::Teens of the Wilbraham Library::

T.O.W.L. (Teens Of the Wilbraham Library) invites all students in grades 6-8 to join in our activities.

2008-2009 Schedule

October 7, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Prepare for Fall Fest.

October 21, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Prepare for Murder Mystery Dinner.

October 25, Saturday, 10:30 am-12:30 pm: Fall Fest (we’ll host this for little kids)

November 21, Friday, 5:30-7:30 pm: Murder Mystery Dinner: The Disappearance of Angela Day!

November 25, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Start planning and preparing for Read-a-thon.

December 9, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Our Holiday Party. We will be making cards for shut-ins, and sending e-mails to our troops overseas through Operation Dear Abby, including my niece! Bring a wrapped small gift ($5.00 limit) for our Yankee Swap. Mrs. Kent will provide festive food and beverage. Feel free to add your festive snacks or dessert. We are also looking into going to Life Care Center.

January 13, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting.

February 3, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Prepare for Project Linus.

February 19, Thursday, 3:30-5:30 pm: National Project Linus. The project is intended to provide love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gifts of new, handmade blankets and afghans, lovingly created by volunteer "blanketeers." We’ll make easy no-sew fleece blankets. Google the website to learn more. This will be during school vacation week.

March 10, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting.

March 21, Saturday, 6 pm-Sunday, 9 am: WPL Teen Read-a-thon! This will be an all-night event and the only fundraiser for our group. We’ll have dinner and snacks and breakfast included. If you cannot attend, you can have a virtual Read-a-thon at your house, by yourself, or with a group of friends!

March 24, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting.

April 14, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Prepare for Games Afternoon, special guest baker/speaker!

April 22, Wednesday, 1-3 pm: Games Afternoon and Cookie Competition!

April 28, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Summer Reading Program preparations.

May 5, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Meeting. Last-minute details and prep. for Curious George Party.

May 9, Saturday, 10:30 am-12:30 pm: Teens host a Curious George Party for little kids. (other book characters too?)

May 26, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Make games, decorations, start-up kits for 2008 Summer Reading Program: Find What’s Out There @ your library.

June 9, Tuesday, 4-5 pm: Last meeting. We go to the Village Store for ice cream!