Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Locker Decorations @ HP

July 27, 2015 by teenservices  
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Locker Decorations
Monday, August 17 . . .3-4pm
Hanover Park Branch Library
Deck out your locker at this fun make-it session. Personalize locker mirrors and more. Drop-in for teens 12-19.

CSI for Teens

July 23, 2015 by teenservices  
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Wednesday, August 12 . . . 7-8pm
Teen Place
Try to solve a missing persons crime! Sgt. Michael Black and Lt. Dave Case will explain how today’s crime scenes are really explored in this hands on program. Registration required for teens ages 12-19.
Register for CSI for teens

2015 Teen Film Fest

July 2, 2015 by teenservices  
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Teen Film Fest- submissions wanted!
June 1- September 30
Film fest screening: Wednesday, October 21. . . 7pm
Teen Place will be holding its 2nd annual film fest on Wednesday, October 21 and is looking for submissions by people ages 12-19. Categories include Comedy, Drama, Action, Horror, and Animation. Films must be 7 minutes or less, any [...]

Paper Towns Mystery Party

July 2, 2015 by teenservices  
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Tuesday, July 28 . . . 5-6pm
Teen Place
Do you like everything that is John Green? Celebrate the release of the newest book to movie adaptation of Paper Towns with a fun party, prizes, mystery trivia, and snacks. Registration required for teens 12-19.
Register for Paper Towns Mystery Party

If you are waiting to read Paper Towns

June 17, 2015 by teenservices  
Filed under Books, List

Stories about missing people:
Reality Checkby Abrahams, PeterCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: After a knee injury destroys sixteen-year-old Cody’s college hopes, he drops out of high school and gets a job in his small Montana town, but when his ex-girlfriend disappears from her Vermont boarding school, Cody travels cross-country to join the search.
Shiftby Bradbury, JenniferCheck [...]

Teen Corps

June 16, 2015 by teenservices  
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Wednesdays, No August meeting, September 16, October 14
Junior High . . . 6-6:45pm
High School . . . 7:00-7:45pm
Teen Place
Join us as we meet over a meal and work together to make a difference in the community. Interested teens in grades 7-12 can pick up an application at the Teen Place and branch libraries as [...]

2015 SHS Summer Reading

June 8, 2015 by teenservices  
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Required Accelerated and AP English
The Alchemistby Coelho, PauloCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: A fable about undauntingly following one’s dreams, listening to one’s heart, and reading life’s omens features dialogue between a boy and an unnamed being.
1984by Orwell, GeorgeCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: Written in 1948, 1984 was George Orwell’s chilling prophecy about the future. [...]

HEHS 2015

June 8, 2015 by teenservices  
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Everyone reads 1
Before We Were Freeby Alvarez, JuliaCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.
A Long Way Goneby Beah, IshmaelCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: A human rights [...]

2015 CHS Summer Reading

June 8, 2015 by teenservices  
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Ball Don’t Lieby Pena, MattCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: Seventeen-year-old Sticky lives for basketball and plays at school and at the Lincoln Rec Center in Los Angeles but he is unaware of the many dangers–including his own past–that threaten his dream of playing professionally.
Breathing Underwaterby Flinn, AlexCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: Sent to counseling [...]

2015 Teen Photo Contest

June 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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Teens can use the form below to submit an amazing original photograph you take this summer, examples: wildlife, people, black and white, nature, photobombs, etc. Teens ages 12-19 can send their entries to stdlteens@gmail.com and each photograph earns an entry to a drawing for a $50 gift certificate. Entries must include your name, age, and [...]

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