Young Adult Programs and Events

  • Upcoming

  • January

  • February

  • YAAB

Upcoming Events

For the Love of Pancakes!

Clip art of Pancakes

YA Valentine’s Pancake Supper.
Monday, Feb. 9, 5:30-7:30pm at MPL

DIY Pancakes with topping/mix-in bar.
Pre-register beginning January 28 by calling MPL, spaces limited.

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
Monday, Feb. 23, 6pm at MPL
Tuesday, Feb. 24, 6pm 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 Knitting 101
at O’Susannahs Yarn on Union

4 weekly sessions; must pre-register and commit to all sessions:

Thursday, Jan. 22
Thursday, Jan 29
Thursday, Feb. 5
Thursday, Feb. 12

Session times are 4:30-5:30pm. All materials will be provided. Must have transportation to and from O’Susannahs on Union. Limited to 8; must have NOT participated in this program before.

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 January Movies

If I Stay

2014 | PG-13 | 106 mins

Tuesday, January 27
6pm at VPL

Movie Poster for The Butler

Black History Month Movie

The Butler

2013 | PG-13 | 132 mins

Tuesday, February 17
6pm at MPL

For Adults and Young Adults.

Movie Poster for The Butler

YA Movie Matinee

The Maze Runner

2014 | PG-13 | 113 mins

Saturday, February 28
2pm at MPL

Movie Poster for The Maze Runner


February Meetings:
MPL: Monday, February 2 at 6pm
VPL: Tuesday, February 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, February 2, 6:00pm at MPL


Tuesday, February 3, 6:00pm at VPL