Don’t forget to check our Calendar of Events to see everything happening at the library!

Teen Programs

Volunteer in the Library

Grades 6-12

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the library! Please complete the volunteer application, and we will contact you when a volunteer opportunity is available. 

Teen Time

Grades 6-12
Tuesdays @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Check out books, chat with friends, meet new people, study, read, or play games at this weekly event you won’t want to miss. The best part is, the library is open just for you teens only!

Parent/guardian permission is required to attend Teen Time. Permission slips are below, or feel free to pick one up at the Library front desk.

Teen Book Club

Grades 6-12
1st Tuesday of the Month
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Teen readers are invited to join the Bennington Public Library’s Teen Book Club! No sign-ups required. Happy reading!


Grades 6-12
3rd Tuesday of the month

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Join us any month for Teen BLAB (Bennington Library Advisory Board)! Meet with other teens to plan, market, discuss, and implement teen programming ideas. Community service hours are awarded for attending meetings.

Community Art Show

1st Saturday of the Month
All Ages
10:30-11:30 AM

At our monthly Community Art Show, you will have the opportunity to share your art with the community, be recognized for your talent, and meet other youth artists. After the Show, your art submissions will be displayed inside the library until next month’s show!

All members of the community are invited to attend the Community Art Show! You will be able to meet the artists and celebrate local artists. If you can’t attend the show, enjoy the art collection on display in our library during the month!

Open Art Studio

All Ages
Tuesdays @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Let the creative juices flow in our Open Art Studio! Each week the library will provide the art materials and space for artists to create. We welcome all things messy and creative! Participants can take their work home, or keep it at the library for display!