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Young Adult Lounge Leaders (YALL)

Forest Park Public Library at Young Adult Lounge

Help plan events and suggest changes for the YA Lounge, and earn volunteer hours. One (1) service hour is earned for each meeting attended. This monthly meeting is held the 2nd Thursday of each month in the YA Lounge. Designed for grades 8-12. Image URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/static.evanced.info/Customer/fppl/YALL_EVANCED_926C2719.PNG

YA Creative Lab: Acrylic Message Heart Keychains

Forest Park Public Library at Young Adult Lounge

Create one of a kind items using the Library’s vinyl cutter and your imagination. Supplies limited. Designed for grades 8-12. Image URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/static.evanced.info/Customer/fppl/ACRYLIC_MESSAGE_HEART_EVANCED_93A64088.PNG

Canvas Art

Forest Park Public Library at Young Adult Lounge

Craft a one-of-a-kind pour painting to personalize your space. Leave your art overnight to dry at the library, then come back to your very own masterpiece. Supplies are limited. Designed for grades 8-12. Image URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/static.evanced.info/Customer/fppl/CANVAS_ART_EVANCED_D4BE824D.PNG

YA Chat and Snack

Forest Park Public Library at Young Adult Lounge

Enjoy a light snack and hear about updates to your space and services, while also having your voice heard. This monthly meeting - held the 3rd Friday of each month in the YA Lounge - is when library staff, including our Safety Coordinator Elizabeth, check in with teens! Designed for grades 8-12. Image URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/static.evanced.info/Customer/fppl/FPPL_YA_CHAT_AND_SNACK_DCEA6D6B.PNG

Book Talk + Tabletop Triathlon

Forest Park Public Library at Young Adult Lounge

Read the graphic memoir Victory. Stand!: Raising my Fist for Justice by Tommie Smith, Derrick Barnes, and Dawud Anyabwile prior to our meet-up, then come ready to discuss. After we discuss, we’ll test our skills at tabletop basketball, football, and track. Designed for grades 8-12. Image URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/static.evanced.info/Customer/fppl/BOOK_TALK__TRIATHLON_6A0E65DD.PNG

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