Explore Your Teen Library

Explore, create, play, and win prizes by completing activities in the Teen Library!

  • From March 14 – May 16, earn weekly prizes!
  • Participate in all 9 weeks to earn a mini Squishmallow.
  • Enter to win the grand prize drawing for a $50 Visa gift card.

A mini blue Squishmallow holds a book made using JCPL's laser cutter.
Participate in all 9 weeks for the chance to earn a mini Squishmallow!

Who can participate?

Teens in 6th – 12th grade.

How do I participate?

Complete an activity on the Teen Expedition Log. Turn the log in at the Teen Desk to receive a weekly prize!

  • Weekly prizes are associated with the week, not the activity.
  • The activities can be done in any order.
  • Activities can’t be repeated.

How do I win the grand prize?

All logs will be entered to win the grand prize drawing.

The more weeks you participate by turning in weekly logs, the more chances you’ll have to win the $50 Visa gift card!

How do I get a log?

Pick one up in the Teen Library or download and print a Teen Expedition Log (PDF, 577 KB).

What if I can’t get to the library one week?

You can turn in previous weeks’ logs.

When is the last day to turn in logs?

The last day to turn in logs is May 16.

Have more questions?

Ask at the Teen Desk or email the Teen Librarian at [email protected].