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Teen Advisory Board

Come join a friendly group of teens that meet the first Saturday of each month to discuss books and movies, plan programs and work on special projects. All middle, junior high and high school students are welcome. When: Saturday, September 4 @ 12:00pm Where: Board Room, 6960 W. Oakton Niles, IL 0000

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Project Playbill

Join Project Playbill!

Each summer, talented local teens put on a play at the library.  There’s a role for everyone whether it’s writing, acting, directing, creating sets and costumes, or running the lights and sound.  We work hard, but also have fun! 2010 Playbill Schedule June 28 – July 31 Rehearsals take place 1:00-3:00pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and […]

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Volunteer with Youth Services!

Help mentor young children through our summer reading game. Great public service experience and fun! If you complete at least 10 hours of service you will be invited to our summer reading volunteer pizza party on August 5th. All Summer Reading Volunteers need to attend a mandatory orientation session.  The final orientation date is scheduled for June 16 […]

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National Novel Writing Month

November is National Novel Writing Month!  Last year, more than people 119,000 people registered at www.nanowrimo.org/  and attempted to write a 50,000 word novel between Nov. 1-30.  More than 21,000 people completed their novel!  NaNoWriMo is all about writing as much as you can, for fun.  No editing (you can edit in December)! Celebrate at the library […]

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Teens, Vote for Top Ten Books!

Check out the 25 nominated titles here, then vote for your 3 favorites.  Who will the ultimate winner be?  Will it be Hunger Games? Could it be Breaking Dawn? About the Teens’ Top Ten Teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year. Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school […]

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Virtual Battle of the Bands

Hey music makers!  The deadline for our Virtual Battle of the Bands has been extended to August 15th!  That means you have until Saturday, August 15 to send us a link to your band’s music video!Make a video of your band playing any 1 song & post it on online. Then, send a link to […]

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