The Central Library Teen Room (also known as the Copley Teen Room) is now on Twitter!
Our Twitter handle is: @BPLTeenCentral
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Posted on May 20th, 2013 by Anna in Teen Services
Posted on May 20th, 2013 by Laura in Teen Services
If you love to listen to great teen books, check out the free downloads from Audiosync this summer! Starting on May 30, there will be two completely free audiobooks available for download every week. Take a look at the titles and dates, and get ready to listen! And don’t forget, you can borrow free downloadable audiobooks 365 days a year at the library – take a look at the teen books available for download from our library catalog!
June 6 – June 12, 2013
The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place, Book 1: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood, read by Katherine Kellgren (HarperAudio)
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, read by Wanda McCaddon (Tantor Audio)
Posted on May 17th, 2013 by Laura in Teen Services
Too young for Hopeline? Looking for a meaningful summer experience – one with a stipend attached? 13-and-14-year-olds can apply to be a BCYF SUPERTeen this summer!
The SUPERTeens program, sponsored by SUPERTOURS and BNY Mellon, will offer 125 Boston youth ages 13-14 a high-quality service-learning experience during the summer months. Youth in the SUPERTeens program will have the opportunity to attend weekly leadership development workshops, gain hands-on experience by working in 10 BCYF Community Centers and participate in scavenger hunt field trips to Boston’s arts and enrichment institutions.
Get more information and copies of the application right here!
Posted on May 13th, 2013 by Laura in Teen Services
May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month! Take a look at these stories about Asian-Pacific American teens, as well as stories about teens living in Asia and the Pacific Islands. These stories reflect the incredible variety of the Asian-Pacific teen experience!