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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.

You can learn more about our Teen Summer Reading program here!

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Join us across Portland Public Library’s locations for fun events during February Break. We’ll have crafts, games, and even a slime-making session.

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Teen Button Club

Join us for our monthly Button Club in the Teen Library to design and make your own wearable buttons! We meet on the third Thursday of each month.


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Our goal is to bring topical and relevant conversations directly to the young people who use our library. We invite teens to share a snack and a conversation with a diverse array of passionate professionals working in the Portland community.

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Video games: Thursdays and Fridays

Visit the Teen Library on Thursday and Friday afternoons to play video games on the Teen Library’s PS4. We have FIFA, Mortal Kombat, Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, and NBA 2k!

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Up Next at the Library:
Family Story Time at Riverton10:30am - 11:00am
Riverton Branch
Work Permit Clinic for Asylum Seekers10:15am - 5:00pm
Downtown Library
Story Time for Children Downtown10:30am - 11:00am
Downtown Library
From the PPL blog:
Library Love: Our February Picks
Our staff shares a few great library picks for February.   More »
Celebrating Black History, Literature, and Culture
Resources and lists on Black History, Literature, and Culture   More »
Explore new titles in 2024!
Learn how to explore new titles that have just arrived or are on order at the library.   More »
Contact the Librarian
Sara Fiorenza   Email »
Teen Librarian
207-871-1700 x776
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