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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).


Current Events

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


Gravestone Rubbing for Teens

Saturday, October 22 at 3:00; registration required.  For information on registration, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   All teens must have a permission slip signed by a parent or guardian prior to the day of the program. 

Learn to transfer images from gravestones to paper at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Wilmette! 


Monthly DIY Grab and Go Box

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.  

Coloring Books
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! 

 Watercolor Card

Book Clubs and Lists

     Reading Lists

          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.


Questions? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., High School and Adult Librarian!


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