Teen Programs & Events





See the calendar above for event and program dates & times


Introducing the Improved Teen Lounge!


From 2:30-5:00 pm every school day the Durham Public Library hosts the Teen Lounge, a space for young adults 12-18 to hang out and relax in the library. There are laptops, board games, magazines, comfortable seating, tables, music and different daily activities.


Monday Crafternoons
Relax with a simple craft like coloring, paper airplanes, bracelets and more.
Tinker Tuesdays
Play with toys that get your mind going. Robotics kits, marble runs, and puzzles.
Midweek Movie (Wednesdays)
Enjoy a recently released movie screened just for you in the Lounge
Throwback Thursdays
Retro gaming on a Super Nintendo! Also, Teen Advisory Group meetings every other Thursday (Get community service hours!)
Fandom Fridays
A different fandom will be featured every other Friday. Activities, games, puzzles, trivia, and more.


New Teen Lounge line up begins Monday, October 5th. Schedule available in library. Teen Lounge may not be available on certain days due to scheduling issues. Behavior guidelines are available in the Library. Contact Karyn Leahy, Young Adult Librarian for more information.