Location & Contact

Memorial Library

2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033





Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-9pm
Wed 12pm-9pm
Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 9am-5pm
Sun 1pm-5pm
(Closed Sun, mid-May – Labor Day)

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Teens Are A-RoundWelcome teen visitors! Since you’ve arrived here @ wtmlib.info, you know that you can visit us virtually as well as at our Main Street scene. You might be surprised, though, by all that there is for you here. So, as long as you’re here, take a look around …

Did you know that you can also visit us on Facebook? We look forward to your visits – in person, on Facebook and, here, on our web site!


Teen Scene

Upcoming Events / Services

Teen Cheer-copyright CSLPTeen Summer Reading Program 2016

On June 13, we will “Let the Games Begin” with our Welles-Turner Memorial Library Teen Summer Reading Program. Through August 11, teens will have the opportunity to win fun prizes just for letting us know what they’re reading. You’ll get a fabulous T-shirt after you read your first book and, every week that you read an additional book, you’ll be entered into a drawing to win one of several gift cards. At the end of the program, all participants will have the chance at some pretty exciting grand prizes. The books you read can be logged online at home or the library. Feel free to stop by the Reference Desk if you have any questions, and get ready to read like you’ve never read before!

A big thank you to the Friends of the Welles-Turner Memorial Library for their generosity in helping us fund the programs and prizes this summer.


Teen Yoga-copyright Piotr Marcinski/Fotolia.comTeen Yoga

Who: Teens entering grades 7-12

Place: Library's Friends Room

Teens, get ready to exercise your body and mind with yoga instructor Stacie Kaye. She will be teaching you traditional yoga postures as a way to build inner and outer strength and to increase your flexibility. Breath work and relaxation techniques will provide tools for calming the mind and body, both on and off the mat. Please bring your own mat or towel if possible - there will only be a few available to borrow. Space is limited, so register online by clicking on the desired date and time, above, or at the Reference Desk at 860-652-7720.


BurgerFest 2016

Who: Teens entering grades 7-12
When: Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time: 3pm
Place: Library's Friends Room

Chef Renee will be turning up the heat at the library for the ultimate burger throwdown. She will be demonstrating how to cook the perfect burger, and then we will be sampling and deciding which is the best out of five different kinds. You might just be surprised when you discover the ingredients of your favorite. There will be many different toppings and sauces available to help you create the definitive taste sensation. Space is limited, so register online or at the Reference Desk at 860-652-7720.


Henna Tattoos

Who: Teens entering grades 7-12
When: Monday, July 25, 2016
Time: 3pm
Place: Library's Friends Room

Jamilah from Henna Creations will be visiting the library to teach us all about the world of henna tattoos. Henna is a plant-based dye that temporarily stains the skin for 1-2 weeks. We will first learn about the history and origin of henna, which is used by many cultures around the world as a form of artistic expression, and then each participant will receive their very own tattoo. Space is limited, so register online or at the Reference Desk at 860-652-7720 starting June 27.


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102015 Teens' Top Ten Titles

The following article is from YALSA*

The results are in! YALSA has announced the official titles of the 2015 Teens’ Top Ten. Teens all over the world voted starting August 15 with voting lasting through Teen Read Week™ (October 18-24, 2015). Altogether, over 27,000 votes were cast for the 24 nominees.

The official 2015 Teens’ Top Ten titles are as follows:


The Shadow Throne by Jennifer A. Nielsen (Scholastic)


I Become Shadow by Joe Shine. (Soho Teen)


To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han. (Simon & Schuster)


My Life with the Walter Boys by Ali Novak. (Sourcebooks)


Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas. (Bloomsbury)


The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare. (Simon & Schuster/Margaret K. McElderry)


The Young Elites by Marie Lu. (Penguin/G.P. Putnam's Sons)


The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson. (Macmillan/ Henry Holt & Company)


Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson. (Simon & Schuster)


The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith. (Hachette/Poppy)


Video Play Button-Copyrighted ImageCheck out the video featuring 2015 Teen Read Week™ spokesperson, Bella Thorne!

Happy Reading!

For more information about Teen Read Week, click here.


*YALSA - Young Adult Library Services Association

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