Fort Bend County Libraries (FBCL) offers fun, online programs specifically designed for high school-age teens in grades 9 through 12. In December, the programs will be live-streamed via Webex, and registration is required. These activities will be online ONLY; they will NOT be in-person.
Young Adult Advisory Councils
- “YA Advisory Council” – Tuesday, December 14, 4:00-5:00 pm; Wednesday, December 15, 4:00-5:00 pm; Tuesday, December 21, 4:00-5:00 pm; or Wednesday, December 22, 4:00-5:00 pm.
Teens can earn volunteer-service hours by expressing ideas, organizing upcoming activities, and suggesting new programs and books that would be of interest to young adults at the library.
Online Gaming for Young Adults
- “Live: JackBox Game Session” – Tue, December 7, 4:00 pm.
Have fun playing games virtually with JackBox! Play trivia competitions, improv games, and more!
Young Adult Book Clubs
- “YA Book Club”– Wed, December 8, 4:00-5:00 pm
This month, readers will discuss The Wrath & the Dawn, written by Renée Ahdieh. This book selection is in print and on OverDrive; call George Memorial Library to check availability of additional print copies.
- Sienna Subtext: Graphic Novel & Animé Club— Thu, December 9, 4:00-5:00 pm.
The book to be discussed is Grumpy Cat/Garfield, created by Mark Evanier. This title is available digitally on hoopla.
- Heavy Inks Graphic Novels Book Club— Sat, December 18, 11:00 am-noon.
The book to be discussed is Spider-Gwen, Vol 0-2, created by Jason Latour. This title is available in print; call George Memorial Library to check on availability of additional print copies.
- “YA Book Club”– Wed, December 22, 4:00-5:00 pm.
This month, readers will discuss Scythe, written by Neal Shusterman. This title is available in print and on OverDrive; call the Cinco Ranch Branch Library to check on availability of additional print copies
The activities are free and open to the public. Registration is required; a link to the live-streamed Webex session will be emailed to participants who register. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Classes & Events,” select “Virtual Programs,” and find the program on the date indicated. For more information, call the Fort Bend County Libraries’ Communications Office (281-633-4734).