Milton Public Library
476 Canton Avenue
Milton, Massachusetts 02186
617-698-5757 | miref@ocln.org
Give us your Comments & Suggestions

Search the Web Site

Children

 

 

Search OCLN For: 

Children

Teens @ the Milton Public Library

The Teen Space at the Milton Public Library is for students in grades 6 - 12. There are three computers for browsing the web, checking your Facebook, playing games, watching videos, typing up papers, or using the library's research databases for homework. We have books, graphic novels, video games, and magazines; if you're looking for something but don't find it, feel free to make a suggestion! The library hosts events for teens every month (see below for what's coming next). The library also has music, movies, plus lots of downloadable media, including ebooks, downloadable audiobooks, magazines, and music you can download and keep for free! You can also find MPL's Teen Services on Facebook - Like us to stay caught up with the latest news.

Need help with online research? Check this out!

What's Happening

Teen Book Club

Teen Book Club, open to ages 12-18, meets once a month. We rotate genres so everyone gets to read something they like - and everyone gets a chance to try something new!

Next meetings: Meets in the Teen Room

Monday October 6, 2014 7pm discussing Nisekoi: False Love by Naoshi Komi.

Special Date: Thursday November 6, 2014 7pm Book TBA

Teen Writing Workshop

Aspiring writers in grades 6-12 are invited to a creative writing workshop. This is the first in a series of 4 workshops to be offered at the library this fall, each on a different aspect of writing!

Monday September 15, 2014, 7pm This month's topic will be Writing Prompts.

Monday October 20, 2014, 7pm Topic TBA

Celebrate Banned Books Week (September 22 -- 27)

Join the teen department and celebrate banned books this week. This year's celebration of the freedom to read will focus on comics and graphic novels. "I read Banned Comics." Read Away Your Fines this week! For every 30 minutes you read in the teen room, Amy will deduct $1.00 from your overdue fines. (Not applicable to lost or damaged materials).

Banned Books Kickoff Celebration

Celebrate your freedom to read with snacks, games, discussion of your favorite graphic novels and a free book giveaway!

Monday September 22, 2014 6pm

After School Movies

Once a month, an after school movie is shown in the library for teens. Movie choices have been posted on Facebook, Tumblr, and at the library in the teen room. Cast your vote at any of these locations.

Next movie showings:

Friday September 19, 2014, 3pm Movie choice: Divergent vs. Way Way Back

Friday October 17, 2014, 3pm Movie TBA

Free Play After School Games

Every day after school in the teen room, choose from a various number of games, puzzles, brainteasers, and more. Ask the teen librarian or the reference desk for the games. Please be courtesy of Miss Amy's games and make sure to keep all the pieces together. Most importantly, have fun and enjoy!

More Information

Want to check out more events details? Check the event calendar to see more information.

 

 

Stay in Touch

Be sure to check our calendar for the most recent news on teen events!

Questions, comments, or concerns about Teen Services? Contact Amy Rosa, Young Adult Librarian, at aboivin@ocln.org or (617) 698-5757