For Teens

This is Johnson County Public Library's webpage for teens. We'll keep you updated on all the newest books, graphic novels, magazines, movies, CDs and more! Be sure to take a look at our online event calendar to see upcoming teen programs and other events. We have links and information to help you with homework, life, jobs and your future plans. Plus fun stuff!

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2018 Teen Film Festival

Congratulations to this year's student filmmakers! We were blown away by their creativity, honesty, and talent. An extra congratulations to our festival winner, Lochlin Peters (Whiteland High School), and our honorable mention winners Amethyst Baker (Greenwood High School), Luke Wiley (Center Grove High School), Joni Brummett (Greenwood High School), and Anthony Cintron (Homeschool).

Watch this year's entries on YouTube

See the winners and other photos from this year's festival on Facebook


Teens' Top Ten

The 2018 Teens' Top Ten nominees have been announced! Every year teens vote on their favorite books of the year and the results are compiled by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). The Teens' Top Ten homepage has book trailers for all the nominees, downloadable lists from past years, and much more.

Stay tuned for info on how YOU can vote for your favorite title from the nominees' list. The 2018 winners will be announced in October.

Teen Services Librarians

Erin Cataldi, Clark Pleasant Branch
317-535-6206

Kalen Jones, Franklin Branch
317-738-2098

Annemarie Wallace, Trafalgar Branch
317-878-9560

Amy Hamilton, White River Branch
317-885-1330