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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.

 April

Tweet at your favorite books

Tweet @ Your Favorite Books

April 16-30
Teen Corner

Write a tweet about your favorite teen reads!  Bring the completed card to the 1st Floor Reference Desk to get a treat.

Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

 May

Change the World: The Magic of Working in Tech

Change the World: The Magic of Working in Tech

Thursday, May 10
6:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

Teens, join us and a special guest from Google Fiber who will be speaking about working at Google, the tech industry, start-ups, and how we can use technology to help others. There will be tech demonstrations, prizes, and an opportunity to participate in National Digital Inclusion Week 2018.

Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

Punch a Pick

Punch a Pick

May 14 - June 2
Teen Corner

Teens, make your own custom guitar pick! Decorate a plastic card from the supplies in the Teen Corner (or bring your own pick to decorate). Then bring your finished design to the 1st Floor Reference Desk to punch out the pick.

Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

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Learn It @ Your Library

Birds of Prey

Tuesday, May 22
7:00 pm
Young Special Events Room #201

All Ages

Come see a variety of live birds of prey, including owls, hawks, and falcons. Learn facts about these animals as well as conservation efforts, falconry, and the rehabilitation process. Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

Learn It @ Your Library is a series of free educational classses offered each month.

 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

  • May 3
  • June 7
  • July 5
  • August 2
  • September 6
  • October 4
  • 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, 2018

Read books, complete challenges, and win prizes!

Check back Spring 2018 for more details.

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Teen Book Fest

October 2018

Check back next fall for an entire week of Teen Book Fest 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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