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Register at the Kids & Teens Ask Us Desk, call 630/887-8760 ext. 263 or register online. Teen programs are open to 7-12 grades unless otherwise noted.

 

Upcoming Programs

  • Anime Addicts
    When: Monday, February 15, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Do you enjoy anime and Japanese snacks? If so, join us!
  • DIYT's - Image Transfers
    When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Teen Lounge

    Use special paper to print an image and iron it on a patch.
  • Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
    When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 2:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    The Teen Advisory Board(TAB)is made up of a group of area teens in 7–12th grades. TAB is an open forum lead by a TAB Coordinator. Board members earn community service hours while helping the library plan and implement programs for local teens, collection recommendations and discussing ways to make your library a better experience. Application required.
  • DIYT's - Presidential Bots
    When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Teen Lounge

    Make a tiny robot out of a toothbrush, then decorate it to look like your favorite president!
  • College Scholarships
    When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    A financial aid expert from Illinois Student Assistance Commission will discuss applying for scholarships and offer advice on how to find scholarships, improve your essays, and more.
  • League of Legends Tournament
    When: Friday, February 26, 2016 5:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    5V5 League of Legends Tournament. Participants are responsible for organizing their own teams before the start of the tournament. Laptops will be provided, but participants are allowed to bring their own computer, mouse, and/or keyboard.
  • Practice ACT
    When: Saturday, March 05, 2016 1:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    This is an opportunity to take a free practice test. Kaplan will contact each student with analyzed test results. Remember to bring #2 sharpened pencils and an approved calculator. Space is limited.
  • Teen Tech Week - Google Cardboard
    When: Monday, March 07, 2016 3:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Teen Lounge

    Experience virtual reality using your own smart phone. It will change your world. We will provide the google Cardboard viewers. All you need to bring is your smartphone.
  • Teen Tech Week - Google Cardboard
    When: Tuesday, March 08, 2016 3:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Teen Lounge

    Experience virtual reality using your own smart phone. It will change your world. We will provide the google Cardboard viewers. All you need to bring is your smartphone.
  • Teen Tech Week - Google Cardboard
    When: Wednesday, March 09, 2016 3:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Teen Lounge

    Experience virtual reality using your own smart phone. It will change your world. We will provide the google Cardboard viewers. All you need to bring is your smartphone.
  • Teen Tech Week - Google Cardboard
    When: Thursday, March 10, 2016 3:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Teen Lounge

    Experience virtual reality using your own smart phone. It will change your world. We will provide the google Cardboard viewers. All you need to bring is your smartphone.
  • Allegiant Release Party
    When: Friday, March 11, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Celebrate the release of the final movie of Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy. We'll watch Insurgentwhile doing a variety of fun Divergent-themed activities. We'll have snacks too! 
  • Teen Service Day
    When: Saturday, March 12, 2016 12:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Youth Room

    You can earn service hours for school, confirmation, or National Honor Society, or other requirements. Space is limited. Court ordered service hours cannot be completed at this program. All court ordered workers please contact Joe Popowitch at ext. 232 for schedule availability.
  • Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
    When: Saturday, March 19, 2016 2:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    The Teen Advisory Board(TAB)is made up of a group of area teens in 7–12th grades. TAB is an open forum lead by a TAB Coordinator. Board members earn community service hours while helping the library plan and implement programs for local teens, collection recommendations and discussing ways to make your library a better experience. Application required.
  • Humans vs Zombies
    When: Saturday, March 19, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District

    It's as cool as it sounds. Groups of humans must survive in the library while avoiding and taking down zombies with dart blasters. Plus, there will be pizza. The zombie apocalypse isn't without it's comforts.
  • Anime Addicts
    When: Monday, March 21, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Do you enjoy anime and Japanese snacks? If so, join us!
  • Pokemon 3DS Multiplayer
    When: Friday, March 25, 2016 6:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Participants are required to bring their own 3DS.
  • Teen Service Day
    When: Sunday, April 10, 2016 1:15 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Youth Room

    You can earn service hours for school, confirmation, or National Honor Society, or other requirements. Space is limited. Court ordered service hours cannot be completed at this program. All court ordered workers please contact Joe Popowitch at ext. 232 for schedule availability.
  • Anime Addicts
    When: Monday, April 18, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Do you enjoy anime and Japanese snacks? If so, join us!
  • League of Legends, 5V5
    When: Friday, April 22, 2016 5:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Participants are responsible for forming their own teams before the start of the tournament. Laptops will be provided, but participants are allowed to bring their own laptop, mouse, and/or keyboard.
  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    When: Saturday, April 23, 2016 2:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Teen Advisory Board Meeting
  • Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
    When: Saturday, May 21, 2016 2:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    The Teen Advisory Board(TAB)is made up of a group of area teens in 7–12th grades. TAB is an open forum lead by a TAB Coordinator. Board members earn community service hours while helping the library plan and implement programs for local teens, collection recommendations and discussing ways to make your library a better experience. Application required.

 

Submit ideas for Teen Programs!

Did you know the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meets every month to help plan and implement programs for our teens? They make recommendations for the books, movies and games we buy, and they make suggestions for making the library more "teen friendly." Do you have some ideas for TAB to consider? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Tyler at 630-887-8760 ext. 261.