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Select Science Books Now Available for Checkout at Hayner Library

Posted June 5th, 2014 in Library News, Teens

The Hayner Public Library District was recently awarded a $5000 grant from the Illinois Secretary of State to purchase new books related to science. The Hayner project is called Select Science and reflects the library’s commitment to providing informational resources for students and lifelong learners.

Some of the books purchased for the Select Science project have arrived at the library. Click here for the current list of books.

Teen Summer Reading Program Events

Posted June 5th, 2014 in Events, Teens, Uncategorized

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We have lots of fun planned for this year’s Teen Summer Reading Program. Sign up to participate in the program and be sure to come to one of the great FREE events we have planned at the Riverbender.com Community Center. Be sure to bring a friend!

To register for any of our spring and summer programs, please call 618-433-2872.


Summer Reading Program Event:

Saturday, June 7: Summer Reading Kickoff (at the Alton Square Library)

Wednesday, June 11: Teen Movie

Wednesday, June 18: Craft: Making Homemade Pet Treats

Wednesday, June 25: Craft:  Easy Shelter Blankets for Pets

Wednesday, July 2: Free Play Day at the Riverbender.com Community Center

Wednesday, July 9: End-of-Summer-Reading-Party with Karaoke

Please note: All Teen Summer Reading Program events will take place from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Riverbender.com Community Center, 200 W. 3rd Street, Alton.

Exception: The Summer Reading Kickoff will take place at the Alton Square Library.

Ultimate Teen Reading List from teenreads.com

Posted March 19th, 2014 in Teens, Uncategorized

Summer will be here before we know it! Get a head start on your summer reading list by checking out TeenReads.com!

Whether you like science fiction, fantasy, history, or romance, this website is sure to have something for every teen!

The book recommendations were compiled by teenreads.com readers and the staff of teenreads.com. Titles range from young adult books to adult books that may be enjoyed by teens.

Get the list here: http://www.teenreads.com/sites/default/files/ultimate_teen_reading_list_2012.pdf and get the books from Hayner Library!

RBCC Teen Book Club

Posted January 8th, 2014 in Teens, Uncategorized

Hey, Teens! Come join Hayner Library’s new “Teen Book Club.” Once a month get together with other teens to share your thoughts and opinions about that month’s read. As always, snacks will be provided. Meetings will be held at Riverbender.com Community Center Library at 4 p.m. Everyone is welcome! For more information or to get dates call Shannon at 433-2872.

Teen Movies @ the Riverbender.com Community Center

Posted January 8th, 2014 in Teens, Uncategorized

Come join the fun at our Teen Movie Nights @ Riverbender.com Community Center. Each month Hayner Library will host a movie event exclusively for teens. The movie will be a PG-13 new release. Pizza is on the menu! Movie dates will be determined. Movies start at 4 p.m. To register or for dates call Shannon at 433-2872.

Teen Advisory Council

Posted January 8th, 2014 in Teens, Uncategorized

Are you looking for an opportunity to participate in some really rewarding activities with other teens? If so, this is the group for you! Join us once a month in the Teen Library located at Riverbender.com Community Center. Help brainstorm projects, suggest new purchasing ideas, and aid in making the library a place that teens enjoy. Meeting dates are to be determined. Please call for dates. If interested in joining, call Shannon at 433-2872.

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