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Teens

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  • Book Box
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Let’s celebrate with The Season’s Reading Program. Youth ranging from birth to teens can all participate and win great prizes. 

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Staff Picks

  • Staff Picks
    • Fire starters
    • How I became a ghost : a Choctaw Trail of Tears story
    • The marrow thieves
    • Give me some truth : a novel with paintings
    • Elatsoe
    • #NotYourPrincess : voices of Native American women
    • Hearts unbroken
    • An indigenous peoples' history of the United States for young people
    • Apple in the middle
    • A girl called Echo. Vol. 2, Red River resistance
    • Surviving the city
    • Fire song

2021 Get Graphic: Teen Comic Contest Winners

         High School

              1st- Saabir E.

              2nd- Olivia A.

              3rd- Thomas S.

         Middle School 

              1st- Marina D.

              2nd- Sofia Z.

              3rd- Anirudh B.

Entertainment

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Green dinosaur in the student prending to record content using studip equipment with red chairs in the background

Podcast

Join us for awesome first chapters with Chapter One from HPL where we give you just enough story to get you hooked!

Stream a chapter

#TeenReads

Create

a board game with one dice and a plethora of smaller colorful balls
a board game with two dice and a plethora of smaller colorful balls

Kits & Games

Did you know we have tons of Craft & STEM kits and Tabletop Games available for library programming?

STEM IMAGE with different colors that features chemicals, gears, a robot and a math equation
STEM IMAGE with different colors that features chemicals, gears, a dancing robot and a math equation

Craft & STEM

Are you a crafter? See our YouTube & Pinterest

Cartoon bat with pink ears and blues places in front of a library window
Cartoon bat with pink ears and blues places in front of a library window

BATTS

We’re batty about HPL BATTs! Our monthly Boxed Activities for Tweens and Teens ages 9-18 are perfect boredom busters.

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Tech Link logo in front of a grey building with people walking inside

TECHLink

State of the art makerspace with music studio, video production, digital animation, graphic design, photo editing, and more.

What's Happening?

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book on a blue shelf, some opened, some closed. This image is also featuring a Harry Potter book on the second row

Reading Lists

Looking for your next great read? Fill out a request for a customized reading list just for you! Remember, the more detail you provide, the better the list will be.

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Microphone

Chapter One with HPL

Join us for Chapter One with HPL, our podcast that gives you just enough story to get you hooked! 

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spooky forest with blue smoke, fog and bats flying near the leafless trees  with a bigger youtube logo in the center

Lights Out

Watch and hear a spooky story read to you by our HPL staff.

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three teens, two boys and one girl,on different pattern background arragne from cheat print,leopard print, to stripes, hearts and thunderbolts

QuaranTeen-Zine

Zines may contain poetry, prose, drawings, collages and more - the possibilities stretch as far as your imagination! Not familiar with zines? Check out this quick Zines 101 video. Get more info!

Teen Spaces

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The teen space here has a large collection of YA fiction, manga, and graphic novels to browse through and check out, plus has several seating areas to choose from for hanging out with friends, reading or studying. Teens can use the computers in the area for online gaming, homework or bring their own devices and use the library's free Wifi. Visitors should be sure to check out our display area where the winners for each month's Video Game Tournament are currently posted.

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