Spring Break in the Teen Zone

CALLING ALL TEENS!  Spring break is FINALLY here!  Come and join us for some good times with good friends! Tuesday is our Bob Ross Paint-Along from 3:30-5:00 in the Auditorium. Lots of space left for your "happy little" painting! Wednesday features the drop-in TASK Art Party from 2:00-4:00. Drop in to create your own mystery…
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Teens, Come Work With Us!

Are you a teenager looking for a summer job? We are hiring three teens for our Teen Summer Reading Intern positions.This job is specifically for teens between the ages of 14-18 and will span from May 28-August 9. This is a paid internship earning $9/hour and working up to 10 hours per week. You will assist…
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January 21 = Day ON!

What are you doing January 21st? School is out and the library is calling! The Teen Zone will be open all day so come hang with your friends and join in on all the other hip happenings.  Pick up your FREE copy of The Doughnut Fix, enjoy the FREE Community Lunch sponsored by Hy-Vee, and…
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VolunTeen Applications Open

Calling all teen volunteers! Want to spend an hour or two each week in January, February, March, April, and May helping out the library? The Lawrence Public Library relies heavily on VolunTeens to help us reshelve all the teen and children’s materials. Plus becoming a VolunTeen is a great way to show your love of your…
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Get on the “Banned” Wagon!

Ready to unite in the fight against censorship? Banned Books Week is September 23-29. Here are five quick and effective ways to get involved: 1) Check out and read a banned book.  2) Post a picture of your favorite banned book on Instagram or Twitter. 3) Write a letter to the editor of your school or…
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Free Practice Tests

Teens, let us help alleviate some test stress! We've got you covered in multiple ways. Register to attend our free practice tests! We'll have the SAT practice test on Saturday, Sept. 8 and the ACT practice test on Saturday, Sept. 29.  Check out our test prep books. Go online to the LearningExpress Library which offers practice tests for these (and…
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D&D at LPL

Learning how to play Dungeons & Dragons at all can be intimidating for a novice, but being the Dungeon Master of a game is next level. But fear not! Your local library is here to help.  On Saturday, September 8th from 2-4 PM, local teen Dungeon Master Beaux is going to show us how to…
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Reading Around the World

The end of summer comes and all we have left are our traveler’s blues. Maybe you’re missing all of your summer travels, maybe you just couldn’t get enough travel over summer break, or maybe you did none at all. For all those who feel like they’re missing out, here is the perfect book/playlist to knock…
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