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The New Providence Memorial Library has programs and services for teens in middle and high school, grades 6-12. Use the quick links below to jump to the info you need!

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neon star We're always updating our Teen Calendar with new programs, so be sure to check out the full listing HERE. Scroll down this page for more details on each program!

  neon star Comic Book Workshops:

  • Register for a great workshop on drawing & writing your own original comic book!
  • Grades 3-6: Basic Storytelling Comic Book Workshop on Wed Jan 12 @ 4:00PM. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.
  • Grades 7-12: Autobiography & Manga Comic Book Workshop on Thu Jan 12 @ 6:00PM. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.

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neon star TEENy Tiny Art Tour:

  • Pick up a FREE TEENy Tiny Art Kit and create an original 4x4" masterpiece.
  • Pick up your kit between Jan 18-27.
  • Drop off your completed artwork by Jan 28.
  • Come tour the TEENy Tiny Art Gallery in the Library's Teen Area all February long!
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your kit now. Supplies limited.

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neon star Teen Take Out Boxes:

  • Teen Take Out Boxes are back!
  • (Mark your calendars! These fill up FAST each month!)
  • Sign up form will open at 3:00PM on Monday, Jan 24 for February boxes.

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neon star PSAT Perfecting Your Scores & Approach to Testing Webinar:

  • CollegeWise in Millburn will present this webinar on how to understand your PSAT scores and how to perfect your testing approach.
  • Tuesday, Jan 25 @ 7:00PM. Open to HS students and parents.
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.

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neon star #LibraryShelfieDay:

  • Wednesday, January 26 is National Library Shelfie Day!
  • Come inside the NP Library and take a "shelfie" in front of your favorite set of books!
  • Fun photo booth props will be available.
  • Pose, snap and share your pics on social media with the tag #LibraryShelfieDay

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kissclipart neon thumbs up png clipart thumb signal clip art c97241e9fd280513Book Review Bloggers

Book reviews serve the community by helping others find the right reading materials. If you love to read and want to share your opinions, you can join our Teen Book Review Crew and earn volunteer service hourse at the same time! All you need to do is read a book in the library's YA or Adult fiction collections, and do a write-up including a brief summary and your opinions. You'll submit all reviews and edits via email, making this a great opportunity for teens with busy schedules. Finished reviews will be published right here on the library's Book Review Blog on our website!

Interested? Click here for full Guidelines or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Seeking Teen Book Review Bloggers

  • Read Reviews on the blog here: Teen Book Review Blog
  • Full Guidelines for how to participate are here: Book Review Blog Guidelines
  • Questions? This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

YA Neon Green sm NP Teen Book Recommendations

Have you read anything good lately? We are building new book lists to help the community find books they might enjoy. Use social media or email to send us your favorite YA Fiction and Adult Fiction titles for fellow teen readers. If you're looking for titles, check out our Browse Our Shelves Teen lists of books by subjects and genres!

How to share your favorite titles?

  • icon facebook  Post on the Library's Facebook page using #NPTeenBookRecs.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  •  File:Instagram logo 2016.svg - Wikipedia  Post on the Library's Instagram feed using #NPTeenBookRecs.
  • How to Remove Twitter Caches from iPhone and iPad | OSXDaily Post on the Library's Twitter feed using #NPTeenBookRecs.

Don't forget about all the great digital downloads that are available through the Library, too!

  • Hoopla for ebooks, audiobooks, movies, TV series, music & comics
  • Libby by Overdrive for ebooks and audiobooks
  • Flipster with a selection of magazines that can be read online
  • Kanopy for independent films and documentaries
  • Rosetta Stone for learning a new language
  • Lynda with more than 3,000 online courses in a wide variety of subjects
  • Tumblebooks with picture books, chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books & graphic novels for kids

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neon star Teen Summer Reading 

  • GREAT JOB, NP Teens! Thanks for making Summer Reading 2021 a success!

neon star Teen Volunteer Prize Delivery:

  • Thank you to all of our fantastic Teen Volunteers in the Prize Delivery team this summer!


 

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Happy 2022!

The Staff and Trustees wish you good  health and great stories in 2022.  We can certainly help with some great reading suggestions! And we continue to require masks in the building to keep everybody safe.

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