Teen Events for the Month of October

Frightful nights writing contest

Friday, October 31, 2014 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
With spooky days and frightful nights just around the corner, teens can enter the library?'s Halloween-themed writing contest. To participate, individuals can write a short story (no more than 300 words) beginning with the sentence, "It was a dark and stormy night ?..." Writers can be funny or downright spooky ?- just as long as the story is creative and original. Participants can email entries to TeenSpaceNPL@gmail.com from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31. Check out the Teen Space website, naperville-lib.org/TeenSpaceHome, to read some of the best entries as the date gets closer to Oct.

Halloween Hijinks (NSL)

Friday, October 31, 2014 at 3:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teens can dress in costume while watching the 1986 version of "Little Shop of Horrors" on Halloween night.They can poke fun at the movie's campiness by texting comments using MuVChat. Attendees also can make a potted plant dessert that looks like the movie's Audrey II.