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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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National Gaming Day

November 13, 2010 is National Gaming Day. Libaries are about much more than books, and National Gaming Day is just one way that we show that.  Libraries who register for National Gaming Day will participate in a variety of ways.  Some will host video game tournaments and others will host board game tournaments.  More than 1,800 libraries […]

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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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Happy Teen Read Week

We’re midway through Teen Read Week (October 17-23).  I hope everyone has had time to do some reading this week — just for fun.  No, you say?  Then why not take a few minutes right now?  Drop whatever you’re doing, and take just 30 minutes, or even 20, or 15 to read something you enjoy! […]

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Sing-Along Glee

Help us celebrate Teen Read Week (Oct. 17-24) with song.  Relive your favorite moments from Season 1 on our big screen.  Come dressed as a cheerleader, jock, or your favorite gleek if you dare!  Food and prizes. When: Sunday, October 17 2:00-4:00pm Where: 6960 W. Oakton St. Niles, IL 0000

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