Teens ages 12-19 can play on our Minecraft server as a group. Teens will also have time to share Minecraft tips/tricks and enjoy some open Minecraft gaming time. Registration is required and limited to 10 teens per meeting.
Register for Minecraft @ the Hoffman Estates Branch on 12/21
Register for Minecraft @ the Hanover Park Branch on [...]
Celebrate the movie release of Star Wars with crafts, trivia, and snacks. Make your own Death Star disco ball. Registration required for teens ages 12-19.
Register for Star Wars Celebration
Want to learn more about coding? Celebrate the Hour of Code and come to our basic tutorial to learn more. Registration required for teens ages 12-19.
Hour of Code
Teens 12-19 will learn basics about electronics in order to program their own wearable LED Adafruit using Arduino. Registration is required and limited to 12 teens.
Register for Program an Adafruit
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Feedby Anderson, M.T.Check library catalog for availabilityDescription: Identity crises, consumerism, and star-crossed teenage love in a futuristic society where people connect to the Internet via feeds implanted in their brains.
Ship breakerby Bacigalupi, PauloCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: In a futuristic world, teenaged Nailer scavenges copper wiring from grounded oil [...]
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Anna Dressed in Bloodby Blake, KendareCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: For three years, seventeen-year-old Cas Lowood has carried on his father’s work of dispatching the murderous dead, traveling with his kitchen-witch mother and their spirit-sniffing cat, but everything changes when he meets Anna, a girl unlike any [...]
Night Hoopsby Deuker, CarlCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: While trying to prove that he is good enough to on his high school’s varsity basketball team, Nick must also deal with his parents’ divorce and erractic behavior of a troubled classmate who lives across the street.
Last Shot: Final Four Mysteryby Feinstein, JohnCheck library catalog for [...]
Chainsby Anderson, Laurie HalseCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: After being sold to a cruel couple in New York City, a slave named Isabel spies for the rebels during the Revolutionary War.
Fever, 1793by Anderson, Laurie HalseCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: In 1793 Philadelphia, sixteen-year-old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and [...]
Halo seriesby Adornetto, AlexandraCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: When three angels are sent from heaven to protect the town of Venus Cove against the gathering forces of darkness, their mission is threatened as the youngest angel, Bethany, enrolls in high school and falls in love with another student.
Halflingsby Burch, HeatherCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: [...]
Because I am Furnitureby Chaltas, ThaliaCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: The youngest of three siblings, fourteen-year-old Anke feels both relieved and neglected that her father abuses her brother and sister but ignores her, but when she catches him with one of her friends, she finally becomes angry enough to take action.
Keesha’s Houseby Frost, HelenCheck [...]