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Teens



Events for Teens
Tue, Sep 29, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Virtual

Thu, Oct 01, All day
Virtual - Discord

Thu, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Discord

Fri, Oct 02, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sat, Oct 03, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sun, Oct 04, All day
Virtual - Discord

Mon, Oct 05, All day
Virtual - Discord

Tue, Oct 06, All day
Virtual - Discord

Wed, Oct 07, All day
Virtual - Discord

Thu, Oct 08, All day
Virtual - Discord

Thu, Oct 08, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Virtual - YouTube + Facebook

Thu, Oct 08, 6:00pm - 6:20pm
Virtual on YouTube

Fri, Oct 09, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sat, Oct 10, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sun, Oct 11, All day
Virtual - Discord

Mon, Oct 12, All day
Virtual - Discord

Tue, Oct 13, All day
Virtual - Discord

Wed, Oct 14, All day
Virtual - Discord

Thu, Oct 15, All day
Virtual - Discord

Thu, Oct 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Discord

Fri, Oct 16, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sat, Oct 17, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sun, Oct 18, All day
Virtual - Discord

Mon, Oct 19, All day
Virtual - Discord

Tue, Oct 20, All day
Virtual - Discord

Tue, Oct 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual - Discord

Tue, Oct 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual

Wed, Oct 21, All day
Virtual - Discord

Wed, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Zoom

Thu, Oct 22, All day
Virtual - Discord

Fri, Oct 23, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sat, Oct 24, All day
Virtual - Discord

Sat, Oct 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual

Sat, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual - Discord

Sun, Oct 25, All day
Virtual - Discord

Mon, Oct 26, All day
Virtual - Discord

Tue, Oct 27, All day
Virtual - Discord

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Teen Resources
College & Career
America's Career Infonet
America’s Career Infonet explores various careers, industries, and occupations with video examples of workplaces, educational requirements, and possible funding sources.
College Board
Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed.
FAFSA
Free Application for Federal Student Aid, the official website.
Fastweb
A free resource that provides information and links to scholarships, nationwide.
ISAC
Illinois Student Assistance Commission provides assistance with financial aid and the college process.
Health
Above the Influence
A movement empowering young people to recognize and face the influences around us, including pressure to abuse drugs and alcohol.
Bedsider
The free birth control support network committed to helping you find a doctor and birth control method that meets your individual needs.
Mix It Up
Teaching tolerance-based international campaign encouraging students to identify, question, and cross social boundaries.
Planned Parenthood
A nonprofit organization committed to providing sexual health care throughout the united states.
Scarleteen
Sex ed for the real world, specifically for teens and young adults.
English & Writing
EasyBib
Automatically creates a bibliography for you in MLA, APA, or Chicago style.
Free Audiobooks
Free audiobooks to download all summer long, no library card required.
Lincoln List
Association of Illinois School Library Educators Lincoln Award books.
OWL Purdue
Provides the guidelines for MLA, APA, and Chicago style including the works cited, in text citations, paper formatting, and more.
Teen Top Ten
Young Adult Library Services Association award books, nominated by teens.
Social Studies & History
CIA Factbook
Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications and more for over 250 world entities.
EyeWitness to History
Find first hand accounts, illustrated with vintage photos, original radio broadcasts, and more.
History Channel
Explore thousands of historical articles and videos.
National Archives
Explore our nation’s history through documents, photos, and records.
The American Experience
Select or search for a president to find biographical information.
Science
Encyclopedia of Earth
Explore information about the Earth, its natural environments, and interaction with society.
Khan Academy
Free tutorials and videos to help increase understand of math and science.
NASA
News, images, videos, and more from America’s space agency, pioneering the future in space exploration and scientific discovery.
Test Prep
4Tests
Free practice tests for high school, college, and professionals as well as standardized tests and exams.
Test Prep Review
Free test prep questions and exams for a variety of career situations.

eSports

Registered library card holders can use the esports machines for 90 minutes with two 15-minute extensions (if no one else is waiting).

Hours

West Branch:

Mondays through Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday -Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (During school year)

Eola Road Branch:

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 1 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday:  1 - 5:30 p.m. (During school year)

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