Teens


  • Let's Talk Politics - Civic Engagement Discussion for Young Adults Wednesday, January 25 at 5 p.m. at Central Library. Questions or feeling confused by the electoral process? Drop in to discuss with other teens. A rep from the League of Women Voters will be here to help answer your questions.
  • How to Apply for Financial Aid Worried about being able to afford college? Discover the different types of financial aid available, who gets aid and how to apply. Learn the basics of the financial aid process so you know what to expect when you sit down to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or Dream Act application. There will also be a Q & A session, so bring your questions! For students and parents/guardians. Presented by College Access Plan. To sign up, call (626) 744-4246 or email Jane Gov at jgov@cityofpasadena.net. Saturday, Jan. 21 • 2 p.m. Central Library/Studio on 4th
  • Teen Writers Thursday January 26, 6 p.m. Central Library. Do you love writing? Join us for an informal session where you can meet with other teens, do a few writing exercises, talk about writing, bounce ideas, and share your work. Stories and poems produced during these sessions will also be considered for our Teen Zine.

Teen Events



RSS Teens’ Blog

  • Blood, Bullets, and Bones — teen review
    Review by Alaina Joby, grade 9 Blood, Bullets, and Bones by Bridget Heos Interested in all things murder and mystery?
  • YA Book Club — Steelheart
    Book Club recap by McKenna Blackshire, grade 8 Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson Summary: Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was
  • Teen Advisory Board — January 2017
    Teen Advisory Board 1/9/2017 Present:  Angel (Meep), Chris, Genevieve, Hadley, Jane L, Kara, KC, Laura, Lauren, Liliana, Lucy, Madison, Maya,
  • YA Book Club — We All Looked up
    Book Club recap by Kara Eng, Grade 12 We All Looked Up by Tommy Wallach Summary: Four high school seniors
  • Wonderland Murder Mystery
    It’s a Mad Hatter Tea Party!  But beware:  something sinister lurks in Wonderland.  It’s a land of stories, but who’s telling
  • Mug Painting
    Personalize your own mugs using markers!  These instructions are adapted from Popsugar.  Here’s how: What you need: Oil-based Sharpie paint
  • Teen Advisory Board — December 2016
    Teen Advisory Board 12/12/2016 Present:  Brittany, Genevieve, Hadley, Haneen, Jane L, KC, Liliana, Lucy, Madison, McKenna, Meep, Nina, Sophie L Below are brief