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Teens: 6th- 12th Grades

April 2017

Thursday March 23rd @ 4:00 pm Teen Legos

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Thursday April 6th @ 4:00 pm Teen Book Club

Thursday April 13th @ 4:00 pm Teen Bingo-*pre-registration required

Thursday April 20th @ 4:00 pm- Harry Potter Writer's Group- 4th grade & up

Thursday April 27th @ 4:00 pm- Teen Legos

 

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Teen Hatch

Spend some time exploring the Library Maker Space, "Hatch". Registration at the Children's Desk is required as space is limited. Teen Hatch will be held on the following day and time:

  • Tuesday March 21st-4:00- 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday April 4th- 4:00- 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday April 18th- 4:00- 5:00 pm

School Year Programs

Teen programs are designed for participants 6th- 12th grades. See monthly youth calendar for dates and times.

  • Teen Book Club is the second Thursday of the month at 4:00 pm. The format changes from reading the same book with a discussion to sharing recently read books. Snacks are provided.

  • Harry Potter Writer's Club (4th grade & up) is scheduled the third Thursday of the month from 4:00- 5:00 pm. The Club includes writing exercises, reading, trivia and more.
  • Teen Minecraft activities are scheduled most months with days and times varying. Please see the calendar for details.

    Pre-registration required. This can be done by stopping in to the library or calling (515) 965-6460, opt. 4.

  • Teen "Hatch" is a time for teens to utilize and learn about the library's makerspace the "Hatch." The rooms at the library set aside for technology called the "Hatch" contain a 3-d printer, a sewing machine, a green screen and more.

    Teens can pre-register a variety of times throughout the month to participate. This can be done by stopping in to the library or calling (515) 965-6460, opt. 4.

  • Teen after hour programs occur at the library throughout the year. These programs occur on Friday nights after the library has closed, most often beginning at 5:30 pm. Activities might include movie night, Minecraft night, Choco-fest, Pizza taste test and more. Please see the calendar for details.

    Pre-registration required. This can be done by stopping in to the library or calling (515) 965-6460, opt. 4.

Teen Advisory Group-TAG

Teens (6th- 12th grades) who are interested in being an active part of the library through volunteering, assisting in Juvenile and Young Adult book selection and planning Teen Programs, TAG will be the group for you!  Come to the Kid's Desk a the Library to pick up an application!  If you have any questions please call Sherry Schlundt at (515) 965-6456.

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