Teens (age 13 - 17)

Tween Scene

June 25th, 2018, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Grades 6-8

Are you in middle school? Want something fun to do to beat the heat? Mix up some slime, get crafty, do trivia, play games, and more at your library!

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. You must register for each individual session.

Tween Scene

June 11th, 2018, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Grades 6-8

Are you in middle school? Want something fun to do to beat the heat? Mix up some slime, get crafty, do trivia, play games, and more at your library!

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. You must register for each individual session.

Tween Scene

July 2nd, 2018, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Grades 6-8

Are you in middle school? Want something fun to do to beat the heat? Mix up some slime, get crafty, do trivia, play games, and more at your library!

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. You must register for each individual session.

Interview Workshop for Teens

April 30th, 2018, 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Bob Shclacks has experience that includes working for over 20 years in Human Resources at AT&T in the Lisle –Naperville area, 11 years with Waubonsee Community College as the adult recruiter in the Admissions department, and has conducted adult workshops twice a month for over 15 years at the Illinois Worknet in North Aurora.

Bob Schlacks motto for teens looking for a job is: “Entry-level” does not mean “Unimportant!”

Science Sunday -- PWS: From Bedside to Bench and Back to Bedside

April 22nd, 2018, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Dr. Lara Pullen, who has a son with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), tells for the first time the story of how she identified a novel drug (Pitolisant) to treat this devastating genetic syndrome. She will describe the horrifying, yet intriguing, symptom of cataplexy and its dramatic impact on her son.

Teen Robot Club

April 9th, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Ages 14-18.
Finch robots have landed at the library! Learn to program these cute little guys over the course of six weeks and you’ll be a robot master in no time.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Teen desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event.

Teen Robot Club

March 19th, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Ages 14-18.
Finch robots have landed at the library! Learn to program these cute little guys over the course of six weeks and you’ll be a robot master in no time.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Teen desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event.

Chocolate USA with Susan Miura - NEW DATE

March 31st, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Celebrate chocolate, American style! A bit of history and travel are infused into this delicious presentation, with virtual stops in San Francisco, Las Vegas, Hershey, Boston, and our own sweet home Chicago. Learn about different types of chocolate and each city’s chocolate claim to fame. Discover fun things to do in each of these “cocoa capitals.” Chocolate samples and recipes included.

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