(RR) = Registration Required (NR) = No Registration Required
Register for programs at the Kid's Circulation Desk or by contacting Katie: 309-446-9575 or firstname.lastname@example.org
To-Go Tween & Teen Programs
Take-It, Make-It Kits (NR)
Take a break and get creative with a Teen DIY Kit! We have new kits on the 1st and 15th of each month. Kits available while supplies last.
Battle of the Books (RR)
January 6-April 28
Do you have what it takes to become a Battle of the Books Champion? Students in Mrs. McKinty and Mrs. Shoff's 7th and 8th grade English classes are invited to create a Battle Team with friends, read this year's titles, take part in fun book-related activities, and then test your knowledge of the books in an epic (online) battle. Winners receive glory and gift cards. All participants receive extra credit and treats. Find a list of this year's titles here.
Levitating Lantern Workshop (RR)
Tuesday, April 20, 2:15-3:00pm
Harness the power of physics to engineer a mind-boggling magic trick - a levitating lantern that floats in thin air! Wire up the lantern, build the stand, and learn all about how tension and tensegrity make your "impossible" illusion possible! Limited to 10 participants. (PNG)
Black and White Photography (RR)
Thursday, April 29 6:00-7:00pm
Learn how to capture detail and add impact to your photographs by shooting in black and white with teacher and photographer Angie Sneeringer. Meet at the Jubilee Park College entrance. 6 digital cameras avaiable through the library; 4 additional spots available for students with their own camera. (PNG)
Game Design Workshop: Makey Makey Boost Jogger (RR)
Thursday, May 11, 6:00-7:00pm
You'll need fast feet for this workshop. Customize a racing game using Scratch programming and create controllers shaped like your feet. Then race your way to victory. Limited to 8 participants. (PNG)
Robot Sewable Circuit Workshop (RR)
Thursday, May 18, 2:15-3:30pm
Explore wearable technology, conductivity, and the science of sewable circuits! Sew up a soft, flexible circuit using conductive thread, add LEDs, then craft a robot keychain whose eyes light up when you touch its hand to its belly. Ready to glow? Limited to 10 participants. (PNG)
Teen Reads See what books and things are popular with other teens!
eBooks Download to computers, tablets, eReaders, and mobile devices.
Rocket Languages Learn or get help with world languages, also includes American Sign Language.
Note: You will need your library card barcode number and pin to access the above services. For assistance, please contact library staff.
Testing Practice & Resources (GED, College Prep)
Have questions about any of our services, contact Katie @ email@example.com