Teens

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for critiquing and writing sessions as a group! Meets in the Conference AB with novelist extraordinaire Sarah Read guiding the way.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm

Teens in grades 5+, join us for fun activities! 1/22 Fortnite, 1/29 Switch Play, 2/5 Candy Sushi, 2/12 Fortnite, 2/19 Switch Play, 2/26 Perler Beads, 3/5 Shrinky Dink, 3/12 Fortnite, 3/19 Switch, 3/26 Cookie Decorating, 4/2 Watercolor Painting, 4/9 Fortnite, 4/16 Rock Your Peeps, 4/23 Switch Play, 4/30 Play Dough Fun, 5/7 Fortnite, 5/14 Switch, 5/21 Legos & 5/28 Cookie Decorating. 

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Join us the fourth Thursday of each month for some adventure on the Library’s own Minecraft server! Work together or on your own creations. For 3rd grade and up.  Registration required. Please note that the library has an expectation that patrons conduct themselves in a civil manner while playing in the game world.  Parents/Guardians are required to stay in the room for the duration of the program.  Meets in Tween/Teen Computer Lab.

To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk).

Registration Dates: 

  • February registration date: 2/8
  • March registration date:3/8
  • April registraiton date: 4/12
  • May registration date: 5/10

No registration necessary in June, July or August. 

 

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Would you like to learn more about your credit? This presentation will provide you with great information to help you stay on top of your credit.

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us for an hour of coding activities.  Activities may range from coding board games, robotics, Legos and ipads with Osmos.  For grades three and up. Meets in the Conference Room. Class will meet in the Board Room in April.   

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join facilitators from Celebrate Diversity Fox Cities as they lead us in meaningful and respectful conversations around the topics of homelessness and poverty as part of the Fox Cities Reads 2019 events. Objectives of the event include exploring what you learned from reading Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, sharing your thoughts on homelessness and poverty as a result of reading the book, and brainstorm on actions that can be personally taken to help end homelessness and poverty in our communities. 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Join us at 1,000 Islands as we learn about naturalist John Audubon. Class will include a short lecture on the naturalist, followed by some natural and artistic activities inside and outside to take our learning further. For this class, participants will need to bring:

This class is intended for school-age students and up. Please dress for cold weather as we will be spending time outdoors.

Registration required and begins 3/26. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Registration is only for this specific class. To participate in other classes in this series, please register when our registration dates open.

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Students in grades 5 and up can participate in our new Roblox Club! Please note that the library has an expectation that patrons conduct themselves in a civil and respectful manner while playing in the game world.Those that conduct themselves inappropriately while playing may be asked to leave the program after one warning. Meets in Tween/Teen Computer Lab. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk).

Registration Dates: 

  • February registration date: 1/25
  • March registration date: 2/22
  • April registraiton date: 3/29
  • May registration date: 4/26

No registration necessary in June, July or August. 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come make some fun projects out of recycled books! This program will have projects for all ages, so everyone is welcome to come and try to fold, cut and glue together some neat projects with old and unsuable books. 

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us the third Thursday of each month for Lego Lab.  Each month we will feature a different building activity.  Each activity will include a brief presentation on the featured construction tied to STEM.  Themes may include: patterns, inventions, bridges, robots, homes, animals and more!  For students in grades K-5. Meets in Conference ABC.

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Want to see the book sale before everyone else, get half price on your books, and help the Library?! Become a friend of the library! For $10, you can get a two year membership to the Friends and will get these benefits at each sale. The Friends of the Library are critical to the Library because they help to purchase new materials and grant funds to all those great programs you are enjoying at the library. Current Friends members welcome and you can become a Friend right at the door that day to gain access to the sale before everyone else! 

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 9:00am to 8:00pm
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

Join us for a used book sale to benefit the Friends of the Library. If you sign up to be a Friend of the library, you will get half-price on books for the next four sales! Prices range from .25 to $1. 

The $1 a bag sale will be held on Friday, May 3rd and Free Day is Saturday, May 4th.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Join us at the Library as we learn about naturalist Rachel Carson. Class will include a short lecture on the naturalist, followed by some natural and artistic activities inside and outside to take our learning further. For this class, participants will need to bring:

This class is intended for school-age students and up. Please dress for weather as we will be spending time outdoors. Class will be held at the Library.

Registration required and begins 4/23. To register, stop by the service desk or call 766-6340 (press for service desk). Registration is only for this specific class. To participate in other classes in this series, please register when our registration dates open.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come read some fantastic YA fiction, discuss it with friends, vote on your favorites, and help make sure the library is stocking your favorite titles and authors!  We'll choose books as a group and have a seasonal party to celebrate our Reader's Choice Award winner. There will be snacks!

Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Interested in seeing the inside of electronics and equipment? Want to take things like phones and toasters apart but don't want to get in trouble for ruining them if you can't get them back together? Then Hackerspace is for you! We will have an array of items for you to take apart! This class is best for grades 5+. Class held in Conference Room ABC.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

9:30a-10:00a Super Hero Storytime

10:30a-11:30a Super Hero Cuff Making

12:00p-12:30p  Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes! (30 min TV-Y7) Bring a lunch to eat while you watch!

1:00p-2:00p Avengers Bingo

2:30p-3:30p Super Hero Mask Making

4:00p-5:00p Avengers Trivia

6:30p-7:30p Super Hero Lego Lab

Additional craft activities, scavenger hunt, and selfie station will be available in the youth and adult fiction areas.

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