teen programs

Teen Programs

Teen Newsletter Signup

Except where noted, all programs are for teens, ages 12 - 18.
For more information, call 801-852-6661.

 July

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Teen Film Contest Viewing Party

Thursday, July 18
6:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

Lights, camera, action! Create a film with the theme "A Universe of Stories" and submit it by July 6th for a chance to win a $100 gift card. Then walk the red carpet on July 18th at the viewing party and awards ceremony!

Info and Rules
Helpful Resources

Submission Form
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Spider Web Challenge

Saturday, July 20
3:00 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

Come learn how a spider makes its web. Then put your own skills to the test and see if you can make and escape your own spider web! Questions? Call 801-852-6661.
Guess Jar

Teen Guess Jar

Weekly, June 3 - July 27
First Floor Reference Desk

Each week there will be a new item in the jar. The closest guess without going over wins a prize!

 Continuous Programs

Teens and Tripods

Teens & Tripods

Starting January, 2019

2nd & 4th Thursdays
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Basement Creative Lab
Intro to Studio Production class required

An exploratory program for teens interested in creative tech - photography, filming, and audio production. Teens must complete the "Intro to Studio Production" class before attending.
Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

No registration required.

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Teen Volunteer Board (TVB)

TVB Application

First Thursday of every month
6:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

2019 Meeting Schedule

  • July 11
  • August 1
  • September 5
  • October 3
  • November 7
  • December 5

Come hang out with your friends while helping your library! Help librarians choose what books to order, help create fun teen programs at the library, volunteer for special library events, and more. As a Teen Volunteer Board member, you can serve your community and gain valuable experience for job resumes and college applications. Pick up a Teen Volunteer Board application from the First Floor Reference Desk or pdfprint one online and bring it to your first meeting.

See our blog post on the Top 10 Reasons You Should Come to Teen Volunteer Board

Minecraft Club

Teen Minecraft Club

Teens, ages 12 - 18
Every Friday
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260
No registration required

Creators. Survivors. Come explore a new Minecraft world. Teen players of all levels welcome.

Younger than 12? See Minecraft for Kids.
For more information, please call 801-852-6661.

Games at the library

Friday Night Games

Every Friday Night
5:00 - 9:00 pm
Tables on the southeast corner of the building by the Teen Corner.

Ages 12 and up

Come play a game at the library!  A selection of board and card games available for use inside the library.

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AuthorLink Series

The Provo City Library is committed to bringing exciting, well-known and well-beloved authors to Utah Valley! We invite the finest authors and illustrators in the publishing world to participate in our AuthorLink series. We also act as a launching point for nationally published local authors.

Upcoming author visits »