Teen Programs












MANGA INKING CLASS - Friday, January 21, at 7 pm

Roseland teens in grades 6 to 12 who love Manga - learn how to ink your Manga cartoons like a pro during this Zoom class led by Carlos Nietto III, who has worked as a cartoonist for The Simpsons and has taught an anime art class at our library. Join us at the library and follow the class live on our new teen screen or connect to Zoom from your home. Limited to 15 participants - RSVP ON LIBRARY WEBSITE


January's Teen Mystery Box is a companion to our Manga Inking Class led by Carlos Nietto III on Friday, January 21. Reserve your box on the library website and pick it up on the 21st during our regular hours. Limited to 15 - open to Roseland teens in grades 6-12. RESERVE YOUR BOX HERE

CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION - Sunday, January 30, 12-2 pm


Our Exploring Cultures series takes a closer look at different traditions from around the world. This month, we are welcoming the Year of the Tiger with a community event that will include crafts, Chinese-themed story times, authentic Chinese snacks, and more! We are still seeking volunteers of all ages - do you know any performance groups or anything else related to Chinese culture that we can share as part of this event? Contact Lauren Seiner at laurenroselandlibrary@gmail.com.



Our newly remodeled Teen Area is the perfect place for young adults to read, relax, study, and work on projects! TAKE A LOOK HERE and visit us soon! 


AFRICAN CLAY MASK WORKSHOP - Friday, February 4, at 7 pm

Observe Black History Month by discovering more about West African culture! Learn more about the history and significance of clay masks and make your own. Worskhop will also include African storytelling, music, dance and more. RSVP REQUIRED - limited to 20 participants ages 8+. PLEASE NOTE: To help defray the cost of materials, we ask non-Roseland residents to pay $10 on the evening of the workshop. RSVP HERE

TEEN ADVISORY GROUP MEETING - Friday, February 11, at 7:30 pm

Teens, you can make a difference in the library! Join our Teen Advisory Group and work with your peers to help us come up with more ideas of what you'd like to see at the library. Open to students in grades 6+ All teens must wear masks during the meeting. RSVP HERE Be sure to stick around for our Anime Club meeting immediately following the meeting, starting at 8 pm.

TEEN ANIME CLUB - Friday, February 11, at 8 pm


Relax with friends after a busy week at school by watching Anime movies and enjoying some Japanese snacks! Open to teens in grades 6 and up. Masks required. Limited seating - RSVP HERE

TEEN GAME NIGHT - Friday, February 25, at 7:30-8:30 pm

Bring on the weekend with a fun-filled game night! Please bring your iPad or phone to follow along. For teens in grades 6 and up. Masks required. Limited seating - RSVP HERE