Teens Events

Are You Smarter Than A Librarian?: Teen Trivia Night

Monday, February 17, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Come solo or work in a small group of 3, either way, prove you're smarter than a librarian as you compete in a trivia contest against your fellow contestants for the grand prize (plus bragging rights!)
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Teens

A Magic The Gathering Gathering

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Bring your deck (we'll provide a couple) and meet up with others to play and discuss strategy.
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Teens

Practice ACT Test

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -
9:30am to 1:00pm
Find out what test day will really be like by taking a proctored practice exam from Wheaton Tutors. Bring a calculator and a snack for the break.
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Teens
College Prep

D&D Club

Monday, February 24, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!

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Teens

Living Room Conversation: Immigration

Monday, February 24, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Be an active participant in respectful discourse with other individuals interested in controversial or complex policy issues. Immigration has become a flash point in politics. This conversation will be an opportunity to listen to each other's experiences. Increased understanding promotes better relationships and ultimately, solutions.
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Adults
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!
Currently watching The Rising Of The Shield Hero [Rated TV-PG for minor language]
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Teens

Teen Take & Make

Thursday, March 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

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Teens

Prepping for Springtime Ailments - Rice Heating Pads

Monday, March 9, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Looking forward towards the seasonal colds, or allergies? Neither are we. That’s why we’ll be attempting to stock up on some Rice Heating Pads that we’ll be making ourselves.
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Teens

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
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Teens

Practice SAT Test

Saturday, March 14, 2020 -
9:30am to 1:00pm
Find out what test day will really be like by taking a proctored practice exam from Wheaton Tutors. Bring a calculator and a snack for the break.
Event Type: 
Teens
College Prep

A Magic The Gathering Gathering

Thursday, March 19, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Bring your deck (we'll provide a couple) and meet up with others to play and discuss strategy.
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Teens

High School Gaming Tournament

Monday, March 23, 2020 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
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Teens

Living Room Conversation: Money in Politics

Monday, March 23, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Be an active participant in respectful discourse with other individuals interested in controversial or complex policy issues. Does "big money" overly influence our elections and the actions of elected officials? Shouldn't corporate leaders be able to use funds to advance their ideas? Come share your thoughts on this timely topic.
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Adults
Teens

Dealing with Stress

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Learn helpful techniques for coping with stress in your everyday life. Presented by the DuPage County Health Department.
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Teens

Adulting 101 - Resume Workshop

Thursday, March 26, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Not sure what you should have on a resume or what it even is? Come and learn about essential parts, determine which format is right for you, and get help creating a document unique to your abilities, goals, and experience.
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Teens

D&D Club

Monday, March 30, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!

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Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!

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Teens

Mindfulness Meditation Workshop

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Chopra Center certified instructor Stephanie Frantz teaches you a simple mindfulness meditation technique and a breathing exercise to relax, reduce stress, and increase your overall sense of wellbeing.
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Adults
Teens

Teen Take & Make

Sunday, April 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

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Teens

Grants, Scholarships, and Loans

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
This workshop will reveal some of the biggest mistakes families are making in the college planning process that can add thousands of dollars to the cost of students’ educations. It reveals unique techniques to reduce the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) while also optimizing admissions and scholarship opportunities. Both parents are encouraged to attend this complimentary seminar presented by experts from My College Planning Team.
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Teens
Adults
College Prep

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
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Teens

Connect the Dots

Thursday, April 9, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Find new ways to identify your interests and how those can translate to careers.
(Specifically for 8th, 9th, and 10th graders)
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Teens
College Prep

DIY Dry Erase Calendars

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Excited for your summer plans, but worried you won’t be able to keep track? Looking forward toward dorm life, or just want to add to your bedroom? We’ll be making large dry erase calendars so you can keep your life on track!
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Teens

A Magic The Gathering Gathering

Thursday, April 16, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Bring your deck (we'll provide a couple) and meet up with others to play and discuss strategy.
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Teens

Living Room Conversation: Healthcare

Monday, April 20, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Be an active participant in respectful discourse with other individuals interested in controversial or complex policy issues. We all want high quality and affordable healthcare. For decades Americans have spent more per capita than other nations yet our healthcare outcomes are not even in the top 20. Come share your perspective on how we should approach this challenge.
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Adults
Teens

Middle School Gaming Tournament

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
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Teens

D&D Club

Monday, April 27, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!

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Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!

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Teens

Teen Take & Make

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

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Teens

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
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Teens

D&D Club

Monday, May 18, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!

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Teens

A Magic The Gathering Gathering

Thursday, May 21, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Bring your deck (we'll provide a couple) and meet up with others to play and discuss strategy.
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Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!

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Teens

Exam Cram

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 -
2:30pm to 9:00pm
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace.
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Teens

Exam Cram

Thursday, May 28, 2020 -
2:30pm to 9:00pm
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace.
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Teens

Exam Cram

Friday, May 29, 2020 -
2:30pm to 9:00pm
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace.
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Teens

Stress Relief from Finals

Saturday, May 30, 2020 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm
Are you in need of a break? Want a chance to catch a breath and do something fun? Do you just want to get out of the house and eat some snacks? Come to the library (if you’re not already here) and catch a movie, listen to music, or even do a small craft. We may even have a surprise guest visit.
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Teens

Exam Cram

Saturday, May 30, 2020 -
2:30pm to 9:00pm
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace.
Event Type: 
Teens

Stress Relief from Finals

Sunday, May 31, 2020 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm
Are you in need of a break? Want a chance to catch a breath and do something fun? Do you just want to get out of the house and eat some snacks? Come to the library (if you’re not already here) and catch a movie, listen to music, or even do a small craft. We may even have a surprise guest visit.
Event Type: 
Teens

Exam Cram

Sunday, May 31, 2020 -
2:30pm to 9:00pm
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace.
Event Type: 
Teens

Exam Cram

Monday, June 1, 2020 -
2:30pm to 9:00pm
Cram for finals at the library. Snacks and drinks will be available in the Teenspace.
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Teens

Teen Take & Make

Friday, June 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

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Teens

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
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Teens

A Magic The Gathering Gathering

Thursday, June 18, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Bring your deck (we'll provide a couple) and meet up with others to play and discuss strategy.
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Teens

High School Gaming Tournament

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
Event Type: 
Teens

D&D Club

Monday, June 29, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!

Event Type: 
Teens

Anime Club

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!

Event Type: 
Teens

Teen Take & Make

Sunday, July 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

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Teens

Middle School Gaming Tournament

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
Event Type: 
Teens