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SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test

This Saturday 11/1 from 9:30-1:30pm we’ll be hosting a free SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test with Kaplan. Register now to let us know you’re coming.

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Day of the Dead Shrines

Honor your loved ones with mini Dios de los Muertos Ofrendas (shrines) made from Altoid tins.  We’ll be making them at 2:00 on Friday October 24th in the Teen Zone. Read More..

They’re Watching You!

Have you ever seen a photograph that seems to follow you with its eyes? Join us Thursday at 2:00 and we’ll show you how to make your own creepy Halloween decorations out of old-fashioned photographs.

If you’re not one of the lucky ones off school tomorrow, stop by the Teen Zone to pick up what you need to make your own project at home.

Please be aware that we’ll be using x-acto knives for this project!

This program will take place in the Reader’s Theater just off the TeenZone.

Teen Sound + Vision Tour

Join us this Thursday October 9th at 4:00 for a just-for-teens tour of the Sound + Vision studio.

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Dream Collage

What’s your dream for the future? This Saturday October 18th at 3:30 create an image mandala incorporating dream icons and symbolism from all over the world.  Use these symbols to create a road map to your future.

Teen Read Week

October 12-18 is Teen Read Week and this year’s theme is “Turn Dreams Into Reality.” We’ll be celebrating all week with contests and programs ranging from a one sentence story contest to a dream collage, not to mention the amazing prizes.  Read More..

PSAT Strategies and Results Session

Come to the library auditorium this Wednesday at 7pm to get the results from your 9/20 PSAT practice test -OR- just come to get some great test taking tips and strategies.

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Reality U

Reality U is coming to the Lawrence Public Library! Sign up now and fill out a questionnaire to help us tailor the program to you. Then, come to the library on September 24th for Reality U!

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Love ‘Em or Leave ‘Em

Join in a game of Love ‘Em or Leave ‘Em this Thursday September 11th, 4:00pm in the Reader’s Theater (just off the Teen Zone)

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Have you tried the new catalog?

If you’ve visited one of the catalog stations in the new library, you may have noticed that the catalog looks a bit different. This is because we’re transitioning to a new catalog which you can see at!

Some of our favorite features of the new catalog include:

If you have questions about setting up your account or searching in the new catalog, don’t hesitate to ask the Teen Zone Staff.