Teen Space at the Willmar Public Library
Next Meeting: Friday, October 7, 3:30-5:30pm
The Willmar Public Library is looking for 10 dedicated teens, age 13+, who want to help:
Apply here. Return completed forms to the Willmar Public Library Circulation or Reference Desk. Only 2 positions left!
Complete the scavenger hunt for a prize! More info at the Information Desk.
Monday, October 10, 5-8pm
Turn your favorite book/character into edible art. A prize will be given to the winning cupcake design!
Tuesday, October 11, 4-5pm
Have a book, movie, video game, etc. that you’re dying to talk about? Come chat about it!
Friday, October 14, 3:30-5:30pm
Come to the library for a place to just hangout and do whatever. We've got Super Smash Bros. on the Wii, a mobile computer lab, a variety of tabletop games, and plenty of spots to sit and read.
October 15, 12-2pm
Come test your YA book knowledge.
October 15, 2-4pm
Charlie is starting high school, a momentous and fairly joyous occasion ... if not for the fact that his best friend killed himself months before, and Charlie himself is recovering from a breakdown of sorts. It's a scary situation, until he befriends Patrick, a charismatic, openly gay senior with a closeted boyfried, and Patrick's step-sister, Sam, a sweet girl saddled with an unfair reputation. Then Charlie is forced to face his past again.
Rated PG-13. Runtime: 1hr 45min. Movie snacks provided!
Monday, October 17, 5-8pm
Come share your poems, short stories, etc. with other teens and get help with school writing assignments.
Tuesday, October 18, 4-5pm
The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare. In 1687 in Connecticut, Kit Tyler, feeling out of place in the Puritan household of her aunt, befriends an old woman considered a witch by the community and suddenly finds herself standing trial for witchcraft.
Come join us as we enjoy pizza and discuss this month's current book. Beware! There will be spoilers. Register for book club here. Teens 13+.
Saturday, October 22; 9am-4pm
Barry Allen wakes up 9 months after he was struck by lightning and discovers that the bolt gave him the power of super speed. With his new team and powers, Barry becomes "The Flash" and fights crime in Central City.
Rated TV-PG. Snacks provided!
Monday, October 24, 5:30-8pm
Roy rescues his son Alton from a religious cult in Texas, whose members worship the boy for his supernatural powers. Along with a state trooper, the pair go on a cross-country journey as they are hunted by federal agents, who believe Alton might be a threat to national security.
Rated PG-13. Runtime: 111 min. Movie snacks provided!
Wednesday, October 26, 5-8pm
Bring your art to share or create art with us! Art supplies provided.
Monday, October 31, 5-8pm
Make sure to wear your costume! There will be food, games, and a costume contest.
Help decide which books make it into this year’s Teens’ Top Ten! Vote for your top 3 picks online beginning August 15! Check out the display in the Teen Area to see this year’s nominees.
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