All teen events are offered at no cost for teens in middle and high school (6th-12th grade), unless otherwise noted. Please note dates, times, and locations below, or on the Library Events Calendar.
Looking for teen events at our branch locations?
Check out Philomath Teen Events, and Monroe Teen Events.
The Makers Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday from 4-5:30pm in the Main Meeting Room of the Corvallis Library. Learn basic programming with open-source platforms such as Arduino and Raspberry Pi. Check out rotating maker activities with community partner Project X from OSU, too! This group is open to all ages.
Makers also explore 3-D modeling and printing with the library’s 3-D printer. Programming platforms and materials provided; makers are welcome to bring their own laptops if they’d like.
Future Makers Club Meetings: To be announced
This is a teen leadership group that advises staff about library spaces, events, and materials for teens. Teens may apply to join by completing a Teen Advisor Membership Application. Applications are also available at the library in the teen area and at the Youth Services desk. The Society meets in the library board room (located in the basement) on the 3rd Fridays of the month from 4:30-6pm, then stays to help set up for the Teen Takeovers on those nights. Meetings in September and October fall on the 4th Friday of the month; 3rd Friday meetings will resume in November.
Friday Sept. 22, 4:30-6pm
Friday Oct. 27, 4:30-6pm
Friday Nov. 17, 4:30-6pm
Friday Dec. 15, 4:30-6pm
Friday Jan. 19, 4:30-6pm
Friday Feb. 16, 4:30-6pm
Friday March 16, 4:30-6pm
Friday April 20, 4:30-6pm
Friday May 18, 4:30-6pm
Friday June 15, 4:30-6pm
Have questions? Check out our page, or contact our coordinator, Kristy, at 541-766-6489 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teen First Friday
Join us for a variety of activities on the first Friday of each month from 4-6pm. We’ll have movie days, game days, workshops, and more. Materials are provided; events are FREE.
2017 First Friday Events:
Friday Oct. 6, 4-6pm
Friday Nov. 3, 4-6pm
Friday Dec. 1, 4-6pm
2018 First Friday Events:
Friday Jan. 5, 4-6pm
Friday Feb. 2, 4-6pm
Friday March 2, 4-6pm
Friday April 6, 4-6pm
Friday May 4, 4-6pm
Friday June 1, 4-6pm
play games. watch movies. make art.
Teen Takeover! is an after-hours hangout for teens on the 3rd Friday of each month from 6:30-8:30pm. Find us in the Main Meeting Room playing Xbox One, Wii U, and tabletop/board games, making art, and watching movies during the school year. Materials, Wii U and Xbox One games, and snacks provided. This is an after-hours event! Enter the library through the Monroe Ave doors.
2017 Teen Takeovers!
Friday Sept. 22, 6:30-8:30pm (4th Friday)
Friday Oct. 27, 6:30-8:30pm (4th Friday)
Friday Nov. 17, 6:30-8:30pm
Friday Dec. 15, 6:30-8:30pm
2018 Teen Takeovers!
Friday Jan. 19, 6:30-8:30pm
Friday Feb. 16, 6:30-8:30pm
Friday March 16, 6:30-8:30pm
Friday April 20, 6:30-8:30pm
Friday May 18, 6:30-8:30pm
Friday June 15, 6:30-8:30pm
Teens, write with us and meet our writing group leader! Teen Writers is for teens interested in creating new work and exploring new forms of writing. Free. This group meets in Conference Room A (in the library basement) twice monthly on Thursdays from 4:30-5:30pm.
Future Teen Writers Meetings: On summer break!
Teens in or entering middle and high school can enter to win great prizes by reading and listening over the summer, as well as attending teen library events. Get a free book, book bag, reading log, and schedule of summer events when you sign up at the youth desk for summer 2017, starting June 12! Final day to turn in completed reading logs is Sept. 8; prize drawing to follow.