Teen Programs

Spring Break Fandemonium

Tuesday, March 19 - Friday, March 22, 2019, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Come geek out with your favorite fandom during Spring Break! Each day will be dedicated to a different fandom (as chosen by teens!).

  • Tuesday, March 19th: To All the Boys I've Loved Before
  • Wednesday, March 20th: Harry Potter Cooking Club
  • Thursday, March 21st: Stranger Things
  • Friday, March 22nd: Love, Simon
Teen Game Days

every Tuesday and Thursday, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Gear up for some friendly competition at the Marion Public Library! We've got Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch and Minecraft for XBox. We also have awesome board games like Exploding Kittens, Coup; classics like Jenga and Mancala; and more. Want to play Dungeons & Dragons (5th edition)? We've got materials for you to run your own game. Come ready to play.

Teen Pathfinder Club

every Tuesday and Wednesday, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Our Pathfinder Club is currently at capacity. If you are interested in being added to a wait list, please fill out the Teen RPG Registration Form. Rachel will contact you with more information.

Pathfinder is a roleplay game similar to Dungeons & Dragons. Shape your story by playing a character, rolling dice, and working as a team. Join us as Game Master Derek brings the group into the world of Na'baz. All materials provided.

Youth Advocating Kindness
Youth Advocating Kindness (YAK)

every Friday, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Come to listen, snack, or share what’s on your mind in this no pressure, judgment-free zone. Open to all middle and high schoolers.

High School Hangout
2nd Wednesday of every month, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Hey, 9th-12th graders! Come hang out at the library on the second Wednesday of each month in a space reserved just for you. Food? Likely. Fun? Definitely. This program is for high schoolers only. Middle schoolers should check out our library events calendar for other teen programs!
Cooking Club for Teens

3rd Wednesday of every month, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Do you like experimenting with food? Are you hungry for ideas to improve your meals? Do you just like to eat? Register for our Teen Cooking Club! Takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month. Open to middle and high schoolers only. Cooking Club for Teens information and registration.

STEAM Mondays
4th Monday of every month, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
We’ve got a new Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math-related activity just for teens. This is a monthly drop-in program: come when you can and leave when you want! Click here for more STEAM Mondays information.


*Programs listed on this page are for middle schoolers and/or high schoolers only. For activities the whole family can enjoy, check out our weekly Family Time program: Mondays from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

If you need accommodations to attend any teen program at the Marion Public Library, contact Rachel or Shanel by calling 319-377-3412.

Upcoming Teen Events

Jan 16 to Sep 30
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
This is online at join.bethematch.org/MarionLibrary through September 30, 2019
Feb 26 to Mar 28
(All day)
Mar 04 to Apr 08
2:10 PM to 11:55 PM
Adults Children Teens