Friday, April 29, 2016

College 101

April 20, 2016 by teenservices  
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College 101
Thursday, May 5 . . . 7-8 p.m.
Rasmussen North
Students and parents will discover the variety of options available for the high school graduate. Topics include how to find schools, factors to consider for a college and major, college visits, and examples of careers with various educational degrees. Registration required.
Register for this session

How to Pay for College

April 20, 2016 by teenservices  
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How to Pay for College without Going Broke
Wednesday, May 4 . . . 7-8 p.m.
Rasmussen North
Learn ways to reduce the cost of college through and find the best-fit college for your student. Find out how admissions officers and scholarship committees make their decisions. Professionals will guide you in through the college search, selection and funding. [...]

Art Hour

April 11, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Craft, Events, Featured

Wednesday, April 27 . . . 7-8 p.m.
Teen Place
Experiment with a variety of art techniques and mediums. No artistic skill necessary. Drop-in, no registration.

2017 Student Advisory Trustee Applications

April 4, 2016 by teenservices  
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Student Advisory Trustees (SATs)
Applications Due by June 30
Teens and young adults, ages 15-20 with current STDL library cards are invited to apply to be Student Trustees on the STDL Library Board. Applications are available at the Central and branch libraries. For an email application write to teen@stdl.org or go to http://teen.schaumburglibrary.org/. Applicants must also attend [...]

Brainfuse Live Homework Help

March 11, 2016 by teenservices  
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Brainfuse

Note: Tutor.com has been replaced by Brainfuse.
Brainfuse provides live help every day from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m., free to Schaumburg Township District Library cardholders. Choose the service that best suits your needs:

Brainfuse HelpNow

Live homework help for math, science, English, Spanish, social studies and adult learning.
Get expert writing assistance and feedback.
Practice school skills and take practice tests [...]

Gamers’ Guild

January 6, 2016 by teenservices  
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Thursdays, April 14, May 12 . . . 6:30-8 p.m.
Teens will play board games and Minecraft monthly. In April we will play Minecraft on our server and you can offer tips/tricks. In May we will play board games and have snacks. Registration is required and limited to 10 teens per meeting.

Teen Corps April

December 8, 2015 by teenservices  
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Wednesdays, April 20, May 18
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 well as online. [...]

Teen Books Under 200 pages

December 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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For a printable list click here
Search and Rescueby Anderson-Dargatz, AndreaCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: 102 PAGES In this work of crime fiction, Claire Abbott, a small-town reporter uses her sixth sense to find a missing girl.
Speakby Anderson, Laurie HalseCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: 197 PAGES A traumatic [...]

Star Wars Celebration

November 24, 2015 by teenservices  
Filed under Craft, Events, Featured

Celebrate the movie release of Star Wars with crafts, trivia, and snacks. Make your own Death Star disco ball. Registration required for teens ages 12-19.
Register for Star Wars Celebration

Hour of Code

November 17, 2015 by teenservices  
Filed under Computer, Events, Featured

Want to learn more about coding? Celebrate the Hour of Code and come to our basic tutorial to learn more. Registration required for teens ages 12-19.
Hour of Code

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