unless otherwise noted.

TEEN ADVISORY BOARD

Join the library’s teen advisory board and have direct involvement in ideas, purchases, events, and displays in the Teen Area! Now’s your chance to boss the Teen Librarian Erica around!  Plus, there’s always free snacks! Grades 5-12.

3rd Wednesday of the month

AUGUST 21st

5-6pm

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS CLUB

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don’t know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets bi-weekly on Fridays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Jay. 

Open to grades 6 and up.  Please register here so we know how much snacks to buy 🙂

SUMMER SCHEDULE: 

AUGUST 23RD 2PM

AUGUST 30TH 1PM

 

HAUNTED HOUSE VOLUNTEER MEETINGS

It’s our favorite time of the year!  If you like creating props, backdrops, or costumes, and you LOVE making people scream, join us at one or all of these meetings to help turn the library into DEADFIELD.

TUESDAYS, 5PM

SEPTEMBER 3RD – OCTOBER 22ND

REGISTER HERE

ACTUAL HAUNTED HOUSE DATE TO BE DETERMINED

MAKE IT & TAKE IT

Join Erica the Teen Librarian and make cool stuff while eating junk food and listening to music.  Open to grades 5 and up. 

Click on a date below to register.

SEPTEMBER 4TH 4PM Squishees!

SEPTEMBER 25TH 4PM Embroidered Pendants

 

 

GRILLED CHEESE COOKING DEMO!

Who doesn’t love a grilled cheese sandwich?

Most cultures celebrate their own style of grilled cheese. This class will explore the traditional American grilled cheese as well as others that are easy to make and amazingly delicious!

SEPTEMBER 12TH, 5PM

REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS REQUIRED. Register HERE by midnight on Sunday, September 8th to make sure you get a spot!

GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB - NEW!!!

Crazy about comics? Come hang out with other graphic novel fans at our new book club! There will be tons of free snacks and drinks, and we will vote on our next graphic novel to read.
This month we are reading “Rickety Stitch and the Gelatinous Goo” by Ben Costa and James Parks! Copies will be available at the circulation desk.

3rd Thursday of the month

SEPTEMBER 19 5-6pm

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

COSPLAY WORKSHOP

Learn to sculpt, shape, and stitch fosshape at this half-day workshop! Heat moldable and nontoxic, Fosshape is an easy-to-learn, essential part of any cosplay toolkit. With a little guidance and some creativity, you can create everything from costumes and props to armor and head gear! No prior experience needed. Grades 5 & up.

PLEASE REGISTER HERE AS THERE IS LIMITED SPACE.

SEPTEMBER 21ST

11AM-2PM

POPUP ART SCHOOL DAY OF THE DEAD ALTERS

Make a Day of the Dead Altar

Celebrated primarily in Mexico, the Day of the Dead is a public holiday when families come together to honor and celebrate the lives of their deceased loved ones. The Pop up Art School will bring everything you’ll need to create an altar like those made for Día de los Muertos. You’ll also learn the history and traditions behind the Day of the Dead.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5TH, 1PM

PLEASE REGISTER HERE