Too Good to Miss

Congratulations to The Fault in Our Stars, the 2014 Winner of the Abe Lincoln Readers' Choice Award!

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

First Runner Up

Divergent by Veronica Roth

Second Runner Up

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

College Essays: Stand Out & Get In

Saturday, August 2
from 2:30-3:30 PM
ages 13-19

Learn the ins and outs of a stellar college admissions essay, from choosing a prompt and finding a topic to writing and revising an essay. You do not need a Library card to attend, but please register in advance.

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Prep Tests

If you’re interested in finding out what the ACT and PSAT is all about, sign up for these practice tests proctored by Kaplan. You do not need a Library Card to attend but please register in advance. Space is limited. For ages 13-19.

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ACT Practice Test
Thursday, July 31
from 1:15-4:45 PM

PSAT Practice Test
Saturday, August 9
from 9:30 AM-12:30 PM

Teen Movie Day and Ice Cream!

Teens are invited to come build their own ice cream sundaes and watch movies this summer at the Library. You do not need a Library Card to attend but please register in advance so there will be enough ice cream for everyone.

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Thursday, July 24
3 PM
Ages 12-19
Here Comes the Boom

Thursday, August 7
3 PM
Ages 12-19
From Up on Poppy Hill

Teen Summer Reading Program

Spark a Reaction

June 7-August 10

Ages 13-19

This summer, sign up for, SPARK A REACTION, the Teen Summer Reading Program. You could win valuable prizes just for reading! Show your Plum Library Card in Adult Services to register.

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What We're Reading

Royal Ranger by John Flanagan
Dorothy Must Die by D.M. Paige
Islands of Chaldea by Diana Wynne Jones
Beyond the Door by Maureen McQuerry
Allies and Assassins by Justin Somper
Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
Bomb: The Race to Build and Steal the World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Contact Us

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Lombard, IL 60148

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Saturday 9:00 - 5:00
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00

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