Teen Loft

Teen Services at PPL offers teens a place to learn, and explore; to meet, create, think, and discover the possibilities.
Library resources are available to all teens and teen programming is offered regularly and through our Teen Squads.

Monday: 2:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday: 2:00 - 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 2:00 - 7:00 pm (beginning January 2024)
Thursday: 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Friday: 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

The Teen Services staff reserves the right to temporarily close the Teen Loft. In these instances, a sign will be posted on the door and notice will be given on the Teen Instagram page. Library patrons can always receive assistance and request teen materials at the Information Services desk on Level 2.


Phone (401) 455-8119

Kate Aubin
Head of Youth Services


Mollie Goldblum
Teen Librarian


Lydia George
Teen Educator


Mario Orellana
Youth Services Specialist


The Teen Loft offers:

  • Loanable tech kits
  • Teen Book Collection
  • Teen Services Staff
  • Laptops
  • iPads
  • Drawing tablets
  • Computer printer
  • Art supplies
  • Headphones

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PPL and the My City, My Place summer employment program taught me a lot of valuable skills and really helped me to discover that public speaking is something I’m good at.

- Marieme

Participant in the My City, My Place program and Teen Squad alum

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