Sunday, July 31, 2016

Bad Art Night

July 28, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Craft, Events, Featured

Wednesday, August 3 . . . 7-8 p.m.
Teen Place
Compete with fellow teens to see who can make the ugliest painting. Artistic talent highly discouraged.
Register for Bad Art Night

Adulthood 101: School Hacks

July 28, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Events, Featured

Wednesday, August 24. . . 7-8 p.m.
Teen Program Room
Discover insider tips to make this the best school year ever, including great study tips and the secrets to scheduling.
Register for School Hacks

Teen Summer Lock-In

July 8, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Events, Featured

Saturday, July 30 . . . 5:45-11:15 p.m.
Teen Place
Join us for a night of mayhem at the library. Stay after hours for games, pizza, crafts, trivia and prizes. Please arrive on time and plan on staying until the end of the Lock In.
Check-in with a parent/guardian in the library lobby starting at 5:45 p.m.
Register for [...]

Writing Club August

June 25, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Events

Monday August 8 . . . 7-8 p.m.
Teen Place
Young Adult Author Penny Blubaugh will lead teens ages 12-19 in creative writing activities. Registration required.
Register for July 11

Conant High School 2016 Summer Reading

May 28, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Books, List

All the bright placesby Niven, JenniferCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting the days until graduation, when she can escape her Indiana town [...]

HEHS 2016 Summer Reading

May 28, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Books, List

The Adoration of Jenna Foxby Pearson, MaryCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: In the not-too-distant future, when biotechnological advances have made synthetic bodies and brains possible but illegal, a seventeen-year old girl, recovering from a serious accident and suffering from memory lapses, learns a startling secret about her existence.
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of [...]

Teen Film Fest

May 16, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Uncategorized

Calling all teen filmakers! Submit your comedy, drama, action, horror, animation or documentary short film (8 minutes or less) to this summer’s film fest. Official rules and submission guidelines HERE.

Art Night

May 13, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Featured

Thursday, June 9 . . . 7-8 p.m.
You don’t need any artistic experience, just a willingness to experiment with a variety of techniques and mediums. Drop-in, no registration.

2017 Student Advisory Trustee Applications

April 4, 2016 by teenservices  
Filed under Featured

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 or go to Applicants must also attend [...]

Brainfuse Live Homework Help

March 11, 2016 by teenservices  
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Note: 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:

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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 [...]

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