December Teen Writer’s Block

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12

This month’s theme is: REIMAGINING FAIRYTALES

Let’s share our favorite fairytale retellings and create a group story of our own!

This meeting will be held via Google Meet.

Sign up required. Please use an email someone checks. You will receive the Google Meet link when registering and a reminder with the link the day before the program.

This group is for teen writers looking to find other teens with the same interest. Juliana Spink Mills, a wonderfully talented  local science-fiction and fantasy author runs this group.  If you have a short piece of work that you want to share, and which gives us a window to one of your worlds, bring it along!

December Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books and share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading.

Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

What is this month’s theme?

December is Fairy Tales!

This program is for teens in Grades 7-12

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read. You are also welcome to just listen in.

November Teen Writer’s Block

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12

This month’s theme is: SHARING AND FEEDBACK

Bring a story you’re working on and share a page or two; get feedback from the group. (You can just listen and help with feedback if you prefer.)

This meeting will be held via Google Meet.

Sign up required. Please use an email someone checks. You will receive the Google Meet link when registering and a reminder with the link the day before the program.

This group is for teen writers looking to find other teens with the same interest. Juliana Spink Mills, a wonderfully talented  local science-fiction and fantasy author runs this group.  If you have a short piece of work that you want to share, and which gives us a window to one of your worlds, bring it along!

 

Click here to sign up for Wed. 10/14, 4-5 PM Teen Writer’s Block!

Click here to sign up for Wed. 12/16, 4-5 PM Teen Writer’s Block!

Teen Book Talk Tuesday 11/10

Want to hear about some good books and share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading.

Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

What is this month’s theme? GRAPHIC NOVELS!

This program is for teens in Grades 7-12

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read. You are also welcome to just listen in.

Once you register, you will get a confirmation email with the program link. The link will be sent out again the day of the program.

October Teen Writer’s Block

Open to teens entering Grades 7-12

This month’s theme is: CHARACTERS

Bring some of the characters you’ve created to share with the group, and let’s share tips for imagining characters.

This meeting will be held via Google Meet.

Sign up required. Please use an email someone checks. You will receive the Google Meet link when registering and a reminder with the link the day before the program.

This group is for teen writers looking to find other teens with the same interest. Juliana Spink Mills, a wonderfully talented  local science-fiction and fantasy author runs this group.  If you have a short piece of work that you want to share, and which gives us a window to one of your worlds, bring it along!

Click here to sign up for Wed. 11/11, 4-5 PM Teen Writer’s Block!

Click here to sign up for Wed. 12/16, 4-5 PM Teen Writer’s Block!

 

Teen Book Talk Tuesday 9/8: Back to School…with a twist

Want to hear about some good books and share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading.

Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

What is this month’s theme? BACK TO SCHOOL STORIES…WITH A TWIST

For teens in Grades 7-12

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

Once you register, you will get a confirmation email with the program link. The link will be sent out again the day of the program.

 

August 18th Teen Book Talk Tuesday: Dark Fantasy books & LGBTQ+ titles!

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

8/18: Dark Fantasy books & LGBTQ+ titles!

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/7 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 7/21 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/4 Teen Book Talk

August 11th (reschedule from 8/4) Teen Book Talk Tuesday: Mysteries, Riddles, Puzzles!

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do? Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

Newly rescheduled date: is Tues. 8/11, from 4:30-5:30 PM 8/4: Mysteries, Riddles, and Puzzles

8/18: Dark Fantasy books & LGBTQ+ titles!

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

 

Click here to sign up for 8/18 Teen Book Talk

July 21st Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

7/21 theme: Superheroes with a twist

8/4: TBD

8/18: TBD

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/7 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/4 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/18 Teen Book Talk

July 7th Teen Book Talk Tuesday

Want to hear about some good books? Want to share what you’re reading?
Sign up to share what you’re reading and hear what other teens are reading. Miss Marisa will book talk some of her favorite books available via Hoopla and Overdrive too!

For teens entering Grades 7-12, and Class of 2020 Seniors!

What will we do?
Each teen can briefly talk and share about a book they are reading or have recently read.

7/7 theme: EVIL ROYALS

7/21 theme: Superheroes with a twist

8/4: TBD

8/18: TBD

When will this happen?
Two Tuesdays a month in  July and August from 4-5 PM on Tues. 7/7 and 7/21, and Tues. 8/5 and 8/18.

Sign up separately for each program you want to attend.

How do I sign up?
Register with an email address someone regularly checks (no school email addresses, ex. @avon.k12.ct.us emails) and you will receive an email with a code to join the Google Meet event the morning of the Tuesday program.

Please click on the link between 3:55-4:05 PM.

 

Click here to sign up for 7/21 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/4 Teen Book Talk

Click here to sign up for 8/18 Teen Book Talk