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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!

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neon star Battle of the YA Books!:

  • THANK YOU to everyone who voted and followed along last week with our 2nd annual Battle of the YA Books!
  • Come into the library to check out any of these top 32 YA titles that you haven't read yet!

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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, Oct 25 for November boxes.

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neon star DIY Neon Signs:

  • Come to the library for a cool glowing craft!
  • We'll meet outside on the front lawn at 3:30pm to make DIY Neon Signs.
  • Supplies are limited, so please register in advance to reserve materials.
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register. Please include your first & last name and grade when you email.

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 neon star How to Reduce College Costs:

  • Register for this free webinar by MyCollegePlanningTeam.
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.

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 neon star Highly Selective Colleges:

  • Learn what the ivy leagues and other top colleges are looking for in college applicants/
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register for this free CollegeWise webinar.

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 neon star NPML Teen Gratitude Tree:

  • Come visit our new teen area and add to our Gratitude Tree!

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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.
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  • 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
  • Freegal for free music downloads
  • 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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Welcome back to the library!

It has been a long 17 months but we are happy to welcome the public into all of our collection areas.  We hope you will take the opportunity to come in and look around.  We've made quite a few changes and look forward to sharing them with you.

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