April is National Poetry Month

Celebrate poetry and poets this April at the Library.     Browse our Poetry Collections (811-881) to find some great works from Shakespeare sonnets to Tupac Shakur’s works. The world wide web can connect you with all sorts of poetry.  We recommend these sites for discovering poems and poets: Bartleby.com Poet’s Corner Poets.org These Teen Novels in […]


TAB Poetry in Book Covers

Our Teen Advisory Board recently had fun writing poetry with the book covers of their favorite books.  If you ever try this, you’ll find it is a difficult but fun exercise in creativity!  Give it a try and send a photo of your poetry or story in book covers to Ms. Hoskins at hoskinb@btpl.org.   […]


New in Teen Fiction

  Looking for a great read?  Try some of these new titles just arrived. New Teen Fiction Fools’ Gold Philippa Gregory · Simon Pulse Pages: 366 Format: Hardcover All that glitters may well be gold in the third book in the Order of Darkness series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory.Tasked to […]

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TAB “Bookface” Album

If you follow the Library on Facebook, you may have seen some of our fun “Bookface” photos.  Here are a few contributions from our Teen Advisory Board this year.   Thank you to our 2014-15 TAB members for all of your hard work this year!   TAB members provide valuable input helping us develop our teen […]

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Join the Teen Advisory Board

Want to join the fun?  TAB meets the second Tuesday of each month, September through May, from 4-5:30 p.m.  All teens are welcome to discuss books, movies, music, games and much, much more.  Help promote reading and the Library to your peers by recommending books, writing blogs, planning programs and providing valuable input about library […]