Category Archives for Teen Posts

Recycled Art Contest

Create a piece of art with any recyclable materials laying around your house. Bring them into the library by March 31 for us to display the whole month of April! Patrons will be able to vote on which art they like the best and the winners will get an Earth Day prize! Open to all […]

Movie Matinee

On Saturday, April 8 at 3:00 pm, enjoy the movie “Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” (PG) on the library’s big screen! We’ll provide the popcorn!   

Builders’ Club

Drop in between 11:00 am and 3:00 pm on Saturday, April 22 to build what your imagination creates! We will provide Lego bricks, Keva planks, and straws with connectors. You provide the creativity! Don’t forget to snap a picture and tag the London Public Library when you post it!

Paws for Reading

Register your child for a 10 minute time slot in which they will read a story to a certified therapy dog. Emma and Maggie are nonjudgmental listeners who will encourage children to read and help struggling readers find confidence.  Emma will be available on Wednesdays: January 11, February 8, and March 8 from 6:00 – […]

Monthly Event Newsletter

Sign up to receive our monthly LPL Event Newsletter in your inbox to find out what great programs are coming up for you and your family to attend!

Break-In Bags

Use your critical thinking skills to find the number code to unlock your loot!   Request Easy, Medium, or Hard levels. Easy: Kindergarten – 2nd gradesMedium: 3rd – 5th gradesHard: 6th – 12th grades   Prizes inside are for keeps. The bag, lock, and binder clip must be returned to the library after one week. […]

Crayon Tower Challenge

Try our new Crayon Tower Challenge!   Check out a tub of crayons from the library and build a tower as high as you can!   Rules • Do not color with the crayons. • Do not break the crayons. • Only build with crayons. No outside forces, such as tape or glue, are allowed. […]

What Doesn’t Belong?

While you’re at the library looking for a book, also look for a random object that has no business being in a library. It will be sitting in plain sight, but doesn’t belong. Leave the object where it is and tell a staff member what the random object is and you win a piece of […]

Gnome on a Tome

Gnorbert the Gnome is somewhere in the library reading his books. Patrons of all ages can find him, tell a staff member, and earn a piece of candy. Gnorbert moves to a new spot every Monday, so come back each week to find him!


Kids ages 3 – 17 can play a community game of Battleship. Come to the library any day, any time and check out a book to make a guess. Get a “hit” and win a prize! “Sink” a ship and get a bigger prize!