Young Adult Services
7th to 12th grade
7th to 12th grade
APRIL 2018 YA Programs
Tuesdays at 4:30 - Video gaming: Prove you got game and join other gamers in our weekly Video game tournament! Games from all across all systems. Fabulous prizes to be won! Tournaments will be held inside Children's activity room. MAX 20
Wednesday, April 11th 3:00pm to 6:30pm - Celebrate Poetry Day!: Let chocolate inspire you to create some of your best poetry! Ages 7th grade through Senior year.
Thursday, April 19th at 4pm - TEEN Talk: Join Veronika and Manny from Youth Outreach to discuss various issues teens face daily and how to develop healthy coping skills. AGES Jr & Sr. High school
Wednesday, April 25th at 4pm - Throwback movie: FREEDOM WRITERS - A dedicated teacher (Hilary Swank) in a racially divided Los Angeles school has a class of at-risk teenagers deemed incapable of learning. Instead of giving up, she inspires her students to take an interest in their education and planning their future. She assigns reading material that relates to their lives and encourages them all to keep journals
Thursday, April 26th at 6:30pm - YOS (Youth Outreach Services) Parent Night: Located in the YS Activity room. Topic discussed: Peer pressure and Awareness of Substance usage. Light refreshments will be served.
August 1, 2016
Attention Teen Volunteers:
Thank you so much for your continued interest in volunteering at Bridgeview Public Library. At this time the volunteer program has been suspended until further notice.
Head of Reference & Adult and Teen Services
- Trinity Lutheran Church in Oak Lawn can use some help doing odd jobs. Call the church at 708-422-0193.
- Animal Welfare League in Chicago Ridge always needs help walking dogs, cleaning cages and keeping shelter animals company 708-636-8586.
- St. Linus Catholic Church in Oak Lawn takes volunteer groups to the city to help out at other churches 708-422-2400.
- American Cancer Society in Tinley Park 708-633-7770.
- The Greater Chicago Ferret Association needs volunteers for its ferret shelter. Call 708-442-8650.
- Park Lawn Association has volunteer opportunities working with intellectually challenged adults. Call 708-425-3344.
- The Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn 708-423-6709.
- Operation Blessing in Crestwood, Monday through Friday, 4-to 6-hour volunteers shifts in the food pantry. Ask for Frank. Tell him Mary sent you, 708-597-6326.
- The Garden Center Services (Burbank) has volunteer opportunities supporting persons with developmental disabilities 708-636-0054.
- The Children’s Farm at the Center in the Palos Park 708-361-3650.
- Palos Community Hospital Student Volunteers 708-923-4041. http://www.paloscommunityhospital.org/app/files/public/1191/pdf-studentvolunteerapp.pdf
- Advocate Christ Medical Center Volunteer program 708-684-8000.
- AMITA Health Hinsdale & La Grange Volunteer program contact Sandy Mueller by email at Sandra.firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Little Company of Mary Hospital Volunteer program 708-229-5280.
- American Red Cross Youth Volunteer opportunities
- American Red Cross Volunteer opportunities near you
- Teen Life Volunteer Opportunities
- Sunrise of Palos Park Senior Living 708-361-3577.
- Hickory Nursing Pavilion 708-598-4040.
- BRIA Health Services of Palos Hills 708-598-3460.
- Moraine Court Supportive Living 708-594-2700.
- West Suburban Humane Society 630-960-9600
- Adopt a pet.com volunteering opportunities
- Hinsdale Humane Society 630-323-5630
- P.A.W.S. of Tinley Park Junior Volunteer Program 1-815-464-7298
- Mosque Foundation Food Pantry 708-430-6888
- Pilgrim Faith United Church of Christ Food Pantry 708-422-4200
- Bethany Lutheran Food Pantry 630-257-7953
- Westmont Food Pantry 630-969-7848
- Lemont United Methodist Church Open Pantry 630-257-5210
- Saint Blaise Church 708-458-0007
- Saint Fabian Catholic Church 708-458-599-1110
- Saint Patricia Parish & School 708-598-5222
- Sacred Heart Church 708-974-4098
- Hickory Hills Adopt A Platoon Program - Contact Jim Kruse at 630-484-8867 or email email@example.com