The Selden Building will be closed on July 16th, 17th, and 18th to allow for installation of the new lobby floor. We appreciate the community’s continued patience and support as we complete the final stages of this renovation.

Teens

Teen Spaces


Club 5-6-7

Club 5-6-7 is a an area for young teens between 5th through 8th grade. Club 5-6-7 is located on the Youth Services side bridging the gap between the Youth and Underground area. Club 5-6-7 is a space for teens to hang out, read books, and use the PCs available just for them.

The Underground- Centereach

The Underground, named for its location on the lower level of the library, is a space for teens in 8th -12th grade. The Underground has 16 PC computers and four Mac computers for teen use along with a laser printer. The Underground features a teen programming room with sliding stained glass doors, complete with a media console that houses a flat-screen TV and a PlayStation 3 for gaming and watching movies.

The Underground at Middle Country has an extensive collection of the latest in new and classic young adult literature, non-fiction, biographies, graphic novels, test book collection, and media of special interest to teens. Media includes a circulating video game collection, audiobooks, Playaways, and CD-Roms.

Teen Resource Center (TRC)- Selden

The TRC is located in the Selden building and is a space dedicated for teens in 6th-12th grade who can participate in a full range of activities that include drama, music and art programs, an Anime Club, Science and Technology Club, Friday Night Drop-In programs, teen dances and cooking programs. The TRC also has games, pamphlets, and magazines for teen use.