Young Adults  (YA)

 
About

Whether you are interested in having fun, homework help, college planning, or job hunting, the Library has an awesome variety of materials, programs, and resources just for you.  Find the latest and the best in young adult books -many are available in audiobook and eBook format too.  The Library also has online resources and books to get you ready for life after high school. 

 

The Library also has a space dedicated just for Young Adults!  The Young Adult Lounge is located on the Main Floor.  Inside you will find books, graphics, manga, board games, charging stations, and rotating activities to complete by yourself or with a group of friends.

 

The Library is looking forward to meeting you and listening to your ideas and suggestions about the young adult collection or programs!  

 
 

Summer Reading Has Come To An End!

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Check back in May 2023 for a
new summer of fun!

Summer Reading
YA Picks

Look no further for ideas about what to read next. Check out our Teen Reader Resources for Staff Picks, Best Seller Lists, Award Winning Book Lists, and Reading Recommendations & Reviews . We also hope you'll stop by the library for our awesome selection of books, CDs, and movies - or just to use the Internet or hang out in the YA section.
 

Is there a book you hope we'll buy? Fill out our Suggest a Purchase Form!  Do you have a comment or an idea for us? Need help finding something or have a question about the library? Contact us at library@vwarner.org, chat with a staff member.

 
YA Programs

Upcoming Programs!

  • Dec 09, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    12 Days of Crafts is back with a Sweet Treats theme! Drop into the library to create a Silly Candy Cane Craft during library hours. The crafting station will be open each day until supplies run out. Advance registration is not required.
  • Dec 10, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    12 Days of Crafts final day! Drop into the library to create a Warm Hugs & Mugs Greenery Decoration & refreshments from 10AM-12PM. The crafting station will be open each day until supplies run out. Advance registration is not required.
  • Dec 12, 3:45 PM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Bring the winter wonderland indoors with your very own snow globe craft! You will be able to decorate the background however you like, fill it with snow, and put it together. Grown-ups don't worry, this is a dry craft! All supplies will be provided. Spots are limited and registration is required.
  • Jan 03, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Pick up free supplies to make an adorable pom pom bookmark to keep your place in your favorite book. Kits are available for pickup beginning Tuesday, January 3 while supplies last. One per person, please.
  • Jan 09, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.
  • Jan 12, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Clinton, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Try some retro styling out! Any image can be made with pixel art, and by using special melting beads we can make that art physical! From video game characters, to simple kawaii designs - we'll make it happen! Spots are limited and registration is required for this teen program. Ages 12-18.
  • Jan 17, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.
  • Jan 23, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.
  • Jan 30, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.
  • Feb 06, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.
  • Feb 13, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.
  • Feb 18, 2023, 1:00 PM
    Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N Quincy St, Clinton, IL 61727, USA
    Cozy up with a good book (or two) this winter. Visit the library beginning January 9 to register and pick up a reading log. Return the completed log to the library by February 18 to receive a special winter cocoa mug! The Winter Reading Challenge is free and open to the public. Suggested age is 5+.