Teen Events

We offer monthly events for teens, including crafts, movies, and book groups. Past programs include Candy Sushi, Fortune Telling, Book-making workshops, sewing workshops, Henna, and Cupcake Decorating. We also offer a monthly Teen Literature Book Club for adults who love to read YA!



Click here to download this month’s full color print calendar: June 2018 Calendar


Required Summer Reading Books
Available Starting Thursday, June 21st

The Abbot Public Library Teen Room will have books available from the following required summer reading lists:

  • Tower School (students entering 7th and 8th grade)
  • Marblehead Veterans Middle School
  • Marblehead High School (CP1, Honors, and AP)

Books will be available starting Thursday, June 21st. Please note that required summer reading books are limited to 3 books per teen, are not renewable, and are first come/first serve. If you have any questions, please see the Teen Librarian.


Teen Summer Reading Program
Thursday, June 21st – Friday, August 31st, during Library hours

Since you need to read over the summer anyway, why not win some prizes while you’re at it? The Teen Summer Reading Program will kick off on Thursday, June 21st. All summer, teens entering grades 7-12 will receive prize tickets for the following activities:

  • Checking out books
  • Participating in the Summer Community Service programs
  • Filling out a Book Review Sheet (found in the Teen Room)
  • Completing the Teen Reading Challenge 2018

Each prize ticket will include a chance to win an instant prize AND will be an entry into our end-of-summer Grand Prize Drawing!

For more details or to get started, stop by the Teen Room!


Teen Summer Community Service
Monday, June 25th and Thursday, June 28th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Teens who are entering grades 7-12 are invited to take part in the Summer Community Service group in the Teen Room! Each week we’ll have a new project designed to brighten our community and our world. You can drop in once, come every week, or do whatever fits your schedule. If you have questions or want to sign up, email Heather at waddell@noblenet.org.