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At the Forest Park Public Library, we believe that to create a great space for teens, you have to relate and listen to teens.
We’re ready to listen and help you become your best self, while providing a safe and entertaining environment.

3 REASONS TO JOIN

Leadership Training

Joining a library club or volunteering provides you with skills you can use to put on a resume or get leadership positions at school!

Community Involvement

Get to know teens from Forest Park and also our neighboring towns through clubs, events, and even online gaming.

Have Your Voice Heard

Teens are the voice behind most of our teen programming. You have a say in our materials, activities, and events!

CURRENT CLUBS

Gaming Alliance

A club for teen gamers and game enthusiasts. Each month, join us for open gaming, game discussions, and a showcase of game-related books.

Girls Who Code

Get inspired to study computer science and learn skills to work in the field. For girls in grades 6-12.

Teen Advisory Board

Become a Library Leader and help shed a light on what teens need and want. Members of the board have the opportunity to plan events, suggest changes, and earn volunteer hours.

The Teen Service Club

Interested in service but don’t know where to start? Need community service hours? Join The Teen Service Club! Forest Park teens and tweens (ages 11+) are invited so share ideas on service projects, and then come together to pull them off.

OPPORTUNITIES

Teen Room Chats

This monthly meeting is when librarians check in with teens! Hear about updates to your space and services, while also having your voice heard.

Test Proctoring Services

Students in need of proctoring services are encouraged to fill out this form or ask a librarian for information.

Volunteer Opportunities

Fill out a volunteer application at the Youth Services Desk. We will contact you when a volunteer assignment fits your skills! Also be sure to check out The Teen Service Club.

A Listening Ear

Come by and talk to any of the Teen Services staff if you have anything to get off your chest.

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