Teens

Young Adult Novelists Convention

Upcoming events

Date        Event           Description
Saturday,
Jan. 25
12-6 p.m.
Millbrae Library
1 Library Ave.                                                          
YANovCon
                                                                     
Meet top YA authors at Young Adult Novelist Convention at Millbrae Library. Free event. Grades 6-12 are welcome. Registration required.
Friday,
Jan. 31
6:30-8 p.m.
Main Library
Murder Mystery Party Blackmail, deceit, and murder! 
Teens are invited to this after hours event with a fun flapper and gangster themed murder mystery party! Grades 8-12 are welcome.  Registration required.
Tuesday,
Feb. 4
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Main Library
Spray Painted Thoughts Create a silhouette of your head, fill it in with your thoughts, and decorate with spray paint. Grades 4-12. Registration required.
Saturday,
Feb. 8
March 14
April 11
1-3:30 pm
Main Library
Dungeons & Dragons Club Monthly club for beginners of D&D.
Join us at Ravnica University, and come prepared for cityscapes, dungeons, potentially dragons, lots of dice and a great afternoon! Grades 6-12.
Tuesday, 
Feb. 11
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Main Library
Anxiety Bracelets Confronting Anxiety: Building Resilience with Anxiety Bracelets.
Make your own beaded anxiety bracelet. Grades 4-12. Registration required.
Friday,
Feb. 14
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Belle Haven Branch
Anxiety Bracelets Confronting Anxiety: Building Resilience with Anxiety Bracelets.
Make your own beaded anxiety bracelet. Grades 4-12.
Tuesday,
March 11
3:30-5 p.m.
Main Library
Teen Henna Every teen will learn about traditional mehndi art, and receive a professional henna style from our Bay Area henna artist Rachel Anne Palacios. Grades 4-12. Registration required.
Friday,
March 13
4-5:30 p.m.
Belle Haven Branch
Teen Henna Every teen will learn about traditional mehndi art, and receive a professional henna style from our Bay Area henna artist Rachel Anne Palacios. Grades 4-12. Registration required.
Tuesday,
March 31
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Main Library
Teen Movie & Pizza Staying in for Spring Break? Watch a teen movie and have some pizza in our Teen Zone! Grades 4-12.
Saturday,
April 4
3-4:30 p.m.
Main Library
Teen Plant Terrarium Create a mini succulent plant terrarium! Space is limited for this craft by teaching artist Christie Inocencio. Grades 4-12. Registration Required.
Friday,
April 10
3:30-5 p.m.
Belle Haven Branch
Teen Plant Terrarium Create a mini succulent plant terrarium! Space is limited for this craft by teaching artist Christie Inocencio. Grades 4-12. Registration Required.
Saturday,
May 2
10-5 p.m.
Main Library &
Belle Haven Branch
Free Comic Book Day Celebrate Free Comic Book Day by coming to the Childrens Ref Desk to receive 3 FREE comics!!! While supplies last. 

Poster Art

Menlo Park Youth Poster Exhibition graphic: art depicting many hands painting, drawing, cutting


The City of Menlo Park, Menlo Park Library Foundation, and Facebook Analog Research Lab are sponsoring a "My Community" Youth Poster Exhibition for students in Grades 2-12 living or attending school in Menlo Park,. Leading up to the event, we present a series of artist-led workshops at the Belle Haven Branch Library, open to adults, teens, and students in Grades 2 and above.

Saturday, Jan. 18Risograph Printing 101
Sunday, Jan. 26High-Contrast Papercut Posters
Saturday, Feb. 1Illustrating Yourself and Your Neighbors
Sunday, Feb. 9Changing Our World with Public Posters
Wednesday, Feb. 12Poster exhibition deadline
Friday, Feb. 28Artists’ reception and unveiling
Tuesday, March 10Awards ceremony
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Teen Advisory Group


Want to earn volunteering hours and be involved in your Menlo Park community? Join other teens ages 13-18 in our Teen Advisory Group (TAG)! TAG shares ideas on our library's teen programs, Teen Zone contests, and more.
TAG