2015 Teen Fall Events
Life-Size Mario Kart
Celebrate International Games Day at your library by playing a life-size video game! Design a custom vehicle made of cardboard boxes then the race is on!
Saturday, Nov 21
Banned Books WeekCelebrate the Freedom to Read and the importance of the First Amendment! See what books were challenged at schools across the country in 2014-2015 in Teen Underground at College Hill Library.
Sep 27-Oct 3
Teen Read Week: Get Away @ Westminster Public LibraryEscape from the day to day grind of school, homework, family responsibilities, and jobs by picking up something to read. Cool bookmarks just for the fun of reading and being a teen in the library!
College Hill and Irving Street
NaNoWriMo: National Novel Writing MonthIt’s a fun, seat-of-your-pants online writing event where the challenge is to complete an entire novel in just 30 days (http://ywp.nanowrimo.org/). The Young Writers Program (YWP) allows 17-and-under participants to set reasonable, yet challenging, individual word-count goals. Free buttons and track your progress in Teen Underground at College Hill Library!
Ongoing Teen Events
Dungeons & Dragons-Drop in and try your hand at adventuring!
-Take on the role of a heroic fantasy character in a world of monsters, magic and destiny!
-We have a variety of characters to choose from...look forward to seeing you!
2nd Saturday each month 1-4 pm
Sep 12, Oct 10, Nov 14, Dec 12
1st Tuesday each month 4:30-6pm
Sep 1, Oct 6, Nov 3, Dec 1
Job Hunt Help for Teens and AdultsMake the library your Job Search Central. Free one-on-one help is available to job hunters. Get help with online applications, resumes and cover letters, and looking for job openings.
Ages 12 and up
Wednesdays from 5-7 pm
- Advise, plan, and participate in teen programs.
- Post reviews and teen news on the Teen Underground blog/website.
- Promote teen reading and news by creating bulletin boards and displays in the Teen Underground areas.
- Recommend materials for the young adult collection.
Last Tuesday each month from 4-5:30 pm
Aug 25, Sep 29, Oct 27, Nov 24, Dec 29
Visit the Teen Underground space at the College Hill or Irving Street libraries for a chance to win prizes!
August: Real or Fake?
September: Maze Runner
Feel free to leave a comment with suggestions for teen programs on our website or contact one of the teen services librarians listed on the About Us tab.