Teen programs are open
to teens in grades 6-12
unless otherwise noted.

Never been to a teen
program at the library
before? That's okay!
Come hang out & see
what it's like!

Have questions?
Contact Heather at heather@homerlibrary.org
or 708-301-7908!


Teen Book Club: The Luxe
 
Join us for our next Teen Book Club meeting on Tuesday, May 3 at 7pm! The book selection (The Luxe by Anna Godbersen) is available at the library. The TBC meets on the first Tuesday of each month. For teens in grades 6-12.
 

Teen Volunteer Night

The next Teen Volunteer Night is Thursday,  May 5 from 6-8pm. It is held on the first Thursday of every month. Teens in grades 6-12 can sign up for these volunteer nights, where you’ll be helping us with basic tasks such as cutting items for storytime prep, straightening shelves, etc.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Space is limited to 6 teens per session.
Registration is online & opens on the 1st day of the month for that month's session (for example, sign-up begins on January 1 for the January session).
 
Teen Book Swap (with Pizza!)

Have a bookshelf full of books you have read but don't want to keep forever? Bring them to our Teen Book Swap on Tuesday, May 10 from 6-7pm to trade for new-to-you books! Books should be for teen readers and in good condition. And, of course, there will be pizza, along with a free raffle for two Barnes & Noble gift cards! For teens in grades 6-12. Registration required.
 
Cards for Kids & Seniors

Our first session of Cards for Kids & Seniors is on Thursday, May 12 from 6-8pm! Spread some smiles and get service hours! Create handmade cards or letters to brighten someone's day. They'll be sent to Card for Hospitalized Kids and Love for the Elderly charities. We'll give you tips on what to write, along with the supplies needed. For teens in grades 6-12.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Space is limited to 20 teens per session. Registration is online & opens on the 1st day of the month for that month's session (for example, sign-up begins on January 1 for the January session).
 
Teen Craft: Donut Bulletin Board

This sweet craft is a donut you can't eat! On Monday, May 16 from 6-7:30pm we'll be making a donut bulletin board with sprinkle push pins. For teens in grades 6-12. Registration required.
 
CANCELLED FOR MAY: Teen Manga & Anime Club

Love manga & anime? Come hang out at the Teen Manga & Anime Group meetings! We watch anime episodes, play manga-inspired games, have cosplay parties, & more. Meetings are on the third Thursday of each month, so the next one is on Thursday, June 16  from 7-8:30pm. Please note that the May session has been cancelled, so we will see you in June! For teens in grades 6-12.