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This event is in the "Teen" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person, Reading Club
Event Details:

Children from birth to finishing grade 12 may register in person or online through Beanstack.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Perler Bead Creations

All Day 7/22 - 7/27
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Event Details:

Create with perler beads.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Learning the Power of Poetry with Bestselling Author Elizabeth Acevedo

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Author Event, Community Service, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Author Event, Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Join us and learn about the power of poetry with Elizabeth Acevedo!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

LEGO Buddies

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Community Service, In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Volunteer in our LEGO Club to help littles build their creations. Participants will earn 1 hour of community service.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Shots for Tots

11:00am - 3:00pm
In-Person, Outreach
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Craft Room
Age Group: All Ages, Family, Children, Teen, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: In-Person, Outreach
Event Details:

In addition to childhood vaccinations, The Suffolk County Department of Health will offer COVID vaccinations for all approved ages.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Artistic Honor- Teens Painting Patriotic Pillowcases

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Art, Community Service, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Art, Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:

Teens are invited to Pain Patriotic Pillowcases for an hour of community service! We are inviting teens to join us at the library to paint beautiful designs on pillowcases as a way to say 'thank you' to our veterans.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Murder Mystery Party

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:

Do you have what it takes to solve the mysterious muder at the movie theater?  Pizza will be served! Please note this is an after hours event for teens in grades 6th-12th!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tabletop Thursdays

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

Live action role playing tabletop games for those who love Dungeons and Dragons. From Fantasy to Mystery games.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Los padres que tienen hijos con discapacidad o alguna necesidad especial se benefician del apoyo que les brindan otros que han tenido la misma experiencia.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

DIY Buttons and Locker Magnets

All Day 7/29 - 8/3
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Event Details:

Use the button maker to create your own buttons or magnets.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Graphic Novels are Life! Telling Your Own Story in a Graphic Novel with Dan Santat

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Author Event, Community Service, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Author Event, Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Join this year’s winner of the National Book Award for Young People's Literature, Dan Santat, as he inspires tweens and teens to tell their own stories through graphic novels.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Cash Flow and Budgeting With Chase Bank

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Service, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:

Learn the purpose and value of budgeting and the different categories in a budget. Create your own budget accounting for income, expenses, and unexpected scenarios. Participants will earn one hour of community service.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual Reality Gaming

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Gaming, In-Person, Technology
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Gaming, In-Person, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Jump into a whole new reality! Come try out our library of VR games.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Solar-Powered Lighthouses

All Day 8/5 - 8/10
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Event Details:

Light up a garden or a bedroom with your own little lighthouse!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

LEGO Buddies

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Community Service, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Volunteer in our LEGO Club to help littles build their creations. Participants will earn 1 hour of community service.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Art, Crafts, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Art, Crafts, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Get ready for an amazing school year by decorating a mirror for your locker filled with personalized uplifting messages to celebrate YOU!

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Choose Your Own Adventure: A Pirate’s Pleasure

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Games and Recreation, In-Person
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Teen Loft
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games and Recreation, In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Avast! Be ye brave and cunning enough to join our pirate crew? Then prepare for a tale of gold, glory, and epic romance, where YOU decide what happens next. Be sure to come dressed in yer finest pirate garb.

This event is in the "Teen" group.

Mermaid and Pirate Portraits Volunteers

10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Service, In-Person, Technology
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Community Service, In-Person, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:

Help our librarians with our Mermaid and Pirate Portraits using our Green Screen.  Participants will earn two hours of community service.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tides and Treasures

10:30am - 10:45am
In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Ahoy, Mateys and Mermaids!

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tides and Treasures

10:45am - 11:00am
In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Ahoy, Mateys and Mermaids!

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tides and Treasures

11:00am - 11:15am
In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Ahoy, Mateys and Mermaids!

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tides and Treasures

11:15am - 11:30am
In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Ahoy, Mateys and Mermaids!

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tides and Treasures

11:30am - 11:45am
In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Ahoy, Mateys and Mermaids!

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Tides and Treasures

11:45am - 12:00pm
In-Person
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverhead Free Library
Room: Children's Programming Room
Age Group: Family, Children, Teen
Program Type: In-Person
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

For Families with Children of all ages. Ahoy, Mateys and Mermaids!