Enrichment Programs for Teens
Wed, Jan 27, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Discover simple but exciting science experiments and demonstrations involving air pressure, flash paper, dry ice, Bernoulli's Principle, and Eggbert.
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Thu, Jan 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
This club will allow students to improve leadership skills, develop more confidence, and make new friends along the way.

Fri, Jan 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Join noted author and educator Ana Homayoun as she offers practical tips on how to promote social media wellness during this unique school year.

Fri, Jan 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Discover a virtual loot box filled with new recommendations of fiction, film, manga, graphic novels, and non-fiction.

Mon, Feb 01, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Join certified meditation instructor, Amy Rutledge for a thirty minute class with an introduction, guided meditation, and Q&A session.

Mon, Feb 01, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Discover tips and tricks for the Nintendo Switch game Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Mon, Feb 01, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with an accessible and easy to follow production for young audiences.

Mon, Feb 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Claude Barnett established the Associated Negro Press in 1919, to serve a national and regional Black press with weekly news coverage from throughout our nation and abroad. 

Tue, Feb 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Join New York Times Best selling and literary award winning author Rita Williams-Garcia for a virtual talk and Q&A.

Tue, Feb 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Upcycle an old t-shirt into a new bag.

Thu, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
New Year, New You. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga where the poses are practiced sitting on a chair or standing using a chair for support.

Thu, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
This lecture will discuss Frederick Douglass’s long commitment to moral suasion - the school of thought that is embodied in the adage “the pen is mightier than the sword.”

Fri, Feb 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Discover tips and tricks for improving your game.

Sat, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Presented by Chef Jesse Jones. Chef Jesse Jones is the author of "POW! My Life in 40 Feasts."

Mon, Feb 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Celebrate the release of the newest movie in the "To All The Boys I've Loved Before" movie series. We will be baking cookies, making valentines, and talking about the book and movie series.

Mon, Feb 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder."

Tue, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
A roleplaying game for tweens and teens.

Tue, Feb 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
The Civil Rights Movement was a decades-long struggle by African Americans to end institutionalized racial discrimination, disenfranchisement and racial segregation in the U.S.

Wed, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Celebrate Lunar New Year with two ancient folk arts: Chinese knot tying and paper cutting.

Thu, Feb 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Learn to make an origami craft in preparation for Valentine's Day.

Thu, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Make a beautiful snowflake garland to decorate for Valentine’s Day.

Thu, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Derick Lugo, a Brooklyn-born, New York City urbanite hopped on a train to Georgia, grabbed a taxi at the station, and asked to be dropped of at the beginning of the Appalachian Trail.

Fri, Feb 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
The tumult of the 2020 presidential campaign had candidates of both parties (and at all levels) constantly referring to the inspirational qualities of our sixteenth president.

Fri, Feb 12, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Meet George Washington Carver along with other influential scientists from Black History including Madam C.J. Walker, Jackie Robinson, Thurgood Marshall, and more!

Fri, Feb 12, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Come share what you are reading and learn about new books too.

Tue, Feb 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Share your thoughts on movie adaptations of classic teen and tween literature.

Wed, Feb 17, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Learn about limited sentence stories, write your own, and then share them with other writers.

Wed, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Presented by Professor Catherine Kerrison, author of "Jefferson’s Daughters: Three Sisters, White and Black, in a Young America."

Thu, Feb 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Explore your kitchen and make an easy dinner your whole family will love.

Thu, Feb 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
This club will allow students to improve leadership skills, develop more confidence, and make new friends along the way.

Thu, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Author Randy Krehbiel will discuss his book, "Tulsa 1921: Reporting a Race Massacre."

Fri, Feb 19, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Make a smoothie by mixing up milk and fruit with a blender.

Sat, Feb 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
On March 1, 1894, two African American men broke into a home in rural Franklin Park, and murdered a white woman and her daughter before her husband fought and killed the attackers.

Mon, Feb 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Test your romantic movie knowledge in this team based trivia challenge.

Mon, Feb 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Families work together to answer heart themed trivia questions. How many can you answer correctly?

Mon, Feb 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
You Can’t Hide the Past... A disturbing piece of art is found in an NJ primary school. A group of student filmmakers tries to solve the mystery of its origins how it endured for almost forty years.

Tue, Feb 23, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Learn about the poignant events and notable names of the Civil Rights Movement in this powerful production.

Tue, Feb 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
En esta clase les mostraremos paso a paso, como acceder a nuestro recurso en línea para aprendizaje de idiomas Mango.

Tue, Feb 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Discover how to paint with watercolors step-by-step.

Wed, Feb 24, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Connect with New York Times best-selling children's and young adult author Gordon Korman.

Wed, Feb 24, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program Room
Discover how to draw animals.

Thu, Feb 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Pr. Williams will discuss the life and legacy of John Lewis, who left the world in the midst of the dueling pandemics of COVID19 and white supremacy.

Fri, Feb 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Set during the darkest days of the American Revolution, "The Turncoat’s Widow" is a historical mystery that tells the fictional story of General Washington’s most reluctant spy.

Fri, Feb 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Explore From Home - Virtual Program
Learn to budget your money by taking part in a "what-if" shopping scenario.