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It is time for Summer Reading.

Stop in to Youth Services to find out how you can be successful in meeting your summer reading requirements for Middle School!

Sign up, and learn just how LIBRARIES CAN ROCK YOUR WORLD!

Upcoming Events

Teen SRP: GarageBand Part 1
July 25 at 6:00pm. For teens in Grades 6 and up. GarageBand, Part 1. Attending both sessions is recommended
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Teen SRP: GarageBand Part 2
August 1 at 6:00pm. For teens in Grades 6 and up. Tonight, we will continue creating the music started in Part 1
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Teen SRP: Game night and rock painting
July 28 at 6:00pm. For teens in Grades 6 and up. Chill out and play classic and new board games...and paint rocks!
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Teen SRP: TEEN MIDSUMMER PARTY
August 8 at 6:00pm. For teens Grade 6 and up. Attend this party to close out our weekly summer teen events. Pre-registration is required
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Teen SRP: Recycled Art with Ecos Club
June 27 at 6:00pm. For teens in Grades 6 and up. Create something out of recycled materials. Pr-registration required
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Teen SRP: Bandslam! Movie
July 11 at 6pm. Grades 6 and Up. Join other teens for this zany film about creating your own band!
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Active Programs

Bookworms Teen Book Club

Do you love to read...talk about books...write? If so, check out our teen book club, Bookworms! We meet every Wednesday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm.


TAB LogoTeen Advisory Board (TAB)

Our TAB group meets every Tuesday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. Members organize fun teen events at the library and help with other volunteer efforts too!


2018 Libraries Rock Summer Reading ProgramTeen Summer Reading

Teens Grades 6 and Up: Avoid the summer slide! Register for the Summer Reading Program starting June 18!


Scarborough Teen Writers Group LogoScarborough Teen Writers Group

Join this welcoming writng group for students in grades 6 to 12. Fourth Monday of the month from 3:30pm to 5:30 pm starting September 25, 2017


Minecraft Discover logoMinecraft @ The Library

Explore the library's own dedicated Minecraft server during our monthly Minecraft Miner Days.


Learn to Code with Minecraft logoMinecraft Coding

Learn some computer coding while playing with Minecraft.


Calendar

Sunday, June 24th

  1. Minecraft Miner Day
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 01:00pm
    • New Schedule: Every Fourth Sunday of the month starting January 28, 2018! Explore the Library’s Minecraft world created by our volunteer “tech teens!.” We’ll begin with a session just for beginners at 1:00 PM, then everyone can join in starting at 2:00 PM. If you’ve created your own Minecraft world, bring it along to show others on our big screen! Computers will be available, or you can bring your own laptop. No sign up is needed—just drop in! Please remember that children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.     

Monday, June 25th

  1. Scarborough Teen Writers Group
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 03:30pm
    • The Scarborough Library is pleased to offer a teen writing group for grades 6-12, offered in collaboration with Portland Writers Group Maine (PWGM). Teen writers will have the chance to receive feedback on their work and comment on others’ writing. All genres are welcome, including fantasy, sci-fi, poetry, and nonfiction. Each workshop will include a short session about topics such as point of view, voice, characterization, and critiquing skills. The Scarborough Teen Writers Group (STWG) will meet every fourth Monday of the month. To register, call the Youth Room at 883-4723 opt. 3, email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org, or visit the PWGM's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/pwgmwriterssocialgroup/

Wednesday, June 27th

  1. Recycled Art for Teens
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • Members from the Scarborough High School Ecos Club will show how to turn trash into treasure. For Scarborough students going into Grades 6 and up in the Fall. Pre-registration required. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

Thursday, June 28th

  1. Dungeon & Dragons (ages 12 up)
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 04:00pm
    • For ages 12 & up. Registration requested. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.orgSarah and guest Dungeon Masters will lead you through magical worlds and mystical challenges. The story will continue throughout the summer, but attending every session is not required.

Thursday, July 5th

  1. Dungeon & Dragons (ages 12 up)
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 04:00pm
    • For ages 12 & up. Registration requested. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.orgSarah and guest Dungeon Masters will lead you through magical worlds and mystical challenges. The story will continue throughout the summer, but attending every session is not required.

Wednesday, July 11th

  1. Teen Movie Night: Bandslam
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • For Scarborough students going into Grades 6 and up in the Fall. Pre-registration required. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

Thursday, July 12th

  1. Dungeon & Dragons (ages 12 up)
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 04:00pm
    • For ages 12 & up. Registration requested. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.orgSarah and guest Dungeon Masters will lead you through magical worlds and mystical challenges. The story will continue throughout the summer, but attending every session is not required.

Wednesday, July 18th

  1. Teen Game Night and Rock Art
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • For Scarborough students going into Grades 6 and up in the Fall. Pre-registration required. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

Thursday, July 19th

  1. Dungeon & Dragons (ages 12 up)
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 04:00pm
    • For ages 12 & up. Registration requested. Call 883-4723, opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.orgSarah and guest Dungeon Masters will lead you through magical worlds and mystical challenges. The story will continue throughout the summer, but attending every session is not required.

Sunday, July 22nd

  1. Minecraft Miner Day
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Teens
    • Start time: 01:00pm
    • New Schedule: Every Fourth Sunday of the month starting January 28, 2018! Explore the Library’s Minecraft world created by our volunteer “tech teens!.” We’ll begin with a session just for beginners at 1:00 PM, then everyone can join in starting at 2:00 PM. If you’ve created your own Minecraft world, bring it along to show others on our big screen! Computers will be available, or you can bring your own laptop. No sign up is needed—just drop in! Please remember that children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.