Welcome To The TeenZone Activity Hub

We are glad you are here! We offer a large collection of materials to help you with school. Don’t forget that our library also offers a huge variety of free downloads, including music, movies, and apps for your smartphone. Ready to explore the TeenZone for yourself? Let’s get started.

The Teen Advisory Board

The Hamilton Easy Public Library TeenZone is all about… teens! That means that it’s important to our team to get the opinions of local teens about the library’s programs and services. We have an awesome crew of energetic teens that are helping us make our TeenZone a better place to be! Interested in joining?

Top Staff Pick

Through the Woods

By: Abbey Venable

Chains By: Laurie Anderson If an entire nation could gain its freedom, why can’t a 13 yr. old girl. Chains is the first book in a three book trilogy called Seeds of America, followed by Forge and Ashes. The author Laurie Anderson is a New…

Upcoming Events

  • 28 Feb
    Minecraft Open Play

    Minecraft Open Play is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-6:00 p.m.  All ages are welcome to play the educational version of Minecraft in the computer classroom on the second floor of the Noblesville Library. Children under the age of...

  • 28 Feb
    DIY: Duct Tape Crafts

    You can make that with duct tape?!!? Come to the Fishers Teen Zone and check out this awesome teen craft program featuring many cool duct tape creations. All supplies will be provided to our participants. TEENS ONLY, grades 6-12 please.

  • 02 Mar
    Fishers Teen Advisory Board

    Calling all TAB members...we need your help at the Dr. Seuss Birthday program. Instead of our normal monthly meeting, we'll be assisting the Fishers Youth Services Department with games and crafts. "Today you are you! That is truer than true!...

  • 04 Mar
    Dungeons and Dragons Afternoon for Teens

    Do you love playing Dungeons and Dragon?  Would you like to learn how to play?  Grab your RPG friends and come into the Noblesville TeenZone for an afternoon of D&D and snacks!  All skill levels welcome.  For those in grades...

Meet The Teen Team

Lori Holewinski

Noblesville Youth Services Manager

Lori HolewinskiLori began working at the Hamilton East Public Library in January 1994. Lori chose to work in Youth Services because she wanted to be part of providing children a place to learn, grow and engage with their community. “I love to watch children and their families enjoying the space, getting excited about books and ideas and having fun at programs.”

Favorite Book: Little Women, Louisa May Alcott

Super Power Of Choice: The ability to fly.

When I dance, I look like: I am extremely uncoordinated – however, I love to do it anyway!

If I were an animal, I would be: A horse because they are beautiful and peaceful.

Melissa Dragoo

Fishers Youth Services Manager

Melissa DragooMelissa joined the Hamilton East Public Library in 2008. She has always loved working with children and teens. By chance, she ended up at the Hamilton East Public Library and never looked back. “I love working with the families who come to our library.” Melissa’s favorite part of her job is matching a reader to the perfect book and hearing all the cute things kids say.

Favorite Book: Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery

Super Power Of Choice: To control the weather, like Storm from X-Men.

When I dance, I look like: A unicorn that just spotted a rainbow.

If I were an animal, I would be: A cheetah because they are the fastest animals in the world.

Do you have ideas or questions about the TeenZone? We’d love to hear.