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

Jul 23

Teen Spirit Fanfic Thing

Jul 23
Tue Jul 23
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Hollywood Library

Culturally relevant and identity-supporting craft time for teens who identify as Two-Spirit/LGBTQ+ and their allies.

Jul 23

非物质文化遗产系列 - 中国结

Jul 23
Tue Jul 23
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Holgate Library

非物质文化遗产系列 - 中国结 中国结,是一种中国民间艺术形式。起源于结绳记事,是为文字的前身。中国结由线或绳编成。每一个基本结根据其形、意命名。把不同的结饰互相结合在一起,或用其他具有吉祥图案的饰物搭配组合,就形成了中国结,以表示祝福或祈求。 跟我们一起来体验非遗文化,学习运用中国结与我们对家人的关爱,制作出象征平安、健康、好运的手环、钥匙扣甚至表带等物件,让家人可以戴上我们最诚挚的祝福。

Jul 24

Community Connections at Central Library

Jul 24
Wed Jul 24
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Central Library

Come meet with staff from 4D Recovery, Janus Youth, Multnomah County Health Department’s Harm Reduction Clinic, Partners for a Hunger-free Oregon, and Transition Projects’ Street Outreach team to g

Jul 24

Summer Lunch 2024

Jul 24
Wed Jul 24
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Gresham Library

Children ages 1-18 are invited to enjoy free summer lunch at Gresham Library. No reservations/sign-ups required. Lunch may be served hot or cold.

Jul 24

Makerspace drop-in for teens

Jul 24
Wed Jul 24
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Rockwood Library

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.

Jul 24

Kукурузные куклы

Jul 24
Wed Jul 24
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Gresham Library

Участники сделают двух кукол из сушеных листьев кукурузы.

Participants will make two dolls using dried corn husk leaves.

Jul 25

Babysitter Training

Jul 25
Thu Jul 25
10:00 AM - 5:15 PM
Rockwood Library

This Safety Side Up course provides discussion, activities and hands-on practice to increase your confidence and give you the skills you need to be the best babysitter possible, including, safely f

Jul 25

Summer Lunch 2024

Jul 25
Thu Jul 25
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Gresham Library

Children ages 1-18 are invited to enjoy free summer lunch at Gresham Library. No reservations/sign-ups required. Lunch may be served hot or cold.