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Teens



Events for Teens
Canceled
Thu, Apr 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 04, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
West Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
West Branch

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
West Branch

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Rescheduled
Mon, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
New date Monday, April 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
West Branch

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
West Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
West Branch

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Thu, Apr 23, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Santori Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
West Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
West Branch

@ Santori Library
Canceled
Thu, Apr 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ven a conversar acerca del contenido, personajes y pasajes favoritos. Tendremos galletas y café. Registro requerido.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Grupo de conversación en inglés/ English Conversation Group

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
ISACorps will present on college financial aid, including college costs, types of financial aid, award packages, FAFSA, and more.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Grupo de conversación en inglés/ English Conversation Group

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us to make these easy pineapple candles!

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Boys II Men

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Looking to brush up your Spanish or English language skills? Come to the Aurora Public Library!

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Grupo de conversación en inglés/ English Conversation Group

@ Eola Road Branch
Canceled
Sat, Apr 04, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
ACT practice test implemented by Sylvan Learning Center. No registration: seats are first come, first served. Results will be provided by Sylvan.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
The library and the Alive Center of Naperville will be offering a free space for teens to hang out in comfort and safety. There will be movies, games, activities, and more. All teens are welcome!

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join us for the Polish custom of making “pisanki” – colorful and detailed Easter eggs! No real eggs will be used so you can enjoy your craft for years to come. Registration required - opens March 9.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Teen Advisory Board is a group of teens that helps the library plan programs, help with special projects, and work hard to make the library a better place! Email teens@aurorapubliclibrary.org for info

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Representatives from My College Planning Team will provide strategies for college planning. Teens and parents are welcome to attend. Registration is recommended.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
The library and the Alive Center of Naperville will be offering a free space for teens to hang out in comfort and safety. There will be movies, games, activities, and more. All teens are welcome!

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
The library and the Alive Center of Naperville will be offering a free space for teens to hang out in comfort and safety. There will be movies, games, activities, and more. All teens are welcome!

Rescheduled
Mon, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
New date Monday, April 06, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Teen Advisory Board is a group of teens that helps the library plan programs, help with special projects, and work hard to make the library a better place! Email teens@aurorapubliclibrary.org for info

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
The library and the Alive Center of Naperville will be offering a free space for teens to hang out in comfort and safety. There will be movies, games, activities, and more. All teens are welcome!

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Hang out, watch anime, read manga, talk about your favorites, have Japanese snacks, do crafts, and draw your favorite characters. Cosplay is always welcome. Walk-ins are welcome! For grades 6-12.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
SAT practice test implemented by Sylvan Learning Center. No registration: first come, first served. Results will be provided by Sylvan.

@ West Branch
Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us as we re-purpose vinyl records into works of art.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Come hang out in the West Branch Teen Area, play games, do crafts, refreshments will be served. No registration required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Put the pedal to the metal and see if you've got what it takes to be the champion of this Mariokart tournament!

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Come hang out in the West Branch Teen Area, play games, do crafts, refreshments will be served. No registration required.

Interested in joining the Teen Advisory Board? Join today!

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Teen Resources
College & Career
America's Career Infonet
America’s Career Infonet explores various careers, industries, and occupations with video examples of workplaces, educational requirements, and possible funding sources.
College Board
Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed.
FAFSA
Free Application for Federal Student Aid, the official website.
Fastweb
A free resource that provides information and links to scholarships, nationwide.
ISAC
Illinois Student Assistance Commission provides assistance with financial aid and the college process.
Health
Above the Influence
A movement empowering young people to recognize and face the influences around us, including pressure to abuse drugs and alcohol.
Bedsider
The free birth control support network committed to helping you find a doctor and birth control method that meets your individual needs.
Mix It Up
Teaching tolerance-based international campaign encouraging students to identify, question, and cross social boundaries.
Planned Parenthood
A nonprofit organization committed to providing sexual health care throughout the united states.
Scarleteen
Sex ed for the real world, specifically for teens and young adults.
English & Writing
EasyBib
Automatically creates a bibliography for you in MLA, APA, or Chicago style.
Free Audiobooks
Free audiobooks to download all summer long, no library card required.
Lincoln List
Association of Illinois School Library Educators Lincoln Award books.
OWL Purdue
Provides the guidelines for MLA, APA, and Chicago style including the works cited, in text citations, paper formatting, and more.
Teen Top Ten
Young Adult Library Services Association award books, nominated by teens.
Social Studies & History
CIA Factbook
Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications and more for over 250 world entities.
EyeWitness to History
Find first hand accounts, illustrated with vintage photos, original radio broadcasts, and more.
History Channel
Explore thousands of historical articles and videos.
National Archives
Explore our nation’s history through documents, photos, and records.
The American Experience
Select or search for a president to find biographical information.
Science
Encyclopedia of Earth
Explore information about the Earth, its natural environments, and interaction with society.
Khan Academy
Free tutorials and videos to help increase understand of math and science.
NASA
News, images, videos, and more from America’s space agency, pioneering the future in space exploration and scientific discovery.
Test Prep
4Tests
Free practice tests for high school, college, and professionals as well as standardized tests and exams.
Test Prep Review
Free test prep questions and exams for a variety of career situations.

School Summer Reading List

eSports

Registered library card holders can use the esports machines for 90 minutes with two 15-minute extensions (if no one else is waiting).

Hours

West Branch:

Mondays through Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday -Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (During school year)

Eola Road Branch:

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 1 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday:  1 - 5:30 p.m. (During school year)

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