Pre-Teens & Teens

TeenHQ: Teen Center

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

SJ Engage

Local youth ages 13-24: Empower. Act. Make a Difference.

Teens Reach: Community Service

Youth council for the San José Public Library, providing a key way for young adults to build their leadership skills and become library advisors and advocates.

Homework Help - Online Resources

Online resources to help with homework assignments for children and teens.

Events for Teens

Fun and educational events and community service activities for pre-teens (ages 10-12) and teens (ages 12-18).

Teen Reads

Book and media recommendations for teens.

Life Skills Academy

A program designed for the high school student planning on leaving it all behind for college or the work force.

SJ Aspires

Providing San Jose’s students with the skills and knowledge needed to achieve their academic or career goals.

Latest Blogs

Being Thankful: Making a Gratitude Journal

Learn about the value of writing a Gratitude Journal, which studies show increases happiness.

Ila Langner
11/23/2020 - 10:00 PM

YA Friday: Transgender Awareness Week

In honor of Transgender Awareness Week, we've highlighted some YA books that raise visibility about transgender teens and the issues they face.

Megan Maloy
11/20/2020 - 9:00 AM

3 Random Anime for the Beginning Viewer

Review of 3 random anime series by a beginning viewer.

Ila Langner
11/19/2020 - 10:00 PM