GROTON, Conn. — Check out the Groton Public Library’s events for teens entering grades 6-12. Join us for art projects, gaming, and more! For more information, call Jessa Franco at (860) 441-6750.

Queer Lit

Join us at the Groton Public Library for a teen book club that celebrates the LGBTQIA+ community, Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to take part in the conversation as we read books by and about queer people. We will be discussing “Symptoms of Being Human” by Jeff Garvin. Copies of next month’s book selection will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. This event is hosted in partnership with OutCT of New London County.

Space Sorbet and Edible Constellations

Let’s eat like astronauts at the Groton Public Library by making space sorbet and constellation snacks, Aug. 9 at 3 p.m. All supplies will be provided. Contact Jessa Franco at jfranco@groton-ct.gov with any concerns regarding allergies.

Teen Volunteer Party

The Groton Public Library is excited to celebrate our amazing teen volunteers with a party, Aug. 16 at 3:30 p.m. Join us for food and fun as we relax after a summer of hard work. You must have volunteered at least once this summer to attend. Contact Jessa Franco at jfranco@groton-ct.gov for more details.

Nutmeg Book Club

Join us at the Groton Public Library for a discussion of the Teen Nutmeg Award Nominee “Nimona” by Noelle Stevenson, Aug. 20 at 6 p.m. Teens in grades 6-12 can chat about the book while enjoying pizza and other refreshments. Participating in the event will count towards the Fitch summer reading assignment of meeting with a book club. Copies of the book are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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