Teen Services

2022 Winter Reading Program

  January 3-February 28, 2022 Don't get stuck in a dark world of snow and ice—journey into a brilliant winter with Reading Colors Your World, our 2022 Winter Reading Program! The program begins on Monday, January 3. Readers can choose to log online or offline. Track progress online with Beanstack, a fun, free, easy-to-use online… [...]

High School Exam Study Nights

Tuesday, December 14; Wednesday, December 15; Thursday, December 16 5-10 pm • For high school students • Masks required It’s that time of year again—final exams are here! Study with free Wi-Fi, snacks, and therapy dogs at the library! We're open until 10 pm so you can stay later. Therapy dog visits from 7-8 pm;… [...]

Thanksgiving Craft Open House

Friday, November 19 OR Saturday, November 20 2-4 pm • All ages • In person at the library • Masks required  Celebrate Thanksgiving with a Harvest Corn craft! Young children will need adult help. Registration is not required, but supplies are limited. [...]

Pop-Up Library Event & Schedule!

This summer, the library is coming to a park near you! Join us for grab & go crafts, giveaways, activities, and maybe even a storytime! Where will the library pop-up this summer? Check out our schedule and locations below. Pop-Up Libraries are weather dependent. If it rains, the Pop-Up Library will not be held. Please call (630) 834-1164… [...]

Let the Book Bracket Battles Begin!

This event is for all ages! Which book will win it all? Follow our website and social media accounts for updated information on how to vote for your favorite books. Keep reading below to see what books were nominated by the community! Here is a list of the books for our Book Bracket Battles. Click here… [...]

Staff Picks of 2020!

Introducing the Staff Picks of 2020! Scroll through to see recommendations for a variety of materials! Clicking on each picture will take you to more information on the title.   [...]

Snowy Cabin Escape – a digital escape room

You've taken shelter from a terrible snowstorm, and find yourself in a cabin with no way out except for a mysterious door covered in locks...do you have what it takes to figure out the clues and escape? Patrons of all ages are invited to try this digital escape room. Escape using clues hidden around the… [...]

Thanksgiving Craft Open House

Friday, November 20 OR Monday, November 23 2 pm • All ages • Online program Celebrate Thanksgiving with a craft! Young children will need some adult help. Information about how to access the online program will be sent via email shortly before the program begins. Please click on the day of the week above to register… [...]

Teen Writing Contest: Short Stories!

Celebrate NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) by joining our writing contest! Short story submissions will be accepted November 1st-30th. The theme is: WINTER. You are encouraged to interpret this in any way you wish. Be creative and express your ideas! Winners will be announced Monday, December 14th. The following prizes will be awarded: 1st place:… [...]