Teen

Upcoming Programs


Every Monday from 3:30-5:30 PM
For teens in grades 6 through 12

Teens can join us in playing the card game “Magic the Gathering” every Monday May through August from 3:30 to 5:30 PM! It will be casual gameplay for players of all skill levels. The library will have some starter decks available to borrow for those who don’t bring their own. No registration needed just come to the Storyhour Room and enjoy the card game and snacks.

 

Chess at the Library

Saturday, March 3 at 10:00 AM
Saturday, April 7 at 10:00 AM

Everyone welcome!
No registration required.

Love to play Chess and looking for a place to play or new people to challenge? One Saturday a month, we will have Chess sets out in the Michigan History Room for you to use. Bring a friend or meet a new opponent here! You may also bring your own set if you like. Please note: the Library will not be offering Chess tutorials at these events, however we will have written instructions available for new players.

 

Teen Community Service Opportunity

Wednesday, February 21 at 5:00 PM
For teens in grades 6-12
Register

For Middle School to High School aged students! Need service hours or just want to help out in the community? You can make cat and dog blankets, toys and feral cat houses for two local animal rescue groups – the Macomb County Animal Shelter and the Michigan Humane Society – at the library and get credit for volunteering for those organizations. Registration and volunteer application is required to participate. 

 

Teen Library Lab: Learn to use Microsoft Word

Wednesday, February 28 at 6:00 PM PM
For teens in 6th through 12th grade.
Register

Teens looking for help with Microsoft Word, tutor.com, researching help, and OverDrive, can join us for an hour-long computer session. Each lab will focus on a tutorial of a specific topic, but there will be time after for teens to stay and ask questions that we can try to help with.

 

Handmade Natural Soaps

Wednesday, March 7 at 4:00 PM
For teens in grades 6-12.
Registration required

Create natural, botanical soap that is sure to delight the senses. Using easy to follow recipes, you’ll create a good smelling soap for yourself or to use as a gift.

 

Teen Library Lab: Learn to use OverDrive

Wednesday, March 14 at 3:30 PM PM
For teens in 6th through 12th grade.
Register

Teens looking for help with Microsoft Word, tutor.com, researching help, and OverDrive, can join us for an hour-long computer session. Each lab will focus on a tutorial of a specific topic, but there will be time after for teens to stay and ask questions that we can try to help with.

 

Teen Advisory Board

Friday, March 16 at 3:30 PM
For teens in grades 6-12
Registration required. Must have volunteer application to get credit for the community service hours.

Need service hours or just want to make the library more fun for teens? The Teen Advisory Board is a place share ideas about activities, materials, and changes to make the library a destination for teens.

 

Teen Community Service Opportunity

Wednesday, March 21 at 3:30 PM
For teens in grades 6-12
Register

For Middle School to High School aged students! Need service hours or just want to help out in the community? You can make cat and dog blankets, toys and feral cat houses for two local animal rescue groups – the Macomb County Animal Shelter and the Michigan Humane Society – at the library and get credit for volunteering for those organizations. Registration and volunteer application is required to participate.