Friday, August 21, 2009

What did you read this summer?

With sooooo many books to choose from--what did you read this summer? Let us know!
Here's what some YA authors read:

Stephenie Meyers: Dreamhunter and Dreamquake by Elizabeth Knox and Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Neil Gaiman: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie, The End of Mr. Y by Scarlett Thomas, and Flight by Sherman Alexie

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Upcoming Fall Programs

Here is an early look at the Library's fall programs/events for teens. Register now!

To register:
Online: Go to
By phone: Call 847-929-5101
In person: Stop by the Reference or YS Desk

Teen Library Council (TLC)
Tues., Sept. 8, 6 pm
Tues., Oct. 20, 6 pm
Meet new friends, get involved in fun activities,
tell us what you want to see at the library, and earn
volunteer service hours in the process!

Twilight Series Trivia
Sat., Oct. 24, 2 pm
How much do you know about Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series?
Hang out with your friends and play this trivia game at MGPL!
Registration is required.

Gettin’ Saucy Teen Cooking Class
Thurs., Sept. 10, 6 pm
Thurs., Oct. 8, 6 pm
Learn to make and prepare delicious food!
We only have room for 8 chefs, reserve your spot today!
Registration is required.

Dangles and Bangles
Sat., Sept. 19, 1 pm
Sat., Oct. 10, 3 pm
Bring your friends to the Library to make
chainmaille and beaded jewelry! Instructions
and supplies are provided. For grades 7-12.
Registration is required.