Teen Events for the Month of April

Young Adult Book March Madness!

Friday, April 01, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time, but instead of NCAA basketball, the brackets are full of young adult books. Thirty-two YA and manga titles from 2015 have been selected and placed in the YA Book March Madness Brackets. On March 1, teens can start casting ballots for their favorite YA titles in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 29, and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned April 5. Check the library's website, http://www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness, each week to cast a vote.

Sixth Annual Teen Poetry Contest

Friday, April 01, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries
Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library's Sixth Annual Teen Poetry Contest. The contest's three divisions are: 6th grade, 7th and 8th grades and high school. The contest will begin April 1, and the deadline for entries is 9 p.m. April 30. Winners will be announced mid-May, and the winning poems will be posted online. Prizes from area bookstores will be awarded. Pick up an entry form at any Naperville Public Library location or enter online at www.naperville-lib.org/teens/teenpoetrycontest2016. For more information, contact the library at 630-961-4100, ext. 2203.

YAY FOR YA! An Online Goodreads Book Club

Friday, April 01, 2016 at 9:00 AM -- Other

"Recurring, ongoing program. Lovers of YA literature can sign up for the library's online Goodreads book club. Each month, a new book will be selected, and readers can discuss it online through the participant's Goodreads account.
Request to join the group "Yay for YA!: An Online Book Club" on Goodreads or email teen librarian Alison Colman at acolman@naperville-lib.org.

New books will be posted at the beginning of each month, and participants will have the entire month to read it and discuss."

Young Adult Book March Madness!

Saturday, April 02, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time, but instead of NCAA basketball, the brackets are full of young adult books. Thirty-two YA and manga titles from 2015 have been selected and placed in the YA Book March Madness Brackets. On March 1, teens can start casting ballots for their favorite YA titles in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 29, and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned April 5. Check the library's website, http://www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness, each week to cast a vote.

Young Adult Book March Madness!

Sunday, April 03, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time, but instead of NCAA basketball, the brackets are full of young adult books. Thirty-two YA and manga titles from 2015 have been selected and placed in the YA Book March Madness Brackets. On March 1, teens can start casting ballots for their favorite YA titles in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 29, and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned April 5. Check the library's website, http://www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness, each week to cast a vote.

C2 Education Practice Tests (ACT)(95th)

Sunday, April 03, 2016 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Take a practice test administered by C2 Education, and strengthen core skills in reading, writing and math. This program is presented in partnership with C2 Education. Program requires advanced registration.

Click here to register

Young Adult Book March Madness!

Monday, April 04, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time, but instead of NCAA basketball, the brackets are full of young adult books. Thirty-two YA and manga titles from 2015 have been selected and placed in the YA Book March Madness Brackets. On March 1, teens can start casting ballots for their favorite YA titles in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 29, and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned April 5. Check the library's website, http://www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness, each week to cast a vote.

Young Adult Book March Madness!

Tuesday, April 05, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time, but instead of NCAA basketball, the brackets are full of young adult books. Thirty-two YA and manga titles from 2015 have been selected and placed in the YA Book March Madness Brackets. On March 1, teens can start casting ballots for their favorite YA titles in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 29, and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned April 5. Check the library's website, http://www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness, each week to cast a vote.