10. Because if the library doesn't have the book you are looking for it they can usually get it. Either through the OSL system or through inter-library loan.
9.Because if you are about to take the SATs and you didn't go to some super expensive class, you can find test prep resources there.
8. Because librarians are super cool people who want to help you. Our greatest desire is to make you happy and help you find what you are looking for!!!
7. Because of our movie selection. We have literally THOUSANDS of DVDs. If we don't have what you are looking for, we can often get it from another library and have it shipped to the CPL in just a couple short days.
6. Because we have FREE wi-fi and internet access.
4. Because it is a nice, peaceful place to hang out.
3. Because there are often FREE programs with the teen population in mind.
2. Because when you are there you are surrounded by some of the greatest minds in history, all at your fingertips.
and yes, I know it's been mentioned a lot, but it's true...
1. It's FREE, FREE, FREE, FREE FREE!!!!!!! Did I ever tell you that my favorite work is FREE!! It is, seriously, ask my kids and they will tell you!