The Athenaeum, aka The Teen Wing, is the library’s new space for students in 6th-12th grade. In addition to housing the YA collection, it also features desktop computers and a whiteboard for doing homework, a lounge area for watching movies or playing video games, and a Maker Bar where teens can enjoy art and STEM activities.
The Athenaeum is also home to the Digital Media Lab: a space where aspiring filmmakers, musicians, and digital artists can hone their skills and create unique digital content.
Programs, clubs, and community service opportunities
Maker Tower & Bar
Digital Media Lab
Libros para adolescentes en español
Personalized book selection assistance
An extensive YA collection, featuring fiction, nonfiction, biographies, graphic novels, manga, middle grade fiction, audiobooks, and MP3 players
Outreach, including classroom visits, book talks, and STEM activities