Teens & YA @ BPL

"I Am" Poetry Contest


April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate by entering the “I Am" Poetry Contest. Submit an original poem that reflects your individuality, hopes & dreams, who you are, and who you want to be.

Entries are due Saturday, April 22 and can be turned in at the Information Desk or via email to reference@brookfieldlibrary.info


Upcoming events for teens!


Monday, February 20, 4-5:30 p.m.- AniManga Club. Join us for Pocky and other snacks as we watch Anime!

Wednesday, February 22, 4:00-5:00 p.m.- T.A.B. (Teen Advisory Board)- Hang with friends and voice your opinions on how to improve Teen and Young Adult services at the Brookfield Public Library.

Friday, February 24, 6:30-8:30 p.m.- After Hours- If you are ages 12-high school, join us for gaming and snacks after the library closes!

Michael L. Printz Award, 2017.


The Michael L. Printz award for excellence in literature for Young Adults was awarded on Monday, January 23. Congratulations to the winner, March: Book Three, created by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell!

There were four Printz Honor Books named as well: Asking for It, by Louise O'Neill, The Passion of Dolssa by Julie Berry, Scythe by Neal Shusterman, and The Sun is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon.