Teen Programs Teen Programs

Join Teen Summer Reading from June 8-August 8! Log your reading to earn badges & prizes including a free book! This program is for teens in grades 6 and up. Sign-up at

Teen Programs

Virtual Escape Room: Wizard of Oz Adventure
Monday, June 1-Monday, June 15
How to join: https://forms.gle/W1DTkA1488SW537N6
Participate in a virtual escape room in the Land of Oz! Your goal is to find clues, solve puzzles, and travel through the land of Oz in order to find Dorothy!

Teen Fairy Gardens
Grades 6 & up
Thursday, June 18 | 2:00-3:00 PM
How to join: https://zoom.us/j/99635614338
Meeting ID: 996-3561-4338
Into fantasy and fairy lore? Join us in our virtual program to create your own fairy garden! Don’t have a green thumb? That’s OK! Fairy gardens are decorative and more about expression of art than science. So let your creativity shine and make something magical! Visit the library’s website for information on how you can pick up a Fairy Garden kit prior to the program.

Tween & Teen Writer’s Workshop
Grades 4 & up Thursdays, June 18 | 3:30-4:30 PM
How to join: https://zoom.us/j/92620627852
Meeting ID: 926-2062-7852
Practice your creative writing skills with others using fun writing prompts and games! Zoom meeting link.

Tween & Teen STEAM: E-Textiles!
Grades 4 & up
Wednesday, June 24 | 2:00-3:00 PM
How to join: https://zoom.us/j/96997091505
Meeting ID: 969-9709-1505
Learn how to hand sew with conductive thread and make a light-up LED bookmark! Visit the library’s website for information on how you can pick up a STEAM E-Textiles kit prior to the program.

DIY Pop Sockets
Monday, July 6 - Monday July 27
Pick-up your kit at the North Shore Library
Express yourself with a custom designed DIY pop socket for your phone or tablet! Pick-up a kit during the dates above and make your own at home!

Virtual Drawful 2 for Teens!
Grades 6 & up
Thursday, July 9 | 4:00-5:00 PM
How to join: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86532324037
Meeting ID: 865-3232-4037
Drawful is a digital picture-drawing game that is both hilarious and unpredictable! All you need is a phone, tablet or computer to play against other teens!

Tween & Teen Writer’s Workshop
Grades 4 & up
Thursday, July 16 | 3:30-4:30 PM
How to join: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88355999368
Meeting ID: 883-5599-9368
Practice your creative writing skills with others using fun writing prompts and games! Zoom meeting link.

Coming up this week...

Virtual Programs

Looking for a good book?

Visit the Youth Services Department Staff Picks and Reading Lists.

Fantasy

First Books in Popular Series & Dulogies

Great Graphic Novels & Manga

Historical Fiction

Mysteries

Non-Fiction for Teens

Paranormal Ficion

Science Fiction

Sports Fiction

Staff Favorites

Printz Award

Morris Award

Milwaukee County Teen Book Award

YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults

Great Graphic Novels for Teens

Nonfiction for Young Adults

Teen Advisory Board

Do you need volunteer hours?
Are you looking to gain leadership and teamwork experience?
Want to become more involved in activities at the library?
Follow the link for more information!

Teen Advisory Board

Virtual Escape Room: Escape from Bowser’s Castle Monday, July 20 - Monday, August 3
How to join: http://www.mcfls.org/northshorelibrary/
Participate in a virtual escape room in the Super World of Mario and Friends! Find clues, solve puzzles and travel through this virtual world with Mario, Princess Peach, Yoshi and more! Watch out for Wario and all the other villains out to get you. Can you save the day and get everyone out of danger?

Teen Nailed It Virtual Competition
Grades 6 & up
Thursday, July 30 | 2:30-3:30 PM
How to join: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83435014433
Meeting ID: 834-3501-4433
Can you make delicious desserts or are you a disaster in the kitchen? For this competition, it doesn’t matter! We will give you all the ingredients to make a pinterest-worthy cupcake including a photo of what it should look like! Put it all together live and help us choose who nailed it and who… didn’t! Visit the library’s website for information on how you can pick up a Nailed It kit prior to the program.