Teen Department

Teen Department


A wide variety of services are available through the Teen Services Department to help students in Grades 7-12 meet their unique educational, informational, and recreational needs. Materials, including fiction and nonfiction books, graphic novels and manga, DVDs, and audiobooks are selected specifically for teens.

Westchester Youth Covid Retrospective: A Documentary
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 3:45 pm
The Library and the Port Chester Youth Bureau present a screening via Zoom of this moving film featuring teens from Port Chester, Greenburgh, White Plains and Yonkers discussing and expressing via the arts their reactions to the Covid pandemic. Free counselors will be present for those who may benefit from speaking to one during and immediately after the film.

Register here.

You Picasso Winter Wonderland Scene 
Thursday, December 8th
3:30pm-4:30pm via Zoom

Create a drawing of a winter landscape using a crayon wax resist technique. Color mixing will be introduced with both crayons and paint, and the basic composition of a landscape drawing will be explored.


Art Materials Needed:
● Wax crayons in a variety of colors
● Watercolor or water-based paint
● Light paper
● Large brush
● Container of water
● Paper towels
● Small plate for color mixing
● Newspaper or table covering recommended


Sign up in person or by phone at (914) 939-6710 press 3 or by email here.

Tutor.com offers live online chat and email support for learners of all ages. You can check a homework question, send in an essay for review, prepare for a test, and even have a cover letter or resumé checked. Hay tutores que hablan español.

HSE Connect helps teens and adults get their high school equivalency diploma. Attend an information session to learn about the three paths to a diploma and the resources for study – from local classes to online courses.

More information is available here.

Email outreach@wlsmail.org or call 914-231-3264.

New York State DMV Practice Tests offers free New York State Driver Permit practice tests and driver handbooks. Use to study for your license or get a refresher on the rules of the road.

¿Habla español? Vaya al sitio web y selecciona la pestaña “en español” a la derecha para estudiar para el examen de manejo.

University of Fashion gives you expert-led video tutorials that guide you in applying creative and critical thinking skills to fashion design, pattern making, and practical sewing projects. Note: A library card is required for home access.