Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Creative Writing Contest
Wednesday, October 1 – Friday, October 31
Beginning October 1, submit your own original, peculiar story of up to 2,000 words about one of our featured photos.
Prizes include copies of Ransom Riggs’ book, Hollow City (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children) and posters.
Winners notified by Saturday, November 15.
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So, Happy Teen Read Week! What exactly is Teen Read Week? That's a great question. It's an annual initiative celebrated in October in libraries across the country to encourage teens to read, visit, and use libraries often.
In the spirit of Teen Read Week, here are just four of many services at Palatine Library you might be interested in:
Got a question? You don't have to call! Chat with a librarian during library hours.
@ the Library
Looking for a quiet place to work alone or with a group? Reserve a study room at the Main Library.
We have eight rooms available for up to two hours at a time.
If you have a Palatine Library card, you can reserve the room in advance. Contact the Reference Desk for details: 847-358-5881 ext. 167.