young adults

⭐ Adulting 101: Freshman Tips and Tricks Chat (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Are you a college freshman for the first time? Want to know what you need to do to successfully finish your freshman year? Interested in surviving the first year of college? Join the Eastchester Branch as we discuss various tips and tricks on what will help you, share what books are helpful, and […]

Teens: YA Trivia Tournament (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Test your knowledge with a friendly trivia competition! This event is online only. You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link with instructions on how to join will be sent to you via email approximately one day before the discussion. You […]

⭐ Shaping the Library Built Environment: A Workshop for Teens (D.C. Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Are you a teen or young adult interested in exploring architecture, design or construction? In celebration of our 125th anniversary of DC Public Library, we are hosting a virtual two hour workshop with Jaspreet Pahwa, Interim Director of Capitol Planning & Construction and Ryan McCoy, Library Design & Appearance Coordinator […]

Meet Candice Iloh, YA Author of ‘Everybody Lookin’ (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

Would you like to have a virtual class visit from a debut Young Adult author? This is your chance! Join us for a conversation with Candice Iloh, a first generation Nigerian-American author and dancer based in Philadelphia, PA. She is a writer, teaching artist, and youth educator. She has performed […]

Tuesday Night Special: A Book Club for Teens/Adults With Special Needs (Fairfax County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Tuesday Night Special: A Book Club for Teens/Adults with Special Needs. An invitation to join this online program will be sent to participants after they register. Caregivers welcome. Registration open at 2:00pm Tuesday, March 16, 2021

⭐ Why It Matters: Reckoning with Race. Equity. Allyship. (Baltimore County Public Library & Maryland Humanities) – VIRTUAL

Maryland Humanities presents authors Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal as they discuss their best-selling book, ‘I’m Not Dying with You Tonight‘, inspired by the death of Baltimorean Freddie Gray. In their conversation, they touch on some of today’s most pressing topics — the recent resurgence of our country’s reckoning with […]

⭐ YA Authors: Ta-Nehisi Coates ‘The Beautiful Struggle’ With Nic Stone ‘Dear Justyce’ (Politics & Prose) – VIRTUAL

Join Ta-Nehisi Coates and Nic Stone as they discuss the powerful young adult edition of Coates’ The Beautiful Struggle. A candid coming-of-age memoir, this adaptation explores one boy’s journey to manhood and his relationship with his larger-than-life father. Coates grew up in the tumultuous 1980s in Baltimore, known then as the murder capital of the […]