Wednesday, December 27, 2006

Pizza & Pages
Monday, January 22
6 PM
It's a new year and that means it's a new list of books for Pizza & Pages, Wood Library's Teen Book Discussion Group! Pizza & Pages meets every third Monday of every month (with some exceptions) at 6 PM. You bring the discussion and I'll bring the pizza and soda pop!

The books have been selected for the next six months:

January 22
The Thief of Always by Clive Barker

February 12
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

March 19
The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak

April 16
Bloomability by Sharon Creech

May 21
Ida B. by Katherine Hannigan

June 18
The Tale of Despereaux by Katie DiCamillo

Anime Club
Thursday, January 18
6-8 PM

Drop in and watch one of Anime's top selling movies - Fullmetal Alchemist The Movie: The Conqueror of Shamballa on Thursday, January 18 from 6-8 PM at Wood Library. Recommended for ages 13 and up. As always, snacks provided.
Teen Nite
Thursday, January 11
7-8 PM

Get out of the cold and into Wood Library where the drinks are hot, the video games are fired up, the web is ready for surfing, and the action never stops - all at Teen Nite (formerly known as the Teen Cafe). Bring yourself and some friends to Wood Library's Teen Nite on Thursday, January 11 from 7-8 PM. Have a new board game or video game you want to try out? Bring it! Snacks are provided, but also appreciated! See you at the next Teen Nite!

Tuesday, December 19, 2006

Happy Holidays!
Happy Holidays to everyone from Wood Library!
Remember, while you are shopping, you can give to Wood Library too by clicking on our link on our homepage. You can also give the gift of fine-free status to that someone special by donating $50 to the library. Nothing says Happy Holidays than a gift that gives twice!

Friday, December 15, 2006

2006 is drawing to a close and Wood Library has certainly been THE place to be for teens! Through programs, contests, presentations, and class visits, Wood Library has been there for
1, 971 teens! A special thank you to everyone who visits Wood Library whether it be to take out books, work on homework assignments, attend programs, or volunteer. Thanks!

Where are the Anime DVDs?! Don't panic! The Anime DVDs have been moved from the general DVD collection to the Teen Lounge. You can spot them more easily and they are located below the Video Game and Music Collections. Keep your eyes Anime will be arriving shortly! Do you have suggestions? Let me know!

Friday, December 08, 2006

1st Annual Teen Bake-Off
Saturday, January 20, 12-2 PM
Think you're THE best baker in town? Proving it won't be as easy as pie! Put your baking skills to the test and showcase your culinary talents at Wood Library's 1st Annual Teen Bake-Off. What do you need to do? Choose the ultimate recipe, register at Wood Library, bake the best darn pie that Canandaigua has ever tasted, and bring it with you along with the recipe* on Saturday, January 20. Judges from the Rose Corner Bakery, Wegmans Bakery, and the New York State Wine and Culinary Center will be on hand to sample the pies and decide who should be crowned Canandaigua's Best Teen Baker for 2007. Besides bragging rights, winners will also receive great prizes to further their culinary skills - 1st Place Winner will receive a $50 Gift Card to Le Gourmet Chef, 2nd Place will receive a $25 Gift Card to Wegmans, and 3rd Place will receive a $15 Gift Certificate to the Rose Corner Bakery.
*Recipes will later be shared to help raise money for Wood Library.
A special thanks to the Rose Corner Bakery and Wegmans for graciously donating the prizes.