For Teens

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!


2017 Teen Film Festival
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
Greenwood Public Library

The Teen Film Festival was created to highlight the talents of student filmmakers, introduce teens to new technology, and to award creativity and encourage further study in the arts.  Students in grades 9-12 are invited to create an original video for the chance to win a prize and be named Festival Winner!


More information about the 2017 Teen Film Festival

To see previous festival submissions, visit the Teen Film Festival YouTube channel.



Teens' Top Ten

The 2017 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 2017 winners will be announced in October.




Teen Services Librarians

Erin Cataldi, Clark Pleasant Branch

Kalen Jones, Franklin Branch

Annemarie Wallace, Trafalgar Branch

Erin Kirchhoff, White River Branch