Young Adult Programs and Events

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Upcoming YA Events

Author's Cafe with

P.S. Broaddus

Nightrage Rising Book Cover

Monday, January 29
5:30-7:30pm at MPL

Free signed copies of the book will be given out to the first 15 that register at the Morganton Public Library on/after January 3rd. Books will be available for sale at the event, light refreshments provided. No Pre-registration required to attend.

YA Cafe

YA Cafe and Board Game Night

5:30-6:45pm at CBH

BeTween Cafe

For 3rd-8th grade students, the BeTween Cafe is where tweens can come and enjoy the YA area and free WiFi, work on homework, or just hang out with other tweens. Art projects, games, and light refreshments are provided by the library.
No pre-registration required!

Thursday, January 18, 4-5pm at MPL - Makerspace
Tuesday, January 22, 4:30-5:30pm at CBH - Makerspace

Mango Languages Logo

Mango Languages: Over 70 world language courses and 17 ESL/ELL courses, featuring voice comparison, engaging design, foreign language films, cultural anecdotes, and a user-friendly mobile app.

A NEW NC Live Resource

If you want to access NC LIVE from home, you will need your library card number. Once on the log-in page, choose Burke County Public Library and enter your entire library card number (no spaces). Call or come by the library today for more information!

NCSLMA Battle of the Books
Booklist 2017-2018

Click to download the NCSLMA Battle of the Books Booklist 2017-2018

Note: All books are available through the library (catalog link coming soon), and many are available as eBooks through Overdrive!

eBooks, eAudio-books, and more!

YA How To Tuesdays

A Program highlighting life hacks and basic skills. This month's feature...

Money Matters
Budgeting, Saving, and Spending

Tuesday, January 16 - 6pm at VPL

YA Last holdouts for

The Last Jedi

Movie Matinee at Marquee
Tuesday, January 23 - Time TBA

First 20 to register at MPL, get a free ticket. Registration begins on Jan. 3rd. Open to teens in grades 6-12 only. (Jan. 23rd is a BCPS teacher workday; therefore, movie time will be in the afternoon.)

Family Yoga

See Family Yoga Tab for Details.

BCPLS Homeschool Collaborative

Thursday, January 11 - 2pm at CBH

This month's meeting will feature an open forum for discussion, resources sharing, and program planning.

YAAB January Meetings

Monday, January 8 - 6pm at MPL
Tuesday, January 9 - 6pm at VPL

Need Homework Help? Looking for something fun to do online?

Check out the
Teens Online Resources Page!