Explore your city and share what you've found in our Teen Chicago Travel Guide. Create zines, photo collages, mixtapes and more!
Learn more about the artists whose work is on permanent display at Harold Washington Library Center.
Anyone can make a video, but making a good video takes skill. Learn everything you need to create your own short films and travel videos.
Teens and teen educators can learn how to design video games like the professionals in this fun, hands-on event.
Watch and discuss the documentary in which five students from Chicago's south side travel to Germany for a life-changing art exhibition. More
Looking for a great beach read? Pick up one of these action-packed novels and get caught up before this year's sequels hit the shelves.
Get your free tickets for the Chicago Park District's Teens in the Park Festival on July 9 at Northerly Island.
Find out about Big Year birdwatching competitions, urban migration patterns and more.
Susana C. visited the London Guarantee and Accident Building for an architecture project and created an informative video about its history.
Join the Art Institute's Teen Council for their annual after-hours party on June 24 from 7 to 10 p.m. for food, music, dancing and art. More
Take your photo and video skills to the next level in these hands-on summer workshops with Jim Kropp of Shine On Chicago.
Learn more about outsider art and express yourself in creative workshops presented by Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art.
Learn how to fold paper into unique creations with guidebooks, special exhibits and more.
Check out photos from Drag Queens Behind the Scenes, an LGBT Pride Month celebration held at Albany Park Branch on June 7.
Teens, brainstorm and prototype solutions to everyday problems at these workshops.
Sebastian regularly visits Lozano YOUmedia and enjoys using technology to express his creativity.
Want to submit to our Teen Chicago Travel Guide but not sure where to begin? Learn about Destination Features, Special Features and more.
Looking for inspiration for your Teen Chicago Travel Guide submission? Check out this sample created by our Teen Services librarians.
Join these artists on their journeys through Tokyo, Kyoto and beyond as they reflect on the sights and sounds of Japan.
Get lost this summer as we embark on a series of scavenger hunts that will take us through Chicago neighborhoods from downtown to Beverly.
Read more about the LGBT experience in these young adult titles chosen by our Teen Services librarians.
If you're looking for something spooky to read around the campfire this summer, check out these ghostly tales for teens.
We recommend these teen titles spanning diverse countries and perspectives to celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Herita… More
Discover what it takes to become information and media literate and explore fiction titles about media in today's world.
We've got you covered with everything from the evolution of video games to rules and guides for all kinds of games.
We recommend even more great books we loved from 2015.
The African American Services Committee at the Chicago Public Library recommends these books about African American History focused for Tee… More
We recommend these coming of age stories that focus on teens across a variety of cultures and classes.
Game on! Gamer guys and girls battle through it all in these novels picked by Chicago Public Library's teen services librarians.
Stories covering important issues about acceptance and immigration. Picked by Chicago Public Library's teen services librarians.
These fiction and nonfiction titles explore the variety of experiences LGBTQ teens face today. Picked by Chicago Public Library's teen servi… More
Stories of homeless and runaway teens picked by Chicago Public Library's teen services librarians.
Explore illnesses and disabilities through the eyes of teens in these teen fiction titles picked by Chicago Public Library's teen services l… More
Discover the variety of choices available to you for a career in health care!
Explore more 2015 books for teens that cover everything from cults to gentrification to mental illness and more.
Are you ready for the new school year? Explore everything you need to know to prepare for high school.
Explore Julie's recommendations for teens looking for engaging stories that aren't too challenging.
Discover something new in the field of environmental science. Covering everything from biology to zoology these books picked by Chicago Publ… More
In honor of audiobook month, Christina recommends her favorites whose narrators perfectly capture each character's thoughts and at… More
Are you an aspiring fashion designer? Explore books with a fashion focus on style, illustration, career and success.