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: Never Always Sometimes
 
Join us for our next Teen Book Club meeting on Tuesday, October 4 at 7pm! The book selection (Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid) 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,  October 6 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 Takeover!

Teens will be taking over the library at this special after-hours event on Friday, October 7 from 6-8:30pm! We’ll have pizza, ping pong, videos games on our Xbox and Wii, karaoke, and once the sun sets there will be a glow-in-the-dark party! Remember to wear neon colors so that you glow! Since the library will be closed, we’ll have it all to ourselves, so bring your friends! For teens in grades 6-12. No registration required – just show up that night!
 
Bingo Night

Press your luck at our bingo night for teens on Tuesday, October 11 at 7pm! Prizes include gift cards, movie tickets, books, candy, and more. We’ll have a ton of snacks for you to eat while you play! For teens in grades 6-12. Registration required.
 
Cards for Kids & Seniors

Our first session of Cards for Kids & Seniors is on Thursday, October 13 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 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, October 20 from 7-8:30pm. For teens in grades 6-12.
 
Zombie Appreciation Night

Can you survive a zombie apocalypse? Find out as we celebrate all things ZOMBIE at our Zombie Appreciation Night on Thursday, October 27 at 7pm! We’ll make zombie catcher ID cards, eat snacks, and play zombie-themed games. Halloween costumes of any kind are encouraged but not required. The best costume will win a $25 Target gift card! For teens in grades 6-12. Registration required.