See the Teen Calendar for specific dates and times.
Teen Advisory Group (13-18 years)
TAG is a group of enthusiastic teens that plans future teen events, recommends new YA books, and gives suggestions for teen services. Applications for new members will be available in August.
Teen DIY (12-18 years)
Teens explore their crafty side at this monthly program. Past activities have ranged from art workshops to wood burning to cupcake decorating.
Awesome Occupations (10 years & up)
Each month, a special guest speaker visits the library to speak about their exciting job. Learn about what a career is really like and what kind of training or education is required. Past speakers have included an author, video game designer, chef, paleontologist, and computer programmer.
Girls Who Code Club (Grades 6-12)
Girls Who Code is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the gender gap in technology. The Friends of the Library sponsors a club at the library for students in grades 6-12. Club members learn how to code at their own pace in a comfortable environment. They put their coding skills by completing a group impact project to solve a community problem.
Registration for the 2016-2017 school year is closed, but information about next year's club will be available in August 2017.
Teen Nights (12-18 years)
Teen Nights are special events just for teens. Past events have included video game tournaments, movie nights, book release parties, and scavenger hunts.
Held in early March, the Teen Job Pfair is a great opportunity for teens to meet prospective employers.
Teen Tech Week is when libraries make the time to showcase all of the great digital resources and services that are available to help teens succeed in school and prepare for college and 21st century careers. Teen Tech Week takes place during Spring Break.
Teen After-Hours Party
Teens celebrate the end of Summer Reading Program with a special teen-only event held after the library closes.
In September, we invite artists, authors, and voice actors to take part in Q&A panels and book signings. Activities include gaming, comic- and manga-related crafts and a cosplay contest for all ages.
Celebrate all things Star Wars and the joy of reading at this all ages event held in early October.
Teens geek out over books and reading with book-related activities and crafts for a week in October.