“Breakin’ News” — A New Event

recap by Nina Dinan age 13 Breakin’ News is a recently organized monthly discussion for teens during which news, politics,

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Youth Mental Health First Aid: Workshop at the Library

Recap by Alicia Zhang, age 13 On Monday, April 17, 2017, the Central Library hosted a Youth Mental Health First

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Ceiling in the Floor – Lineage Dance

recap by Alaina Joby,  Grade 9 The Pasadena Public Library hosted the Lineage Dance Company for a performance on February

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Wonderland Murder Mystery

It’s a Mad Hatter Tea Party!  But beware:  something sinister lurks in Wonderland.  It’s a land of stories, but who’s telling

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Mermaids, Magic, and String Theory: How Authors Create Fantasy Worlds

Transcript by Hadley Willman, grade 11 Photos by Katie Ferguson The second panel of the Pasadena Loves YA event was

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Inaugural National Coming Out Day

event recap by McKenna Blackshire, grade 8            Pasadena’s first National Coming Out Day Event was like a mini, more personal

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Pasadena Loves YA 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s Pasadena Loves YA. This was our third teen festival here at Pasadena

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Scratch — teen teaches kids programming

by Kara Eng, grade 12 In the Beginner’s Workshop for Scratch, children 8-12 learned the basics of using coding. Scratch

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YA Book Club — The Eye of Minds

August Recap by Hadley Willman, grade 11 The Eye of Minds by James Dashner The YA book club met this

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Welcome to Night Vale Review

review by Bella Arguello, grade 9 Welcome To Night Vale is a fictional podcast mimicking a small community radio in

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