Monday, July 28, 2014

Tricaster 101

July 24, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Events, Studio

Teens ages 12-19 will learn how to create a live video production using the library’s TriCaster. Create DDR playlists, add backgrounds, explore virtual sets and more. Registration is limited to 5 participants. Must be an STDL cardholder.
Register for Tricaster 101

Robotics

July 24, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Computer, Events, Featured

Calling Robotics fans ages 12-19! In this Lego Mindstorms workshops participants will learn how to assemble and program a digital EV3 robot so it can perform various actions. Registration is required and limited to 12 teens. These sessions are the same as previously offered sessions.
Saturday, August 23. . . 10:30am – Noon
Tuesday, September 23 [...]

2014 Battle of the Bands

July 17, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Featured

Battle of the Bands 2014
Battle Day- Tuesday, July 29, 6-8:30 p.m.
Battle of the Bands returns to rock Town Square on Tuesday, July 29th. All ages are welcome to participate and cheer on the bands!

District 54 Summer Jr High Reading

July 14, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Uncategorized

Fiction Authors and Titles
Printable List from District 54
Macaroni Boyby Ayres, KatherineCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: In Pittsburgh in 1933, sixth-grader Mike Costa notices a connection between several strange occurrences, but the only way he can find out the truth about what’s happening is to be nice to the class bully. Includes historical facts.
Ship Breakerby [...]

Teen Photo Contest

July 14, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Featured

Teens ages 12-19 may enter our photo contest with original photographs taken this summer. Submit it to stdlteens@gmail.com with your name, age and title of photo. Examples include people, black and white, nature, photobombs, etc. Each photo submitted earns an entry into a drawing for a $50 gift card.

Some Samsung WB250F cameras may be borrowed [...]

Finding Required Summer Reading at the Library

May 17, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Featured

Finding School-Required Summer Reading Books
Check our online catalog with these links:
Schaumburg High School Books
Hoffman Estates High School Books
Conant High School Books
The Schaumburg Library serves students in three high schools, six junior highs, and private schools. A separate SUMMER collection is established with many copies of each title for the three local public high schools. [...]

SHS Summer Reading

May 17, 2014 by teenservices  
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Print a copy of this list
Escape from Camp 14by Harden, BlaineCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: Twenty-seven years ago, Shin Dong-hyuk was born inside Camp 14, one of five sprawling political prisons in the mountains of North Korea. This is the story of his escape from this no-exit prison–to freedom in South Korea.
Peace is Like [...]

2014 CHS Summer Reading

May 17, 2014 by teenservices  
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Adrenalineby Benedict, JohnCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: When patients start dying unexpectedly in the O.R. at Mercy Hospital, anesthesiologist Doug Landry finds himself the focus of the blame. Is it really his fault. . . or is there something more sinister going on? As Doug struggles to clear his name and unravel the [...]

2014 HEHS Summer Reading

May 17, 2014 by teenservices  
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Fault in Our Starsby Green, JohnCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: Sixteen-year-old Hazel, a stage IV thyroid cancer patient, has accepted her terminal diagnosis until a chance meeting with a boy at cancer support group forces her to reexamine her perspective on love, loss, and life.
Speechlessby Harrington, HannahCheck library catalog [...]

Teen Scene July

May 7, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Books, Teen Scene

New Teen books and program information.

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