Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Tech-a-palooza

July 21, 2014 by teenservices  
Filed under Computer, Craft, Events, Featured, Studio

Come tinker with random technology toys and software. Stop in to play with robots, DJ controller, rollercoasters, the green screen, and more. Drop-in for teens ages 12-19.

2014 Battle of the Bands

July 17, 2014 by teenservices  
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Battle of the Bands 2014
Band Applications due by Thursday, July 24, 9:00pm
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!
Requirements: At least one member in the band must be between the ages of 12 [...]

District 54 Summer Jr High Reading

July 14, 2014 by teenservices  
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Fiction Authors and Titles
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 Bacigalupi, PaoloCheck library catalog [...]

Teen Photo Contest

July 14, 2014 by teenservices  
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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 [...]

Mind-Blowing-Mentalist Chris Carter

June 28, 2014 by teenservices  
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Adults and teens are invited to watch acclaimed mentalist Chris Carter play with the minds of others, make a light bulb explode with his mind, and more. Feel free to drop in.
Thursday, July 17. . . 7-8pm
Combined Room (2nd Floor, Schaumburg Library)

Finding Required Summer Reading at the Library

May 17, 2014 by teenservices  
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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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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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