Saturday, March 28, 2015

2015 Teen Poetry Contest

March 26, 2015 by teenservices  
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Teen Poetry Contest
Celebrate National Poetry Month in April. Teens in grades 6-12 can submit up to 2 of their own creative poems (sonnet, haiku, or any form of poetry) for this annual contest. Teens can email their poems to teen@stdl.org or submit them to the Teen Desk or branch libraries by April 30th. Please include [...]

Anime Night

March 25, 2015 by teenservices  
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Friday, March 27 . . . 6:30-8:30pm
Teen Place
Teens ages 12-19 can enjoy Anime with our Crunchyroll subscription. We take requests, but you have to be at Anime Night to make suggestions. No registration.

Teen Tasters April

March 17, 2015 by teenservices  
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Teens in grades 6 – 12 sample foods on a theme and vote on favorites and hated flavors. In April, teens will sample spring chocolates and treats. Registration required.
Register for Teen Tasters April

Roller Coaster Contest

March 17, 2015 by teenservices  
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Throughout the week of spring break, teens ages 12-19 can design a roller coaster with K’Nex. Help with the initial build-up of each of the roller coasters on Monday, and expand and build them throughout the week. For every 15 minutes of design, teens earn 1 raffle ticket to win a day pass to Six [...]

Teen Scene March

March 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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New Teen books and program information.

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New Manga & Graphic Novels March

March 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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Tween Reads March

March 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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Books intended for people ages 10-14.

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Robotics

March 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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Calling Robotics fans ages 12-19! In these Lego Mindstorms workshops participants will learn how to program an EV3 robot so it can perform various actions. Registration is limited to 6 due to high demand. The same lessons will be taught at each session.
Register for Hanover Park branch session Wed., March 25…2:30-4pm
Register for Schaumburg session, Sat., [...]

NHL 15 Tournament for Teens

March 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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Teens ages 12-19 can compete against teens in this gaming program featuring NHL 15. Play for prizes and enter raffles for prizes too! Registration Required.
Register for NHL 15 Tournament for Teens

2015 Student Advisory Trustees

February 28, 2015 by teenservices  
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Student Advisory Trustees (SATs)
Applications Due by 5pm on 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 click “Print Application” below. Applicants [...]

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