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Anime Club

Anime Club

Join us on the last Wednesday of the month at the Rensselaer Library for Anime Club. We will be discussing anime films and series and watching various anime. Open to teens and adults. Bring a friend and come join the fun.

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Overdrive eBooks and eAudiobooks

Through OverDrive, you can check out popular eBook and eAudiobook titles with your library card and enjoy them for a two week lending period. Titles automatically expire at the end of the lending period, so there are no late fees. For more information, check out our databases page or get started with the link below.

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Chat & Chew

Special programs are scheduled for teens every month at the Rensselaer Library during the school year. This program is free and open to all interested teens. All materials will be provided. Space is limited.

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Student Portal at JCPL

Find information to help with homework and school assignments online at our JCPL Student Portal. Free for use from home or school with your Digital Access Card or JCPL Library Card.

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Wheatfield Teen Book Club

Open to teens in grades 6-12, discussions planned for the 3rd or 4th Thursday every month, depending on how many weeks are in the month. Come and discuss books with fellow readers and discover other ways to connect to books you love, including food from books and activities pulled from the books you read.

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What do I do after High School?

Explore links to state and federal resources to help you prepare for life after high school. Includes dates and places for local SAT testing, updated annually.

 

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More Homework Help

More links and guides to help students of all ages with lots of different subjects, from science and math to essay writing and basic study skills.

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Tuesday Movies at Rensselaer

This program is held at 2 p.m. -- usually on the second Tuesday every month. A variety of movies, newly released to DVD, are shown.  Popcorn and beverages are served. This program is open to teens through adults.

For upcoming movie titles, check out our events calendar.

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'A Universe of Stories' Teen Programs

DeMotte
Jun 15, (June 3-July 18)

Registration required, begins Jun 3. Call 219-987-2221 or Register Online.

Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to read books for prizes during the Summer Reading Program - 'A Universe of Stories'.

Silent Auction

DeMotte
Jun 15, (June 1-29)

The Friends of the DeMotte Library are holding a Silent Auction.  Bidding will begin on June 1 and run through June 29 during library hours.

'A Universe of Stories' Teen Programs

DeMotte
Jun 16,

Registration required, begins Jun 3. Call 219-987-2221 or Register Online.

Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to read books for prizes during the Summer Reading Program - 'A Universe of Stories'.

Silent Auction

DeMotte
Jun 16, (June 1-29)

The Friends of the DeMotte Library are holding a Silent Auction.  Bidding will begin on June 1 and run through June 29 during library hours.

Registration for Teens Summer Reading Grades 6-12

Rensselaer
Jun 16,

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online.

Discover a universe of possibilities with our out of this world summer reading program!