Fort Bend County Libraries offers fun, online programs specifically designed for high school-age teens in grades 9 through 12.

In December, the programs will be live-streamed via Webex, and registration is required.

These activities will be online ONLY; they will NOT be in-person.

Young Adult Advisory Councils

“YA Advisory Council” – Tuesday, Dec. 14, 4-5 p.m.; Wednesday, Dec. 15, 4-5 p.m.; Tuesday, Dec. 21, 4-5 p.m.; or Wednesday, Dec. 22, 4-5 pm. Teens can earn volunteer-service hours by expressing ideas, organizing upcoming activities, and suggesting new programs and books that would be of interest to young adults at the library.

Online Gaming for Young Adults

“Live: JackBox Game Session” – Tue, Dec. 7, 4 p.m. Have fun playing games virtually with JackBox! Play trivia competitions, improv games, and more!

Young Adult Book Clubs “YA Book Club” – Wed, Dec. 8, 4-5 p.m. This month, readers will discuss The Wrath & the Dawn, written by Renée Ahdieh.

This book selection is in print and on OverDrive; call George Memorial Library to check availability of additional print copies.

• Sienna Subtext: Graphic Novel & Animé Club -- Thursday, Dec. 9, 4-5 p.m. The book to be discussed is Grumpy Cat/Garfield, created by Mark Evanier. This title is available digitally on hoopla.

• Heavy Inks Graphic Novels Book Club -- Sat, Dec. 18, 11 a.m.- noon. The book to be discussed is Spider-Gwen, Vol 0-2, created by Jason Latour. This title is available in print; call George Memorial Library to check on availability of additional print copies.

“YA Book Club” – Wed, Dec. 22, 4-5 p.m. This month, readers will discuss Scythe, written by Neal Shusterman.

This title is available in print and on OverDrive; call the Cinco Ranch Branch Library to check on availability of additional print copies The activities are free and open to the public.

Registration is required; a link to the live-streamed Webex session will be emailed to participants who register. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Classes & Events,” select “Virtual Programs,” and find the program on the date indicated. For more information, call the Fort Bend County Libraries’ Communications Office (281-633-4734).

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