Young Adult Programs

Holiday Movie Night
Friday, December 9, 6:00-8:00 PM

Grades 5-8
Kids in grades 5 – 8 come to the library after hours for pizza and to watch an interactive movie about a baby named Buddy, who grows up with the elves at the North Pole and comes to the city to find his real father. Registration is required.


Painted Mugs and Cocoa
Thursday, December 15, 4:00-5:00 PM

Grades 5-12
Come to the library to paint a mug and fill it with cocoa for yourself or to give as a gift. Registration is required and space is limited.


Winter Game Day
Tuesday, January 10, 4:00-5:00 PM

Grades 5-12
Bring your friends and come to the library to test your skill and your luck on some winter inspired games. Snacks will be provided. Registration is required.


Young Adult Creative Kits
Grades 5-12
Each month we will have take and make kits that will allow young adults to show their creativity! All kits come with a fun snack and all kits are available while supplies last.
December 1: Canvas Snowman Ornament
January 3: Hot Cocoa Kit


Chips & Chatter Book Club
Grades 5-6
Join us at the library on the third Monday of each month at 4:00-5:00 p.m. Each month we will read a different type of book and enjoy a fun activity! Registration is required.
December 19: Fantasy
January 23 (note the date change): Graphic Novel


Volunteen
Tuesday, November 29, 4:00-5:00 PM

Tuesday, December 27, 4:00-5:00 PM
Tuesday, January 31, 4:00-5:00 PM
Grades 7-12

The library is starting a new program to offer volunteer hours to 7th – 12th graders. Meetings are the last Tuesday of the month from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Come to all or any of the meetings. Registration required.


YSU English Festival
Watch for the YSU English Festival books to be in the Young Adults Room soon!


100 Books Before High School

We’re challenging all 5th – 8th graders to read 100 Books Before High School. Sign up at any time, and read at your own pace! At 50 books, you’ll receive a goody bag including a bookmark and laptop/water bottle sticker. If you complete the challenge you’ll receive a High School survival kit!

Sign up using the Reader Zone app with code 133bf or stop by the Youth Services Department.


100 Books Before Graduation
We’re challenging all 9th – 12th graders to read 100 Books Before Graduation. Sign up any time and read at your own pace! At 50 books, you’ll receive a goody bag including a bookmark and laptop/water bottle sticker. If you complete the challenge you’ll receive an after graduation survival kit!

Sign up using the Reader Zone app with code 133bf or stop by the Youth Services Department.


New Titles in the Young Adult Department:

book cover for "Moira's Pen"book cover for "Sugaring Off"book cover for "The Maze Cutter"book cover for "The Art of Insanity"book cover for "Cursed"
book cover for "Salt and Sugar"book cover for "Dinged"book cover for "Children of Ragnarok"book cover for "Gleanings"book cover for "Seasparrow"