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Consent 101: A Workshop for Teens
Facilitated by trained outreach staff from New Hope 

In this workshop, New Hope educators will engage teen participants in a transformative conversation about consent, boundary-setting, and healthy communication in teen relationships. Students will be able to define consent and apply what they learn to hypothetical scenarios of teen relationships and sexual decision-making. Teen will leave this workshop having developed skills and language for having open, honest conversations about consent in their relationships.

When: Tuesday, April 16th @ 12:30 - 1:30 pm 
Where: Charlton Library, Community Meeting Room
Who: Teens in grades 8-12

Pizza & drinks will be provided!  Earn an hour of community service for attending!

Please sign up online HERE. 


Portrait Prep Workshop for Teens 
Best for grades 10-12

Tuesday, April 16th @ 6:30-7:30 pm
Adult Reading Area

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Join Stephanie from Creative Chaos Events for a fun night of tips
and tricks for a beautiful and stress-free portrait session.

  • Free wardrobe, makeup, and hairstyling advice from the pros! 
  • Door prizes, refreshments, & swag! 

Please register so we know how many to expect! 



Blackout Poetry Class Image result for blackout poetry

Thursday, April 18th @ 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Storytime Room

Learn how to make these amazing works of art and poetry! No writing or artistic skills 

For tweens & teens ages 9 - 18. No supplies needed, just bring yourself.

Register online. 


Friday, April 19th @ 11:00 - 12:30 

Expert banking professionals are teaming up with the Charlton Police Department to help your teen from becoming a victim of financial scams and fraud. Topics will also include the benefits of a savings account and how to start saving. Best for tweens and teens.

Pizza and refreshments will be served, so come hungry for food and knowledge! 

Please register so we know how much pizza to get!!

ALSO: Teens will earn community service hours for attending this event! 


Upcoming Meetings: 
Thursday, March 14th @ 3-4 pm in the Storytime Room
Thursday, April 11th @ 3-4 pm in the Storytime Room
Thursday, May 16th @ 3-4 pm in the Storytime Room
Register online through the Event Calendar

Earn volunteer hours for attending!

Join local instructor Linda Davis for Community Yoga at the Library on select evenings in Dexter Hall. All ages and levels welcome. Children ages 5 and under must have an adult helper at all times. Must bring your own yoga mats. 

Upcoming Dates: 
Thursday, January 24th @ 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, February 12th @ 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, March 19th @ 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, April 9th @ 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, May 21st @ 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, June 18th @ 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Please REGISTER online for each date through our Event Calendar.

Teen Volunteers

Interested in volunteering at the library? Click on Volunteer Opportunities on the left menu or click HERE to see how our teen volunteer program works.