Teen Events

Teen Events

Email teens@westorangelibrary.org for ZOOM log in and additional information on events or sign up through the library calendar when available.


Wednesday, June 2 at 7:00 PM via Zoom
Join us on Zoom to discuss ways to help the library and the community- bring your friends! 9th - 12th graders are welcome to log on to have fun, and share ideas. Participants earn volunteer hours for attending. New members welcome!
Wednesday, June 9 at 6:00 PM
On June 10th (weather permitting) early risers in the tri-state area will be treated to an 80% solar eclipse which will transform the sun into a fiery scimitar (curved saber)!
Join acclaimed broadcast meteorologist, Jo Rao, to learn about eclipses and look at future celestial events. Free eclipse viewing glasses available, email ref@westorangelibrary.org for more information.
Wednesday, June 16 at 7:00 PM via Zoom
Join your friends and create together in real time! Email teens@westorangelibrary.org for more information and link to join. Open to 5th - 12th graders living in West Orange.
Outdoor Teen Talent Showcase (Open to anyone in grades 5 - 12.)
Wednesday, June 30 at 5:00 PM
Calling all singers, poets, authors, and performers in grades 5 - 12! Express yourself at the library's spring outdoor open mic event. Email teens@westorangelibrary.org to RSVP. Rain location: beneath the library near the book drops.
Wednesday, June 30 at 7:30 PM via Zoom
Thinking about college applications? College Essay Coach Sue Kamens presents an interactive, virtual workshop to discuss how to get from first draft to final product of your college application personal essay. Email teens@westorangelibrary.org for login information. 



Weekly Teen Program

Weekly Teen Programs
Fridays: June 4, 11, 18, and 25
Virtual Dungeons and Dragons
3:15-5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons group for 7th through 12th graders meets online using the Discord website. Beginners welcome! Please email teens@westorangelibrary.org for more information. Epic quests await teens who join our D&D club at the library! D&D features role playing, storytelling, on-the-spot strategic thinking, math skills, problem solving, and teamwork all rolled into one!