Young Adult Programs and Events

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Upcoming YA Events

P Shabazz Headshot

Living Words:
Poetry and Prose

with Phillip Shabazz

YA Poetry Workshop

Saturday, June 1 - 10am-3pm at MPL

Workshop is offered to students in grades 4-12. Space is limited, pre-registration required.

Poetry Slam

Saturday, June 1 - 4-5:30pm at the Grind Coffee House in Morganton

Free and open to the public. Refreshments available for purchase.

Make Your Own Bullet Journal

Monday, May 20: 6pm at MPL
Pre-Registration Required. All Supplies Provided.

Foster Fair

Saturday, May 25
2-4pm at MPL

Join our recruitment fair to learn about fostering and sign up to volunteer! Multiple Rescue Groups will be onsite.

eBooks, eAudio-books, and more!

YASRP 2018. Unleash the Beasts at your library. REgistration Begins May 13

Download the Young Adult SRP Flyer
for details on all the adventure.

YA SRP runs June 10 - July 26. Registration begins May 13. This program is exclusively for rising middle, middle, and high school students. Students must have a valid library card. Download the flyer (above) or ask at your local library for more information. Additional details coming soon.

For other Summer Reading Program information, visit our SRP Page.

Registration Kick-off Events

Monday, May 13, 5:30-7:30pm at MPL
Tuesday, May 14, 5:30-7:30pm at VPL
Thursday, May 16, 4:30-6:00pm at CBH

Open to students in rising 6-12th grades.
General registration, Sign-Up program registration, team assignment, and door prizes!

YA Movie at the Marquee

Avengers Endgame Poster

Thursday, May 23
time TBA

Pre-registration Required. Limited Free Tickets.

YAAB May Meetings

Monday, May 6 - 6pm at MPL
Tuesday, May 7 - 6pm at VPL

YAAB End of Year Celebration

Tuesday, May 21
5:30pm at Friday Friends.

NCSLMA Battle of the Books
Booklist 2019-2020

Click to download the NCSLMA Battle of the Books Booklist 2019-2020

Note: All books are available through the library (catalog link coming soon)in print, and many are available as eBooks through Overdrive!

Need Homework Help? Looking for something fun to do online?

Check out the
Teens Online Resources Page!