TeenHQ: Teen Center

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Be You at TeenHQ

TeenHQ is unavailable while libraries are closed due to COVID-19

TeenHQ is the teen center headquarters located at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library in downtown San Jose. It is a place designed exclusively by and for teens in middle and high school.

This teen dream hub provides the best environment for innovation to flourish. At TeenHQ, you can be you!


150 E San Fernando St., San José, CA 95112

Elizabeth Nolan
Elizabeth Nolan


Monday 9 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday 9 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday 9 AM - 8 PM
Friday 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 5 PM

  Holiday Closures

TeenHQ Gamer Lounge

Hang out with your friends and play some video games.

TeenHQ Makerspace

Space with manufacturing equipment for teens to create and design custom products.

TeenHQ Recording Studio

Private recording booth and mixing boards where music can be produced, recorded, edited and saved.

TeenHQ Hangout

The best place in the TeenHQ to chat, read a book, and kickback and relax in the library