Checkout the library's lineup of programs for tweens and teens.

Beacon Library Teenscape  
November 2017
After-School Halloween Movie
Monday, October 30, 3-4:30pm

The Youth Advisory Committee presents a special after-school showing of Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas. This free screening is open to ages 10 and up. Refreshments will be served.
No registration require d.
Kindness Rocks Beacon
Saturday, Nov 4, 11am-Noon

Help us spread a little kindness. Stop by the library to help us paint kindness rocks to share with the community. Create one to leave behind and one to share. *Registration is required for this free program.
Register by emailing

Card and Board Games Club
Friday, November 3rd, 3-5pm

The first Friday of every month, middle & high school students can get together to play D&D and other card games from Magic to Yugioh. Just bring your cards and we'll provide the tables and snacks. New and classic board games are also available to play. 
Art & Zine Club
Friday, Nov 17th, 3:30-5pm

Calling all artists, writers, photographers and cartoonists. Meet up with other Beacon area creative teens to draw and makes some zines. What's a Zine? Zines are DIY self published magazines. Different types of zines and art making techniques are introduced each month. Artists can work independently or collaboratively.
RSVP preferred so we have enough supplies available.

Anime Club
Special Film Screening
Wednesday, Nov 22nd, 3-5pm

Just out on DVD, the anime film "Your Name" was  Japan's #1 film of 2016! "From director Makoto Shinkai, the innovative mind behind Voices of a Distant Star and 5 Centimeters Per Second, comes a beautiful masterpiece about time, the thread of fate, and the hearts of two young souls."
Free admission and No registration needed.

Bakeology 101
Wednesday, Nov29th, 3:30-5pm

Learn to bake like a pro with the help of local baker and educator, Dana Devine O'Malley. Each month we'll be baking up a homemade treat. There are a few spots still open in our November 10th class. We'll learn how to make Madeleines. Is it a cake? Is it a cookie? Register for this free class to discover the answer to this classic French baking mystery. Space is limited.
Register by emailing

Coming in December
Reel Life Film Club
Screening of To Be Heard
Friday, December 1st, 6pm

Middle School and High School students can join us for pizza and a movie. We'll be screening the documentary To Be Heard followed by a Q&A with one of the film's directors and founder of the Freedom Writers, Amy Sultan. A wonderful opportunity for students and local educators.
To register email Michelle at

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