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Teen Book Club

February 22, 2016

Do you like to read and talk about books? Join us! The club will  meet the 4th Tuesday of each month to discuss the selected book. Snacks will be provided! Grades 7-12.  



Teen Book Club

January 25, 2016

Do you like to read and talk about books? Join us! The club will  meet the 4th Tuesday of each month to discuss the selected book. Snacks will be provided! Grades 7-12.                                                                  



January Teen Book Club

December 14, 2015

Join us Tuesday, January 26th at 4 pm for Teen Book Club. Read any book you like and come ready to discuss! We will have snacks!



Teen Book Club

December 7, 2015

Do you like to read and talk about books? Join the Teen Book Club! The club will usually meet the 4th Tuesday of each month to discuss the selected book and do a craft. Snacks provided! Grades 7-12.                            



Teen Book Club

December 1, 2015

We won't be meeting in December because the library will be closed for renovations. But when we meet again you will have a brand new room! We will meet for Teen Book Club on Tuesday, January 26th from 4pm-5pm and read whatever you like. There will be snacks and a tour of our new Youth Services room!



Teen Book Club

October 19, 2015

Read, talk about books, eat snacks, and make cool stuff! What could be better?  We will also raffle off a chance to win a book of your choice! Grades 7-12.                                                                    



Teen Book Club

October 6, 2015

Read, talk about books, eat snacks, and make cool stuff! What could be better?  We will also raffle off a chance to win a book of your choice! Grades 7-12.                                                                     



Dive Into Databases

October 6, 2015

The library’s youth section will be closed from November through January. Learn how to use the library’s databases so that you can access information for school projects, reports, and research papers. If you have a tablet or laptop, bring it! Must have a valid Melrose Park Library Card. Grades 5-12.

 



Free Practice ACT Test

September 21, 2015

Warm up for the test and find out how you would score. Get realistic practice and try your hand at the types of questions you'll face on the actual exam. You'll receive a personalized score report pinpointing your strengths and weaknesses. Reserve your spot at www.princetonreview.com/product/offerings/258523. Please arrive a few minutes before 10:00am so you can begin the test promptly at 10:00am. 



Teen Book Club

August 24, 2015

Read, talk about books, eat snacks, and make cool stuff! What could be better?  We will also raffle off a chance to win a book of your choice! Grades 7-12.  This month we will be reading The Grimm Legacy by Polly Shulman. Click the title to locate a copy.                                                                    



Teen Book Club

July 27, 2015

Read, talk about books, socialize, eat snacks, and make cool stuff! What could be better? For August we will be reading The Vanishing Season by Jodi Lynn Anderson. Click on the title to find it in the catalog and read a description! 

Grades 7-12.                                                                     



Movie Makers

July 27, 2015

Want to learn how to make your own movie? Join us for an afternoon of movie making madness. Feel free to bring your laptop, tablet, or phone, but the library will have tools on hand to create your own short film. Grades 7-12.