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Did you know that many of your summer reading books can be checked out and downloaded to your e-reader for free!?!
Go to this link and get started.



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Summer Reading

Click here to find out what books are on your school's list this summer!

We know that you have summer reading assignments for school, BUT you can sign up for the Unmask Summer Reading Program and win cool PRIZES! Sign up here!


Teens can S.A.I.L. through the summer
with an opportunity to serve their community
while learning and having fun at the same time.
2016 applications will be available in May 2016!
Further information is available here.

Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies Teen Buddy + Kid Buddy
= Summer Reading Fun!

The Ocean County Library can help!!
Are you too old for summer camp
but too young to work?
Stop by your local branch for more information!

2016 applications will be available in May 2016!


Be A Volunteer!
Whether working to fulfill a school commitment, to build a job resume, or to serve the community, Ocean County Library offers opportunities for teens ages 12 to 18. Plus it's a fun way to earn community service hours!

Additional Resources for Teens in Ocean County

2015 Summer Reading

Click Here to get answers about Teen Health and Wellness
Free access at any branch of the Ocean County Library
Free access from home - use your library barcode number.

College & Financial Aid and Jobs & Careers

Adolescent Resource Guide
     Looking for help in all the wrong places? Well, look no further! This guide compiled by the Ocean County Health Department is a source of reliable information for teens on agencies and organizations where you can get help for physical and mental health, pregnancy, family counseling, crisis intervention, and more. Requires Adobe Acrobat to open.

Great Reading for Teens - Recommended Booklists

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Teen Advisory Board

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