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 [...]
Pearson, Maryby The Adoration of Jenna FoxCheck 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.
Saenz, Bejaminby Aristotle and Dante discover the [...]
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.
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.
Thursday, June 2 . . . 7-8 p.m.
Learn Photoshop tools and techniques in this basic session. No previous Photoshop knowledge required.
Register for Photoshop Basics
Wednesday, May 25 . . . 7-8pm
Teens can experiment with electronics and Arduino software in this basic class that introduces teens to electronics. Registration required.
Register for It’s Electric!
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 email@example.com or go to http://teen.schaumburglibrary.org/. Applicants must also attend [...]
Note: Tutor.com has been replaced by Brainfuse.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:
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 [...]
Thursdays, June 16, July 14 . . . 6:30-8 p.m.
Teens will play board games and Minecraft monthly. In June, we’ll play Minecraft and share tips and tricks with other gamers. In July we’ll play board games and enjoy snacks provided by the Library.
Register for June, starting June 1 (Minecraft)
Register for July, starting June 1 (board [...]
Wednesday, May 18
Junior High . . . 6-6:45pm
High School . . . 7:00-7:45pm
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. All will [...]