Teens

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The Learning Shop in Appleton will be stopping by to bring us some fun games and activites that are STEM related. There will be games and activities for all ages! A fun night for the family. Program held in Conference ABC. 

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:15pm

Join us for a 1v1 switch tournament!  The library has switches, but you may bring your own controller if you prefer.  Ages 18 and under. 

Prizes:

TBA Amiibo

TBA Amiibo

First place gets to choose their prize, second place get the other prize!

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.

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. 

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.

Read on Wisconsin began as a book club by Wisconsin First Lady, Jessica Doyle, in 2004.  In 2011, the Children’s Cooperative Book Center, at UW-Madison, took over administering the program.  Read On Wisconsin has been about connecting kids and teens with terrific books, and encouraging them to think and to talk about what they are reading, or what is being read to them.

Read the selected 2017-2018 books for your age level, answer the question for each book that you read and redeem your sheet to receive a prize for each book you share/read!  Read the designated amount for your level and earn a free book!  Redemption begins on September 5th and runs through December 30th. You must have your sheet with you to collect prizes.  You do not have to stay in your age category and can do multiple sheets if you so choose.  Reading logs are available in the youth room.

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