TWEENS & TEENS
Grab and Go Activity Kits
September 27 - Q-Tip Painting Kit
October 12 (Tuesday) - Mystic Card Keychain Kit
October 25 - Spooky Sensory Bottle Kit
Grab and Go activity kits will happen every other week. Kits will be made available Monday mornings, and are first come first serve while supplies last. One kit per teen/tween.
Pick up in the lobby.
Contact Tristyn at email@example.com for more info.
“People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.”
― Logan Pearsall Smith
What's going on at the library?
We're on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!
Want more information?
Contact Tiffany at
(724) 287-1715 or firstname.lastname@example.org
October 13, 6-7:30pm
November 10, 6-7:30pm
November 24, 6-7pm
December 8, 6-7:30pm
YA Game Room
Teens Grades 7-12 welcome to join!
Fans of anime and manga are welcome to join the BAPL YA Anime Club! In this inclusive club run by teens, you decide what to do each meeting. You can watch an anime, read a manga, discuss the series you've been binging, create and share your own manga drawings, make Anime-related crafts, and more. If any of this sounds fun, come check out the Anime Club.
Contact Tristyn at email@example.com for more info.
YA Gaming Guild
October 2, 1pm
November 13, 1pm
November 27, 1pm
December 11, 1pm
On the BAPL YA Discord Server
The YA Gaming Guild meets on Discord to play games!
Tweens and teens grades 4-12 are welcome to join!
If you are a new member and need access to the YA Discord server, contact Tristyn at firstname.lastname@example.org
Submissions due October 22
Winner announced October 30
It's time to go big or gourd home...it's contest time and that means it's time to pull out your carving tools or paint brushes, and get ready to squash the competition! We want to see your best pumpkin designs! Give everyone pumpkin to talk about!
We will have a limited amount of pumpkins available for pickup at the library from October 13-15 in the Teen Zone.
Tweens and teens in grades 4-12 are welcome to participate!
After you've finished your perfect pumpkin, snap a picture and send it to Tristyn at email@example.com. Online and in-person voting for the best pumpkin will be held October 26-29, winner announced on October 30.
For more info, contact Ms. Tristyn, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fandom Trivia Night
October 27, 6pm
Online via Google Meet
Test your knowledge about anything and everything all of the time at this virtual trivia event! Tweens and teens grades 4-12 are welcome.
First place will receive an Eat'n Park gift card!
Contact Tristyn at email@example.com for the meeting link.
I.D.E.A.L. Book Club
This self-guided book club will cover titles that deal with inclusivity, diversity, equity, and accessibility.
Each month, readers will read the selected title to learn more about an underrepresented group. We encourage participants and their families to engage in discussion surrounding the topics these books cover.
All books available through Hoopla. October's Tween and Teen book pick is Yes! We Are Latinos! by Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy, and David Diaz.
Find the book club on Beanstack, butlerlibrary.beanstack.org
Questions? Contact Tiffany at firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer at the Library!
Would you like to volunteer at the library?
Email Ms. Tiffany at email@example.com for more information on how you can!
Tween programs are for students in grades 4 to 6.
Teen programs are for individuals in grades 7 to 12.
The library has an Xbox and Wii, along with many games for each, that only teens are allowed to use. Contact Ms. Tiffany for information on availability.
Play one of our many board games with your friends at the library.
We Want Your Input!
The What's Next®: Books in Series database helps you search series fiction. A series is two or more books linked by character(s), settings, or other common traits.
This is a free website for book lovers. Imagine it as a large library that you can wander through and see everyone's bookshelves, their reviews, and their ratings. You can also post your own reviews and catalog what you have read, are currently reading, and plan to read in the future.
This site has tons of info graphics, book lists, blog posts, cover reveals, quizzes, and so much more fun stuff about books and pop culture.
Commentary, news, interviews and reviews from leading authors for teen readers.
Do Something is a non-profit organization with the goal of motivating young people to take action around social changes through volunteering, national campaigns and grants for projects that make an impact.
AudiobookSYNC is a free summer audiobook program from AudioFile Magazine for teens 13+ that gives away two paired audiobook downloads a week.
YABC is one of the largest social networks for tweens and teens who love books! You can read book reviews by the staff editors or write your own. Join discussions about your favorite books and enter to win more in the monthly giveaways.
This site is dedicated to helping teens find jobs. Getting a job is tough, but getting a job when you have little or no experience makes it even tougher. Jobs for Teens HQ is working to change that.
Click on the links shown here to learn more and to visit the website
218 N. McKean Street • Butler, PA 16001 • Phone: 724-287-1715 • Fax: 724-285-5090