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Join LPL Teen Events on Remind and get text alerts to your phone about upcoming teen events. Just text @lplteen to 81010
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Teen Volunteer Program

For Teens ages 14-18 
Interested in earning volunteer hours for school or for extra-curricular activities? Join our Teen Volunteer Program! Learn about the inner workings of the Youth Services Department from program preparation to collection maintenance as you work alongside library staff. Teen volunteers must attend a teen volunteer orientation before being eligible to volunteer. Registration is required to attend. To register or for more information about volunteer opportunities for teens, visit or call the Youth Services Desk at 972.219.3577

Free Math Tutoring with Intellichoice
For students in grades 1-12
Saturdays, 2-4 p.m.
Bennett Program Room
Free math tutoring provided by Intellichoice for students at or below grade-level math. Tutoring session will run from January 12 - May 11. Placement based on scores from a diagnostic test administered by Intellichoice. For more information and to register your child, visit www.intellichoice.org/sign-up.

Teen Advisory Group
For Teens ages 13-18 
3rd Thursday of the month, 7 p.m.
January 17, February 21, March 21, April 25*, May 16

Teen Point

Make a difference at your library and in your community—join the Teen Advisory Group! This active, dedicated group meets monthly and works together with library staff to create and implement youth programs, promote library events and resources, and volunteer in the community. Interested teens must apply for membership; applications are available at the Youth Services Desk. *April date postponed to 4th Thursday.

Teen Crafternoon
For Teens ages 13-18 
4th Tuesday of the month, 4 p.m.
January 22, February 26, March 26, April 23

Teen Point
School’s out—let’s make stuff! All supplies are provided and free! No registration required, drop in anytime from 4-6 p.m.

Teen Writer’s Group
For Teens ages 13-18
1st Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. 
February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2

Crawford Meeting Room

Calling all teen writers! Whether you write regularly, or you never pick up a pen, we have activities and exercises to get your creativity working overtime. Join us and meet other teen writers, share your work, and learn helpful writing techniques. No registration required.

Practice SAT Exam with The Princeton Review 
For Teens ages 13-18  
Saturday, February 23, 12-4:30 p.m.
Glenmore Savage Community Room

Getting ready to take the SAT? Take a FREE practice exam with The Princeton Review that simulates the experience of the real exam so you’ll know what to expect on your actual test day. You’ll receive a detailed score report via email, complete with study recommendations to help you improve for the actual exam. Space is limited. Registration is REQUIRED and opens February 9.

Teen Bookmark Contest Kickoff
For Teens ages 13-18
Friday, March 14, 2-4 p.m.
Ten Point

Coming in March: our first-ever Teen Bookmark Contest! Join us for a kickoff party and start decorating. Your bookmark might be the winner! Keep an eye out for more information coming soon.

Tips for Teen Job-Seekers
For Teens ages 13-18
Monday, March 25, 7 p.m.
Teen Point
Clueless about writing a resume? Terrified of your first job interview? Let our librarians—who are experienced interviewers and resume writers—help you prepare for your first job search. We’ll show you how to build a resume (even if you don’t have work experience) and help you feel more prepared and confident when going into an interview. No registration required.

Finals Week 
For Teens ages 13-18 
Monday, May 20 & Tuesday, May 21, 4-6 p.m.
Bennett Program Room
Take a break from studying for Finals! Drop in for FREE relaxation, de-stressing, and energizing activities open to all teens, to help you power through your study sessions so you can ace your exams! No registration required.