Summer Learning Challenge for teens

Summer fun at the Menlo Park Library. Starting Saturday, June 1, to Saturday, August 31, log your reading and learning for books and prizes! 
  • Starting June 1, pick up a Summer Learning Log at either the Main Library or the Belle Haven Branch Library and fill it over the summer with your activities or register online at summerlearners.org
  • Choose a free incentive book and an incentive prize!
  • Visit the library to enter a weekly prize drawing for tickets to fun locations around the Bay Area. 
  • Return your finished log or finisher badge between August 1-31, and you'll get another free book and enter the $1,000 college scholarship drawing!
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Upcoming events

Event Description Date

Paint Like Frida

Enjoy an evening of painting in Frida Kahlo’s style. Grades 4-12 are welcome.

Belle Haven Branch
Monday, Sept 9 @ 3:30-5:30pm
Registration required 
Teen Gaming

Monthly video gaming tournaments to
test your skills against your friends. Grades 4-12 are welcome.

Menlo Park Library, Teen Zone 
Friday, Sept 20
Friday, Oct 18
@ 3:00-5:00pm

Teen Internship Program

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Are you a teen looking for work experience? Consider applying for our Teen Library Internship Program!


  • Must be in grades 10-12
  • Commit to 56 hours during school year
  • Apply by Aug. 31, 2019

Contact Teen Librarian Gina Feil gifeil@menlopark.org


Teen Advisory Group

Want to earn volunteering hours and be involved in your Menlo Park community? Join other teens ages 13-18 in our Teen Advisory Group (TAG)! TAG shares ideas on our library's teen programs, Teen Zone contests, and more.