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Teen events and contests are advertised on the Bulletin Board near the doorway, so check out what’s happening for Teens.

Teen events are sponsored by the Friends of the Library!

Examples of Teen events: 

Summer Reading, Teen Book Discussion Group, Teen Advisory Board (TAB), Annual Poetry Night, Crafty Teens, Movie Matinees, 60 Second Challenge & more!

Teen events are for 12-18 year olds.  Registration is required for all Teen programs.  Register on this page, at the Youth Desk or by calling 313.531.5960 x 105

Teen Book Discussion Group

For Teens ages 12-19.  Limited to 12 members.  Register at the Youth Desk or call 313.531.5960 x105.  Teens receive a FREE copy of each month’s book courtesy of the Friends of the Library!  Meets monthly on the following Wednesdays at 7 pm: register button   

September 17 (Second Floor Lounge):  Zora and Me by Victoria Bond

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Cosplay for Beginners!

Saturday, October 18, 1-3 pm register button

Are you interested in cosplay, or want to find out what cosplay is?  Are you working on a costume for Youmacon?  Learn about the hobby of creating and wearing costumes based on characters from movies, videogames, books and more!

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Coffee Klatch

Tuesday, November 25, 7-8 pm register button

If you love to read, join us!  Sip the hot beverage of your choice (coffee, tea or cocoa), while discussing books with other teens.  Loved it?  Hated it?  Was the movie better than the book?  Give and get opinions of titles for your TBR (to be read) shelf.  Casual atmosphere for discussion.   Ages 12-19 only.

Teen Holiday Sweatshop

Tuesday, December 2, 7-8 pm register button

Need a holiday gift for someone you can’t avoid?  Come to this free program and make a gift to avoid the guilt! Choose from a variety of possibilities for the gift that will keep you off of the Naughty List!  Gift wrap included. Craft skills not required. Ages 12-19 only.

Library Hours

Sunday 2014-09-14 CLOSED
Monday 2014-09-15 10 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday 2014-09-16 10 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday 2014-09-17 10 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday 2014-09-18 10 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 2014-09-19 10 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 2014-09-20 10 AM - 5:00 PM