Teen Programs

teen paint

Teen Paint Night

Wednesday, February 22
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Griffin Room

Come and paint your very own piece of art. Karen Jaime of Wepa will walk everyone through the different painting techniques to help you create your masterpiece. No painting experience necessary. Open to grades 6-12. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Space is limited. Sign up online through the Event Calendar here or call (203) 630-6347.

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Monday Night Card Duels

Monday, February 27
6:00pm, Griffin Room

Do you play Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon or Magic: The Gathering? Come and play with your friends at our monthly Trading Card Game Night. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Bring your own deck or learn how to play from one of our members.


Teen Advisory Group

Thursday, March 9
4:00- 5:00 PM, Cook Room

MOTIVATED AND DEDICATED TEENS WANTED! Join the Teen Advisory Group of the Meriden Public Library for your chance to make new friends, offer suggestions about programs and materials for teens, and make the library a better place! Open to anyone in grades 6-12. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Sign up online through the Library’s Event Calendar here.


Cooking Class for Teen Parents

Tuesday, March 14
6:00- 7:30 PM
Griffin Room

Learn how to make your own healthy and inexpensive baby food with chef Kashia Cave.

minecraft meetup

Minecraft Meetup

Thursday, March 16
4:00- 5:00 PM, Griffin Room

Are you into Minecraft? Want to meet up with other Minecraft players? Come play with fellow crafters in person or virtually on our LION Libraries server. We will have a few laptops available or you can bring your own laptop or device. Be sure to bring your account login information to sign into Minecraft. Open to ages 5-17.
Sign up here if you want to reserve a computer.
Not signed up yet for our server? Download the form here or get one from the Children's Room Information Desk.

If you have any questions contact 203-630-6347

anime club

Teen Anime Club

Friday, March 17
2:30- 4:30 PM, Griffin Room

Are you a fan of anime, manga or just like Japanese culture? All are welcome whether you're an otaku or just discovering anime and manga.

Open to 13-18 year olds. Snacks and drinks are provided.


Meriden Public Library 105 Miller Street, Meriden, CT 06450 Main Number 203.238.2344 Fax 203.238.3647