Teens

Living History Museum Celebrates African American History on Feb. 25

Children portray their favorite African American Heroes at this beloved annual event for all people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds! The Living History Museum is dedicated to demonstrating the impact African Americans had on the lives of all Americans of all ages and backgrounds. As you browse through our museum, you'll see Ballerina Misty Copeland telling about her struggles... Read more

Coderdojo at the Palos Verdes Library District

CoderDojo is a volunteer-led, open source, and nonprofit global movement that teaches children how to code, make games, develop web sites, and create mobile applications. There are currently over 500 dojos operating in 50 different countries. It is a sociable, fun, and interactive environment where people can collaborate, learn together, and openly share their programs and ideas. In the Summer... Read more

Teens' Top Ten Fiction Books!

The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in sixteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on Support Teen Literature Day, the Thursday of National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their favorite... Read more

Teen Filmmakers Show How to "Read Your Way to Italy"

The PVLD Teen Filmmakers have posted their latest video, "Read Your Way to Italy," on the library's YouTube page. The approximately 4-minute production dramatically portrays how books can transport readers to magical new lands! Read Your Way to Italy The Teen Filmmakers welcome new members all year long. We meet every other Saturday at the Peninsula Center Library from 1... Read more

Join the Teen Summer Reading Program and Earn an Amazon Gift Certificate!

Read 1,000 pages this Summer and earn a $5 Amazon Gift Certificate plus an entry into the grand prize drawing for an iPod Nano*. Every teen who reads 1,000 pages will also be eligible to attend PVLD’s first Library Lock-In on Friday, August 17th. From 7pm-Midnight we’ll be “Owning the Night” Zombie-style with games, movies, food, prizes, and general Zombie... Read more

Digital Photo Contest Winner!

The Peninsula Teen Activity Council met and looked through the excellent entries that were submitted for this contest. It was a tough decision but they chose the photo you see here which was submitted by Claire McBride. Congratulations, Claire! To see the other entries visit PVLD's Flickr site . Claire's photo will be transposed onto canvas and mounted in the... Read more

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