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Teen Programs

Teen Newsletter Signup

Except where noted, all programs are for teens, ages 12 - 18.
For more information, call 801-852-6661.


Dark Side of the Paranormal

The Dark Side of the Paranormal

Tuesday, October 23
7:00 pm
The Attic

Get in the Halloween spirit by listening to ghost hunter and storyteller Tom Carr as he shares some scary ghost stories! For ages 16 and up. Questions? Call 801-852-6661.
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Spooky Story Writing Contest

October 1 - 27
Ages 12-18

Can you write bone-chilling tales the likes of Poe, Stoker, and Shelley? Write the spookiest story your imagination can conjure and bring your printed entry to the 1st Floor Reference Desk by October 27 for the chance to win a prize and have your story published in the Teen Scene Newsletter! Questions? Call 801-852-6661.
Be sure to read the official rules.

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Halloween Movie Night: A Quiet Place

Wednesday, October 31
7:00 pm
Bullock Room #309

Celebrate Halloween by watching A Quiet Place, rated PG-13! Chairs will be provided, but feel free to bring blankets, pillows, and snacks. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

 Continuous Programs

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Teen Volunteer Board (TVB)

TVB Application

First Thursday of every month
6:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

2018 Meeting Schedule

  • November 1
  • December 6

Come hang out with your friends while helping your library! Help librarians choose what books to order, help create fun teen programs at the library, volunteer for special library events, and more. As a Teen Volunteer Board member, you can serve your community and gain valuable experience for job resumes and college applications. Pick up a Teen Volunteer Board application from the First Floor Reference Desk or pdfprint one online and bring it to your first meeting.

See our blog post on the Top 10 Reasons You Should Come to Teen Volunteer Board

Minecraft Club

Teen Minecraft Club

Teens, ages 12 - 18
Every Friday
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260
No registration required

Creators. Survivors. Come explore a new Minecraft world. Teen players of all levels welcome.

Younger than 12? See Minecraft for Kids.
For more information, please call 801-852-6661.

Games at the library

Friday Night Games

Every Friday Night
5:00 - 9:00 pm
Tables on the southeast corner of the building by the Teen Corner.

Ages 12 and up

Come play a game at the library!  A selection of board and card games available for use inside the library.

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AuthorLink Series

The Provo City Library is committed to bringing exciting, well-known and well-beloved authors to Utah Valley! We invite the finest authors and illustrators in the publishing world to participate in our AuthorLink series. We also act as a launching point for nationally published local authors.

Upcoming author visits »

 Annual Programs

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Best Books

February 2019

Each year, your Provo City Librarians present their take on the 50 best books published for children, teens, and adults.

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Summer Reading Program

June - July, 2019

Read books, complete challenges, and win prizes!

Check back Spring 2019 for more details.

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Teen Read Week

Teen Read Week

October 2018

An entire week of Teen Read Week fun!

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Get Graphic Festival

Fall 2018

Each fall, celebrate all that comics and graphic novels have to offer at the Provo City Library's graphic novel festival.

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