Teen Read Week: It's Written in the Stars

October 03, 2018 | By Baltimore County Public Library

Group of teens reading on a ledge

Celebrate Teen Read Week October 7 to 13 by thinking and reading outside the box.

Read to Win

Enter for a chance to win a Onikuma II gaming headset! Here's how:

  1. Pick up a Teen Read Week bookmark at any branch from October 7 to 13

  2. Read a sci-fi or fantasy book

  3. Write a review of the book on the back of the bookmark

  4. Turn in the bookmark with your review at your local branch to be entered to win

All entries must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Sunday, October 14. A winner from each branch will be contacted by Wednesday, October 17. 

Teen Read Week Activities

Join in out-of-this-world fun and reading activities all week with a variety of programs for teens. 

Date Event Branch
Sunday, October 7 VR Gaming with Oculus Rift Arbutus
Tuesday, October 9 Anime and Manga Night North Point
Tuesday, October 9 RandallsTeen: Book Bangles Randallstown
Wednesday, October 10 Afterschool Universe: The Astronomer’s Toolbox White Marsh
Saturday, October 13 Escape Frankenstein's Laboratory Rosedale
Sunday, October 7 to Saturday, October 13 Lonely Planet Picks Arbutus

Teen Read Week is a national literacy initiative created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) to encourage teens to be regular readers and library users.

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