What is Elgin Teens

Elgin Teens is the destination for all services, events, and groups serving Elgin Area’s teens.

Upcoming Events

Self-Care for Kids
Family Service Association
Start Date: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 When? Wednesdays from 5-6pm on Zoom for 8 weeks Who? Anyone ages 8-12 years old
Engage in a small group setting to learn different self-care techniques through art expression, psychoeducation, and discussion.
FSAintake@FSAelgin.org with the following information: - Child’s name - Guardian’s name - Telephone number
Zoom link will be emailed to clients upon registration

Clubs & Groups

Larkin High School Anime Club

9th-12th Grade Thursdays at 2:30pm

Watching anime, making art, hanging with friends, must be an attendee of Larkin High School or another U-46 high school.

Teen Writers Club

9th-12th Grade Monthly

For teens in grades 9-12, meets once a month in Studio 270 at the Gail Borden Public Library.

Manga and Anime Club

6th-12th Grade Every Other Month

For teens in grades 6-12, meets every other month at the Gail Borden Public Library.

Organizations & Services

Future Workforce Leaders Program at Elgin Community College
The program offers college tuition, career training, job search assistance, and employment opportunities .

Contact: Jespinoza@elgin.edu
Hours: 8 am - 4 pm
Services:College Tuition, Career Training

Studio 270 at the Gail Borden Public Library
Studio 270 is the place for high school students to hangout, make something amazing, and prepare for the future.

Contact: 847-695-7577, studio270@gailborden.info
Hours: Monday-Thursday 12-9, Friday – Saturday 12-6, Sunday 12-5
Services: Homework Help, Digital Media, College Readiness, Job Hunting, Crafts, & Gaming

Interested in your group or organization being listed in the Elgin Teens webpage? Contact Studio 270 at studio270@gailborden.info