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Kathleen Foley

Bala Cynwyd
Jane France

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Keith Thomas

Penn Wynne
Danielle Gowen

Events for Teens and Tweens

Recommended Databases for Teens

Reading Challenges for Teens/Tweens

Get ready for another epic adventure at Lower Merion Libraries this summer! 🌟 It's that time of the year again – our much-loved Summer Reading Challenge is back, and it's going to be bigger and better than ever! We're thrilled to announce that this year's theme is "2024: Adventure Begins at Your Library" 📚✨. Whether you're a toddler just beginning your reading journey or a seasoned bookworm, there's something for everyone! We've revamped our programs to make them even more exciting. From our Read-to-Me sessions for our littlest readers to our Teen/YA program bursting with thrills, there's no shortage of fun-filled reading adventures. And guess what? This year, we're making it easier for our youngest participants by tracking reading through a book count, so every page turned counts toward their 1,000 books challenge! Mark your calendars – the adventure kicks off on Monday, June 17, and lasts until Saturday August 10. Stay tuned for more updates on advance registration – you won't want to miss out on the excitement!

Embark on a literary journey with our annual Winter Reading Challenge, suitable for all ages! From January 1 to January 31 each year, dive into a world of captivating themes that change every year. Earn impressive badges as you read your way through the chilly winter days and stand a chance to win fabulous prizes tailored to your age group! 📚❄️ Don't miss out on the excitement – join us for a month-long celebration of reading and adventure!*

Get ready for more fantastic reading adventures coming your way! 📚 Keep your eyes peeled for exciting opportunities to dive into new challenges, earn those coveted badges, and snag awesome prizes. 🌟 As we journey through the calendar year, we're cooking up a fresh batch of challenges just for you! Stay tuned for updates – the fun never stops at our library! 🎉*