Are you interested in impacting library purchases, programs, and your community? Are you looking for community service hours? Teen Advisory Board might be just the group for you! TAB meets monthly (check the event calendar for exact dates) to discuss books and movies for purchase, library programming, and ideas for projects to improve the community. To get involved fill out this form and attend meetings! Please fill out the Google Form to let the Teen Librarian know what days work best for you to attend Teen Advisory Board meetings.
Do you or your child need help with schoolwork? Our teen volunteers are available to help! These tutoring services are available for free, just fill out this Google Form to get started. Are you a teen looking to volunteer tutoring services? Please contact the Teen Librarian.
Monthly Movie Nights in the Teen Center
New Releases and classic favorites on the screen in the Teen Center. You voted between The Batman (2021) and Bring It On for the January movie and The Batman won in a landslide! The Batman will play Wednesday January 25th at 5pm. Snacks will be provided, but feel free to bring your own. Check the Library's Calendar for details. For February Vacation week, the 1st 3 Teens to get a coverall will get to choose the movies (provided they are covered under our license). If no teens get a coverall, we have 3 backup movies chosen by the Teen Advisory Board!
Teen Crafts: There will be different craft projects every month, some self-directed projects running all month long. Check out the Event Calendar for details.
Teen Center Winter Bingo
Throughout the month of January, complete tasks on your BINGO card, available in the Teen Center. Once you hit BINGO, bring your sheet to the Teen Center to collect a prize! The first 3 teens to get a coverall will be able to choose one of the movies we play during February Vacation! Any task where the event already passed can be substituted for another task done twice or a new task decided by the participant and Teen Librarian. Call, email, or text for help!
Crafting Lotus Lanterns - Join us February 15th from 6-8pm to make Lotus Lanterns. Registration encouraged, there are 13 available spots!
Join us in the Teen Center to celebrate romantic and platonic love Thursday February 9th from 5-8 pm. We'll be listening to music, making cards, crafting duct tape roses, and having some snacks. Don't miss out on the fun!
Gay Straight Alliance Book Club! Are you a LGBTQIA+ teen looking to connect with other teens over some good books? Are you a straight ally who wants to learn about LGBTQIA+ issues through story? Join us! The first meeting is Wednesday February 22nd at 7pm. We will be discussing Cinderella Is Dead. You can grab a copy at the Circulation Desk, through Libby or the Palace Project!
Battlebots! - Join us March 29th at 6pm for Battlebots, presented by Mobile Quest S.T.E.M. Center! You'll use coding to control your robot and see if you can complete the task. Registration is required, so sign up now on the Event Calendar!