Teen Programs

While the library is in a phased reopening, we are hard at work getting many of our programs for teens available online for you to access at home! Browse below for our current offerings and check back for updates.

My Next Step for Teens

What are you doing after high school? Get personalized info and resources for your next step by completing this short form. Whether you know your path, or you’re still figuring things out, we’re here to help guide you. Library staff will help connect you with the resources you need to succeed. We can email you, or you can meet with us on Zoom – whatever works best for you!

Digital Escape Rooms

Use multiple critical thinking skills to solve puzzles and codes in an interactive digital escape room. See if your observations and problem-solving skills will help you make it out successfully!  Try it by yourself, or test out your ability to work as a team with friends or family.

Career Exploration Podcasts

As part of our College and Career Connections initiative, we are interviewing professionals from a wide variety of careers in order for you to get a greater understanding of the workforce.  Take a listen to these short, fun and engaging podcasts to help you on your journey!

Online Activities & Programming Calendars

Looking for ways to explore what the Library has to offer teens online? Check out our programming calendar!

Virtual Volunteering

Looking to earn more virtual community service hours while our Libraries wait until it is safe to welcome back in-person volunteers? Explore your options below!

College Exploration Podcasts

As part of our College and Career Connections initiative, we are interviewing students from local colleges, universities, and technical schools to help teens learn more about their options. All opinions expressed by interviewees are solely their current opinions and do not reflect the opinions of Charlotte Mecklenburg Library. Take a listen to these short, fun and engaging podcasts to help you on your journey!

CMLibrary Teens Instagram

A lot happened in 2020, so you might have missed that we launched CMLibrary Teens on Instagram just for you! Now that you know, be sure to follow us @cmlibraryteens and be a part of the conversation! Meet Teen Services staff, watch Teens Live programs, find a good book, learn about college and career resources, and much more!

And if you want to help us create content for our Instagram,check out this virtual volunteering opportunity here.

More Resources

Need more information about teen programs, resources, and services?

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