Commack Building Teen Programs

In-person, online and telephone registration for all March programs began on Monday, February 11.
Registration for April programs begins on March 11.
Registration is required unless otherwise noted.
Programs that require fees can be paid by credit card, cash, check or money order to The Smithtown Library.
Program fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Teen programs are open to those in grades 6-12 unless otherwise noted.


Wednesday, March 13 • 4:00-5:00pm
Spend an afternoon paired with a younger child for a seasonal art project.
 
Sun Wall Plaques
Thursday March 14• 7:00-8:00pm
Welcome spring and the return of sunny days with this beautiful sun that can be hung on a wall and enjoyed on even the gloomiest of days.
 
Chess Buddies Volunteers
Friday, March 15 • 4:00-5:00pm
Teach younger children how to play chess. You do not have to be a chess expert to volunteer but knowledge of the rules is required.
 
Cactus Necklaces
Tuesday, March 26 • 7:00-8:00pm
Create a new way to wear these adorable prickly plants. Teens will design and color a potted cactus using Shrinky Dinks that we will turn into a necklace.
 
Science Buddies Volunteers
Thursday, March 28 • 4:00-5:00pm
Join this innovative program which pairs teens and children to work with simple but awesome projects that explore science, engineering and math.
 
Seed Bombs
Tuesday, April 16 • 7:00-8:00 pm
Help the pollinators of the world by spreading tiny guerilla gardens. Using clay, compost and seeds will we make these portable seed bombs so you can create food sources of these important creatures.
 
Mosaic Butterfly Feeder
Tuesday, April 23 • 7:00-8:00pm
Learn the art of mosaic tiling by creating this butterfly feeder. Teens will plan out their design on paper then set the tiles in cement. The feeders will be ready for pick up beginning April 29.
 
Chess and Checkers Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, April 24 • 4:00-5:00pm
Teach younger children how to play chess and checkers. You do not have to be an expert to volunteer but knowledge of the rules is required.
 
Book Buddies Volunteers
Thursday, April 11, 4:00-5:00pm
Earn community service by reading to a younger book buddy. It is a rewarding experience that you won't want to miss.
 
Coding Buddies Volunteers
Wednesday, April 17 • 4:00-5:00pm
Volunteer to help a younger child with a coding activity.