or by calling 248-628-3034.
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All programs are free!
It's Summer Reading Time!
Summer Reading 2017
How Does This Work?
*Register! Beginning Friday, June 9, Teens in 6-12 grades may sign up in person, online, or by phone. Register in person during the first week and be entered in a special prize drawing. (Note: Teens who register by phone or online must visit the Teen Desk to pick up a Summer Reading Packet).
*Read! Attend Programs! Complete Bingo Activities! Write Reviews! Teens will earn one ticket for each program they attend, each book they review, and each bingo board activity and bingo they complete. Tickets can be spent at the Prize Bookstore from July 31 through August 9. Please keep your ticket in a safe place. Lost tickets will not be replaced.
*Win Awesome Prizes! Teens can spend the tickets they’ve earned throughout the summer at our Prize Bookstore July 31-August 9 @ Noon-5 p.m. Additionally, fiveluckyTSRP participants will be chosen at random to win awesome prizes. Drawing will be held August 9.
*Volunteer! We will be in need of responsible teen volunteers to help out in the Youth, Teen, and Adult departments. Volunteers will do everything from keeping shelves in order to assisting with program prep to running the Youth and Teen Department’s Prize Bookstores. To find out how more, please ask at the Teen Desk. Bonus: Every completed 2-hour session is worth an additional ticket toward the Prize Book Store and Final Drawing.
*To attend Lock- In programs, you MUST register and bring a parent-signed permission slip.*
*Escape Room Lock-In
Friday August 11 @ 6-9 p.m.
Work together to solve the puzzles and escape the room! Pizza!
*Please note that these programs require registration. Spots are limited so be sure to register early!*
Friday July 7 @ 2-4 p.m.
Honilynn of Gilded Lotus Design hosts this hands-on workshop where you’ll learn all about Henna. Get a Henna design and try this unique art yourself.
*Marble Roller Coasters
Wednesday July 12 @ 3-4 p.m.
Build a roller coaster with pool noodles and Duct Tape.
Drop In Programming:
Every Monday @ 2-7 p.m. or until supplies run out
July 3—Duct Tape Crafts
July 24—Socktopous (MUST bring your own clean socks!)
*Perler Bead Hour
Wednesdays July 26 @ 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Our most popular Lock-In Craft now has it’s very own program!
Wednesday July 19 @ 2-4 p.m.
Drop in and play board games or cards. Bring a friend!
Summer is the perfect time to check out one of our year-round clubs!
Tuesdays July 11 & 25 @ 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Everybody loves Legos! Try a building challenge or use your imagination to just create!
*WoW—World of Words Creative Writing
Monday July 17 @ 4:30-5:30 p.m.
If you love to write, this one’s for you! Stop by and see what we’re all about!
*TAB—Teen Advisory Board
Thursday July 27 @ 5:30-6:30 p.m
It’s YOUR Teen Department! Stop by TAB and let us know what you think! We’ll be all ears!
Teen Book ReviewsYou know that book you just finished? You may have totally loved it. Or, you may have absolutely hated it. Now's your chance to recommend it to the world - or warn others to stay far away!
Stop by the Teen Desk and pick up a Teen Book review form, or find one on the displays in the Teen area. We post the best reviews on our Teen Blog.
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
Thursday, July 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
We want you to tell us what you want from your Teen Department!
Bring us your suggestions for books, movies, and music we should have. Tell us what programs you would like to attend. If you want to help plan behind the scenes, join TAB and get involved! This is your chance to make a difference in your library.
Call the Teen Desk 248-628-3034 to find out more.