Teens

Monthly Spotlight

Returns in September

Each month we have new videos, activities and teen stories to engage, enlighten and inform.

Self-Care Stretching

This instructional video will show you a 10-minute stretching flow to promote positive energy and health. Stretching in the morning can help prepare you for the day ahead and evening stretches will help prepare you for a night of rest.

Preparing for a First Interview
Are You a Team Player? Some version of this question will almost always be included in a job interview. Learn how to answer this question like a pro!

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Partner Drawing
Grab a partner and test your communication skills by working together to complete a drawing!

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Watch previous Monthly Spotlights here.

Making Cents: How To Make Your Money Work For You

Budget Spreadsheet
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How Money Smart Are You?
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Financial Vision Board
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Beyond the Hashtag: How to Make Your Voice Heard

Trivia Game Fundraiser
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Crisis Averted: Strategies for Successful Conflict Resolution

“I” Statements Practice
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The Collaboration Effect Pocket Guide
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De-escalaltion Handout
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It's Lit: Talking About the Books

Create Your Own Book List
Download Worksheet→

Teens Create: Book Cover
Book Cover Template →
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FOR TEACHERS

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Teens Create: Self-Care Inspiration

Share videos, photos or creations of how you do self-care.

YouMedia

Create, collaborate and build tech skills. Work on your music, video, photos, design and podcasts with our skilled mentors.

Participate virtually:

Must be 13 to join.

YouMedia Centers

Barnett Branch

3434 E. Livingston Ave.

Monday-Thursday
1-6 p.m.

Driving Park Branch

1422 E. Livingston Ave.

Monday-Thursday
1-6 p.m.

Hilltop Branch

511 S. Hague Ave.

Monday-Friday
1-6 p.m.

Karl Road Branch

5590 Karl Rd.

Monday/Tuesday
1-6 p.m.

Thursday/Friday
1-6 p.m.

Main Library

96 S. Grant Ave.

Monday-Thursday
11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Friday/Saturday
2-6 p.m.

Whitehall Branch

4445 E. Broad St.

Temporarily Closed

Many thanks to Battelle for their support of YouMedia.

#well-connected

Stay well and stay connected! Our staff share ideas and inspiration.

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Great Reads for Teens

School Help

School Help Centers

Middle-schoolers and high-schoolers: stop in after school to get free, in-person help with your schoolwork.

Choose your location on our School Help page for hours offered.

BrainFuse HelpNow

HelpNow provides 24-hour access to study tools and test preparation for students.

Online Tutors are available from Monday‑Friday, 2‑11 p.m.

Check out our tools to help you with school work.