Teens

Get involved at your neighborhood library! Councils meet twice monthly and work with library staff to improve services. Members earn volunteer hours. Middle and high school students can join teen council; younger youth (ages 9-12) can join tween council.

Teen lists

Events

Mar 1

Makerspace drop-in for teens

Mar 1
Fri Mar 1
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Biblioteca de Rockwood

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

For teens in grades 6-12.

Mar 1

Read to the Dogs

Mar 1
Fri Mar 1
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Biblioteca de Woodstock

Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog.

Mar 1

Pokemon Club

Mar 1
Fri Mar 1
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Biblioteca de Kenton

Are you a Pokémon card fan? If so, join us for some Pokémon free-play! For kids new to Pokémon and experts alike, focusing on cards and Pokémon TCG.

Mar 2

Garden Planning

Mar 2
Sat Mar 2
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Biblioteca de St. Johns

Learn the basics of how to plan a successful garden and create your own garden calendar and checklist. Topics will include choosing crops, setting goals, and preparing the garden beds.

Mar 2

Teen Anime Club

Mar 2
Sat Mar 2
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Biblioteca de Rockwood

Do you love anime? Are you in middle school or high school? If so, join our Anime Club!

Mar 2

Game Truck

Mar 2
Sat Mar 2
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Biblioteca de Rockwood

GameTruck Portland is coming to the library!

Mar 2

Makerspace drop-in for teens

Mar 2
Sat Mar 2
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Biblioteca de Rockwood

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

For teens in grades 6-12.

Mar 2

Cookies from Around the World

Mar 2
Sat Mar 2
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Biblioteca de Kenton

Learn to make Mexican wedding cakes, a Greek almond cookie and Scottish shortbread.

Mar 2

Get into the Game Industry when you feel like an Outsider

Mar 2
Sat Mar 2
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Biblioteca Central

There are plenty of BIPOC and women/female-identifying creators doing innovative work in video games, yet this multi-billion dollar industry is notorious for being dominated by white male perspecti

Mar 4

Intro to Music Technology

Mar 4
Mon Mar 4
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Biblioteca de Rockwood

Want to create music?

Learn about the technology and techniques that today's artists use to create songs, score films, make soundscapes, and express themselves.