Teens


  • Pasadena Loves YA Saturday, September 15 at the Central Library.
  • Teens Volunteer. Call your local branch to find out about volunteer opportunities.

RSS Teens’ Blog

  • Teen Advisory Board — October 2018
    Pasadena Public Library – Teen Advisory Board, 10/15/2018   Present: Armand, Liliana, Genevieve, Carolyn, Taleen, Chris, Liam, Sophie, Faith, Mckenna, Aminda, Lauren, Naomi, Brittany, Haile, Emilie, Jonathan   Focus of October meeting: murder mystery run through Assignment: Finish murder mystery scripts and clues SCRIPTS – scripts need to be done, […]
  • Just a Normal Tuesday — Teen Review
    review by Aminda Zou, age 14 Just a Normal Tuesday by Kim Turrisi Summary: It’s just a normal Tuesday…until sixteen-year-old Kai finds a suicide note from her beloved older sister, Jen. Now Kai is the only child in a family reeling with grief. Unable to make sense of her sister’s choice, Kai begins to […]
  • The City on the Other Side — Teen Review
    review by Jacob Chon, age 15 The City on the Other Side by Mairghread Scott     The City on the Other Side is a short and interesting novel about a young girl thrust into a war between fairies. Isabel, a daughter of a wealthy family, must learn how to play the part of a […]
  • Pasadena Loves YA 2018 – photos and thank yous
    Our fifth annual teen book festival, Pasadena Loves YA, featured 15 authors, 4 panels, and a book blitz.   We owe many thanks to everyone who helped with the event including:   Our featured authors — who donated their time and expertise, and took care of their own travel arrangements […]
  • Pasadena Loves YA 2018: An Experience
    by Alaina Joby, age 16 The much awaited Pasadena Loves Young Adult Festival attracted a crowd of people this year; with fifteen up and coming authors visiting and people flocking in to hear their panels, it was undoubtedly a successful event. The day was divided into panels, each dedicated to […]
  • The 13th Continuum — Teen Review
    review by Kara Eng, age 19 The 13th Continuum by Jennifer Brody     The 13th Continuum is a dystopian novel where the apocalypse was predicted. It follows the story of Aero and Myra, members of colonies whose main objective is to recolonize the earth. However, it’s been 1,000 years since any of the colonies […]
  • Teen Advisory Board — September 2018
    Pasadena Public Library – Teen Advisory Board Present: Aliana, Aminda, Brittany, Carolyn, Chris, Faith, Haile, Jonathan G, Lauren, Liam, Liliana, Naomi, Sophie, Taleen Focus of September meeting: murder mystery, winter event, anti-bullying month Assignments: continue murder mystery work Agenda   Murder Mystery Progress Auditions Timeline Past Murder Mysteries:  http://pasadena-library.net/teens/tag/murder-mystery/ Theme: […]

Teen Events

Thu 18

Pressing Art: Printing & Carving Workshops

October 18 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 18

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thu 18

Chess Club

October 18 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Fri 19

Teen Game Days

October 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fri 19

Chess Club

October 19 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Sat 20

Innovation Lab Orientation

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sat 20

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 20

Teen Anime Afternoons

October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sat 20

LV Teen Book Club

October 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sat 20

Chess Club

October 20 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Sun 21

Chess Club

October 21 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon 22

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon 22

Video Game Club

October 22 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon 22

Chess Club

October 22 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon 22

Innovation Lab Orientation

October 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tue 23

Young Readers League 3D Pen Design

October 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue 23

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 23 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 23

Chess Club

October 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tue 23

Pasadena Civil War Round Table

October 23 @ 7:15 pm - 8:45 pm
Wed 24

Chess Club

October 24 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Wed 24

Make a Wooden Bookmark

October 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu 25

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 25 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thu 25

Chess Club

October 25 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Thu 25

Teen Writers Meetup

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fri 26

A Stranger Things Mystery

October 26 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 27

Innovation Lab Orientation

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sat 27

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 27

Chess Club

October 27 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Sun 28

Chess Club

October 28 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon 29

Innovation Lab Open Hours

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm