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.

 May

Grindelwald

Teen Movie: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Saturday, May 18
3:00 pm
Shaw Programming Room #260

Experience the magic of the Wizarding World as Newt and his friends travel to Paris in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Enjoy popcorn and puzzles as you watch this newest adventure. Questions? Call 801-852-6661.
Boggle

Boggle Bonanza

May 1-31
Teen Corner

How many words can you make from the Boggle letters posted in the Teen Corner? Bring your completed answer sheet to the 1st Floor Reference Desk for a piece of candy. Questions? Call 801-852-6661.

 June

Summer Reading Program 2019

Summer Reading Kickoff and Book Sale

Saturday, June 1
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bullock Room #309
All Ages

Sign up for Summer Reading and build your home library at the same time! The kickoff will have computers stations for convenient signup, activities for kids, and a giant book sale. Each person who registers for Summer Reading at the kickoff will receive a voucher for a FREE BOOK at the book sale.
Teen Lock-In 2019

Teen Lock In

Tuesday, June 11
8:00 - 11:00 pm
Ballroom

Have a blast at the biggest Teen event of the summer! Hang out with friends, eat food, play games, make crafts, help with a service activity (Stuffed Animal Sleepover), and much more. If you've ever wanted to hang out in the Library after closing, this is your chance!
You must have a signed permission slip to attend the Lock-In. Permission slips are available at the First Floor Reference Desk or you can print one and bring it with you to the Lock-In. 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 Teens & Tripods in May. The program will return in June, no registration required.

teen programs volunteer board

Teen Volunteer Board (TVB)

TVB Application

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

2019 Meeting Schedule

  • May 2
  • June 6
  • 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 »