Teen Programs

Teen Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program

“Reading Colors Your World!” will take place from June 26 through August 21 via SHPL's website. The eight-week summer reading program is available to children, teens and adults. Participants can register online using the library’s digital summer reading platform, a web and mobile-friendly application that allows users to log their reading and activities, unlock achievements and discover new books.  Broaden your reading horizons and earn a chance to win awesome prizes! 

To register and track your reading visit Beanstack. Don't forget to download the Beanstack app from Google Play or the Apple App Store to make tracking what you read even easier.

Teen Book Tastings Flyer

Wednesdays, July 7, July 21 & Aug 4

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Come discover and rate new teen books at the library. Teens will review a selection of staff picked books, comment, and discuss the latest books and authors in Young Adult fiction. Take part in the selection of Young Adult books and authors. Refreshments will be provided. Call 562-989-7323 to reserve your space.

2021 Teen Yoga  Smoothies

Teen Yoga & Smoothies

Saturday, July 24, 11:30 a.m. – 12: 30 pm

Learn basic yoga poses and meditation techniques then sample some delicious and healthy smoothies! Please wear clothing you can move around in and bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Registration is required and a parental approval form must be signed and submitted before the class. Free for Ages 12+ Space is limited. Call 562-989-7323 to reserve your space.

Healthy Dog Treats 101 with Chef Ollie

Thursday, August 5, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  

Make a box of dog treats using humanely sourced ingredients, grain and soy free, with recipe and instructions by Chef Ollie! Please leave your fur babies at home.  Free for ages 16+ Space is limited. Call 562-989-7323 to reserve your space. 


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