Teens and Young Adults

For Teen and Young Adult Services contact:
Ariel Wander, Public Service Librarian
P: 860.399.6422
E: awander@westbrooklibrary.org

2021 Nutmeg Book Award Winners

Intermediate Nutmeg Book Award Winner 2021

Restart by Gordon Korman

Intermediate Nutmeg Book Award Winner 2021

New Kid by Jerry Craft

High School Nutmeg Book Award Winner 2021

Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin

Take a look at the brand new 2022 Nutmeg Book Award nominees.

Events and Take & Make Kits

Video Game Night

Join the Westbrook Public Library as we celebrate National Video Game Day on Thursday, July 8th from 7-9 pm. Play favorite video games in virtual reality on the VR Game Truck of New England or on the 20′ inflatable movie screen.
This event is intended for people in 5th grade and up.
Registration is required. To register, call (860) 399-6422 or register here.
Funded by the Friends of the Westbrook Public Library.

Outdoor Movie Nights

The Westbrook Public Library is happy to announce that we will be hosting a series of Outdoor Movie Nights.

June 24th: The Princess Bride
July 22nd: Shrek (Lollipop Kits will be available while supplies last in celebration of National Lollipop Day)
August 12th: The Sandlot (Root Beer Float Kits will be available while supplies last in celebration of National Root Beer Float Day)

Popcorn and candy will be provided while supplies last.
Registration is required. To register, call (860) 399-6422 or register here.
Funded by the Community Foundation of Middlesex County.

May the Fourth (Star Wars) Day Kits

Celebrate Star Wars May the Fourth Day (May 4th) by registering for a May the Fourth Day Kit. This kit comes with supplies and instructions for two activities: 1. a pen lightsaber (a paintbrush, paint, a pen, and air dry clay) and 2. a 3D hologram projector (transparency film and clear tape).
Register at this link.
Supplies are limited.
Funded by the Friends of the Westbrook Public Library and the Christine Moser Foundation.

International Harry Potter Day Kits

Celebrate International Harry Potter Day (May 2nd) by registering for a Harry Potter Day Kit. Kits include a paintbrush, paint, a wooden dowel, air dry clay, and a bookmark with instructions.
Register at this link.
Supplies are limited.
Funded by the Friends of the Westbrook Public Library and the Christine Moser Foundation.

Tabletop Games at the Library

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Below is a list of our tabletop games available to checkout!

Tabletop game list

Resources

Middle School Nonfiction Book collection High school nonfiction book collection

Topic Search Middle Search Plus

Biography Reference Center Science Reference Center

Academic Search Premier 

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