Muhlenberg Community Library

Teen Programs


Programs
Check out our teen programs below or click here for a full Fall schedule.

Teen Cafe

Mondays & Wednesdays, 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Hang out at the library at our after school café.  Available activities: board games, DIY crafts, and gaming (Xbox 360 and computer). Starts Aug. 25th.  No registration required.

Teen Movies

Join us once a month on Fridays for a movie.  See times and dates for movies below.  Snacks will be provided.  No registration required.

Friday, September 26, 11:30-1:30 p.m.: The Fault in Our Stars
Halloween Party: Friday, October 31, 3:00-5:30 p.m.:  Captain America: Winter Soldier
Friday, November 14, 3:00-5:30 p.m.: To be announced

Real Life Book Club

Last Tuesday of the Month, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Enjoy discussing books with other teens?  Join us in discussing popular realistic fiction books at our Real Life Book Club.  For grades 8 and up.  Registration required.

Teens Write! Writing Workshop

Every Thursday, Oct 9-Nov 20, 3:30-4:40 p.m.

Do you like writing poetry, short stories, novels, fan fiction, articles and more?  Join us for this 8 week writing workshop to refine and grow your writing skills.  Learn to find your writing voice and to share your writing with other like-minded teens.  Registration required.  Workshop sessions will also involve special guests.  See schedule below:

October 9: Intro to Writing Workshop
October 16: Short Stories
October 23: Mixed Media in Writing
October 30: Poetry
November 6: Free Write
November 13: Publishing with YA Author A.S. King
November 20: Newspaper Journalism with Liam Migdail-Smith (Reading Eagle)
December 4, 5:00-6:00 p.m.: Teen Writer’s Talent Night

  • Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Teens Teaching Adults: Computer Skills

Third Tuesday of the Month, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Once a month, the library will be providing tutoring sessions to adults who need to learn how to use the computer or a device.  Join us as a teen volunteer to help with this program.  If you have a basic knowledge of computers, patience, and a desire to help people, talk to the teen librarian about completing a volunteer application.  For grades 9 and up.

Tues, Sept 16, 3:30-4:30 pm: Volunteer Training

Teen Advisory Board

First Tuesday of the Month, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens who participate in and influence the functioning of the library.  TAB is a forum to have your opinions and suggestions heard.  The group consists of up to 12 members.  Get an application from the teen librarian if you are interested in joining.  Applicants will be interviewed and selected for the board.