Teen Events

26 Nov The Hour of Code is Coming!

We live in a world surrounded by technology. And we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly depend on understanding how technology works. But only a tiny fraction of us are learning how technology works, and...

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16 Oct After School at the Library

Sooooooooo bored after school? Bust the boredom! You've got options! Come to one of these library events: Anime Club: Wednesdays, 3:00pm - 4:00pm. Meet up with other teen anime fans, we will talk, watch, and explore all things anime! Dates: November 7 Fandom Friday: First Friday of the month, 3:00pm...

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21 Feb Make a Difference: Chew Toys

La Porte County Public Library received a grant from the Young Adult Library Services Association and Dollar General to fund a series of projects led by La Porte teens. This series is called “Make a Difference”. Throughout 2018, teens will be invited to help make...

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27 May Spark Labs Club

Do you enjoy hands-on engineering challenges? What about working with robots or making your own art? Kids and teens, expand your knowledge of science, technology, engineering, art, and math at a different branch of the Library each week! You'll get to take part in challenging activities and...

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15 Nov DIY Travel Games

Celebrate International Games Day by making your own pocket-sized game, perfect for traveling. November 19 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Hanna Branch Library This international celebration began in 2007 when Jenny Levine and Scott Nicholson had the idea of setting a world record for the largest group of people...

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23 Feb Scary Stories for Late at Night

Here at the library we don't save spooky mystery books just for Halloween.  Do you find yourself in the need for a thrilling, chilling, action-packed, stay-up-late-because-now-you-can’t-sleep kind of book?  Try one or more of the library’s recommendations! Something Upstairs by Avi When he moves from Los Angeles to...

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20 Nov Teen Art Show 2015

This year’s Teen Art Show boasted over 100 original pieces of art from local middle and high school students.  Artists submitted a variety of mediums including 3D, ceramics, paintings, drawings, yarn art, and even a jacket created entirely out of Capri Sun packets.   Our seven...

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16 Nov NAME THAT BOOK Competition!

2015 Name That Book Winners!   Boston Team One came in 2nd Place. Boston Team Two finished up in 3rd Place. The competition was fierce at the 2015 Name That Book Competition hosted by La Porte County Public Library.  18 teams from area Middle Schools competed in the competition. LPCSC Boston and Kesling,...

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