The Young Adult room is located on the top floor of the Conant Public Library. Our collection is tailored towards teens and includes fiction, audiobooks, and graphic novels. Young Adult Non-fiction is located on the bottom floor of the library with the Adult Non-fiction collection.
For more information on Young Adult Services, please contact Alex Grebinar at 978-422-6409 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calling all future programmers! The Rhode Island Computer Museum is returning to the library to teach children ages 9 & up how to program a robot built using the Raspberry Pi computer! Participants will make the robot talk and move in remote control mode or as a drone, complete team coding challenges, and send the robot on an exploration mission! The class meets on Saturday, January 13th from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Conant Public Library. Registration is required.
Children of all ages are invited to participate in our Winter Reading Challenge! Starting on Monday, December 18th, pick up your BINGO card at the children’s desk and join us on a reading challenge to beat the winter doldrums. The challenge runs through Monday, February 26th. The Winter Reading Challenge is co-sponsored by the Worcester Railers and Wachusett Mountain Ski Area.
This program is FULL. Wait list is available. Craving something sweet? Children in grades 3 and up are invited to create a delicious winter no-bake dessert on Wednesday, December 20th at 4:00 pm. Registration is required.
The Conant Public Library will be hosting a cookbook club for youth in grades three and up on Thursday, December 28th at 2:00 pm. We will be making recipes from National Geographic's Kids Cookbook: A Year-Round Fun Food Adventure. Each participant chooses a different recipe from this colorful, fun cookbook, prepares the dish at home, and brings it with them to the library for an afternoon of delicious snacks and fun with other young chefs! Cookbooks are available at the library for checkout. Registration is required.
Children in grades 5 through 8 are invited to attend the next meeting of the Middle School Book Club! We will be reading Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick for the meeting on Wednesday, January 17th at 6:30 pm, which will include a book discussion and themed activity. Copies of the book are available at the library for checkout. Registration is required.