Teen Programs

comic book style "POW" with text graphic novel contest may 1st - june 5th

Boom! Pow! Doki-Doki!

Are you an aspiring comic creator? Want to brag to your friends? Show us what you’ve got! 

Submit your comic art between May 1 and June 5
Winners will be announced June 10!

Learn more about the graphic novel contest and related programs.

Animation Creation Club

Movie Clacker with clay creature and text animation creation club

Animation Creation Club

Know someone that is curious about animation? Learn how to make and share creative short videos using paper, lego bricks, clay and toys! The library will provide recording video-recording equipment but we would like to encourage children to bring in a smartphone if they have one.  

Main Library Meeting Room  3:30pm - 4:30pm 
Second Tuesday of the Month
(March 8th, April 12th, June 14th, July 12th, August 9th)

The intended audience for this program is children in grades K-12th. 
Children are welcome to be accompanied by an adult and/or friend.

Teen Take Home Kits

Text on paper background Teen take home kits

Teen Take Home Kits

Attention Watsonville Teens (ages 13 & up) ~ Watsonville Public Library will be offering monthly take-home kits that come with fun activities for you to do at home. 

Kits will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis, and can be picked up at our Main Branch and Freedom Branch.

February 2022: Friendship
March 2022: Fitness
April 2022: Healthy Eating
May 2022: Mindfulness

Teen Zone

Images of various board and table top games and words Teen Zone

Teen Zone

Attention all teens (for ages 13-18) ~ Teen Zone is a place to hangout, relax, and play games with friends in a safe and fun environment! The Library has a variety of board games and video games, as well as crafts and access to top-notch tech. 

Teen Zone is a drop-in program.

Main Library Meeting Room 3-5pm 
Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month

For more information contact our Young Adult Librarian Jillian Wilson at 768-3414.

Photographs and videos may be taken at these events and may be used in marketing materials for library activities.