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Teen Events: Scroll down for all the free programs and events we offer for teens at the library! Short on time and just want to see it all in one place? Visit our Linktree for the latest library events and programs for teens. Everyone is welcome to follow us on Instagram, and teens are invited to join our Discord community.

This summer, learn techniques for taking photos in nature with a phone or camera. Then you’ll practice your techniques in the nature of Portland! Beginners are welcome.

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Join PPL Teen Summer Reading, starting June 13th! Register to get your FREE summer pack filled with a free book and free supplies for summer fun.

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PPL Teen & the illustration institute are joining forces for a series of workshops and events for teens this summer. Our theme is Graphic Medicine. If you are a middle or high school student interested in comics and drawing, this series is a great way to expand your mind and your artistic portfolio!

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Dungeons and Dragons is back at the Teen Library! Join our adventuring party to play 5th edition Dungeons and Dragons online.

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Join us this summer to learn how to make audio stories about the topics that matter to you!

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Come to the Teen Library for retro gaming on the Wii on the last Wednesday of every month. We have Mario Kart, Just Dance, Super Smash Brothers, and more!

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Join us at the Downtown Library’s Teen Library every Friday from 3:00 — 5:00 PM for video games on our PS4. We have FIFA and more!

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Calling all soccer supporters! Join us at the Teen Library on the first Friday of every month for a FIFA 22 tournament.

If you’re in middle school or high school, you’re eligible to compete. A prize is up for grabs!

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Up Next at the Library:
May25
Wii Wednesday at PPL Teen1:00pm - 4:00pm
S. Donald Sussman Teen Library
May25
Technology Tutoring2:30pm - 4:00pm
Downtown Library
May25
Sustainability Series: PFAS Contamination in Maine Lands and Waters5:30pm - 7:00pm
Sustainability Series: PFAS Contamination in Maine Lands and Waters
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Contact the Librarian
Kelley Blue   Email »
Teen Librarian
207-871-1700 x773
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