Teens

 

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Welcome to the Cooper-Siegel Community Library Teen Page!

 

Events

  • Cosplay Workshop
    on August 16, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    08/16/22 @ 3:00pm - 08/16/22 @ 5:00pm Program Room (Verne C. Koch Program Room) Cooper-Siegel Community Library Drop-ins welcome as space permits. Please register online or call the library at 412-828-9520 (CSCL) or 412-781-0783 (SCL). Registration is required. Learn how to make cosplay or further your skills with the Cosplay Workshop! Run by our cosplay veteran, Finley, you'll learn all sorts of tips and tricks for cosplay and work on your own cosplay!  Some materials will be provided, including Finley's extensive bin of fabric, but feel free to bring in your own supplies or partially started cosplays.  This is available for both tweens and teens (ages 9-18).

  • Old Economy Village
    on August 16, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    08/16/22 @ 5:00pm - 08/16/22 @ 6:30pm Off Site This program is virtual. Please register in order to receive the link to participate. Old Economy Village tells the fascinating story of the Harmony Society, a 19th century religious community. Visitors can tour the Visitor Center and many of the settlement’s buildings such as the George Rapp House, Carriage House, Mechanics Building, Wine Cellar, Store, Post Office, Baker House, Bake Oven, Community Kitchen, Cabinet Shop, Blacksmith Shop, and Granary. In these buildings, visitors can observe artifacts on display and learn about the daily life of the Harmonists. At this virtual program, a representative from Old Economy Village will highlight the history of the site and what you may see during your visit. Following the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions and learn more! Registration is required. Please register here. This virtual program is part of a series promoting the Experience Kits initiative at select public libraries and is sponsored by the Heinz Center Affiliates Program (HCAP). With your library card, receive free admission passes for up to four people to several local museums and historical sites. For more information, visit the Experience Kits page on our website. Upcoming Spotlight Lectures: Tuesday, August 23, 2022: Duncan & Miller Glass Museum Tuesday, August 30, 2022: Historic Fort Steuben Tuesday, September 6, 2022: West Overton Village Museum & Distillery Tuesday, September 13, 2022: Merrick Art Gallery Tuesday, September 20, 2022: Heinz History Center PLUS: If you have children, join us on Saturday, August 20 at 10am for a special virtual storytime and activity! See the Whitehall Library calendar for more details on how to register.

  • Teen Discord Game Night
    on August 16, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    08/16/22 @ 7:00pm - 08/16/22 @ 9:00pm Off Site Sign up for our county-wide Teen Discord and play games with us and teens all over Allegheny County every Tuesday. We'll also have special events every Wednesday. Drop-ins welcome as space permits. This program is virtual. Please register in order to receive the link to participate. Your first time? Please fill out this registration link for our teen discord. If you would like to play Dungeons and Dragons please sign up for that discord channel here.    

  • Teen Discord Game Night
    on August 16, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    08/17/22 @ 7:00pm - 08/17/22 @ 9:00pm Off Site Sign up for our county-wide Teen Discord and play games with us and teens all over Allegheny County every Tuesday. We'll also have special events every Wednesday. Drop-ins welcome as space permits. This program is virtual. Please register in order to receive the link to participate. Your first time? Please fill out this registration link for our teen discord. If you would like to play Dungeons and Dragons please sign up for that discord channel here.    

E-Books and More

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Homework and Testing Help

The library provides research assistance and access to computers and the Internet for free! There are study rooms and study areas throughout the library. Research help is available from library staff and through online resources. Preparing for the GED, SAT, ACT, AP, PSAT or GRE? Find help and practice tests here


School Reading Lists

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