Parents of Teens

If you are looking for ideas to keep your teenager engaged and entertained, look no further. Here are just a few of the many library resources available to you and your family.

Check out our Online Learning resources. We have classes covering hundreds of topics all accessible from the comfort of your own home.

Need to keep your teenager engaged in their school reading? Want some tips on parenting at teen? Download an eBook or audiobook on the subject of your choice. Our eBooks and audiobooks are available for download 24/7.

Watch an educational documentary or show together using our free streaming services.

Have your teenager keep their school skills sharp via Brainfuse.

Invite your teenager to take a social distancing solo walk and capture photos of wildlife as a citizen scientist. Upload them to iNaturalist.org.

Not sure how to encourage social distancing with your tween or teen? Here are some suggestions from the Mayo Clinic of ways you can help your teen be successful at social distancing.

If all else fails and you, or your teen, need to escape for a little while, check out explore.org and watch the live streaming videos of puppies and kittens. We promise they’ll put a smile on your face!

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