Niles Public Library Teen Scene Blog

Do Something …
October 31, 2007, 12:10 pm
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Do you have community service hours to complete, or just enjoy helping others? You may want to visit the Do Something website to search for volunteer opportunities in the area.  Also, check out the “Celebrities Gone Good” blog to read about something besides Britney Spears’ woes.

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Chat with an author (2 nights left)
October 30, 2007, 10:51 am
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Visit the Readergirlz group forum tonight and tomorrow night to chat with authors, live!
Tonight, Oct. 30 @ 7:00 Chicago-time: Dia Calhoun
Tomorrow night, Oct. 31 @ 11:00 Chicago-time: Stephenie Meyer

Hmm, I should start working on my costume…
October 29, 2007, 10:26 am
Filed under: Events

Looking for last-minute Halloween costume and decorating ideas?  We’ve got books to help!

Harry Potter leads to Satan?
October 26, 2007, 11:51 am
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Here’s an interesting news story:
Massachusetts Pastor Orders Harry Potter Books Removed From Catholic School
What do you think?  How many of you have checked out Harry Potter books from your school library?  What would you do if the school took them away?

Hermione, Ron, & Harry

I Dare You to Come to Fright Night!
October 23, 2007, 3:54 pm
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Fright Night
Thursday, October 25
7:00-8:15 pm, in the large meeting room
Hear spooky Halloween stories, and tell your own … if you dare!


Teen Photo Contest Ends Saturday!
October 19, 2007, 9:32 am
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Hey teens!  Submit up to six photos by 5:00 pm, Saturday, October 20 for a chance to win $75 and have your art displayed in the library!  The complete rules are posted here, on our website.  Drop your images off at the reference desk, or email them to:

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Teen Movie – Thursday, October 18
October 17, 2007, 9:45 am
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Blades of Glory poster

Watch Blades of Glory, starring Jon Heder and and Will Ferrell as rival figure skaters who can only compete … together.

4:00pm Thursday, on the library’s big screen.

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