Register at the Teen Service Desk
All programs are free!
Registration may be required.
** Registration for Fall Programming begins Wednesday, September 1. Please sign up online.
Please note: Due to Covid-19, space for programs is very limited. Be sure to register for any programs that require it.
Registration Required Programs
Friday, October 15
Join us for a hauntingly fun time as we welcome back lock-ins! There will be Haunted Gingerbread Houses, button making, games, a costume contest, and more! Don't forget Hide and Seek in the dark! Snacks will be pizza, cider, and donuts.
You MUST register to attend. Parent-signed permission slip required.
Tuesday, September 21
Show off your talent as we take old paintings and add our own spin!
Tuesday, October 19
Our popular mystery program returns! Can you crack the case of the missing necklace?
Ojo de Dios
Tuesday, November 16
Learn how to make this traditional Mexican craft.
Teen Drop-In Programs
No need to sign up; just show up!
Make and Take Saturdays
Saturdays September 4, October 2, and November 6
Stop by the Teen Department and pick up a craft kit to take home and do whenever (while supplies last). All kits will include instructions and the supplies you'll need to get started.
September 11: Pineapple Suncatcher
October 2: Candy Sushi
November 6: Movember Mustache
Saturday, October 30
It's... ALIVE! Drop in and create a creepy new toy from pieces of old ones. The weirder, the better! We'll have all of the supplies. Just bring your twisted imagination!
September and October
All Month Long
You loved our Summer Reading Name Generator Wall. Now see what the Teen Department has in store for fall!
September: Ahoy! Discover your Pirate Name with our Pirate Name Generator.
October: What to creep out your friends or Teen Librarian? Try our Ominous Sentiment Generator. Why? Because "the eyes are not what they seem. Look away. They too, have teeth!"
Contests (Win Stuff!)
Find the Pirate Treasure
September- All Month Long
Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day (September 19) all month long. We've hidden Pirate Treasure all over the Teen Area. Find one and exchange it for a prize at the Teen Desk.
Sugar Skull Coloring Contest
October- All Month Long
Stop by the Teen Desk throughout October and request a Sugar Skull coloring sheet. Turn it in by Saturday, October 30 for a chance to WIN! Entries will be displayed in the Teen Area and judged by Library Staff.
Check out some of our reading lists!
Teen Book ReviewsYou know that book you just finished? You may have totally loved it. Or, you may have absolutely hated it. Now's your chance to recommend it to the world - or warn others to stay far away!
Stop by the Teen Desk and pick up a Teen Book review form, or find one on the displays in the Teen area. We post the best reviews on our Teen Blog.
We want you to tell us what you want from your Teen Department!
Bring us your suggestions for books, movies, and music we should have. Tell us what programs you would like to attend. If you want to help plan behind the scenes, join TAB and get involved! This is your chance to make a difference in your library.
Call the Teen Desk 248-628-3034 to find out more.