YA Book Club
Food, Friends, Conversation, and Prizes.
Join PRPL's YA Book Club for the Fall.
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Next Meeting Thursday, February 15th, 6-7 PM

Mark your calendar!
The next TLC meetings will be
January 25, February 15, March 15
5-5:45 PM 
For more information, contact Emily Dowie at edowie@rcls.org.


Teen Zone - Activities for Teens
Registration Begins Tuesday September 5 at 9AM
Teen Writing Workshop
Ages: Grades 8-12
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30pm

February 28, March 28
This workshop is a supportive place where you will meet other teen writers and, together, set your creative ideas in motion.

Teen Math Club
Ages: 11-18
Mondays, 5:15-6:15pm

February 12, February 26, March 12, March 26
Run by a STAC math professor.  Learn new math concepts and build cool projects.

Chess and Games Club for Teens and Tweens
Mondays,  4:15-5pm
February 12, February 26, March 12, March 26

Sign up online* or call us at 845-735-4084, x142.

Click on the "See what's coming up on the calendar" button on the right side of our homepage.

Visit the Learning Lab@PRPL for a listing of
classes there.

Online Resources

Opposing Viewpoints, the classic
series for students, is just a click away!

CollegeSource® Online is a database of 83,393 digital college catalogs, institution profiles, transcript keys, and other critical resources including links to Financial Aid Resources and Assessment Testing and Preparation information.

Literary Criticism
When working from home, be sure to visit our literature database!

We also have created a Literary Criticism Libguide and a JR THESIS NOVELS Libguide.  Otherwise, if you need help finding resources, just come visit the Information Desk and we'll show you what we've got.
Looking for a Good Book?
Check out these lists!  They include links to the catalog so you can check to see if an interesting title is on the shelf--or place a hold for the next available copy.
Best Teen Graphic Novels                                    Teen Historical Fiction
YA Realistic Fiction                                               The Best in Teen Mystery
Spotlight on Popular YA Authors                          Celebrating Introverts & Outsiders in YA Lit
Best Teen Sci-Fi/Dystopian          If You Like Game of Thrones: YA Alternatives to the Popular Series

Great Non-Fiction                       Download the Android version now! 
Books for Teens                         Have an iPod Touch, an iPhone or an iPad? Download the iOS app now!
                                                     (Searching is also available online at YALSA BOOK FINDER.)