Thursday, January 23, 2014

Save the date!




The greater Rochester Teen Book Festival will be Saturday, May 17th 2014 at Nazareth College!

Visit www.teenbookfestival.org for more information.

Friday, December 20, 2013

Great Reads for Christmas Break!

Looking for some great books to  read over Christmas break? Here are some favorite titles
from 2013 that you may have missed...

The Dream Thieves (sequel to Raven Boys) by Maggie Stiefvater (Fantasy)

Cinder (and others in the Lunar Chronicles series) by Marissa Meyer (Science fiction)

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo (Fantasy)

Code Name Verity and Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein (Historical fiction)


Fangirl and Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell (Realistic fiction)

Sever (book three in the Chemical Garden series) by Lauren DeStefano (Science fiction)

How to Lead a Life of Crime by Kristin Miller. 

Hattie Ever After by Kirby Larson (Historical fiction)








Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Teen Summer Reading Competition

 


What books are you enjoying this summer?
What books would you recommend to other area teens?

For each book that you read this summer stop by the teen area at the library and fill out a teen review/recommendation form. Return the forms to the "Beneath the Surface" jug located in the YA/Teen area.

Each week at least two review/recommendation forms will be drawn and prizes will be given. Let us know what books you loved and hated. Read a lot or read a little. You could win either way!

Prizes include movie theater tickets, iTunes gift cards,
cell phone holders, and more!


Tuesday, May 21, 2013

New for Teens!

Summer Theatre Workshop
Mondays 10:00-12:00pm
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and August 5

For teens entering 7th-9th grades

This workshop is destined to introduce and expand the skill-sets utilized in the world of live theatre and musical theatre. Instructor Krista Benson (Masters of Music in Musical Theatre from the Boston Conservatory) will be providing instruction on audition prep, selecting the "right" song, the importance of improv, proper breathing, utilizing resonance, and much more.

The workshop is FREE but limited to 15 participants. Registration begins June 1st. Please call Wadsworth Library at (585) 243-0440 to reserve your spot! 

Sponsored by the Friends of Wadsworth Library


Wednesday, May 15, 2013

It's almost here!


It's the 8th Annual Greater Rochester
Teen Book Festival! 
Saturday, May 18, 2013
8:45 am - 5:00 pm 
Nazareth College
4245 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
www.teenbookfestival.org
Thanks to their sponsoring partners TBF is FREE to attend!

Thursday, April 25, 2013

New Releases!

Don't miss the next book in these exciting series!