Come visit our teen room- plenty of seating, public computers, outlets and WiFi, books, games, fun programs, and much more. It’s a great place to hang out.

For the entire month of March, all Teen Room events will be peer-led by members of the Teen Advisory Board. If you are interested in joining TAB and developing leadership skills while having lots of fun, fill out an application and join the conversation!

 

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS

1st Tuesday of the month, 3:30-4:30pm | Teen Book Group: Do you love to read? So do we! Come talk about what you’ve been reading, get some book recommendations, check out what’s new in the collection, have some snacks, and play some games.

1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, 4 – 5pm | LBGT+ Teen Group: LGBT+ Teen Group is a twice-monthly event hosted by the LGBT+ Teen Group, an opportunity for LGBT+ teens to meet in a safe and fun environment.

2nd Tuesday of the month, 3:30-4:30 | Teen Writers Group: Love to write? Come join a fun group of like-minded teen writers. We’ll explore a variety of styles, writing prompts, and writing games, all in a low-key and supportive environment.

2nd Thursday of the month, 3:30-5:30 | MAKE/ART: Join us for a special art project each month that will broaden your skills and horizons. See the calendar to know what this month’s project is.

3rd Tuesday of the month, 3:30 | Teen Advisory Board: Are you interested in taking a leadership role in your community? Join the Teen Advisory Board to help guide the Teen Room so it is a more fun and welcoming place for teens. Working with Karen Tucker of Healthy Communities of Central Maine, TAB members will develop leadership skills, host programs, attend conferences, advise the Teen Librarian, and much more. Applications are available in the teen room or online here; you can fill one out in advance or during the meeting. You must be able to attend the monthly TAB meetings, which fall on every third Tuesday of the month from 3:30-4:30. For ages 13-18

4th Tuesday of the month, 3:30-4:30 | Teen Craft: Join us each month for a fun craft activity. See the calendar to know what this month’s project is.


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Books recently added to the teen room

View the newest graphic novels added to the adult and YA collection

View the newest YA fiction and nonfiction added to the teen room