teen programs

Teen Programs

Teen Newsletter Signup

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

TT Time block

Teen Takeover: Lost in Time

Saturday, February 19
6:30-8:30 pm
First Floor, Rogers Wing

An after-hours event where the Library is open ONLY to teens. Join us for a night of time travel including sword fighting, a retro escape room, ol’ west saloon, crafts of the past, and more; or use the computers, check out books, and hang with friends.
Teen Writers Group block

Teen Writers' Group: Supporting Characters

Thursday, March 10
7:00 pm

Tell the life story of one of your supporting characters!

Following the prompt is not necessary to attend this month's writers' group. It's just there to help spark your creativity. Register Online.
DD block

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Club

Thursday, February 17
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

Join us for a night of D&D with communal storytelling, imagination, and improv. Any experience level is welcome to join our teen-run mini-campaigns or our tutorial campaign for beginners. Register online.
Teen BC block

Teen Book Club: I Have a Dream

Thursday, February 24
7:00 pm

Let's talk about books that inspire you, and help us see the world through each other's eyes.

This librarian moderated discussion will be offered on Zoom. Register by Wednesday evening, and a link to the meeting along with discussion expectations and procedures will be sent Thursday morning. Later registrants will receive a discussion link just before the program starts. Register Online.

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.

For more information, please call 801-852-6661.

teen programs volunteer board

Teen Volunteer Board (TVB)

TVB Application

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

2022 Meeting Schedule

  • February 3
  • March 3
  • April 7
  • May 5
  • June 2
  • July 7
  • August 4
  • September 1
  • October 6
  • November 3
  • December 1

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

Try12 TV

Twelve to Try

January 1 - December 31
For Adults and Teens

Try a new reading challenge in 2022! Read one book from each of our 12 categories and log your reading. Complete all twelve to earn a prize! Register online.

 Virtual Games

Minecraft Adventure

Minecraft Adventure

An online adventure where you make decisions that affect how the story continues. There are 14 different endings, and 69 different story points, so your adventure might be different from someone else's. Multiple playthroughs are encouraged.

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Supernatural Escape Room

Supernatural Virtual Escape Room

The Winchesters need your help! You don't have to be a fan of the show to enjoy this game. Complete the escape room as a group or as an individual. Remember the most important thing is to have fun!

Visit Supernatural Escape Room