Young Adult Programs and Events

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Upcoming Events

Blind Date With a Book

clip art of book and glasses

February 1-21 at all Burke County Public Libraries.
Check out a wrapped book, read, complete the “bookmark” and enter to win a prize! (For Adults and Young Adults.)

YA Only “Blind Date with A Book” Book Discussions
Tuesday, March 3, 5pm at VPL

Participate in BDw/AB program, come to one of the YA book discussions, enter to win 2 free movie tickets given away at the book discussion!

YA's Go Green Resource Roadshow
Resource Logo

Resource Warehouse of Hickory will present information on SAFE HARBOR REscue Mission and provide all supplies and instruction to make several upcycled crafts with common household items

Monday, March 16, 6pm at MPL

Must pre-register by Calling MPL, spaces limited to 18

National Nutrition Month Logo

In celebration of National Nutrition Month, the Burke County Health PRomotions Dept. will provide information and education for teen-specific nutrition. Teens will make and taste delicious healthy recipes of some of your favorite foods!

Monday, March 23 6pm at MPL

Must pre-register by Calling MPL, spaces limited to 18

Art Expo at the Library, Saturday, March 28 from 1-4pm at MPL

See Art Expo Tab for more details.

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

Check out the
Teens Online Resources Page!

OneClick Audio Books from NC Live and Recorded Books!

YA March Movies


2014 | PG-13

Monday, March 9
6pm at MPL

Movie Poster for Mockingjay

Big Hero 6

2014 | PG

Tuesday, March 10
6pm at VPL

Movie Poster for Big Hero 6

YA Monday Night Movie at the Marquee


Monday, March 30
Time TBA. Pre-Registration Required

Movie Poster for Insurgent

Burke Weather presents Severe Weather Preparedness

Monday, March 23: 6pm at MPL
Program open to Adults and Young Adults


February Meetings:
MPL: Monday, March 2 at 6pm
VPL: Tuesday, March 3 at 6pm

NCSLMA Battle of the Books
Booklist 2014-2015

Click to view the NCSLMA Battle of the Books Booklist 2014-2015

Note: All books are available through the Burke County Public Library!

eBooks, eAudio-books, and more! Check out our newest collection!

New YA Books!

Link to the List of New Books for this Month

Checkout the New and Upcoming Books,
and place holds on the ones you want to read!



Monday, March 2, 6:00pm at MPL


Tuesday, March 3, 6:00pm at VPL