Young adults invited to library events
Updated 8:55 pm, Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The New Milford Public Library on Main Street will offer a variety of offerings for young adults.
"Spark a Reaction," the library's teen and tween summer program, runs through Aug. 8.
Special Way Out Wednesday (WOW!) programs will include a Monopoly tournament July 16 at 2 p.m.; a Zentangle workshop with Zentangle master Kathy Philips July 23 at 4 p.m.; "Mythbusters: Myth or Fiction?," July 30 at 6 p.m.; and "Is there Water on Zork?," Aug. 6 at a time to be announced.
Registration is required.
A photography contest for students in fifth through 12th grades will run through Aug. 8.
Photographs for submission must use the theme "Spark a Reaction," measure 8 x 10 inches and be 100 percent original in concept and design.
Artists may submit one photo; a submission form is required.
Entries will be displayed in the "Land of YA" department at the library.
Winners will be determined by popular vote, and prizes will be given.
Teens and tweens are invited to participate in the Raspberry Pi Club with Larry Immohr, who will introduce participants to Scratch and Python on Raspberry Pi, a credit-card sized single-board computer.
Scratch is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.
The program will next meet July 17, 24 and 31 at 6 p.m.
Actors and participants for a young adult summer murder mystery, to be Aug. 5 at 6 p.m. at the library, are sought.
For more information about any program, call 860-355-1191.