Have you signed up for our monthly Minecraft Open Play? What are you waiting for? Sign up at www.tinyurl.com/nplteen to reserve your spot!

Have you signed up for our monthly Minecraft Open Play? What are you waiting for? Sign up at www.tinyurl.com/nplteen to reserve your spot!

Do you read Banned Books? You may have read some without even knowing! 

Here’s a list of some of the top banned/challenged Young Adult books in the past 10 years, according to the American Library Association.

Banned Books Week is September 21-Sept 27, so get out there and celebrate by reading banned books! For a full list of banned books go here.

The Hunger Games (series) - Collins, Suzanne

The Perks of Being a Wallflower- Chbosky, Stephen

ttyl (series) - Myracle, Lauren

Harry Potter (series) - Rowling, J.K.

Forever- Blume, Judy

Looking for Alaska- Green, John

The Giver- Lowry, Lois

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian -Alexie, Sherman

A Bad Boy Can Be Good For a Girl- Stone, Tanya Lee

Thirteen Reasons Why - Asher, Jay

The Maze Runner hits theaters today! Are you going?

Next Wednesday join us at 2pm in the NPL Theater for a teen movie! 

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Trailer – “The Mockingjay Lives”

September 8 was proclaimed International Literacy Day by UNESCO on November 17, 1965. It was first celebrated in 1966. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies. On International Literacy Day each year, UNESCO reminds the international community of the status of literacy and adult learning globally. Celebrations take place around the world.

Some 775 million adults lack minimum literacy skills; one in five adults is still not literate and two-thirds of them are women; 60.7 million children are out-of-school and many more attend irregularly or drop out. Read More || Edit || Quote by me.

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"Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah…nearly there, nearly there…."

Oh, come on, we can’t be the only ones thinking this!

Do you like to write? Are you currently working on something, or looking for that little push of inspiration? Come check out our writer’s club, it meets on the second tuesday of every month at 4pm.

This month we are meeting on September 9 in Music/Art/Media Room. See you there!

Do you like to write? Are you currently working on something, or looking for that little push of inspiration? Come check out our writer’s club, it meets on the second tuesday of every month at 4pm.

This month we are meeting on September 9 in Music/Art/Media Room. See you there!

(via mal-ya)