There are lots of in-Library activities and events happening in and around the Teen Room. Check back for upcoming info on reading lists, movies, books, and all that is sprouting from the Teen Room (don't forget to check the Teen Events page).
At this first meeting of the school year, we'll eat pizza, talk about upcoming programing and play a fun "getting to know you" game to warm everyone up. Are you a weird outcast with crazy ideas? Then we want you! We are, too!
Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 7 - 8 PM
Learn to transfer images from gravestones to paper at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Wilmette!
Coloring Books for Stress Relief
Studies increasingly show that coloring is great for stress reduction in teenagers! Visit the Teen Room and color your stress away.
DIY Greeting Cards
Visit the Teen Room and grab your bag filled with a blank card, wax crayon and watercolor palette. Complete at the Library to bring home-the contents are yours to keep! Create your own greeting card by drawing with the wax crayon, paint over it with the watercolors and the drawing will appear as the paint dries!
YALSA Alex Awards-Written for and by adults, with special appeal to Teens
Printz Award Winners-Excellence in young adult literature
Banned Books-The most frequently banned or challenged books
Abraham Lincoln Award-Sponsored by the Illinois School Library Media Association to promote lifelong readers.