Things for teens at DPL!

Things for teens at DPL!

2024 Teen Summer Reading Challenge

DPL's Summer Reading Challenge for all ages begins Tuesday, May 28th, and runs through the summer. Patrons can preregister beginning April 11th.

LearningExpress Library™

Improve your academic skills. Prepare for high-stakes tests. Become career-ready. LearningExpress Library offers targeted learning centers — each with a collection of practice tests, tutorials, e-books, articles and flashcards — to help you achieve your goals.

Explora Secondary Schools

Did you know that your library offers a fun, easy-to-use tool that can help you complete your research and classroom assignments?

  • July 24
    3:00pm - 5:00pm

    Teen Thing

    Join us for activities, crafts, games, and projects at Teen Thing every Wednesday in June and July! For ages 12-18! Registration encouraged for July 31st PUPs Paint Party!

  • July 30
    1:00pm - 2:00pm

    Graphic Novels are Life! Telling Your Own Story in a Graphic Novel with Dan Santat (5th-8th Grade)

    Virtual Event- Tuesday, July 30th at 1:00 PM

    Online
  • July 31
    3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Technology Basics

    Google Workspace

    Computer Lab
  • July 31
    3:00pm - 5:00pm

    Teen Thing PUPs Paint Party

    Special Teen Thing PUPS Paint Party event with our furry friend Lady Mary!

  • August 01
    6:00pm - 7:30pm

    Real Talk on Race

    Madden Auditorium
  • August 03
    3:00pm - 5:00pm

    D&D @ DPL (Continuing Players)

    This session is full. Please watch our calendars and socials for future sessions!

  • August 07
    1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Your All Access Pass Behind the Scenes at the Space Station with Smithsonian Curator Dr. Jennifer Levasseur

    Virtual Event- Wednesday, August 7th at 1:00 PM

    Online
  • August 07
    4:30pm - 8:00pm

    Teen Escape Room

    The Alchemy Lab

  • August 10
    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Community Board Game Afternoon

    PLAY | SHARE | DISCOVER

    Madden Auditorium
  • August 15
    1:00pm - 3:00pm

    The Golden Ticket to College Admissions Is Not What You Think: Redefining Success for Parents of Teens with Irena Smith, PhD

    Virtual Events- Thursday, August 15th at 1:00 PM

    Online