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Libraries Host Online Activities For Young Adults, Teens In March


Mar 18, 2021

This spring, Fort Bend County Libraries (FBCL) will offer fun, online programs specifically designed for high school-age teens in grades 9 through 12.

The programs will be either livestreamed via Webex or pre-recorded videos. Registration is required for the livestreamed programs only. An email with the link for the Webex meeting will be sent to all who register on FBCL’s online virtual calendar.

To register for a livestreamed program or to view the how-to videos, go to the Fort Bend County Libraries website – www.fortbend.lib.tx.us – click on the “Classes and Events” tab, select “Virtual Programs,” and find the virtual program on the dates listed.

Young Adult Advisory Councils

“YA Advisory Council” – Tuesday, March 9, 4:00-4:40 pm; Wednesday, March 17, 4:00-5:00 pm; or Wednesday, March 24, 4:00-5:00 pm.

This event will be livestreamed via Webex at the designated time. 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. Registration is required.

Young Adult Book Clubs

“YA Book Club” – Wednesday, March 10, 4:00-5:00 pm

This event will be livestreamed via Webex at the designated time. This month, readers will discuss Schizo, written by Nic Sheff. This book selection is available on OverDrive and in print. Registration is required.

“YA Book Talk” – Thursday, March 18 (pre-recorded video)

FBCL library staff share news & views on some captivating Young Adult lit for teens. In this episode, hear about A Week of Mondays, written by Jessica Brody. This book is available on OverDrive and in print.

YA Book Corner” – Thursday, March 18 (pre-recorded video)

FBCL library staff share news & views on some captivating Young Adult lit for teens.

YA Book Club – Wednesday, March 24, 4:00-5:00 pm

This event will be livestreamed via Webex at the designated time. This month, readers will discuss Replica, written by Lauren Oliver. This book selection is available on OverDrive and in print. Registration is required.

The activities are free and open to the public. Registration is required for the live Webex sessions only; a link to the 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).

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