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Teen Online Book Club


Did you know that the Teen Zone has an Online Teen Book Club? It's completely free to join and you can post your thoughts about books ANYTIME. Click here to check it out on Goodreads. Goodreads is a site where you can rate your favorite books, get book recommendations, and join online book clubs like ours. 


Our book of the month for August is Airman by Eoin Colfer, but you can join in on any of our previous book discussions. Previous titles include Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell, Cinder by Marissa Meyer, and more!  

Manga Club



Manga, comics, or graphic novels—we talk about them all! Manga Club is a place where you can talk about your favorite series with other fans and recommend new books or DVDs for the Library's collection!

Our next meeting:

 Wednesday, August 20th from 5:00-6:00 PM

in the Court House Library Storytime Room

Manga Club is open to teens ages 13 to 18.



Dungeons & Dragons




Join us for 3/3.5 edition Dungeon & Dragons on Wednesdays at Court House Library from 3:00 to 5:00 PM! Bring your character sheet or make one here. If you have never played this fantasy game before, we will teach you how to play! Open to ages 13-18.


Game Night

  Play the latest in console gaming (Wii, PS3, and XBOX 360), plus tons of other games like Apples to Apples, Munchkin, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Magic the Gathering! Ages 13-20 at the Court House Library every Thursday from 3:00 to 5:30 PM.



Minecraft Club!

                                       minecraftransparentAges 13 and up are invited to the Court House Library for Minecraft Club!

We'll be building and creating on the library's Minecraft Server
Friday, August 29th at 3:00pm
at Court House Library TLC
Open to teens 13 and up!

Questions? Contact Amanda or Laura at 463-6357

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2014 Teen Summer Reading Has Ended!

on Monday, 18 August 2014. Posted in Main Page

The 2014 Teen Summer Reading program has come to an end but what an awesome summer! 

Can you believe that you all have read 229,923 pages?! AMAZING!

Our Grand Prize Winner!
Gracie from Villas, NJ 
Our Most Pages Read Winner!
Becca from CMCH, NJ

Have you taken our Summer Reading Survey yet? If not, please help us make next year's summer reading even better and fill out our survey! It's super short, only 10 questions, and should take about five minutes to complete.

Thanks so much, everyone, for making Teen Summer Reading as awesome as you!2014TeenSummerReading

2014 Teen Photography Contest Winners!

on Monday, 18 August 2014. Posted in Main Page

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Teen Photography Contest "Ready, Set, Capture" sponsored by Sturdy Savings Bank and brought to you by the Cape May County Library!
The contest was open to all teens from twelve to eighteen years old. The winning photos will be displayed at the Cape May Court House Library for the month of September. Winners are as follows:

Grand Prize Winner:
Savannah Kohler 
West Grove, PA
"Spring Day- Pink Flower"

Grand Prize 
Cape May County Category  
First Place:
Jackie Payne
Villas, NJ
"Bay Watch"
Second Place:
Bella Lentz
Philadelphia, PA
"Foam Trail"
Third Place:
Abigail Lehr
Landenberg, PA 
"Shells at Waters Edge- Stone Harbor, NJ"
Honorable Mention:
Savannah Kohler
West Grove, PA
"Walk on the Beach"
People Category  
First Place:
Abigail Lehr
Landenberg, PA
"Grand Canal-Venice, Italy"
Second Place:
Taylor Profit
Cape May Court House, NJ
"A Day in Paradise"
Third Place:
Jackie Payne 
Villas, NJ
"Reflection on the Wall"
Honorable Mention:
Victoria Shahinian
Lebanon, NJ
"SK8R Boy"
Nature Category  
First Place:
Nicole Lynn Flanagan
Green Village, NJ
"Indian Head"
Second Place:
Giorgio Steele
North Cape May, NJ
"Penny the Owl"
Third Place:
Giorgio Steele
North Cape May, NJ
"Sun Filtering Through the Clouds on a Snowy Day"
Honorable Mention:
Calen Connell
Woodbine, NJ
"Getting Barreled in Ocean City, NJ"

Announcing the Teen Zone Newsletter!

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in Main Page

Did you know the Cape May County Library Teen Zone has a free email newsletter? To stay up-to-date on new library materials and programs for teens ages 13-18, click the button below. After entering your email address, be sure to select the checkbox next to the Teen Zone Newsletter. We will keep your contact information secure and you can unsubscribe at any time.



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Staff Picks of the Month! June 2014

on Monday, 05 May 2014. Posted in Main Page

Hello Everyone! It's June! School is out and we're gearing up for a grand summer. Here in the Teen Department at the Cape May County Library, we're looking forward to reading on the beach, new books, and Teen Summer Reading. 
Check out what else we're into this month!

  What we're reading... What we're listening to... Bonus field!



assassinsblade thefaultinourstars ruinandrising
Laura thewinnerscurse staygold ruinandrising
Vicki shatterme RedGreatestHitsQuennalbumcover pompeii

Download audiobooks and eBooks from home!

on Monday, 09 June 2014. Posted in Main Page


Did you know that the Cape May County Library allows you to choose from hundreds of audiobooks and eBooks that you can download to your device? We have great titles for use on your computer, smartphone, eReader, or other mobile device. All you need is your library card! Check out all of our available downloadables here!

Our Most Popular of 2013!

on Thursday, 26 December 2013. Posted in Main Page

Here they are! Our most popular teen fiction, manga and graphic novels, and nonfiction books this year checked out by you, our great patrons of the library! Below is the top ten of 2013! 

1.  eleanorpark  beuatifulcreaturesmanga minecraftfordummies 
2.  allegiant blackbutler12 hyrulehistoria
3.  theelite boxers adventuretimeencyclopedia
4. thekiss darkhunters secretsoftopstudents
5. Ali PrettyLittleLies maxride7 101toptipsfromprofessionalmanga
6. fifthwave Pandorahearts14 girlguide
7. Crushed ph15 badgirls
8. privateschool blackbutler14 bullyingunderattack
9. unravelme saints mortalinstrumentscompanion
10. indigospell xtremexmen catchingfirecompanion

2013 Teen's Top Ten!

on Monday, 21 October 2013. Posted in Main Page

It's here! It's here! The official 2013 Teens' Top Ten titles have been announced!

Voting for the 2013 Teens' Top Ten took place on YALSA's website from August 15 through Teen Read Week, Oct. 13- 19.
This year, there were 28 nominees that competed for the "top ten" list. Over 32,000 votes were cast.For more information about the Teens' Top Ten, please click here to visit YALSA's website.

Without further ado, here are the 2013 Teens' Top Ten titles! Click on the book cover to put your copy on hold today!

codenameverity           falseprince 

Code Name Verity
by Elizabeth Wein



The Flase Prince
by Jennifer Nielsen


Insurgent    PushingtheLimits

by Veronica Roth



Pushing the Limits
by Katie McGarry


PoisonPrincess   RavenBoys

Poison Princess
by Kresley Cole



The Raven Boys
by Maggie Stiefvater


Crewel   EveryDay

by Gennifer Albin



Every Day
by David Levithan


KillMeSoftly   Butter
Kill Me Softly
by Sarah Cross
by Erin Jade Lange


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