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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 12-19 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:   

April 15:  The Space Between Trees by Katie Williams  register button  

Open Mic Poetry @ the Library!

Wednesday, April 15, 6 – 8 pm

Our quarterly Open Mic Poetry night is a blast!  Don’t miss your chance to read or listen this time around.  If you’re ready to slam, bring 2 pieces or five minutes’ worth of work to share.  Ages 12 through adult are welcome to read poetry aloud, enjoy light refreshments, listen and be inspired.  Celebrate our amazing local talent during National Poetry Month! 

Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 2, 10 am - 5 pm

Ages 3-19 can drop in at the Library and choose a FREE comic book courtesy of Back to the Past Comics and Collectibles.  

Teen Anime Movie

FLCL (“Foolee Coolee”) register button
Saturday, May 30, 1-3:30 pm 

Join other anime fans for a special movie screening, complete with snacks!  In this TVMA film a 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening. 

Connect with your Inner Superhero!

SUMMER READING:  June 29-August 8 
Escape the Ordinary:  Teens ages 12-19 

This free six-week program guarantees a SUPER summer!  Spend time with friends old and new at the Library and keep your school skills sharp all summer.  We’ve got excellent reads and incredibly awesome activities!  

Library Hours

Sunday
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 08:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 08:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 08:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 08:30 PM
Friday
CLOSED
Saturday
CLOSED