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Vote in Our Annual Teen Choice Awards

Now through March 31, teens can vote in our annual choice awards. Visit the Reference or A/V desks to pick up a ballot.  Write in your favorite movie, song, music video, TV show and video game and drop it in the box. Get a small prize when you vote and you’ll also be entered in […]

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Winter Reading Club

Hey Niles teens, sign up for our winter reading club online! Read any 8 books by January 31 and enter them in your online log to be eligible for prizes – including a shiny new Sony Reader. Got questions?  Call us at 847-663-6613 for answers (or use the meebo chat widget on the left). 0000

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Teen Read Week Art Contest Winners

You’ve probably noticed our really cool new blog header above.  It was submitted by our first place artist in this year’s Teen Read Week Art Contest, Christian V! Our other finalists are: Kyle J. Matthew S. Karyn M. Mariana K. Sam P. Tal V. Our seven finalists were chosen by members of the library’s Teen […]

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November is National Novel Writing Month

NaNoWriMo 2010 is almost upon us!  Don’t know what NaNoWriMo is? It takes place each November, and is basically a no-holds-barred month-long writing free-for-all.  The goal is to knock out a 50,000 word novel by the end of the month. 50,000 words in 30 days.  Seem imposssible?  It’s not!  Thousands of people, including teens, have […]

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