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Teen Volunteer Opportunities

Teens Teach - teach a skill, get volunteer hours!
We are interested in hosting you and your skill as a tutorial on our website! If you are good at magic, gardening, playing an instrument, knitting, sewing, etc. and would like to create an online tutorial, click here to fill out the form!  (For Piscataway residents only)
 
School Year Teen Volunteers 
We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-2017 School Year Volunteer Program.

Teen Events

Google Science : Conductivity Explorer


02/28/2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Using our Google Science kits, we will continue to explore and test the world around us. This sesssions activity is Conductivity Explorer. In this activity, we will test various materials, objects and substances and measure their conductive properties with our Google Science mobile phones.

This program is for those in grades 5-12

Please register by visiting or calling the Kennedy Library at 732-463-1633 x6. Registration is limited to 10 participants.


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NEW DATE - Beeswax Sushi Candles


03/02/2017 -
3:15pm to 4:00pm

Make your own personalized candles that look like sushi! 


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No-Sew Emoji Pillows


03/08/2017 -
3:15pm to 4:00pm

Make quick and easy pillows that are not only comfy, but fun to look at! No sewing experience required.


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Teen Advisory Board (TAB)


03/08/2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Looking for community service opportunities? Join TAB and make a real difference in your community. 


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Google Science : Door Monitor


03/14/2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Using our Google Science kits, we will continue to explore and test the world around us. This sesssions activity is Door Monitor.  In this activity, we will build a holder and accessories for your Google Science phone to turn it into a system capable of tracking how many times people enter and exit a door.

This program is for those in grades 5-12

Please register by visiting or calling the Kennedy Library at 732-463-1633 x6. Registration is limited to 10 participants.


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Belly Dancing!


03/14/2017 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm

Enjoy a fun evening of shaking and shimmying! Open to teens (Grades 9-12) and adults. Register at the Westergard Library Information Desk or by calling 732-752-1166x6.


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Create with Clay


03/22/2017 -
3:15pm to 4:00pm

Sculpt like a pro using air dry clay, beads, feathers, paint, and gemstones.


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Cereal Art Contest


03/23/2017 -
3:15pm to 4:00pm

Create works of art using cereal, paper, and your imagination! You might even win a prize!


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Novel Engineering: The Giver


03/30/2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Novel Engineering combines engineering with literacy! Imagine that you live in a perfect society that has eliminated pain and strife, like Jonas. With this utopia as your setting, you will be tasked with designing a creative solution for problem presented in the book. We will provide the problem and supplies, you provide the skills and imagination!

 

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Build It Better


04/01/2017 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

The Build It Better Design Challenge will be a one-day startup competition that exposes high school students to the basic skills of entrepreneurship. 

Participating students will be divided into teams, and local experts will guide the teams through essential stages, including planning, designing, building, and marketing. Final products will be evaluated by a panel of judges, and the members of the winning team will each receive a $100 scholarship. 

Build It Better Design Challenge is open to Piscataway resident high school students in grades 9-12. Registration is limited to 25 participants. Please register online or by calling 732-463-1633 ext 6. Lunch will be provided for participants at this all-day event.


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